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McArthur River 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 24.7 +8.0 36.1 +3.7 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 24.3 +7.6 36.8 +4.4 0.2  
Tue 03/05/2016 32 25.4 +8.7 36.3 +3.9 0.2  
Wed 04/05/2016 24.0 +7.3 36.3 +3.9 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 23.5 +6.8 37.0 +4.6 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 23.7 +7.0 36.7 +4.3 0.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 24.0 +7.3 36.2 +3.8 0.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 32 25.1 +8.4 35.2 +2.8 0.0  
Mon 09/05/2016 32 25.7 +9.0 34.8 +2.4 8.2  
Tue 10/05/2016 25.0 +8.3 32.4 +0.0 3.6  
Wed 11/05/2016 19.8 +3.1 29.0 -3.4 0.0  
Thu 12/05/2016 19.5 +2.8 32.1 -0.3 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 - - 34.5 +2.1 -  
Sat 14/05/2016 15.9 -0.8 34.9 +2.5 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 18.9 +2.2 35.3 +2.9 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 18.8 +2.1 36.2 +3.8 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 21.8 +5.1 35.9 +3.5 0.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 22.7 +6.0 36.1 +3.7 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 20.9 +4.2 35.7 +3.3 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 18.3 +1.6 35.2 +2.8 -  
Sat 21/05/2016 23.3 +6.6 32.9 +0.5 0.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 - - 33.2 +0.8 -  
Mon 23/05/2016 21.3 +4.6 33.8 +1.4 5.4  
Tue 24/05/2016 23.1 +6.4 31.9 -0.5 0.2  
Wed 25/05/2016 20.2 +3.5 33 +1 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 32 22.2 +5.5 34.7 +2.3    
May 1969-2014 Average 16.7   32.4      
May 1969-2014 Highest 25.0 22nd 2013 37.7 3rd 2007    
May 1969-2014 Lowest 3.2 27th 1974 20.2 20th 1981    
 
May 2016 Total         17.8 6 day(s)
May 1968-2014 Average Total         7.7 1.2 day(s)
May 1968-2014 Wettest Total         160.1 1968
May 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         86.4 11th 1968
May 1968-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1970
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         270.0 39 day(s)
Jan-May 1968-2014 Average Total         589.7 42.4 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

MCARTHUR RIVER MINE AIRPORT
Roper-McArthur, Northern Territory
16.4423°S 136.0760°E 40m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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Weather News

Wet week for NSW

20:12 EST

Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.

Big surf closes beaches across Sydney, NSW

18:13 EST

Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.

Dampened SA in for more rain but also cold, strong winds

18:01 EST

Rain has fallen across a large part of South Australia during Wednesday and there is more to come, mainly on Friday, coinciding with cold winds.