SUNRAYSIA was soaked by long-awaited winter rainfall on Sunday but official measurements have left residents scratching their heads.
The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) recorded 2.4mm at the Mildura Airport weather station on Sunday, the first sign of rainfall for the month.
It has been the third driest start to a year since records started in 1947 with only 46.4mm recorded between January and June.
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