Batemans Bay Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|October 2015 Total||24 0.0||0 day(s)|
|October 1985-2014 Average Total||98.1||10.1 day(s)|
|October 1985-2014 Wettest Total||291.1||2004|
|October 1985-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||169.8||12th 2012|
|October 1985-2014 Driest Total||2.0||2006|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||965.3||88 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1985-2014 Average Total||730.7||89.2 day(s)|
South Coast, New South Wales/ACT
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.
Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.