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Sweers Island 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 25.5 +3.7 33.0 +4.3 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 26.8 +5.0 12 33.5 +4.8 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 12 27.5 +5.7 33.0 +4.3 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 12 27.9 +6.1 33.2 +4.5 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 12 27.5 +5.7 32.7 +4.0 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 26.2 +4.4 31.7 +3.0 0.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 24.0 +2.2 32.2 +3.5 1.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 27.0 +5.2 32.1 +3.4 0.0  
Mon 09/05/2016 27.0 +5.2 32.8 +4.1 0.0  
Tue 10/05/2016 26.2 +4.4 28.1 -0.6 0.0  
Wed 11/05/2016 21.2 -0.6 27.5 -1.2 0.0  
Thu 12/05/2016 21.6 -0.2 29.5 +0.8 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 21.7 -0.1 29.7 +1.0 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 23.0 +1.2 29.5 +0.8 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 22.7 +0.9 30.0 +1.3 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 24.8 +3.0 30.5 +1.8 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 23.4 +1.6 31.9 +3.2 0.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 24.4 +2.6 31.0 +2.3 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 23.0 +1.2 30.6 +1.9 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 22.4 +0.6 30.0 +1.3 0.0  
Sat 21/05/2016 25.6 +3.8 33.0 +4.3 0.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 24.5 +2.7 26.0 -2.7 1.2  
Mon 23/05/2016 22.5 +0.7 26.1 -2.6 14.5  
Tue 24/05/2016 22.1 +0.3 26.3 -2.4 13.0  
Wed 25/05/2016 22.9 +1.1 29.1 +0.4 3.5  
Thu 26/05/2016 22.9 +1.1 29.5 +0.8 4.5  
Fri 27/05/2016 23.4 +1.6 30.2 +1.5 0.0  
Sat 28/05/2016 25.1 +3.3 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 12 24.4 +2.6 30.5 +1.8    
May 2002-2014 Average 21.8   28.7      
May 2002-2014 Highest 27.3 2nd 2013 33.4 5th 2007    
May 2002-2014 Lowest 14.4 23rd 2009 18.1 25th 2012    
 
May 2016 Total         16 37.7 6 day(s)
May 1896-2014 Average Total         3.4 0.6 day(s)
May 1896-2014 Wettest Total         32.8 1901
May 1896-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         29.5 25th 1901
May 1896-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1896
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         598.4 34 day(s)
Jan-May 1893-2014 Average Total         934.9 43.4 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

SWEERS ISLAND
Gulf Country, Queensland
17.1142°S 139.5981°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1893
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Weather News

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.