Maitland Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|May 2016 Total||8.2||1 day(s)|
|May 1884-2014 Average Total||62.1||12.0 day(s)|
|May 1884-2014 Wettest Total||177.6||1893|
|May 1884-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||70.6||16th 1898|
|May 1884-2014 Driest Total||6.6||2005|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||114.6||22 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1879-2014 Average Total||166.3||32.5 day(s)|
Yorke Peninsula, South 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).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...