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Port Douglas Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
May 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
May 1887-2014 Average Total 73.5 9.6 day(s)
May 1887-2014 Wettest Total 344.8 2012
May 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 285.0 25th 2012
May 1887-2014 Driest Total 1.5 1925
 
Jan-May 2016 Total 773.3 42 day(s)
Jan-May 1887-2014 Average Total 1518.4 69.1 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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

PORT DOUGLAS - WARNER ST
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
16.4833°S 145.4639°E 8m AMSL
Commenced 1884
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:56 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.