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Emerald 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 19.0 +6.1 32.6 +6.5 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 19.7 +6.8 33.0 +6.9 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 20.3 +7.4 31.9 +5.8 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 21 22.6 +9.7 30.9 +4.8 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 17.9 +5.0 31.4 +5.3 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 16.8 +3.9 29.9 +3.8 0.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 15.9 +3.0 30.1 +4.0 0.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 16.9 +4.0 30.4 +4.3 0.0  
Mon 09/05/2016 17.7 +4.8 32.4 +6.3 0.0  
Tue 10/05/2016 21 22.4 +9.5 31.2 +5.1 0.0  
Wed 11/05/2016 17.3 +4.4 22.8 -3.3 0.0  
Thu 12/05/2016 7.9 -5.0 27.7 +1.6 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 10.0 -2.9 28.7 +2.6 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 10.7 -2.2 29.0 +2.9 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 13.2 +0.3 28.6 +2.5 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 12.0 -0.9 29.8 +3.7 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 12.3 -0.6 29.4 +3.3 0.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 15.1 +2.2 29.6 +3.5 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 15.5 +2.6 29.3 +3.2 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 16.7 +3.8 29.6 +3.5 -  
Sat 21/05/2016 13.6 +0.7 29.5 +3.4 0.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 17.6 +4.7 27.8 +1.7 0.0  
Mon 23/05/2016 18.6 +5.7 27.3 +1.2 0.0  
Tue 24/05/2016 20.0 +7.1 30.4 +4.3 0.0  
Wed 25/05/2016 16.4 +3.5 30.0 +3.9 0.0  
Thu 26/05/2016 13.8 +0.9 32.4 +6.3 0.0  
Fri 27/05/2016 19.7 +6.8 33.9 +7.8 0.0  
Sat 28/05/2016 15.3 +2.4 26.4 +0.3 0.0  
Sun 29/05/2016 9.5 -3.4 26 +0 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 21 16.0 +3.1 21 29.7 +3.6    
May 1993-2014 Average 12.9   26.1      
May 1993-2014 Highest 22.0 2nd 1998 34.3 4th 2007    
May 1993-2014 Lowest 2.0 29th 2000 16.0 25th 2012    
 
May 2016 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 1993-2014 Average Total         21.3 3.6 day(s)
May 1993-2014 Wettest Total         66.6 2005
May 1993-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         49.2 11th 2005
May 1993-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1996
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         334.2 27 day(s)
Jan-May 1993-2014 Average Total         282.6 30.0 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.

Station Details

EMERALD AIRPORT
Central Highlands, Queensland
23.5694°S 148.1756°E 189m AMSL
Commenced 1981
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Weather News

Eastern Australia's frost season starts late but abruptly

18:52 EST

For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.

Summer to winter skipping autumn

12:49 EST

Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.

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.