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Low Rocky Point Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|October 2015 Average||10.4||16.4|
|October 2015 Total||15 8.8||4 day(s)|
|Oct 1994-2008 Average Total||117.7||23.1 day(s)|
|Oct 1994-2008 Wettest Total||176.0||1996|
|Oct 1994-2008 Wettest 24hr Total||56.0||11th 1999|
|Oct 1994-2008 Driest Total||62.2||2004|
|Jan-Oct 2015 Total||893.6||196 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1994-2009 Average Total||1181.8||208.6 day(s)|
West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
The dry season through Tasmania's midlands, east coast and south-east is becoming a serious situation according to Coal Valley farmer, Justin Nichols.
The weather bureau says the month of September was the third driest on record in Australia.
Children in remote areas of Papua New Guinea are dying as a result of food shortages caused by frost and worsening drought, villagers say.