Menindee Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||45 11.1||+3.0||22.2||+1.4|
|May 1959-2014 Average||8.1||20.8|
|May 1959-2014 Highest||19.0||5th 1988||32.8||10th 1973|
|May 1959-2014 Lowest||-1.6||24th 2006||12.0||24th 1990|
|May 2016 Total||3.0||1 day(s)|
|May 1876-2014 Average Total||22.3||4.0 day(s)|
|May 1876-2014 Wettest Total||107.2||1989|
|May 1876-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||45.0||22nd 1919|
|May 1876-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1899|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||82.9||17 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1876-2014 Average Total||96.0||13.9 day(s)|
Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.
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).
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.