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Ravensthorpe Daily Summaries

May 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/05/2016 6.9 -2.8 17.5 -2.6 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 10.0 +0.3 19.0 -1.1 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 12.5 +2.8 - - 0.0  
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)
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Southern Coastal, Western Australia
33.5803°S 120.0458°E 232m AMSL
Commenced 1901
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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.