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Town of 1770 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 21.1 +4.2 27.6 +3.5 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 21.3 +4.4 27 28.6 +4.5 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 21.0 +4.1 - - 0.0  
May 2016 Average 26 21.1 +4.2 27 28.1 +4.0    
May 1987-2014 Average 16.9   24.1      
May 1987-2014 Highest 22.4 5th 2000 28.5 4th 2007    
May 1987-2014 Lowest 8.4 31st 2000 15.2 30th 2000    
May 2016 Total         27 0.0 0 day(s)
May 1987-2014 Average Total         103.4 9.2 day(s)
May 1987-2014 Wettest Total         320.4 1989
May 1987-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         188.0 2nd 1996
May 1987-2014 Driest Total         7.6 2004
Jan-May 2016 Total         499.4 58 day(s)
Jan-May 1987-2014 Average Total         688.7 60.4 day(s)
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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

Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.1568°S 151.8889°E 41m AMSL
Commenced 1986
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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.