Mt Wellington Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2017 Total||33.2||17 day(s)|
|February 1962-2014 Average Total||80.0||15.3 day(s)|
|February 1962-2014 Wettest Total||347.4||1996|
|February 1962-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||159.0||10th 1996|
|February 1962-2014 Driest Total||16.4||2001|
|Jan-Feb 2017 Total||110.0||29 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1962-2014 Average Total||172.6||31.7 day(s)|
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.
The seasonal outlook for autumn is hot and dry, but what is causing it? Both maximum and minimum temperatures look to be above average, especially for central Australia, extending down through inland NSW and western VIC.
Wrapping up a hot and humid summer many will be happy to forget, rain is on its way for most of NSW east of the divide.