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Richmond 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 21.4 +8.4 37 +8 0.0  
May 2016 Average 16 21.4 +8.4 16 37.0 +7.5    
May 1998-2014 Average 13.0   29.5      
May 1998-2014 Highest 23.2 10th 2005 37.9 4th 2007    
May 1998-2014 Lowest 2.3 26th 2011 13.4 25th 2012    
May 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 1998-2014 Average Total         8.0 1.8 day(s)
May 1998-2014 Wettest Total         36.0 2000
May 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         28.8 25th 2012
May 1998-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1998
Jan-May 2016 Total         227.0 25 day(s)
Jan-May 1998-2014 Average Total         315.3 31.3 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.
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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Nth Goldfields, Queensland
20.7017°S 143.1167°E 206m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Hottest May night on record for 20 Queensland cities and towns

16:00 EST

Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.

Capital city April wrap-up

14:00 EST

For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.

Melbourne storm: Trees uprooted, homes damaged by out-of-season weather

12:56 EST

Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.