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Burketown 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
Sun 01/05/2016 23.6 +5.7 35.3 +3.7 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 23.6 +5.7 35.6 +4.0 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 25.5 +7.6 37 +5 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 12 24.2 +6.3 12 36.0 +4.4    
May 2002-2014 Average 17.9   31.6      
May 2002-2014 Highest 25.5 6th 2004 37.8 3rd 2007    
May 2002-2014 Lowest 9.3 27th 2011 19.1 25th 2012    
 
May 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 2002-2014 Average Total         3.8 0.8 day(s)
May 2002-2014 Wettest Total         41.8 2012
May 2002-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         16.4 31st 2012
May 2002-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2002
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         400.2 34 day(s)
Jan-May 2002-2014 Average Total         703.1 45.1 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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BURKETOWN AIRPORT
Gulf Country, Queensland
17.7483°S 139.5356°E 6m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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