Cape Otway Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|February 2016 Average||15.4||+1.5||21.6||+0.1|
|Feb 1865-2014 Average||13.9||21.5|
|Feb 1865-2014 Highest||27.9||15th 1982||42.0||25th 1995|
|Feb 1865-2014 Lowest||2.8||20th 1867||12.2||22nd 1932|
|February 2016 Total||5.0||2 day(s)|
|Feb 1868-2014 Average Total||40.6||9.0 day(s)|
|Feb 1868-2014 Wettest Total||154.6||1990|
|Feb 1868-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||81.4||2nd 1990|
|Feb 1868-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1870|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||37.2||12 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1868-2014 Average Total||84.8||18.8 day(s)|
South West, Victoria
Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.