Tindal Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||27 23.9||+6.4||27 35.8||+3.7|
|May 1985-2014 Average||17.5||32.1|
|May 1985-2014 Highest||26.0||13th 1996||38.5||24th 1995|
|May 1985-2014 Lowest||5.5||13th 1991||24.2||28th 1987|
|May 2016 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|May 1979-2014 Average Total||1.4||0.6 day(s)|
|May 1979-2014 Wettest Total||15.4||1980|
|May 1979-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||15.4||21st 1980|
|May 1979-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1979|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||312.0||43 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1970-2014 Average Total||720.5||44.8 day(s)|
Darwin-Daly, 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 ...