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Curtin Springs 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 16.5 +7.8 22.0 -1.8 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 15.0 +6.3 28.8 +5.0 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 15.6 +6.9 30.0 +6.2 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 9.5 +0.8 29.0 +5.2 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 13.5 +4.8 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 48 14.0 +5.3 27.4 +3.6    
May 1965-2014 Average 8.7   23.8      
May 1965-2014 Highest 19.5 11th 1987 34.0 1st 1990    
May 1965-2014 Lowest -1.0 30th 1982 10.0 20th 1968    
 
May 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 1953-2014 Average Total         17.5 2.4 day(s)
May 1953-2014 Wettest Total         109.0 1979
May 1953-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         57.2 25th 1979
May 1953-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1953
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         112.0 10 day(s)
Jan-May 1953-2014 Average Total         116.7 11.5 day(s)
 
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Station Details

CURTIN SPRINGS
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
25.3139°S 131.7571°E 490m AMSL
Commenced 1953
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Weather News

Stuck between Wednesday and Friday on Thursday Island

11:26 EST

Nestled in amongst several other islands to the northeast of Cape York Peninsula, including Friday to the west and Wednesday to the northeast, it's easy to overlook the weather of Thursday Island.

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.