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Darwin Ap 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 23.9 +1.8 34.4 +2.4 5.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 25.8 +3.7 31.4 -0.6 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 24.8 +2.7 32.9 +0.9 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 24.2 +2.1 32 +0 49.0  
 
May 2016 Average 72 24.7 +2.6 32.7 +0.7    
May 1941-2014 Average 22.1   32.0      
May 1941-2014 Highest 26.6 23rd 1978 36.0 2nd 1942    
May 1941-2014 Lowest 13.8 27th 1990 22.7 20th 1981    
 
May 2016 Total         54.0 2 day(s)
May 1941-2014 Average Total         21.2 2.3 day(s)
May 1941-2014 Wettest Total         298.9 1968
May 1941-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         89.6 18th 1987
May 1941-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1943
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         536.4 59 day(s)
Jan-May 1941-2014 Average Total         1243.3 72.9 day(s)
 
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Station Details

DARWIN AIRPORT
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
12.4239°S 130.8925°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:02 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Wet start for the dry season

14:15 EST

After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.