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Friendly Beach Rainfall Reports

May 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Tue 01/05/2018 0.0 24
Wed 02/05/2018 0.0 24
Thu 03/05/2018 0.0 24
Fri 04/05/2018 0.0 24
Sat 05/05/2018 0.0 24
Sun 06/05/2018 0.0 24
Mon 07/05/2018 0.0 24
Tue 08/05/2018 0.0 24
Wed 09/05/2018 0.0 24
Thu 10/05/2018 4.4 24
Fri 11/05/2018 42.6 24
Sat 12/05/2018 4.6 24
Sun 13/05/2018 4.6 24
Mon 14/05/2018 3.0 24
Tue 15/05/2018 0.4 24
Wed 16/05/2018 0.0 24
Thu 17/05/2018 3.0 24
Fri 18/05/2018 7.0 24
Sat 19/05/2018 0.0 24
Sun 20/05/2018 0.0 24
Mon 21/05/2018 - -
Tue 22/05/2018 - -
Wed 23/05/2018 0.0 24
Thu 24/05/2018 0.0 24
Fri 25/05/2018 0.0 24
 
May 2018 Total 69.6 8 day(s)
May 1997-2017 Average Total 54.4 11.2 day(s)
May 1997-2017 Wettest Total 219.8 2003
May 1997-2017 Wettest 24hr Total 105.8 16th 2003
May 1997-2017 Driest Total 10.2 2005
 
Jan-May 2018 Total 207.4 42 day(s)
Jan-May 1997-2017 Average Total 286.7 55.4 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
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.

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FRIENDLY BEACHES
East Coast, Tasmania
41.9953°S 148.2794°E 55m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.