Cocos Island Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||25.1||+0.1||28.7||-0.6|
|May 1952-2014 Average||25.0||29.3|
|May 1952-2014 Highest||28.1||13th 1998||31.6||6th 2014|
|May 1952-2014 Lowest||19.4||16th 1965||25.1||27th 1956|
|May 2016 Total||39.8||3 day(s)|
|May 1907-2014 Average Total||193.0||17.9 day(s)|
|May 1907-2014 Wettest Total||646.2||1956|
|May 1907-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||168.2||28th 1998|
|May 1907-2014 Driest Total||16.2||1935|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||1196.0||89 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1907-2014 Average Total||1036.6||79.8 day(s)|
Pilbara, Western Australia
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.