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Bencubbin Daily Summaries

May 2016
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sun 01/05/2016 4.9 -4.4 - - 0.2  
May 2016 Average 54 4.9 -4.4 -      
May 1957-2014 Average 9.3   21.0      
May 1957-2014 Highest 23.3 2nd 2002 33.8 2nd 2002    
May 1957-2014 Lowest -2.3 30th 1964 11.8 28th 1993    
May 2016 Total         0.2 1 day(s)
May 1925-2014 Average Total         36.3 8.0 day(s)
May 1925-2014 Wettest Total         108.5 1963
May 1925-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         47.8 31st 1962
May 1925-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1948
Jan-May 2016 Total         114.1 25 day(s)
Jan-May 1916-2014 Average Total         115.0 21.8 day(s)
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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.

Station Details

Central Wheatbelt, Western Australia
30.8081°S 117.8603°E 359m AMSL
Commenced 1912
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Hottest May night on record for 20 Queensland cities and towns

16:00 EST

Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.

Capital city April wrap-up

14:00 EST

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Melbourne storm: Trees uprooted, homes damaged by out-of-season weather

12:56 EST

Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.