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Avalon Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||15.5||+1.1||25.9||-0.3|
|Feb 1996-2014 Average||14.4||26.2|
|Feb 1996-2014 Highest||23.5||8th 1997||47.9||7th 2009|
|Feb 1996-2014 Lowest||6.8||14th 1996||15.2||9th 1996|
|February 2016 Total||2.2||2 day(s)|
|Feb 1973-2014 Average Total||32.0||4.1 day(s)|
|Feb 1973-2014 Wettest Total||133.0||2005|
|Feb 1973-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||92.6||3rd 2005|
|Feb 1973-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1978|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||103.8||13 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1972-2014 Average Total||57.3||8.5 day(s)|
Devastated farmers back on track five years after Cyclone Yasi unleashed fury on far north Queensland
The sickening sight of wrecked crops and damaged infrastructure was all too familiar for tropical flower producers Rob and Heidi Piccolo of Basilisk Blooms.
Overall, this last week has been the driest spell since about mid-December in NSW.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.