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Sydney Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 2.8 24
Mon 02/05/2016 0.0 24
Tue 03/05/2016 0.0 24
May 2016 Total 156 2.8 1 day(s)
May 1859-2014 Average Total 119.9 13.2 day(s)
May 1859-2014 Wettest Total 585.0 1919
May 1859-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 212.3 28th 1889
May 1859-2014 Driest Total 3.0 2008
Jan-May 2016 Total 626.6 48 day(s)
Jan-May 1859-2014 Average Total 595.8 64.4 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.

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Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8607°S 151.2050°E 39m AMSL
Commenced 1858
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Victoria weather: High winds hitting Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

11:39 EST

High winds with gusts of up to 100 kilometres per hour are hitting Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria as part of a deep cold front moving across the state.

Tasmanians warned to batten down for wet and windy weather

11:16 EST

The weather bureau is warning Tasmanians of a wet and windy week ahead, after gusts associated with a cold front caused widespread power outages overnight.