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Double Is Pt Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||53 21.4||+4.0||53 28.0||+5.5|
|May 1957-2014 Average||17.4||22.5|
|May 1957-2014 Highest||22.6||2nd 1973||28.3||16th 2001|
|May 1957-2014 Lowest||6.4||31st 2000||13.8||12th 1978|
|May 2016 Total||40.4||1 day(s)|
|May 1891-2014 Average Total||147.3||14.9 day(s)|
|May 1891-2014 Wettest Total||502.3||1938|
|May 1891-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||242.2||14th 1987|
|May 1891-2014 Driest Total||10.2||1946|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||433.6||59 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1891-2014 Average Total||773.9||74.5 day(s)|
Southeast Coast, Queensland
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.
Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.