Parkes Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|May 2016 Total||7.4||1 day(s)|
|May 1942-2014 Average Total||46.5||7.6 day(s)|
|May 1942-2014 Wettest Total||131.5||1977|
|May 1942-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||94.0||28th 1977|
|May 1942-2014 Driest Total||1.8||2003|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||165.0||24 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1942-2014 Average Total||260.1||30.5 day(s)|
CW Slopes & Plains, 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).
A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.
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.