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Walkamin Daily Summaries

May 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/05/2017 16.5 +0.3 25.0 +0.0 0.0  
Tue 02/05/2017 16.2 +0.0 27.3 +2.3 0.0  
Wed 03/05/2017 16.5 +0.3 27.0 +2.0 0.0  
Thu 04/05/2017 16.5 +0.3 25.5 +0.5 0.2  
Fri 05/05/2017 18.0 +1.8 24.2 -0.8 3.0  
Sat 06/05/2017 17.6 +1.4 25.5 +0.5 1.2  
Sun 07/05/2017 18.7 +2.5 23.5 -1.5 0.2  
Mon 08/05/2017 16.8 +0.6 26.0 +1.0 0.8  
Tue 09/05/2017 15.6 -0.6 27.5 +2.5 0.0  
Wed 10/05/2017 15.5 -0.7 27.0 +2.0 0.0  
Thu 11/05/2017 16.6 +0.4 25.2 +0.2 0.0  
Fri 12/05/2017 13.0 -3.2 25.0 +0.0 0.0  
Sat 13/05/2017 17.0 +0.8 25.5 +0.5 0.0  
Sun 14/05/2017 17.0 +0.8 26.8 +1.8 0.0  
Mon 15/05/2017 15.0 -1.2 27.0 +2.0 0.0  
Tue 16/05/2017 14.8 -1.4 26.5 +1.5 0.0  
Wed 17/05/2017 17.6 +1.4 24.0 -1.0 0.0  
Thu 18/05/2017 19.8 +3.6 26.5 +1.5 1.2  
Fri 19/05/2017 16.0 -0.2 21.6 -3.4 9.6  
Sat 20/05/2017 16.2 +0.0 26.3 +1.3 5.8  
Sun 21/05/2017 17.2 +1.0 26.6 +1.6 0.0  
Mon 22/05/2017 17.2 +1.0 26.3 +1.3 0.0  
Tue 23/05/2017 18.0 +1.8 26.6 +1.6 0.0  
Wed 24/05/2017 19.0 +2.8 25.3 +0.3 0.0  
Thu 25/05/2017 14.2 -2.0 25.1 +0.1 0.0  
Fri 26/05/2017 15.4 -0.8 - - 0.2  
 
May 2017 Average 16.6 +0.4 25.7 +0.7    
May 1969-2014 Average 16.2   25.0      
May 1969-2014 Highest 21.3 3rd 1983 31.5 26th 2010    
May 1969-2014 Lowest 5.6 26th 1974 17.5 21st 1981    
 
May 2017 Total         22.2 9 day(s)
May 1965-2014 Average Total         26.5 11.2 day(s)
May 1965-2014 Wettest Total         114.8 1990
May 1965-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         64.2 16th 1977
May 1965-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2001
 
Jan-May 2017 Total         690.0 79 day(s)
Jan-May 1965-2014 Average Total         763.8 76.5 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

WALKAMIN RESEARCH STATION
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
17.1347°S 145.4281°E 594m AMSL
Commenced 1965
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