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Perth Airport Rainfall Reports

May 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Mon 01/05/2017 0.0 24
May 2017 Total 71 0.0 0 day(s)
May 1944-2014 Average Total 99.7 12.5 day(s)
May 1944-2014 Wettest Total 229.0 1967
May 1944-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 57.4 3rd 1947
May 1944-2014 Driest Total 15.0 1964
Jan-May 2017 Total 149.0 19 day(s)
Jan-May 1944-2014 Average Total 180.3 29.0 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

Perth, Western Australia
31.9275°S 115.9764°E 15m AMSL
Commenced 1944
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No Perth rain in April for first time since 1982

14:58 EST

No rain fell in Perth at all during the month of April for only the fourth time in the past 140 years, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

Will we have a good snow season this year?

10:45 EST

There were two decent rounds of alpine snow last month and much of Australia's southeast shivered through their coldest temperatures in at least six months last week.

Colder showery change moving through southern states

16:08 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.