October 2023 the driest since 2002, says Bureau of Metereology's latest drought report

Charmaine Manuel
Updated November 8 2023 - 4:01pm, first published 3:30pm

Signs of a hot, dry summer are slowly emerging with last month labelled the fifth driest October on record (since 1900) and the driest since 2002, according to the Bureau of Meteorology's latest drought report.

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Charmaine Manuel

Charmaine is a journalist at The Examiner. She's interested in social, political and environmental issues. Got a story? Get in touch at charmaine.manuel@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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