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Cooktown 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 13 25.9 +5.0 30 +2 8.0  
May 2016 Average 13 25.9 +5.0 13 30.0 +2.3    
May 2001-2014 Average 20.9   27.7      
May 2001-2014 Highest 25.6 2nd 2003 32.0 23rd 2013    
May 2001-2014 Lowest 9.1 22nd 2009 23.0 14th 2002    
May 2016 Total         12 8.0 1 day(s)
May 2001-2014 Average Total         40.4 11.3 day(s)
May 2001-2014 Wettest Total         97.4 2013
May 2001-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         27.2 3rd 2010
May 2001-2014 Driest Total         12.0 2001
Jan-May 2016 Total         759.6 69 day(s)
Jan-May 2001-2014 Average Total         1197.8 87.2 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.

Station Details

Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
15.4461°S 145.1861°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 2000
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Weather News

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.