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Loxton 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 12.1 +5.7 20 +0 2.8  
 
May 2016 Average 29 12.1 +5.7 20.0 +0.4    
May 1985-2014 Average 6.4   19.6      
May 1985-2014 Highest 18.2 5th 1988 29.6 4th 1990    
May 1985-2014 Lowest -3.3 30th 2006 10.7 29th 1990    
 
May 2016 Total         2.8 1 day(s)
May 1985-2014 Average Total         23.3 7.8 day(s)
May 1985-2014 Wettest Total         80.8 1992
May 1985-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         43.8 8th 1992
May 1985-2014 Driest Total         0.6 1991
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         59.8 21 day(s)
Jan-May 1985-2014 Average Total         91.5 22.2 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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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LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE
Riverland, South Australia
34.4390°S 140.5978°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1984
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