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Cairns Rainfall Reports

May 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Tue 01/05/2018 2.0 24
Wed 02/05/2018 15.6 24
Thu 03/05/2018 2.6 24
Fri 04/05/2018 0.0 24
Sat 05/05/2018 0.0 24
Sun 06/05/2018 0.6 24
Mon 07/05/2018 0.4 24
Tue 08/05/2018 0.4 24
Wed 09/05/2018 0.0 24
Thu 10/05/2018 0.0 24
Fri 11/05/2018 0.0 24
Sat 12/05/2018 0.0 24
Sun 13/05/2018 0.0 24
Mon 14/05/2018 - -
Tue 15/05/2018 0.0 24
Wed 16/05/2018 0.0 24
Thu 17/05/2018 0.0 24
Fri 18/05/2018 1.4 24
Sat 19/05/2018 0.0 24
Sun 20/05/2018 3.0 24
Mon 21/05/2018 0.0 24
Tue 22/05/2018 0.0 24
Wed 23/05/2018 0.0 24
Thu 24/05/2018 0.0 24
Fri 25/05/2018 0.0 24
Sat 26/05/2018 6 24
 
May 2018 Total 32.0 9 day(s)
 
Jan-May 2018 Total 2012.0 77 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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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

CAIRNS RACECOURSE
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
16.9463°S 145.7474°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 2013
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Weather News

Drenching for Queensland's Coast

12:00 EST

Rainfall of over 50mm has been recorded along the Sunshine State's coast overnight with plenty more to come.

Tasmania's wild weather sparks fishing frenzy of 'escapee' salmon after pens damaged

11:33 EST

As far as salmon escapes go, the mass breakout of almost 300,000 fish isn't the biggest.

Possible fog for Sydney

11:12 EST

Conditions appear primed for areas of fog to develop over parts of Sydney on Sunday morning.