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Centre Island 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 38 27.0 +4.4 34 +5 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 38 28 +5 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 38 27.5 +4.9 38 34.0 +4.5    
May 1975-2014 Average 22.6   29.5      
May 1975-2014 Highest 26.9 16th 1987 35.1 2nd 1988    
May 1975-2014 Lowest 15.5 30th 2000 20.6 25th 2012    
 
May 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 1968-2014 Average Total         12.1 2.3 day(s)
May 1968-2014 Wettest Total         201.4 1968
May 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         74.2 22nd 1990
May 1968-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1970
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         535.4 22 day(s)
Jan-May 1968-2014 Average Total         890.7 43.9 day(s)
 
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Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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

CENTRE ISLAND
Roper-McArthur, Northern Territory
15.7426°S 136.8192°E 12m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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