Wellington Daily Summaries
|Date||Min to 9am||Anomaly||Max from 9am||Anomaly||Rain to 9am|
|May 2016 Average||9.8||+3.8||22.0||+2.1|
|May 1965-2014 Average||6.0||19.9|
|May 1965-2014 Highest||17.3||1st 1981||27.5||1st 1994|
|May 1965-2014 Lowest||-3.9||19th 1965||7.3||30th 2000|
|May 2016 Total||6.3||2 day(s)|
|May 1882-2014 Average Total||44.7||5.8 day(s)|
|May 1882-2014 Wettest Total||147.3||1983|
|May 1882-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||90.2||15th 1915|
|May 1882-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1912|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||191.9||24 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1882-2014 Average Total||237.9||24.8 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 ...