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Riverview Daily Summaries

October 2015
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
October 2015 Average -   -      
Oct 1962-2014 Average 12.7   23.2      
Oct 1962-2014 Highest 22.8 14th 2006 38.0 13th 2004    
Oct 1962-2014 Lowest 5.6 8th 1998 13.4 3rd 1967    
October 2015 Total         - 0 day(s)
Oct 1905-2014 Average Total         76.3 13.0 day(s)
Oct 1905-2014 Wettest Total         292.8 1916
Oct 1905-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         111.3 22nd 1960
Oct 1905-2014 Driest Total         2.1 1971
Jan-Oct 2015 Total         306.6 25 day(s)
Jan-Oct 1905-2014 Average Total         971.3 141.6 day(s)
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8258°S 151.1556°E 40m AMSL
Commenced 1905
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Weather News

How drought pushed well-known Queensland cattle breeder to move to King Island for rainfall

07:03 EDT

A well known Queensland stud cattle breeder says years of drought and the changing climate is why his family sold its Queensland property and relocated half their herd to King Island.

Reduced market options for wheaten hay: exporter

16:14 EDT

Farmers across of Australia have been forced to cut areas of their cereal crops for wheaten hay, despite the product's lack of appeal on international markets.

Healthy rain along the QLD coast

15:23 EDT

Parts of coastal QLD received their heaviest October rain in five years.