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Salmon Gums Daily Summaries

May 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/05/2018 13.9 +6.7 19.6 -0.2 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 3.7 -3.5 19.8 +0.0 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 7.5 +0.3 17.9 -1.9 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 3.2 -4.0 20.6 +0.8 0.0  
Sat 05/05/2018 -0.1 -7.3 23.4 +3.6 0.0  
Sun 06/05/2018 11.9 +4.7 28.1 +8.3 0.0  
Mon 07/05/2018 11.3 +4.1 19.6 -0.2 0.0  
Tue 08/05/2018 0.7 -6.5 23.1 +3.3 0.0  
Wed 09/05/2018 3.3 -3.9 21.5 +1.7 0.0  
Thu 10/05/2018 9.8 +2.6 19.7 -0.1 0.0  
Fri 11/05/2018 6.6 -0.6 20.5 +0.7 0.0  
Sat 12/05/2018 5.0 -2.2 23.1 +3.3 0.0  
Sun 13/05/2018 12.1 +4.9 27.2 +7.4 0.0  
Mon 14/05/2018 12.1 +4.9 21.8 +2.0 0.0  
Tue 15/05/2018 11.5 +4.3 21.4 +1.6 0.0  
Wed 16/05/2018 4.8 -2.4 21.1 +1.3 0.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 3.1 -4.1 20.6 +0.8 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 0.0 -7.2 19.7 -0.1 0.0  
Sat 19/05/2018 0.1 -7.1 19.8 +0.0 0.0  
Sun 20/05/2018 1.2 -6.0 20.8 +1.0 0.0  
Mon 21/05/2018 1.2 -6.0 20.8 +1.0 0.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 3.4 -3.8 22.4 +2.6 0.0  
Wed 23/05/2018 1.4 -5.8 23.9 +4.1 0.0  
Thu 24/05/2018 4.9 -2.3 - - 0.0  
 
May 2018 Average 5.5 -1.7 21.6 +1.8    
May 1934-2017 Average 7.2   19.8      
May 1934-2017 Highest 20.6 6th 1958 32.5 3rd 1972    
May 1934-2017 Lowest -2.5 22nd 1959 8.1 22nd 1971    
 
May 2018 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 1934-2017 Average Total         34.1 9.6 day(s)
May 1934-2017 Wettest Total         102.3 1965
May 1934-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         43.7 19th 1944
May 1934-2017 Driest Total         0.0 1972
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         20.4 11 day(s)
Jan-May 1933-2017 Average Total         137.8 30.6 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

SALMON GUMS RES.STN.
Southern Coastal, Western Australia
32.9869°S 121.6239°E 249m AMSL
Commenced 1932
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12:24 EST

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