Redlands Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|May 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|May 1899-2012 Average Total||114.7||8.5 day(s)|
|May 1899-2012 Wettest Total||534.8||1996|
|May 1899-2012 Wettest 24hr Total||189.5||3rd 1983|
|May 1899-2012 Driest Total||0.0||1902|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1899-2013 Average Total||691.3||47.5 day(s)|
Commenced 1953 / Closed 2013
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.