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Cocos Island 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 25.6 +0.6 28.9 -0.4 12.6  
Mon 02/05/2016 24.9 -0.1 28.2 -1.1 18.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 24.9 -0.1 29 +0 9.2  
May 2016 Average 25.1 +0.1 28.7 -0.6    
May 1952-2014 Average 25.0   29.3      
May 1952-2014 Highest 28.1 13th 1998 31.6 6th 2014    
May 1952-2014 Lowest 19.4 16th 1965 25.1 27th 1956    
May 2016 Total         39.8 3 day(s)
May 1907-2014 Average Total         193.0 17.9 day(s)
May 1907-2014 Wettest Total         646.2 1956
May 1907-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         168.2 28th 1998
May 1907-2014 Driest Total         16.2 1935
Jan-May 2016 Total         1196.0 89 day(s)
Jan-May 1907-2014 Average Total         1036.6 79.8 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

Pilbara, Western Australia
12.1892°S 96.8344°E 3m AMSL
Commenced 1901
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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.