Ravensthorpe Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||9.8||+0.1||18.2||-1.9|
|May 1962-2014 Average||9.7||20.1|
|May 1962-2014 Highest||22.5||2nd 2002||33.9||1st 2002|
|May 1962-2014 Lowest||1.3||29th 1979||9.8||25th 1977|
|May 2016 Total||107 0.0||0 day(s)|
|May 1907-2014 Average Total||44.1||10.7 day(s)|
|May 1907-2014 Wettest Total||127.0||1993|
|May 1907-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||63.5||19th 1942|
|May 1907-2014 Driest Total||0.8||1972|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||290.7||50 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1907-2014 Average Total||159.6||37.5 day(s)|
Southern Coastal, Western Australia
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).
A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.
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.