Kuitpo Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||10.6||+1.2||15.8||-0.3|
|May 1998-2014 Average||9.4||16.1|
|May 1998-2014 Highest||18.1||17th 2014||27.9||8th 2013|
|May 1998-2014 Lowest||2.0||27th 2000||9.0||26th 2000|
|May 2016 Total||15.2||3 day(s)|
|May 1998-2014 Average Total||87.3||17.1 day(s)|
|May 1998-2014 Wettest Total||170.0||1999|
|May 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||37.0||18th 2001|
|May 1998-2014 Driest Total||10.4||2005|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||162.8||43 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1998-2014 Average Total||234.6||53.2 day(s)|
Mount Lofty Ranges, 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).
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.