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Lord Howe Is Ap Daily Summaries

May 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/05/2016 18.9 +2.6 26 25.5 +4.1 0.8  
Mon 02/05/2016 21.2 +4.9 26 25.3 +3.9 1.8  
Tue 03/05/2016 19.5 +3.2 25 +4 3.2  
May 2016 Average 26 19.9 +3.6 26 25.3 +3.9    
May 1989-2014 Average 16.3   21.4      
May 1989-2014 Highest 21.9 2nd 2004 25.2 1st 2004    
May 1989-2014 Lowest 9.1 14th 1994 17.4 31st 1997    
May 2016 Total         25 5.8 3 day(s)
May 1989-2014 Average Total         156.2 20.4 day(s)
May 1989-2014 Wettest Total         321.6 1995
May 1989-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         157.2 19th 1995
May 1989-2014 Driest Total         47.8 2009
Jan-May 2016 Total         433.6 65 day(s)
Jan-May 1989-2014 Average Total         648.2 81.5 day(s)
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

Mid North Coast, New South Wales/ACT
31.5421°S 159.0786°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 1988
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

21:30 EST

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).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

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.