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Cape Otway Daily Summaries

February 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/02/2016 12.0 -1.9 21.7 +0.2 0.2  
Tue 02/02/2016 14.6 +0.7 23.9 +2.4 0.0  
Wed 03/02/2016 14.9 +1.0 18.5 -3.0 4.8  
Thu 04/02/2016 15.0 +1.1 19.2 -2.3 0.0  
Fri 05/02/2016 15.3 +1.4 22.0 +0.5 0.0  
Sat 06/02/2016 17.0 +3.1 22.9 +1.4 0.0  
Sun 07/02/2016 15.9 +2.0 21.9 +0.4 0.0  
Mon 08/02/2016 17.0 +3.1 21.5 +0.0 0.0  
Tue 09/02/2016 16.3 +2.4 22.6 +1.1 0.0  
Wed 10/02/2016 13.9 +0.0 20.7 -0.8 0.0  
Thu 11/02/2016 16.5 +2.6 23.3 +1.8 0.0  
Fri 12/02/2016 16.0 +2.1 21 +0 0.0  
Sat 13/02/2016 15 +1 - - 0.0  
 
February 2016 Average 15.3 +1.4 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)
 
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE
South West, Victoria
38.8556°S 143.5128°E 82m AMSL
Commenced 1861
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Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

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.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.