Melbourne Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|December 2016 Total||6.2||3 day(s)|
|December 1970-2014 Average Total||48.3||9.6 day(s)|
|December 1970-2014 Wettest Total||139.0||1999|
|December 1970-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||76.4||27th 1999|
|December 1970-2014 Driest Total||1.6||1972|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||530.0||158 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1970-2014 Average Total||536.5||142.2 day(s)|
Perth is enduring a sweaty end to the week, although a cool change is on the way.
While most Queenslanders sheltered inside during the past week of severe storms, a breed of professional photographers known as storm chasers were outside, braving the danger to get the best possible shot.
The drought in outback Queensland has forced a family to sell the sheep property they have called home for almost 100 years.