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Cardwell 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 22.7 +4.2 28.6 +1.4 0.4  
Mon 02/05/2016 22.3 +3.8 29.2 +2.0 2.5  
Tue 03/05/2016 22.1 +3.6 29.2 +2.0 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 21.8 +3.3 29.1 +1.9 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 21.9 +3.4 29.0 +1.8 0.2  
Fri 06/05/2016 22.8 +4.3 29.0 +1.8 3.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 23.5 +5.0 - - 10.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 - - 28.4 +1.2 -  
Mon 09/05/2016 22.7 +4.2 28.2 +1.0 9.0  
Tue 10/05/2016 23.4 +4.9 29.3 +2.1 0.2  
Wed 11/05/2016 24.4 +5.9 28.1 +0.9 0.2  
Thu 12/05/2016 22.0 +3.5 26.0 -1.2 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 18.9 +0.4 27.4 +0.2 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 19.9 +1.4 - - 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 - - 28.0 +0.8 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 18.4 -0.1 27.8 +0.6 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 21.8 +3.3 28.0 +0.8 11.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 21.4 +2.9 26.2 -1.0 2.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 20.0 +1.5 28.4 +1.2 1.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 20.4 +1.9 27.7 +0.5 0.2  
Sat 21/05/2016 22.8 +4.3 27.2 +0.0 13.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 22.6 +4.1 24.8 -2.4 88.0  
Mon 23/05/2016 22.3 +3.8 24.9 -2.3 30.0  
Tue 24/05/2016 21.0 +2.5 26.9 -0.3 20.0  
Wed 25/05/2016 20.8 +2.3 26.8 -0.4 0.4  
Thu 26/05/2016 20.7 +2.2 27.6 +0.4 0.0  
Fri 27/05/2016 20.8 +2.3 27.9 +0.7 0.0  
Sat 28/05/2016 22.7 +4.2 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 56 21.7 +3.2 27.7 +0.5    
May 1957-2014 Average 18.5   27.2      
May 1957-2014 Highest 24.7 9th 1989 31.7 6th 1960    
May 1957-2014 Lowest 6.1 19th 1960 17.5 26th 1990    
 
May 2016 Total         191.1 17 day(s)
May 1887-2014 Average Total         95.0 11.7 day(s)
May 1887-2014 Wettest Total         347.4 1977
May 1887-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         205.7 18th 1963
May 1887-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1925
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         1473.4 86 day(s)
Jan-May 1887-2014 Average Total         1587.0 75.4 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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CARDWELL MARINE PDE
Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
18.2544°S 146.0192°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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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.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.