Sandy Cape Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||56 22.0||+4.3||56 27.0||+2.8|
|May 1957-2014 Average||17.7||24.2|
|May 1957-2014 Highest||23.4||4th 1978||28.7||4th 1973|
|May 1957-2014 Lowest||9.6||31st 2000||14.9||12th 1978|
|May 2016 Total||125 4.5||2 day(s)|
|May 1888-2014 Average Total||119.5||15.3 day(s)|
|May 1888-2014 Wettest Total||420.3||1926|
|May 1888-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||254.0||17th 1926|
|May 1888-2014 Driest Total||9.4||1923|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||455.1||49 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1888-2014 Average Total||729.9||75.2 day(s)|
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
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.