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Katanning Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
May 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
May 1907-2012 Average Total 60.7 12.6 day(s)
May 1907-2012 Wettest Total 165.2 2005
May 1907-2012 Wettest 24hr Total 75.0 2nd 2005
May 1907-2012 Driest Total 6.6 2000
 
Jan-May 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-May 1891-2012 Average Total 145.2 31.3 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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.

Station Details

KATANNING COMPARISON
Great Southern, Western Australia
33.6886°S 117.5553°E 310m AMSL
Commenced 1891 / Closed 2012
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:56 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.