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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 20.1 +0.5 2.8  
Mon 02/05/2016 4.9 -1.5 21.9 +2.3 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 11.7 +5.3 21.8 +2.2 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 11.6 +5.2 18.9 -0.7 1.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 5.4 -1.0 25.2 +5.6 0.2  
Fri 06/05/2016 6.9 +0.5 28.5 +8.9 0.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 8.5 +2.1 23.1 +3.5 0.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 15.7 +9.3 19.8 +0.2 0.4  
Mon 09/05/2016 13.7 +7.3 21.8 +2.2 1.0  
Tue 10/05/2016 14.6 +8.2 19.2 -0.4 0.4  
Wed 11/05/2016 9.2 +2.8 19.2 -0.4 0.0  
Thu 12/05/2016 13.2 +6.8 22.8 +3.2 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 4.9 -1.5 24.7 +5.1 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 3.0 -3.4 25.3 +5.7 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 13.1 +6.7 23.6 +4.0 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 4.9 -1.5 18.7 -0.9 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 4.8 -1.6 20.4 +0.8 0.4  
Wed 18/05/2016 2.5 -3.9 20.9 +1.3 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 5.5 -0.9 21.7 +2.1 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 11.3 +4.9 19.6 +0.0 0.0  
Sat 21/05/2016 10.1 +3.7 22.0 +2.4 0.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 11.4 +5.0 28.1 +8.5 0.0  
Mon 23/05/2016 8.6 +2.2 20.4 +0.8 0.4  
Tue 24/05/2016 3.7 -2.7 21.0 +1.4 0.0  
Wed 25/05/2016 6.8 +0.4 14.2 -5.4 2.4  
Thu 26/05/2016 10.5 +4.1 17.0 -2.6 30.0  
Fri 27/05/2016 7.3 +0.9 17.8 -1.8 0.2  
Sat 28/05/2016 7.9 +1.5 15.9 -3.7 2.4  
Sun 29/05/2016 3.1 -3.3 - - 0.2  
 
May 2016 Average 8.5 +2.1 21.2 +1.6    
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         41.8 13 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         100.3 34 day(s)
Jan-May 1985-2014 Average Total         91.5 22.2 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.

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LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE
Riverland, South Australia
34.4390°S 140.5978°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1984
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