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Taroom Daily Summaries

May 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/05/2018 8.6 -1.2 27.9 +3.1 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 13.9 +4.1 29.5 +4.7 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 13.2 +3.4 29.4 +4.6 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 16.6 +6.8 31.6 +6.8 0.0  
Sat 05/05/2018 17.2 +7.4 - - 0.0  
Sun 06/05/2018 - - - - -  
Mon 07/05/2018 - - 30.2 +5.4 -  
Tue 08/05/2018 11.2 +1.4 23.5 -1.3 13.4  
Wed 09/05/2018 14.4 +4.6 26.2 +1.4 0.3  
Thu 10/05/2018 10.5 +0.7 30.0 +5.2 0.3  
Fri 11/05/2018 9.9 +0.1 23.0 -1.8 0.0  
Sat 12/05/2018 3.6 -6.2 22.0 -2.8 0.0  
Sun 13/05/2018 5.6 -4.2 23.8 -1.0 0.0  
Mon 14/05/2018 5.8 -4.0 24.8 +0.0 0.0  
Tue 15/05/2018 5.7 -4.1 25.6 +0.8 0.0  
Wed 16/05/2018 6.0 -3.8 24.9 +0.1 0.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 6.4 -3.4 25.2 +0.4 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 10.1 +0.3 - - 0.6  
Sat 19/05/2018 - - - - -  
Sun 20/05/2018 - - - - -  
Mon 21/05/2018 - - - - -  
Tue 22/05/2018 - - - - -  
Wed 23/05/2018 - - - - -  
 
May 2018 Average 9.9 +0.1 26.5 +1.7    
May 1957-2017 Average 9.8   24.8      
May 1957-2017 Highest 21.1 18th 1959 34.7 4th 2007    
May 1957-2017 Lowest -3.3 25th 1957 12.2 30th 1967    
 
May 2018 Total         14.6 4 day(s)
May 1873-2017 Average Total         35.8 3.9 day(s)
May 1873-2017 Wettest Total         270.1 1983
May 1873-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         142.2 9th 1930
May 1873-2017 Driest Total         0.0 1873
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         446.4 28 day(s)
Jan-May 1873-2017 Average Total         320.6 27.2 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.
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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

TAROOM POST OFFICE
Central Highlands, Queensland
25.6408°S 149.7958°E 199m AMSL
Commenced 1870
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.