Wave Hill Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|May 2016 Total||24.0||1 day(s)|
|May 1974-2014 Average Total||8.4||1.3 day(s)|
|May 1974-2014 Wettest Total||64.5||2010|
|May 1974-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||43.8||13th 1993|
|May 1974-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1975|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||366.2||20 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1974-2014 Average Total||473.9||37.4 day(s)|
Victoria River, Northern Territory
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).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...