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Mareeba Ap Daily Summaries

May 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/05/2016 13 22.2 +5.6 29.3 +2.6 0.4  
Mon 02/05/2016 18.7 +2.1 30.9 +4.2 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 18.4 +1.8 32 +5 0.0  
May 2016 Average 13 19.8 +3.2 13 30.7 +4.0    
May 2001-2014 Average 16.6   26.7      
May 2001-2014 Highest 21.3 1st 2013 34.0 20th 2002    
May 2001-2014 Lowest 8.0 22nd 2001 19.5 25th 2012    
May 2016 Total         13 0.4 1 day(s)
May 2001-2014 Average Total         10.3 6.6 day(s)
May 2001-2014 Wettest Total         43.0 2012
May 2001-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         28.0 25th 2012
May 2001-2014 Driest Total         0.6 2001
Jan-May 2016 Total         327.2 50 day(s)
Jan-May 2001-2014 Average Total         699.9 66.0 day(s)
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
17.0672°S 145.4283°E 472m AMSL
Commenced 2000
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

21:31 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.