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Orbost Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 8.2 24
Mon 02/05/2016 0.6 24
Tue 03/05/2016 0.0 24
Wed 04/05/2016 3.2 24
May 2016 Total 12.0 3 day(s)
May 2001-2014 Average Total 55.0 16.1 day(s)
May 2001-2014 Wettest Total 122.2 2011
May 2001-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 47.0 12th 2004
May 2001-2014 Driest Total 11.4 2007
Jan-May 2016 Total 218.4 47 day(s)
Jan-May 2001-2014 Average Total 294.5 59.1 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.

Station Details

East Gippsland, Victoria
37.6922°S 148.4667°E 63m AMSL
Commenced 2000
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Weather News

Wet start for the dry season

14:15 EST

After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.

Rainy start to May for southeast QLD

12:37 EST

Although April was quite dry for large parts of Queensland, the recent rain at the start of May brought welcome relief.