Castlemaine Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|May 2016 Total||27.0||2 day(s)|
|May 1966-2014 Average Total||55.8||11.8 day(s)|
|May 1966-2014 Wettest Total||152.2||2007|
|May 1966-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||65.6||18th 2007|
|May 1966-2014 Driest Total||8.4||1991|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||184.2||36 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1966-2014 Average Total||208.8||37.2 day(s)|
North Central, Victoria
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.