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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 29.8 +2.1 8.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 13 25.9 +5.0 29.8 +2.1 0.2  
Tue 03/05/2016 24.9 +4.0 29.6 +1.9 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 20.7 -0.2 29.6 +1.9 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 24.0 +3.1 29.5 +1.8 -  
Fri 06/05/2016 23.9 +3.0 29.1 +1.4 13.4  
Sat 07/05/2016 25.6 +4.7 30.0 +2.3 0.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 24.6 +3.7 29.6 +1.9 2.2  
Mon 09/05/2016 21.1 +0.2 29.9 +2.2 0.2  
Tue 10/05/2016 22.7 +1.8 30.3 +2.6 0.0  
Wed 11/05/2016 22.9 +2.0 29.5 +1.8 -  
Thu 12/05/2016 24.8 +3.9 27.4 -0.3 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 23.6 +2.7 28.5 +0.8 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 24.2 +3.3 28.6 +0.9 3.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 24.4 +3.5 28.4 +0.7 4.4  
Mon 16/05/2016 24.6 +3.7 28.8 +1.1 2.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 24.0 +3.1 29.1 +1.4 1.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 24.0 +3.1 28.2 +0.5 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 24.1 +3.2 28.6 +0.9 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 24.8 +3.9 28.7 +1.0 0.0  
Sat 21/05/2016 24.5 +3.6 28.1 +0.4 4.2  
Sun 22/05/2016 22.7 +1.8 26.5 -1.2 12 211.2  
Mon 23/05/2016 23.7 +2.8 27.0 -0.7 6.2  
Tue 24/05/2016 22.6 +1.7 27.7 +0.0 10.2  
Wed 25/05/2016 24.0 +3.1 28.3 +0.6 0.8  
Thu 26/05/2016 20.3 -0.6 29 +1 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 13 23.8 +2.9 13 28.8 +1.1    
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         12 267.0 14 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         1018.6 82 day(s)
Jan-May 2001-2014 Average Total         1197.8 87.2 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.

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