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Darwin River Dam Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 0.0 -
Mon 02/05/2016 9.0 24
Tue 03/05/2016 0.8 24
Wed 04/05/2016 2.2 24
Thu 05/05/2016 7.8 24
Fri 06/05/2016 0.0 -
Sat 07/05/2016 0.0 -
Sun 08/05/2016 4.4 24
Mon 09/05/2016 0.2 24
Tue 10/05/2016 76.4 24
Wed 11/05/2016 0.0 -
May 2016 Total 100.8 7 day(s)
Jan-May 2016 Total 764.2 58 day(s)
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

Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
12.8324°S 130.9713°E 100m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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07:53 EST

One property in far western Queensland wants to double its cattle numbers, to get back up to 10,000 head.

Record hot temperatures around Darwin stopping most mango trees from flowering

18:04 EST

The Top End of the Northern Territory is having one of its hottest May's on record, which is causing issues for a number of mango plantations.

Ain't Darwin the coolest

15:37 EST

Whilst it may just be beginning to feel like winter across the southern capitals, it sure feels like the tail-end of summer in Darwin.