Lakes Entrance Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||11.9||+2.7||27.0||+7.9|
|Oct 2006-2011 Average||9.2||19.1|
|Oct 2006-2011 Highest||17.7||28th 2007||35.4||12th 2006|
|Oct 2006-2011 Lowest||2.5||18th 2007||13.2||4th 2008|
|October 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Oct 2006-2011 Average Total||65.6||9.5 day(s)|
|Oct 2006-2011 Wettest Total||131.2||2010|
|Oct 2006-2011 Wettest 24hr Total||43.6||14th 2010|
|Oct 2006-2011 Driest Total||14.8||2006|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||553.3||84 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 2006-2012 Average Total||576.4||93.9 day(s)|
East Gippsland, Victoria
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.
Upper Hunter farmers are concerned a spike in warm weather across the region could take its toll on crop yields.