Beaudesert gets good soaking

The rain formed puddles on the surface at Selwyn Park.
The rain formed puddles on the surface at Selwyn Park.

The township of Beaudesert has received a welcome downpour of rain this afternoon.

According to the Bureau of Meteorology 42.8mm of rain fell between 2pm and 5pm this afternoon.

More than 51mm has fallen since 9am this morning.

So far this year, the only day to have recorded more rain was on January 3, when 67.6mm of rain fell.