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Hunter drenched in wettest March in 120 years

March 2021 could be remembered as ‘the big wet’ in future annals. After multiple days of persistent, heavy rainfall between March 17 and 26, much of the state was experiencing record flooding. By Wednesday...

Wet weather creates perfect conditions for an itchy summer

The wet weather forecasted for this summer is set to create a bumper season for mosquitoes, and a University of Newcastle competition has sought solutions to stop the itch.  The Bureau of Meteorology...

Forecasters predict above average rain this summer

Meteorologists have forecasted above average rainfall for much of Australia this summer. The summer months will follow on from a particularly wet October, during which Williamtown residents saw 186mm of rain fall in...