Rottnest Island Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|Tue 09/02/2016||25 25.7||+6.3||39||+12||0.0|
|February 2016 Average||19.8||+0.4||25 30.4||+3.1|
|Feb 1984-2014 Average||19.4||27.3|
|Feb 1984-2014 Highest||25.3||12th 2013||41.5||26th 1997|
|Feb 1984-2014 Lowest||10.0||17th 1991||20.5||15th 1990|
|February 2016 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|Feb 1984-2014 Average Total||7.6||1.8 day(s)|
|Feb 1984-2014 Wettest Total||50.2||2003|
|Feb 1984-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||29.0||17th 2003|
|Feb 1984-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1998|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||25.8||4 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1984-2014 Average Total||20.1||4.2 day(s)|
Lower West, Western Australia
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.