Orange Ap Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||18 6.2||+3.9||18 16.6||+2.5|
|May 1996-2014 Average||2.3||14.1|
|May 1996-2014 Highest||13.0||5th 2000||21.5||1st 2013|
|May 1996-2014 Lowest||-6.6||16th 1999||2.6||29th 2000|
|May 2016 Total||10.6||1 day(s)|
|May 1996-2014 Average Total||48.7||12.1 day(s)|
|May 1996-2014 Wettest Total||112.6||2000|
|May 1996-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||50.4||25th 2012|
|May 1996-2014 Driest Total||3.6||2005|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||189.4||25 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1996-2014 Average Total||305.8||44.6 day(s)|
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
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).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...