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Cape Byron Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 0.8 24
Mon 02/05/2016 0.0 24
May 2016 Total 11 0.8 1 day(s)
May 2003-2014 Average Total 105.7 13.8 day(s)
May 2003-2014 Wettest Total 174.6 2003
May 2003-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 78.4 15th 2003
May 2003-2014 Driest Total 17.0 2004
Jan-May 2016 Total 609.6 62 day(s)
Jan-May 2003-2014 Average Total 767.4 76.3 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Northern Rivers, New South Wales/ACT
28.6399°S 153.6358°E 95m AMSL
Commenced 1994
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Weather News

Wind-battered SA, TAS and VIC in for further blasts

11:29 EST

On the weekend wild winds battered South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, toppling trees and bringing down powerlines and there is more of that on the way.

Hottest May night on record for 20 Queensland cities and towns

16:00 EST

Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.

Capital city April wrap-up

14:00 EST

For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.