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Townsville Ap Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
May 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
May 1941-2014 Average Total 32.3 5.9 day(s)
May 1941-2014 Wettest Total 180.8 1977
May 1941-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 96.0 11th 1956
May 1941-2014 Driest Total 0.0 1984
Jan-May 2016 Total 750.2 41 day(s)
Jan-May 1941-2014 Average Total 869.0 56.6 day(s)
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

Lower Burdekin, Queensland
19.2483°S 146.7661°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1940
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Weather News

Cyclone season wrap-up

13:14 EST

Today marks the final day of Australia's tropical cyclone season, and it has been an absolute fizzer.

Wild weather on the way for Victoria and Tasmania

12:48 EST

As a deep low and cold front approaches Australia's southeast, Victoria and Tasmania are preparing for the brunt of the nasty weather.

Wild dogs have reached 'epidemic' levels, according to a western Queensland grazier

16:42 EST

A western Queensland grazier believes wild dogs have reached epidemic levels in her region.