Another soaking on the way.
24 Aug 2016 – “Six out of the last eight months have seen more rain than usual, bringing the running total for 2016 up to 1138mm as of 9am today,” says weatherzone.com.au
“This is more than 200mm above the norm to this point in the year and only 77mm short of the annual average, with another four months of rain yet to fall.”
Thanks to Greg Salmond for this link
“Seems to be a lot of 18 year old (1998) records breaking recently,” says Greg. “Ah, of course, that was the last time we had an El Niño. At least the Aussies can’t complain of a drought this year, although they probably will.”