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Alice Springs Ap Daily Summaries

May 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/05/2018 12.6 +4.4 31.1 +8.0 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 11.7 +3.5 32.4 +9.3 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 75 22.1 +13.9 31.9 +8.8 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 13.8 +5.6 22.2 -0.9 0.0  
Sat 05/05/2018 6.5 -1.7 22.5 -0.6 0.0  
Sun 06/05/2018 3.3 -4.9 22.9 -0.2 0.0  
Mon 07/05/2018 2.8 -5.4 27.9 +4.8 0.0  
Tue 08/05/2018 7.4 -0.8 27.5 +4.4 0.0  
Wed 09/05/2018 6.1 -2.1 28.3 +5.2 0.0  
Thu 10/05/2018 9.9 +1.7 24.4 +1.3 0.0  
Fri 11/05/2018 5.7 -2.5 19.4 -3.7 0.0  
Sat 12/05/2018 2.8 -5.4 18.6 -4.5 0.0  
Sun 13/05/2018 1.6 -6.6 19.5 -3.6 0.0  
Mon 14/05/2018 2.3 -5.9 21.5 -1.6 0.0  
Tue 15/05/2018 2.4 -5.8 20.8 -2.3 0.0  
Wed 16/05/2018 3.4 -4.8 20.4 -2.7 0.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 3.1 -5.1 19.4 -3.7 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 1.0 -7.2 18.8 -4.3 0.0  
Sat 19/05/2018 0.2 -8.0 19.3 -3.8 0.0  
Sun 20/05/2018 1.6 -6.6 21.0 -2.1 0.0  
Mon 21/05/2018 3.6 -4.6 20.7 -2.4 0.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 1.6 -6.6 21.5 -1.6 0.0  
Wed 23/05/2018 5.3 -2.9 18.9 -4.2 0.0  
Thu 24/05/2018 1.6 -6.6 22 -1 0.0  
 
May 2018 Average 5.5 -2.7 23.0 -0.1    
May 1942-2017 Average 8.2   23.1      
May 1942-2017 Highest 21.4 13th 1970 35.0 3rd 1942    
May 1942-2017 Lowest -2.7 30th 1987 9.6 30th 2009    
 
May 2018 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 1942-2017 Average Total         18.7 3.0 day(s)
May 1942-2017 Wettest Total         103.6 1990
May 1942-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         56.6 21st 1990
May 1942-2017 Driest Total         0.0 1944
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         86.4 19 day(s)
Jan-May 1942-2017 Average Total         149.8 17.7 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

ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
23.7951°S 133.8890°E 546m AMSL
Commenced 1940
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front approaches southern WA

18:43 EST

The southern half of Western Australia is set to be hit by a strong cold front, bringing dangerous wind gusts of up to 125 kilometres per hour, along with heavy rainfall.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.