Tennant Creek Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|Sun 01/05/2016||44 25.2||+8.9||44 36.8||+9.2||0.0|
|Mon 02/05/2016||44 24.9||+8.6||34.0||+6.4||0.2|
|May 2016 Average||44 23.4||+7.1||44 35.4||+7.8|
|May 1970-2014 Average||16.3||27.6|
|May 1970-2014 Highest||24.5||6th 1988||36.4||4th 2007|
|May 1970-2014 Lowest||6.7||27th 1974||16.1||14th 1979|
|May 2016 Total||13.8||2 day(s)|
|May 1970-2014 Average Total||8.3||1.5 day(s)|
|May 1970-2014 Wettest Total||53.6||2010|
|May 1970-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||22.6||7th 1986|
|May 1970-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1973|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||113.7||17 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1970-2014 Average Total||319.8||29.0 day(s)|
Barkly, 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).
A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.
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.