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Cape Willoughby 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 10.0 -2.6 16.6 -0.4 1.2  
Mon 02/05/2016 12.2 -0.4 18.8 +1.8 2.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 13.6 +1.0 19.1 +2.1 1.8  
Wed 04/05/2016 10.5 -2.1 18.5 +1.5 0.8  
Thu 05/05/2016 13.8 +1.2 21.4 +4.4 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 14.7 +2.1 17.5 +0.5 0.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 15.4 +2.8 19.1 +2.1 0.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 15.8 +3.2 18.2 +1.2 6.0  
Mon 09/05/2016 14.0 +1.4 17.8 +0.8 1.4  
Tue 10/05/2016 13.6 +1.0 16.6 -0.4 15.2  
Wed 11/05/2016 12.7 +0.1 18.8 +1.8 0.2  
Thu 12/05/2016 14.4 +1.8 - - 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 14.8 +2.2 18.6 +1.6 -  
Sat 14/05/2016 14.7 +2.1 20.1 +3.1 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 14.3 +1.7 18.4 +1.4 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 13.7 +1.1 21.3 +4.3 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 12.9 +0.3 17.7 +0.7 0.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 12.3 -0.3 19.1 +2.1 0.6  
Thu 19/05/2016 12.8 +0.2 19.8 +2.8 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 12.9 +0.3 18.7 +1.7 0.0  
Sat 21/05/2016 15.3 +2.7 21.3 +4.3 0.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 17.6 +5.0 19.8 +2.8 0.0  
Mon 23/05/2016 9.8 -2.8 19.0 +2.0 10.4  
Tue 24/05/2016 12.2 -0.4 - - 0.0  
Wed 25/05/2016 - - 15.1 -1.9 -  
Thu 26/05/2016 10.7 -1.9 16.0 -1.0 5.4  
Fri 27/05/2016 11.2 -1.4 15.2 -1.8 3.2  
Sat 28/05/2016 9.4 -3.2 15.7 -1.3 22.6  
Sun 29/05/2016 12.4 -0.2 15 -2 1.4  
Mon 30/05/2016 13 +0 - - 2  
 
May 2016 Average 13.1 +0.5 18.3 +1.3    
May 1968-2014 Average 12.6   17.0      
May 1968-2014 Highest 19.5 8th 2002 26.0 4th 2002    
May 1968-2014 Lowest 4.8 26th 1995 11.0 26th 1987    
 
May 2016 Total         74.2 15 day(s)
May 1881-2014 Average Total         61.5 14.4 day(s)
May 1881-2014 Wettest Total         147.8 1883
May 1881-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         59.2 13th 1884
May 1881-2014 Driest Total         6.1 1959
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         215.0 47 day(s)
Jan-May 1881-2014 Average Total         153.6 39.9 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

CAPE WILLOUGHBY
Kangaroo Island, South Australia
35.8426°S 138.1327°E 55m AMSL
Commenced 1881
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