Sydney Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||18.4||5 day(s)|
|February 1859-2014 Average Total||118.0||12.5 day(s)|
|February 1859-2014 Wettest Total||630.6||1990|
|February 1859-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||243.6||3rd 1990|
|February 1859-2014 Driest Total||3.0||1939|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||268.2||18 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1859-2014 Average Total||219.1||24.7 day(s)|
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
Perth hit a scorching 40.4 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.
After a wet start to the year, southeastern Australia is drying out, beginning its driest spell in about two months.
Around 20 cars became partially submerged after falling through a temporary car park established on Wisconsin's frozen Lake Geneva on Saturday local time.