Melbourne Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2017 Total||29.4||4 day(s)|
|February 1971-2014 Average Total||43.8||7.0 day(s)|
|February 1971-2014 Wettest Total||200.6||2005|
|February 1971-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||138.8||3rd 2005|
|February 1971-2014 Driest Total||1.0||1991|
|Jan-Feb 2017 Total||52.6||10 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1971-2014 Average Total||84.2||15.3 day(s)|
The community of Borroloola has been physically split in half after heavy rainfall and flooding caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred partly collapsed a bridge.
Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.
Perth, and much of Western Australia's southwest are about to experience their final scorcher of the summer.