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Northam 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 8.3 -0.2 - - 0.0  
May 2016 Average 8.3 -0.2 -      
May 1907-2014 Average 8.5   21.3      
May 1907-2014 Highest 20.0 10th 1962 35.2 1st 2002    
May 1907-2014 Lowest -2.3 25th 2012 10.0 24th 1947    
May 2016 Total         107 0.0 0 day(s)
May 1907-2014 Average Total         55.9 10.5 day(s)
May 1907-2014 Wettest Total         148.3 1967
May 1907-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         65.3 22nd 1933
May 1907-2014 Driest Total         1.0 1949
Jan-May 2016 Total         197.8 27 day(s)
Jan-May 1877-2014 Average Total         121.9 22.8 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.

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Central Wheatbelt, Western Australia
31.6508°S 116.6586°E 170m AMSL
Commenced 1877
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