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WANGARATTA had one of its driest Augusts on record, capping off the third year in a row of below average winter rainfalls.
WANGARATTA has had a dry start to autumn for the second year in a row, with just 40.4mm recorded over the last two months.
WANGARATTA’S major water storages are reaching capacity after consistent winter rain.
DESPITE a major rain event over much of North East Victoria in the last 72 hours Wangaratta appears safe from any serious flooding.
THE Wangaratta district had its warmest April in nine years.
WANGARATTA has finished the year with a total of 540.4mm of rainfall, 79.5mm below the long term average according to former CSIRO climatologist Peter Nelson.
MORE consistent rain across the Wangaratta district this week has farmers saying enough is enough.
LOCAL beef, dairy and crop farming enterprises have experienced their best autumn break in 20 years.
RAINFALL across the Wangaratta district in the first half of May has been described as “lifesaving” for farmers.