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Forster Daily Summaries

May 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/05/2016 17.0 +5.1 27.5 +6.4 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 14.4 +2.5 24.0 +2.9 3.2  
Tue 03/05/2016 16.0 +4.1 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 15 15.8 +3.9 15 25.8 +4.7    
May 1999-2014 Average 11.9   21.1      
May 1999-2014 Highest 19.5 1st 2013 28.2 4th 2007    
May 1999-2014 Lowest 4.5 9th 2006 15.0 25th 2011    
 
May 2016 Total         3.2 1 day(s)
May 1897-2014 Average Total         111.9 8.6 day(s)
May 1897-2014 Wettest Total         484.7 2003
May 1897-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         183.0 15th 2003
May 1897-2014 Driest Total         3.0 1982
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         482.4 46 day(s)
Jan-May 1897-2014 Average Total         581.6 42.8 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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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

FORSTER - TUNCURRY MARINE RESCUE
Mid North Coast, New South Wales/ACT
32.1756°S 152.5089°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1896
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Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:08 EST

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).

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

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.