Eildon Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|January 2017 Total||13.2||3 day(s)|
|January 1997-2014 Average Total||36.8||6.3 day(s)|
|January 1997-2014 Wettest Total||125.2||2011|
|January 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||51.8||2nd 2010|
|January 1997-2014 Driest Total||0.2||2013|
|Jan-Jan 2017 Total||13.2||3 day(s)|
|Jan-Jan 1997-2014 Average Total||36.8||6.3 day(s)|
North Central, Victoria
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.
Floodwaters have cut off outback cattle stations in the Northern Territory as heavy rainfall continues.