Cowra's wet start to summer exceeds December average

The month was only two days old when Cowra exceeded the long term average rainfall for December.

Heavy rain was forecast for both Friday and Saturday and by the time it stopped Cowra had officially recorded 53.2mm in the 24 hour period between 9am Friday and 9am Saturday and a further 37.8mm between 9am Saturday and 9am Sunday. The rain arrived with a cool change which will see daytime temperatures this week reaching just 25 degrees.