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Arltunga 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 13 20.4 +12.2 28 +5 0.0  
May 2016 Average 13 20.4 +12.2 13 28.0 +4.8    
May 2001-2014 Average 8.2   23.2      
May 2001-2014 Highest 20.0 7th 2007 33.4 4th 2007    
May 2001-2014 Lowest -4.2 31st 2011 10.1 30th 2009    
May 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 1901-2014 Average Total         18.9 2.1 day(s)
May 1901-2014 Wettest Total         110.4 1990
May 1901-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         71.1 24th 1904
May 1901-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1901
Jan-May 2016 Total         65.0 11 day(s)
Jan-May 1901-2014 Average Total         163.6 15.2 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.
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, Northern Territory
23.4564°S 134.6849°E 661m AMSL
Commenced 1988
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12:56 EST

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