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Christmas Island Ap Rainfall Reports

May 2016
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Sun 01/05/2016 3.2 24
Mon 02/05/2016 85.2 24
Tue 03/05/2016 33.0 24
Wed 04/05/2016 0.2 24
Thu 05/05/2016 4.4 24
Fri 06/05/2016 1.0 24
Sat 07/05/2016 0.2 24
Sun 08/05/2016 31.2 24
Mon 09/05/2016 41.6 24
Tue 10/05/2016 0.0 24
Wed 11/05/2016 18.2 24
Thu 12/05/2016 21.0 24
Fri 13/05/2016 0.2 24
Sat 14/05/2016 0.0 24
Sun 15/05/2016 1.4 24
Mon 16/05/2016 8.2 24
Tue 17/05/2016 52.0 24
Wed 18/05/2016 1.2 24
Thu 19/05/2016 0.2 24
Fri 20/05/2016 12.4 24
Sat 21/05/2016 0.2 24
Sun 22/05/2016 5.6 24
Mon 23/05/2016 84.2 24
Tue 24/05/2016 3.8 24
Wed 25/05/2016 0.2 24
Thu 26/05/2016 0.0 24
Fri 27/05/2016 - -
Sat 28/05/2016 0.0 24
Sun 29/05/2016 0.0 24
Mon 30/05/2016 19.8 24
 
May 2016 Total 428.6 24 day(s)
May 1973-2014 Average Total 176.8 15.7 day(s)
May 1973-2014 Wettest Total 528.6 1978
May 1973-2014 Wettest 24hr Total 171.6 15th 2004
May 1973-2014 Driest Total 14.1 2005
 
Jan-May 2016 Total 1820.2 109 day(s)
Jan-May 1973-2014 Average Total 1350.4 93.5 day(s)
 
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

CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO
Pilbara, Western Australia
10.4528°S 105.6875°E 261m AMSL
Commenced 1972
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Record hot temperatures around Darwin stopping most mango trees from flowering

18:04 EST

The Top End of the Northern Territory is having one of its hottest May's on record, which is causing issues for a number of mango plantations.

Ain't Darwin the coolest

15:37 EST

Whilst it may just be beginning to feel like winter across the southern capitals, it sure feels like the tail-end of summer in Darwin.

Records broken for coldest May morning in eight areas across NSW, BoM confirms

15:37 EST

Eight areas across New South Wales experienced record-breaking cold weather overnight, but the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says the state is still set for a relatively warm winter.