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South Australia Monthly Summaries

May 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
Adelaide
38 12.4 +2.1 19.9 +0.9 86.4 142
60 12.5 +2.9 19.7 +1.1 59.4 110
Mount Lofty Ranges
11.4 +2.2 20.2 +1.0 75.0 170
10.5 +1.7 20.0 +1.2 69.2 117
11 12.3 +1.8 19.9 +1.3 28.4 70
10.9 +1.5 16.6 +0.5 87.2 100
8.8 +0.9 13.9 +1.5 201.4 183
57 10.2 +3.2 18.5 +1.7 124.6 151
9.7 +1.0 15.6 +0.6 18 140.4 195
14 13.4 +1.9 19.0 +0.4 66.2 123
17 9.4 +2.5 18.5 +1.0 75.0 159
11.4 +2.0 20.4 +1.5 72.4 153
11.0 +1.4 15.7 +0.7 137.0 140
17 11.1 +2.0 19.8 +1.2 58.0 134
Yorke Peninsula
11.1 +0.2 21 20.3 +1.8 33.6 72
10.2 +2.0 20.1 +0.8 68.8 169
10.9 +0.9 19.5 +1.3 111.7 180
11.6 +1.6 20.0 +0.4 48.2 121
11.5 +2.5 19.2 -0.7 35.0 104
12.8 +0.7 19.6 +0.9 58.4 108
12.0 +1.4 19.3 +0.6 63.4 126
Kangaroo Island
12.6 +1.4 17.5 +0.4 107.8 160
13.1 +0.5 18.3 +1.3 72.2 117
9.5 +1.6 19.3 +0.7 59.6 121
10.1 - 17.7 - 52.2 -
Upper South East
10.6 +2.8 19.5 +1.1 47.7 92
12 10.2 +3.3 19.7 +0.8 45.4 116
11.6 +2.8 19.7 +1.4 48.8 97
9.8 +2.9 18.5 +0.7 42.8 100
Lower South East
22 12.1 +2.7 17.7 +0.7 77.2 144
9.8 +3.0 17.7 +0.5 90.4 169
9.8 +2.4 16.9 +0.8 74.8 105
9.9 +2.8 18.3 +0.4 54.2 138
12.6 +2.4 17.1 +0.7 113.0 157
11.0 +2.5 18.1 +0.5 109.8 177
Murraylands
8.6 +1.4 11 20.7 +1.5 52.6 160
9.2 +2.1 19.8 +1.1 31.0 116
9.8 +1.8 21.7 +2.1 29.3 84
9.0 +1.7 20.9 +2.0 23.0 88
Riverland
8.5 +2.1 21.0 +1.4 41.8 179
8.7 +2.2 21.5 +1.4 34.0 201
Mid North
8.1 +1.6 17.9 +0.7 92.4 168
9.2 +1.5 18.1 +1.1 76.6 171
12.7 - - - 0.0 -
10.0 +1.7 20.3 +1.6 85.6 160
10.8 +2.2 20.6 +0.7 15 68.8 165
9.4 +2.0 20.8 +0.8 44.2 119
Flinders
8.3 +1.1 21.2 +1.1 47.4 168
10.0 +1.2 22.1 +0.3 40.8 257
6.5 +1.9 18.3 +1.0 49.2 137
West Coast
10.5 +1.9 21.8 +0.9 41.0 124
12.1 +1.8 20.1 +0.6 58.6 112
9.5 +2.1 22.3 +1.2 22.4 70
11.0 +1.1 20.5 +0.2 42.4 138
9.3 +0.2 22.4 +0.9 53.2 192
12.8 +1.8 20.8 +0.5 65.6 145
10.4 +1.7 21.8 +0.9 27.4 108
Eastern Eyre Peninsula
11.6 +1.4 20.2 +1.1 31.8 81
11.5 +1.0 20.3 +0.9 25.6 76
9.2 +0.8 19.8 +0.4 45.4 139
9.9 +1.0 21.5 +1.0 24.4 98
Lower Eyre Peninsula
11.5 +1.6 19.7 +0.8 75.2 153
10.3 +1.6 20.0 -0.3 87.4 383
14.6 +0.8 18.6 +0.8 54.6 101
11.5 +1.0 20.5 +0.9 63.4 136
NW Pastoral
11.3 +1.3 23.5 +1.1 20.6 128
11.6 +1.4 23.8 +1.7 21.0 221
10.3 +2.0 23.2 +1.3 48.6 316
9.4 - 21.5 - 26.9 -
9.8 +1.6 23.1 +0.6 16.2 188
9.3 +0.8 23.4 +0.8 10.2 84
10.6 +1.1 22.2 +1.6 28.8 158
NE Pastoral
8.9 +1.7 22.5 +2.2 52.9 313
8.2 +2.0 22.2 +1.6 27.5 138
9.8 +1.0 21.8 +0.7 48.0 279
11.0 +1.7 24.4 +1.0 15 27.2 544
18 13.5 +2.8 25.0 +1.1 45.8 477
12.5 +2.6 25.3 +2.0 26.0 203
7.7 +1.8 21.3 +2.0 22.4 182
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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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