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Melbourne Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
 
May 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
May 1855-2014 Average Total 56.0 14.6 day(s)
May 1855-2014 Wettest Total 142.5 1942
May 1855-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 51.2 15th 1974
May 1855-2014 Driest Total 3.8 1934
 
Jan-May 2016 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-May 1855-2014 Average Total 259.2 51.4 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE
Melbourne, Victoria
37.8075°S 144.9700°E 31m AMSL
Commenced 1908 / Closed 2015
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Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.