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Willis 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 84 27.1 +3.3 30 +2 0.4  
May 2016 Average 84 27.1 +3.3 85 30.0 +2.3    
May 1923-2014 Average 23.8   27.7      
May 1923-2014 Highest 27.0 23rd 1990 31.5 24th 1990    
May 1923-2014 Lowest 19.9 26th 1928 23.6 31st 2000    
May 2016 Total         0.4 1 day(s)
May 1922-2014 Average Total         74.1 12.5 day(s)
May 1922-2014 Wettest Total         394.4 1994
May 1922-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         246.4 9th 1930
May 1922-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2011
Jan-May 2016 Total         385.2 49 day(s)
Jan-May 1922-2014 Average Total         808.7 75.2 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.

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Central Coast, Queensland
16.2878°S 149.9652°E 9m AMSL
Commenced 1921
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