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Katanning 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
May 2016 Average -   -      
May 1907-2012 Average 8.0   18.5      
May 1907-2012 Highest 18.7 2nd 2002 32.3 3rd 1972    
May 1907-2012 Lowest -1.1 21st 1940 8.9 1st 1968    
May 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
May 1907-2012 Average Total         60.7 12.6 day(s)
May 1907-2012 Wettest Total         165.2 2005
May 1907-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         75.0 2nd 2005
May 1907-2012 Driest Total         6.6 2000
Jan-May 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-May 1891-2012 Average Total         145.2 31.3 day(s)
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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.

Station Details

Great Southern, Western Australia
33.6886°S 117.5553°E 310m AMSL
Commenced 1891 / Closed 2012
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Weather News

Summer to winter skipping autumn

12:49 EST

Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.