West Channel Beacon Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||20.6||+0.2||24.6||+0.0|
|Feb 1998-2014 Average||20.4||24.6|
|Feb 1998-2014 Highest||26.0||6th 2011||39.4||5th 2011|
|Feb 1998-2014 Lowest||14.7||3rd 2005||19.8||2nd 2013|
|February 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Feb 2002-2002 Average Total||-|
|Feb 2002-2002 Wettest Total||-||2001|
|Feb 2002-2002 Wettest 24hr Total||-|
|Feb 2002-2002 Driest Total||-||2001|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 2001-2002 Average Total||-|
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.
A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.
Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.