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Port Augusta 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 10.6 +1.8 20.9 -0.9 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 8.5 -0.3 24.3 +2.5 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 6.8 -2.0 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 8.6 -0.2 22.6 +0.8    
May 2002-2014 Average 8.8   21.8      
May 2002-2014 Highest 18.0 6th 2013 32.2 8th 2013    
May 2002-2014 Lowest -1.9 24th 2006 11.5 24th 2012    
 
May 2016 Total         12 0.0 0 day(s)
May 2002-2014 Average Total         15.9 7.3 day(s)
May 2002-2014 Wettest Total         47.4 2010
May 2002-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         20.6 29th 2010
May 2002-2014 Driest Total         2.8 2005
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         29.0 13 day(s)
Jan-May 2002-2014 Average Total         83.9 22.1 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

PORT AUGUSTA AERO
Flinders, South Australia
32.5073°S 137.7169°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

21:31 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).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.