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Edithburgh Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||11.0||+0.1||19.0||+0.5|
|May 1993-2014 Average||10.9||18.5|
|May 1993-2014 Highest||18.3||1st 1997||33.0||3rd 1997|
|May 1993-2014 Lowest||2.6||25th 2006||12.8||24th 2006|
|May 2016 Total||21 2.0||1 day(s)|
|May 1986-2014 Average Total||46.7||13.1 day(s)|
|May 1986-2014 Wettest Total||100.2||2003|
|May 1986-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||46.0||11th 2003|
|May 1986-2014 Driest Total||6.6||2005|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||108.6||26 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1986-2014 Average Total||123.1||34.5 day(s)|
Yorke 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.