Melbourne Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2015 Average||13.2||+1.2||-|
|Dec 1970-2014 Average||12.0||24.5|
|Dec 1970-2014 Highest||26.3||12th 1998||43.8||31st 2005|
|Dec 1970-2014 Lowest||3.5||5th 2011||13.0||4th 1995|
|December 2015 Total||45 1.4||1 day(s)|
|Dec 1970-2014 Average Total||48.3||9.6 day(s)|
|Dec 1970-2014 Wettest Total||139.0||1999|
|Dec 1970-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||76.4||27th 1999|
|Dec 1970-2014 Driest Total||1.6||1972|
|Jan-Dec 2015 Total||355.8||121 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1970-2014 Average Total||536.5||142.2 day(s)|
The old saying is that you know it is hot when birds start falling out of the sky.
The West Wimmera Shire says state and federal governments need to consult more widely with local government on drought measures.
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