Ross Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|December 2015 Average||22 11.8||+3.2||-|
|Dec 1993-2014 Average||8.6||22.5|
|Dec 1993-2014 Highest||19.0||12th 1998||35.6||10th 2006|
|Dec 1993-2014 Lowest||-2.5||12th 1995||13.4||11th 1995|
|December 2015 Total||22 5.8||1 day(s)|
|Dec 1993-2014 Average Total||37.7||9.5 day(s)|
|Dec 1993-2014 Wettest Total||107.4||1993|
|Dec 1993-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||47.6||27th 1998|
|Dec 1993-2014 Driest Total||9.0||2000|
|Jan-Dec 2015 Total||348.4||125 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1993-2014 Average Total||494.1||151.4 day(s)|
The West Wimmera Shire says state and federal governments need to consult more widely with local government on drought measures.
Ergon Energy crews are working to restore power to hundreds of customers in north-west Queensland after another night of wild electrical storms.
Just months ago, central Queensland was dealing with the devastating consequences of Tropical Cyclone Marcia, but that has not stopped the region from digging deep to help other parts of the state battling drought.