Amberley Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|May 2016 Total||12.2||3 day(s)|
|May 1942-2014 Average Total||53.0||7.6 day(s)|
|May 1942-2014 Wettest Total||429.2||1996|
|May 1942-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||140.0||21st 2009|
|May 1942-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1943|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||213.2||40 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1942-2014 Average Total||432.4||48.8 day(s)|
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).
A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.
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.