Forthside Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|May 2016 Total||23.6||3 day(s)|
|May 1966-2014 Average Total||91.3||13.5 day(s)|
|May 1966-2014 Wettest Total||180.6||1988|
|May 1966-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||90.0||28th 1983|
|May 1966-2014 Driest Total||10.2||1991|
|Jan-May 2016 Total||278.6||30 day(s)|
|Jan-May 1966-2014 Average Total||329.2||48.9 day(s)|
Northwest Coast, Tasmania
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).
After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.
"I wouldn't say the drought is over ...