Bega Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|January 2017 Average||16.1||+1.3||28.6||+1.4|
|Jan 1993-2014 Average||14.8||27.2|
|Jan 1993-2014 Highest||22.0||13th 2011||44.6||18th 2013|
|Jan 1993-2014 Lowest||4.5||22nd 1994||17.5||2nd 1995|
|January 2017 Total||19 9.8||5 day(s)|
|Jan 1995-2014 Average Total||50.6||10.1 day(s)|
|Jan 1995-2014 Wettest Total||193.7||1999|
|Jan 1995-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||82.0||28th 1999|
|Jan 1995-2014 Driest Total||11.0||2003|
|Jan-Jan 2017 Total||9.8||5 day(s)|
|Jan-Jan 1995-2014 Average Total||50.6||10.1 day(s)|
South Coast, New South Wales/ACT
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.
Floodwaters have cut off outback cattle stations in the Northern Territory as heavy rainfall continues.