Neptune Island Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||12.7||-1.1||17.0||-0.8|
|May 1962-2014 Average||13.8||17.8|
|May 1962-2014 Highest||19.7||10th 2013||24.0||13th 1973|
|May 1962-2014 Lowest||6.7||31st 1977||12.5||26th 1987|
|May 2016 Total||48 3.6||1 day(s)|
|May 1958-2014 Average Total||53.8||15.3 day(s)|
|May 1958-2014 Wettest Total||104.7||1958|
|May 1958-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||32.8||29th 2007|
|May 1958-2014 Driest Total||14.2||2005|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||94.4||37 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1958-2014 Average Total||133.3||41.1 day(s)|
Lower Eyre Peninsula, South Australia
Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.
For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.
Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.