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Alice Springs Ap 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 18.8 +10.6 - - 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 - - 23.5 +0.4 -  
Tue 03/05/2016 15.8 +7.6 28.1 +5.0 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 9.6 +1.4 29.4 +6.3 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 14.6 +6.4 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 72 14.7 +6.5 27.0 +3.9    
May 1942-2014 Average 8.2   23.1      
May 1942-2014 Highest 21.4 13th 1970 35.0 3rd 1942    
May 1942-2014 Lowest -2.7 30th 1987 9.6 30th 2009    
 
May 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 1942-2014 Average Total         18.7 3.0 day(s)
May 1942-2014 Wettest Total         103.6 1990
May 1942-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         56.6 21st 1990
May 1942-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1944
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         76.4 16 day(s)
Jan-May 1942-2014 Average Total         150.2 17.9 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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