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Douglas 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 23.4 +6.5 38.4 +5.3 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 23.7 +6.8 37 +4 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 23 23.5 +6.6 22 37.7 +4.6    
May 1968-2014 Average 16.9   33.1      
May 1968-2014 Highest 24.8 10th 1995 38.4 14th 1973    
May 1968-2014 Lowest 5.5 10th 1974 23.8 29th 2012    
 
May 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 1968-2014 Average Total         10.3 1.3 day(s)
May 1968-2014 Wettest Total         107.6 2010
May 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         52.8 7th 1990
May 1968-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1969
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         384.4 37 day(s)
Jan-May 1968-2014 Average Total         915.9 53.6 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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

DOUGLAS RIVER
Darwin-Daly, Northern Territory
13.8345°S 131.1872°E 43m AMSL
Commenced 1968
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