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Adelaide Daily Summaries

May 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/05/2018 11.7 +1.4 23.5 +4.5 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 11.6 +1.3 26.8 +7.8 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 16.0 +5.7 16.8 -2.2 5.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 10.6 +0.3 18.5 -0.5 19.2  
Sat 05/05/2018 10.2 -0.1 20.5 +1.5 0.0  
Sun 06/05/2018 9.5 -0.8 22.0 +3.0 0.0  
Mon 07/05/2018 12.4 +2.1 20.2 +1.2 0.0  
Tue 08/05/2018 9.5 -0.8 18.7 -0.3 1.4  
Wed 09/05/2018 8.5 -1.8 18.3 -0.7 0.0  
Thu 10/05/2018 10.0 -0.3 14.8 -4.2 4.8  
Fri 11/05/2018 8.0 -2.3 15.3 -3.7 1.4  
Sat 12/05/2018 9.5 -0.8 17.6 -1.4 0.6  
Sun 13/05/2018 10.3 +0.0 18.8 -0.2 0.0  
Mon 14/05/2018 5.9 -4.4 16.4 -2.6 0.0  
Tue 15/05/2018 11.1 +0.8 17.8 -1.2 0.0  
Wed 16/05/2018 5.8 -4.5 16.4 -2.6 1.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 10.3 +0.0 15.0 -4.0 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 12.3 +2.0 17.5 -1.5 6.2  
Sat 19/05/2018 11.7 +1.4 18.1 -0.9 22.2  
Sun 20/05/2018 8.4 -1.9 15.8 -3.2 0.0  
Mon 21/05/2018 12.0 +1.7 - - 0.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 - - 16.6 -2.4 -  
Wed 23/05/2018 12.9 +2.6 16.4 -2.6 0.2  
Thu 24/05/2018 12.6 +2.3 16 -3 0.0  
 
May 2018 Average 10.5 +0.2 18.2 -0.8    
May 1977-2017 Average 10.3   19.0      
May 1977-2017 Highest 21.1 11th 1987 31.1 8th 2013    
May 1977-2017 Lowest 1.5 22nd 1985 11.3 18th 1981    
 
May 2018 Total         62.0 10 day(s)
May 1977-2017 Average Total         61.4 12.3 day(s)
May 1977-2017 Wettest Total         128.0 1987
May 1977-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         41.2 23rd 1999
May 1977-2017 Driest Total         8.2 2005
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         103.0 33 day(s)
Jan-May 1977-2017 Average Total         165.3 34.2 day(s)
 
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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.

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ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN)
Adelaide, South Australia
34.9211°S 138.6216°E 48m AMSL
Commenced 1977
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Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front approaches southern WA

18:43 EST

The southern half of Western Australia is set to be hit by a strong cold front, bringing dangerous wind gusts of up to 125 kilometres per hour, along with heavy rainfall.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.