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Mackay 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 22.0 +4.9 28 +4 0.0  
May 2016 Average 54 22.0 +4.9 54 28.0 +3.8    
May 1960-2014 Average 17.1   24.2      
May 1960-2014 Highest 23.7 9th 1989 29.2 7th 1979    
May 1960-2014 Lowest 7.1 19th 1960 16.0 26th 1990    
May 2016 Total         54 0.0 0 day(s)
May 1960-2014 Average Total         106.5 13.7 day(s)
May 1960-2014 Wettest Total         545.6 1983
May 1960-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         178.4 21st 1983
May 1960-2014 Driest Total         15.8 1971
Jan-May 2016 Total         1129.2 59 day(s)
Jan-May 1960-2014 Average Total         1139.5 78.5 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.

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Central Coast, Queensland
21.1172°S 149.2169°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1959
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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.