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Middle Is Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|Sun 01/05/2016||11 23.1||+4.3||11 28.1||+4.9||0.2|
|May 2016 Average||11 22.7||+3.9||11 26.5||+3.3|
|May 1999-2014 Average||18.8||23.2|
|May 1999-2014 Highest||23.0||5th 2000||27.2||7th 2006|
|May 1999-2014 Lowest||9.0||29th 2000||15.6||26th 2012|
|May 2016 Total||11 1.2||3 day(s)|
|May 1999-2014 Average Total||93.1||14.6 day(s)|
|May 1999-2014 Wettest Total||137.6||2013|
|May 1999-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||49.8||12th 2005|
|May 1999-2014 Driest Total||57.2||2007|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||773.0||58 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1999-2014 Average Total||891.0||74.5 day(s)|
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.