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Red Rocks Point 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 9.5 -2.1 20.6 -0.7 4.4  
Mon 02/05/2016 6.6 -5.0 23.4 +2.1 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 9.8 -1.8 22.2 +0.9 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 8.9 -2.7 26.4 +5.1 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 12.0 +0.4 23.4 +2.1 -  
Fri 06/05/2016 15.4 +3.8 21.6 +0.3 0.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 14.3 +2.7 21.5 +0.2 4.2  
Sun 08/05/2016 10.2 -1.4 17.6 -3.7 15.4  
Mon 09/05/2016 14.2 +2.6 18.9 -2.4 8.2  
Tue 10/05/2016 12.5 +0.9 19.6 -1.7 2.2  
Wed 11/05/2016 6.8 -4.8 21.7 +0.4 0.0  
Thu 12/05/2016 7.3 -4.3 26.1 +4.8 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 7.8 -3.8 30.1 +8.8 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 14.1 +2.5 25.0 +3.7 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 10.0 -1.6 27.1 +5.8 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 15.5 +3.9 21.9 +0.6 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 9.0 -2.6 23.7 +2.4 0.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 8.5 -3.1 21.3 +0.0 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 8.5 -3.1 21.3 +0.0 0.2  
Fri 20/05/2016 13.0 +1.4 28.3 +7.0 0.0  
Sat 21/05/2016 15.2 +3.6 29.7 +8.4 0.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 11.0 -0.6 19.2 -2.1 2.2  
Mon 23/05/2016 5.0 -6.6 22.7 +1.4 0.0  
Tue 24/05/2016 7.9 -3.7 28.5 +7.2 0.0  
Wed 25/05/2016 13.7 +2.1 19.0 -2.3 1.2  
Thu 26/05/2016 10.4 -1.2 22.1 +0.8 0.0  
Fri 27/05/2016 10.2 -1.4 18.9 -2.4 0.0  
Sat 28/05/2016 5.4 -6.2 19.9 -1.4 1.0  
Sun 29/05/2016 8.5 -3.1 19 -2 0.6  
 
May 2016 Average 10 10.4 -1.2 10 22.8 +1.5    
May 2000-2014 Average 11.6   21.3      
May 2000-2014 Highest 19.7 4th 2005 36.8 2nd 2013    
May 2000-2014 Lowest 3.9 24th 2004 16.0 27th 2000    
 
May 2016 Total         39.6 10 day(s)
May 2000-2014 Average Total         35.4 13.3 day(s)
May 2000-2014 Wettest Total         56.2 2014
May 2000-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         19.8 11th 2004
May 2000-2014 Driest Total         11.0 2012
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         161.2 35 day(s)
Jan-May 2000-2014 Average Total         160.0 42.9 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

RED ROCKS POINT
Eucla, Western Australia
32.2028°S 127.5297°E 3m AMSL
Commenced 1999
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