Perth Airport Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|September 2015 Average||70 5.1||-3.8||-|
|Sep 1944-2014 Average||8.9||20.2|
|Sep 1944-2014 Highest||19.2||30th 2010||34.5||20th 2014|
|Sep 1944-2014 Lowest||-0.2||1st 1956||12.7||24th 1971|
|September 2015 Total||71 3.8||1 day(s)|
|Sep 1944-2014 Average Total||73.6||13.5 day(s)|
|Sep 1944-2014 Wettest Total||172.4||2013|
|Sep 1944-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||59.6||14th 1984|
|Sep 1944-2014 Driest Total||11.5||1969|
|Jan-Sep 2015 Total||468.4||67 day(s)|
|Jan-Sep 1944-2014 Average Total||687.3||92.8 day(s)|
Perth, Western Australia
While many Australian farmers are nervously waiting to see how a forecast El Nino may impact farm production, to the north, Papua New Guinea is already feeling its full force.
Debt is now a bigger problem than drought for some of Australia's farming families, who say they are making the radical call for removing their debt from banks and placing it with government.