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Cooktown Ap Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 8.0 24
Mon 02/05/2016 0.2 24
Tue 03/05/2016 0.0 24
Wed 04/05/2016 0.0 24
 
May 2016 Total 12 8.2 2 day(s)
May 2001-2014 Average Total 40.4 11.3 day(s)
May 2001-2014 Wettest Total 97.4 2013
May 2001-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 27.2 3rd 2010
May 2001-2014 Driest Total 12.0 2001
 
Jan-May 2016 Total 759.8 70 day(s)
Jan-May 2001-2014 Average Total 1197.8 87.2 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
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

COOKTOWN AIRPORT
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
15.4461°S 145.1861°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 2000
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:02 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).

Wet start for the dry season

14:15 EST

After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.