Lockhart River Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|May 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|May 1957-2014 Average Total||106.1||16.5 day(s)|
|May 1957-2014 Wettest Total||484.6||1964|
|May 1957-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||182.4||9th 1985|
|May 1957-2014 Driest Total||9.6||2002|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||691.2||56 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1957-2014 Average Total||1646.0||99.6 day(s)|
On the weekend wild winds battered South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, toppling trees and bringing down powerlines and there is more of that on the way.
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.