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Tasmania Monthly Summaries

May 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
Northwest Coast
8.1 -0.5 16.0 +0.4 164.1 176
10.9 +0.7 15.1 +0.5 136.4 171
10.9 - 14.9 - 147.4 -
8.3 +1.6 16.0 +0.7 115.6 156
7.7 +0.8 12.6 -0.4 17 369.2 227
9.8 +0.7 15.1 +0.4 184.6 175
6.3 +0.9 13.4 -0.2 162.8 175
7.7 +1.5 15.7 +0.3 18 175.2 220
6.9 +1.7 15.6 +0.4 172.8 176
Northeast
8.8 +1.0 16.1 +0.2 148.1 232
10.2 +0.6 16.5 +0.6 127.6 195
7.5 +1.6 14.7 -0.2 179.2 186
11.4 +0.6 16.1 +0.2 164.0 333
West & Sth Coast
10.1 +1.0 14.7 +1.1 223.6 173
9.3 - 14.5 - 14 296.4 225
9.1 +0.6 13.3 +0.4 242.4 210
20 7.0 +2.7 14.3 +1.2 191.6 205
1.0 -1.2 5.1 -1.3 278.2 68
5.7 +0.1 11.1 -0.5 15 396.2 234
8.6 +1.2 14.4 +0.1 27 317.0 215
4.6 -0.1 10.7 -0.5 438.0 300
Lower Derwent
7.9 +2.2 15.7 -0.3 73.6 237
9.1 +0.6 14.4 +0.6 181.8 225
9.0 +0.3 14.5 +0.1 17 164.2 266
9.4 - 15.2 - 101.8 -
6.0 +0.2 14.5 -0.3 185.6 270
9.3 - 15.4 - 83.6 -
5.5 +1.2 14.8 -0.3 177.6 344
8.7 +1.7 15.6 +1.1 96.0 212
8.5 +1.9 15.6 +0.3 69.0 194
3.2 -0.3 8.2 -0.4 17 220.4 288
0.9 +0.3 6.1 +0.5 149.8 225
8.9 +0.3 13.6 +0.3 193.6 257
Central
3.3 +1.5 10.3 +0.2 384.8 245
3.0 +1.3 9.8 -0.4 490.2 310
1.4 +1.2 8.4 -0.7 207.8 267
East Coast
9.7 +1.2 17.2 +0.6 88.1 156
5.2 +2.4 15.1 -0.2 90.6 182
8.8 +0.6 16.3 +0.1 88.4 167
3.4 +1.3 11.5 +0.1 131.0 186
10.3 +0.7 15.3 -0.1 71.8 205
7.9 +1.7 15.7 +0.0 74.8 130
8.4 +1.2 16.2 +0.1 97.8 223
8.0 - 16.6 - 67.0 -
Central North
5.7 +2.3 14.9 +0.1 91.2 208
6.8 +1.7 15.7 -0.1 128.8 208
5.7 +1.5 14.4 -0.4 112.6 231
10.5 +1.2 15.7 +0.3 122.0 194
Midlands
5.9 +1.6 14.2 -0.1 18 97.6 342
4.9 +1.7 14.5 +0.2 80.6 283
5.0 +1.4 11.9 -0.5 103.8 226
Upper Derwent
5.8 +1.9 14.8 +0.5 94.4 210
5.5 +1.9 14.4 -0.5 15 116.6 403
King Island
10.9 +1.6 16.0 +0.4 152.4 182
Furneaux Islands
10.5 +1.5 17.0 +0.8 124.0 161
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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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