Melbourne Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2017 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|February 1856-2014 Average Total||48.1||7.4 day(s)|
|February 1856-2014 Wettest Total||238.2||1972|
|February 1856-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||113.4||3rd 2005|
|February 1856-2014 Driest Total||0.5||1965|
|Jan-Feb 2017 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1856-2014 Average Total||95.4||15.7 day(s)|
Commenced 1908 / Closed 2015
If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.
Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.
Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.