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Neptune Island 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 12.7 -1.1 17 -1 3.6  
 
May 2016 Average 12.7 -1.1 17.0 -0.8    
May 1962-2014 Average 13.8   17.8      
May 1962-2014 Highest 19.7 10th 2013 24.0 13th 1973    
May 1962-2014 Lowest 6.7 31st 1977 12.5 26th 1987    
 
May 2016 Total         48 3.6 1 day(s)
May 1958-2014 Average Total         53.8 15.3 day(s)
May 1958-2014 Wettest Total         104.7 1958
May 1958-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         32.8 29th 2007
May 1958-2014 Driest Total         14.2 2005
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         94.4 37 day(s)
Jan-May 1958-2014 Average Total         133.3 41.1 day(s)
 
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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

NEPTUNE ISLAND
Lower Eyre Peninsula, South Australia
35.3365°S 136.1174°E 32m AMSL
Commenced 1957
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