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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 19.8 +0.8 88.0 145
60 12.5 +2.9 19.7 +1.1 61.0 113
Mount Lofty Ranges
11.4 +2.2 20.1 +0.9 76.2 172
10.3 +1.5 19.8 +1.1 73.0 124
12.1 +1.6 19.8 +1.2 30.2 75
10.7 +1.3 16.5 +0.4 88.8 102
8.8 +0.9 13.8 +1.4 204.6 186
57 10.1 +3.1 18.2 +1.4 127.2 154
9.6 +0.9 15.5 +0.5 18 144.0 200
14 13.3 +1.8 19.0 +0.4 68.0 126
17 9.3 +2.4 18.4 +0.9 77.2 164
11.4 +2.0 20.3 +1.4 73.2 154
10.8 +1.2 15.7 +0.7 140.0 143
11.0 +1.9 19.7 +1.1 59.0 136
Yorke Peninsula
11.2 +0.3 21 20.3 +1.8 35.0 75
10.3 +2.1 20.0 +0.7 69.0 170
10.9 +0.9 19.4 +1.2 112.7 181
11.6 +1.6 20.0 +0.4 49.6 124
11.5 +2.5 19.2 -0.7 35.0 104
12.7 +0.6 19.6 +0.9 61.8 114
11.9 +1.3 19.2 +0.5 65.4 130
Kangaroo Island
12.6 +1.4 17.5 +0.4 113.2 168
13.1 +0.5 18.2 +1.2 74.8 122
9.7 +1.8 19.3 +0.7 65.8 133
10.1 - 17.7 - 52.2 -
Upper South East
10.4 +2.6 19.3 +0.9 50.7 98
10.1 +3.2 19.6 +0.7 49.4 126
11.4 +2.6 19.4 +1.1 50.8 101
9.7 +2.8 18.4 +0.6 45.8 107
Lower South East
11.7 +2.3 17.6 +0.6 81.4 152
9.6 +2.8 17.6 +0.4 92.8 174
9.5 +2.1 16.9 +0.8 75.2 105
9.8 +2.7 18.2 +0.3 56.2 143
12.3 +2.1 17.0 +0.6 118.6 164
10.7 +2.2 17.9 +0.3 113.8 183
Murraylands
8.5 +1.3 20.4 +1.2 54.6 166
9.1 +2.0 19.8 +1.1 31.0 116
9.7 +1.7 21.3 +1.7 31.4 90
8.9 +1.6 20.6 +1.7 25.2 97
Riverland
8.4 +2.0 20.9 +1.3 42.2 181
8.5 +2.0 21.4 +1.3 34.0 201
Mid North
8.2 +1.7 17.9 +0.7 93.4 170
8.9 +1.2 17.7 +0.7 77.8 174
12.7 - - - 0.0 -
10.0 +1.7 20.0 +1.3 87.4 163
10.8 +2.2 20.6 +0.7 15 69.8 168
9.4 +2.0 20.5 +0.5 46.0 124
Flinders
8.3 +1.1 20.9 +0.8 54.8 194
10.0 +1.2 22.1 +0.3 41.2 259
6.5 +1.9 18.0 +0.7 49.6 138
West Coast
10.3 +1.7 21.7 +0.8 41.0 124
12.0 +1.7 20.1 +0.6 64.4 124
9.4 +2.0 22.2 +1.1 22.4 70
10.9 +1.0 20.5 +0.2 42.8 139
9.0 -0.1 22.3 +0.8 53.4 193
12.8 +1.8 20.7 +0.4 67.1 148
10.4 +1.7 21.7 +0.8 27.6 109
Eastern Eyre Peninsula
11.6 +1.4 20.1 +1.0 32.0 81
11.4 +0.9 20.3 +0.9 25.6 76
9.2 +0.8 19.7 +0.3 46.2 141
9.9 +1.0 21.5 +1.0 24.4 98
Lower Eyre Peninsula
11.4 +1.5 19.7 +0.8 77.2 157
10.2 +1.5 20.0 -0.4 89.0 390
14.6 +0.8 18.6 +0.8 60.6 113
11.4 +0.9 20.4 +0.8 65.2 140
NW Pastoral
11.4 +1.4 23.3 +0.9 21.7 135
11.5 +1.3 23.7 +1.6 21.8 229
10.4 +2.1 23.0 +1.1 49.8 323
9.4 - 21.3 - 26.9 -
9.9 +1.7 23.0 +0.6 16.4 191
9.0 +0.5 23.3 +0.7 10.6 87
10.6 +1.1 22.2 +1.6 29.2 160
NE Pastoral
8.9 +1.7 22.4 +2.1 56.9 337
8.2 +2.0 21.9 +1.3 27.9 140
9.8 +1.0 21.7 +0.6 50.6 294
10.9 +1.6 24.3 +0.9 15 35.2 704
18 13.3 +2.6 25.0 +1.1 45.8 477
12.5 +2.6 25.2 +1.9 26.0 203
7.8 +1.9 21.1 +1.8 25.8 210
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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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