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Birdsville Ap 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 17.7 +5.9 32.0 +6.1 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 13.2 +1.4 33.2 +7.3 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 18.0 +6.2 33.3 +7.4 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 16.4 +4.6 24.0 -1.9 0.0  
Sat 05/05/2018 10.2 -1.6 24.3 -1.6 0.0  
Sun 06/05/2018 10.1 -1.7 25.1 -0.8 0.0  
Mon 07/05/2018 9.4 -2.4 29.7 +3.8 0.0  
Tue 08/05/2018 12.1 +0.3 28.8 +2.9 0.0  
Wed 09/05/2018 9.7 -2.1 28.7 +2.8 0.0  
Thu 10/05/2018 10.6 -1.2 25.0 -0.9 0.0  
Fri 11/05/2018 9.4 -2.4 20.0 -5.9 0.0  
Sat 12/05/2018 6.5 -5.3 20.7 -5.2 0.0  
Sun 13/05/2018 5.1 -6.7 22.3 -3.6 0.0  
Mon 14/05/2018 9.4 -2.4 22.5 -3.4 0.0  
Tue 15/05/2018 8.8 -3.0 23.6 -2.3 0.0  
Wed 16/05/2018 9.6 -2.2 23.1 -2.8 0.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 9.0 -2.8 22.1 -3.8 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 8.6 -3.2 21.6 -4.3 0.0  
Sat 19/05/2018 6.6 -5.2 22.4 -3.5 0.0  
Sun 20/05/2018 10.1 -1.7 24.8 -1.1 0.0  
Mon 21/05/2018 9.1 -2.7 22.7 -3.2 0.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 10.4 -1.4 24.7 -1.2 0.0  
Wed 23/05/2018 9.3 -2.5 22 -4 0.0  
 
May 2018 Average 10.4 -1.4 25.1 -0.8    
May 2001-2017 Average 11.8   25.9      
May 2001-2017 Highest 25.1 1st 2016 34.8 3rd 2007    
May 2001-2017 Lowest 2.1 25th 2006 17.0 26th 2011    
 
May 2018 Total         0.0 0 day(s)
May 2001-2017 Average Total         9.5 2.3 day(s)
May 2001-2017 Wettest Total         54.4 2016
May 2001-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         49.6 9th 2016
May 2001-2017 Driest Total         0.0 2001
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         30.1 7 day(s)
Jan-May 2001-2017 Average Total         100.1 12.5 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

BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT
Channel Country, Queensland
25.8975°S 139.3472°E 47m AMSL
Commenced 2000
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