Douglas River Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||23 23.1||+6.2||22 37.1||+4.0|
|May 1968-2014 Average||16.9||33.1|
|May 1968-2014 Highest||24.8||10th 1995||38.4||14th 1973|
|May 1968-2014 Lowest||5.5||10th 1974||23.8||29th 2012|
|May 2016 Total||0.2||1 day(s)|
|May 1968-2014 Average Total||10.3||1.3 day(s)|
|May 1968-2014 Wettest Total||107.6||2010|
|May 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||52.8||7th 1990|
|May 1968-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1969|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||384.6||38 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1968-2014 Average Total||915.9||53.6 day(s)|
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...
Three named cyclones, none of which came within cooee of the coast â?? that's how will be remembered.
Nestled in amongst several other islands to the northeast of Cape York Peninsula, including Friday to the west and Wednesday to the northeast, it's easy to overlook the weather of Thursday Island.