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Port Pirie 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
May 2016 Average -   -      
May 2007-2014 Average 9.4   20.8      
May 2007-2014 Highest 21.0 11th 2013 30.8 8th 2013    
May 2007-2014 Lowest 1.3 14th 2010 11.2 24th 2012    
May 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
May 2007-2014 Average Total         43.9 8.3 day(s)
May 2007-2014 Wettest Total         55.9 2011
May 2007-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         30.6 24th 2012
May 2007-2014 Driest Total         12.3 2007
Jan-May 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-May 2007-2014 Average Total         152.0 26.4 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

Mid North, South Australia
33.2341°S 138.0010°E 10m AMSL
Commenced 1943
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Weather News

Eastern Australia's frost season starts late but abruptly

18:52 EST

For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.

Summer to winter skipping autumn

12:49 EST

Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.