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Tasmania Monthly Summaries

May 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
Northwest Coast
8.7 +0.1 15.9 +0.3 28.0 30
11.9 +1.7 14.5 -0.1 28.4 36
12.0 - 14.6 - 29.4 -
23 11.8 +5.1 23 16.6 +1.3 27.8 38
17 8.8 +1.9 11.6 -1.4 87.2 54
10.9 +1.8 15.2 +0.6 54.6 52
16 9.4 +4.0 13.6 -0.0 51.2 55
17 10.2 +4.0 15.1 -0.3 36.6 46
29 8.9 +3.7 15.9 +0.7 26.6 27
Northeast
18 11.1 +3.3 17.0 +1.1 27.4 43
54 12.3 +2.7 17.4 +1.5 6.8 10
35 9.7 +3.8 15.0 +0.1 25.4 26
12 13.1 +2.3 12 17.8 +1.9 12 8.2 17
West & Sth Coast
16 11.5 +2.4 16 15.1 +1.5 45.2 35
10.6 - 13.8 - 14 62.0 47
10.0 +1.5 13.1 +0.2 67.4 58
20 7.9 +3.6 13.1 -0.0 49.2 53
6.8 +1.2 10.3 -1.3 15 69.8 41
22 10.9 +3.5 14.2 -0.1 68.0 46
6.2 +1.5 10.8 -0.4 79.8 55
Lower Derwent
14 10.9 +5.2 16.8 +0.8 11.8 38
56 10.7 +2.2 14.6 +0.8 40.0 50
10.5 +1.8 14.4 +0.0 41.2 67
11.6 - 15.6 - 19.8 -
7.6 +1.8 16.0 +1.2 33.4 49
11.9 - 17.1 - 15.2 -
10 8.7 +4.4 15.6 +0.5 30.2 59
121 11.3 +4.3 16.7 +2.2 18.2 40
55 11.3 +4.7 15.9 +0.6 16.2 46
4.4 +0.9 8.1 -0.5 38.6 50
2.1 +1.5 5.6 -0.0 35.2 53
12 10.6 +2.0 14.5 +1.2 12 8.4 11
Central
43 5.8 +4.0 10.6 +0.5 54.0 34
23 5.7 +4.0 10.9 +0.7 83.2 53
13 4.2 +4.0 8.1 -1.0 50.6 65
East Coast
39 11.1 +2.6 18.4 +1.8 89 1.9 3
27 9.5 +6.7 15.6 +0.3 9.4 19
17 11.6 +3.4 16 19.1 +2.9 16 2.6 5
24 6.6 +4.5 12.9 +1.5 27.0 38
10 12.0 +2.4 16.5 +1.1 10 8.0 23
45 10.2 +4.0 16.8 +1.1 8.8 15
10.1 - 18.3 - 3.2 -
Central North
15 9.6 +6.2 14.9 +0.1 35.8 82
34 11.3 +6.2 16.0 +0.2 27.8 45
10 9.4 +5.2 14.2 -0.6 28.4 58
16 13.5 +4.2 16.6 +1.2 28.4 45
Midlands
17 9.6 +5.3 16.5 +2.2 19.2 67
6.9 +3.7 21 16.6 +2.3 19.0 67
16 8.1 +4.5 12.9 +0.5 19.6 43
Upper Derwent
53 8.4 +4.5 15.8 +1.5 9.8 22
15 8.5 +4.9 15.9 +1.0 19.2 66
King Island
19 11.8 +2.5 15.3 -0.3 53.4 64
Furneaux Islands
50 13.1 +4.1 50 18.7 +2.5 71 8.4 11
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

21:31 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.