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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 37.0 +7.5 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 19.9 +6.9 36.9 +7.4 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 22.3 +9.3 35.8 +6.3 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 21.9 +8.9 31.5 +2.0 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 19.6 +6.6 34.9 +5.4 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 19.9 +6.9 35.4 +5.9 0.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 22.5 +9.5 36.1 +6.6 0.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 16 24.1 +11.1 35.4 +5.9 0.0  
Mon 09/05/2016 16 24.6 +11.6 34.9 +5.4 0.0  
Tue 10/05/2016 21.7 +8.7 26.9 -2.6 -  
Wed 11/05/2016 14.2 +1.2 27.3 -2.2 -  
Thu 12/05/2016 11.1 -1.9 29.1 -0.4 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 7.4 -5.6 31.7 +2.2 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 8.6 -4.4 32.8 +3.3 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 11.2 -1.8 33.3 +3.8 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 11.9 -1.1 33.7 +4.2 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 14.9 +1.9 32.5 +3.0 0.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 15.4 +2.4 32.5 +3.0 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 15.0 +2.0 31.8 +2.3 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 17.8 +4.8 32.5 +3.0 0.0  
Sat 21/05/2016 19.6 +6.6 32.4 +2.9 -  
Sun 22/05/2016 21.7 +8.7 28.0 -1.5 1.8  
Mon 23/05/2016 20.2 +7.2 23.1 -6.4 11.0  
Tue 24/05/2016 19.6 +6.6 29.5 +0.0 1.4  
Wed 25/05/2016 17.9 +4.9 32.5 +3.0 0.0  
Thu 26/05/2016 18.3 +5.3 33.7 +4.2 0.0  
Fri 27/05/2016 19.2 +6.2 34.4 +4.9 0.0  
Sat 28/05/2016 15.9 +2.9 27.0 -2.5 0.4  
Sun 29/05/2016 14.0 +1.0 31 +2 0.2  
 
May 2016 Average 16 17.6 +4.6 32.2 +2.7    
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         14.8 5 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         241.8 30 day(s)
Jan-May 1998-2014 Average Total         315.3 31.3 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

RICHMOND AIRPORT
Nth Goldfields, Queensland
20.7017°S 143.1167°E 206m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Weather News

Eastern Australia's frost season starts late but abruptly

18:52 EST

For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.

Summer to winter skipping autumn

12:49 EST

Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.

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.