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Sandy Cape Daily Summaries

May 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/05/2017 - - - - -  
Tue 02/05/2017 - - - - -  
Wed 03/05/2017 - - - - -  
Thu 04/05/2017 - - - - -  
Fri 05/05/2017 - - - - -  
Sat 06/05/2017 - - - - -  
Sun 07/05/2017 - - - - -  
Mon 08/05/2017 - - - - -  
Tue 09/05/2017 - - 23.0 -1.2 -  
Wed 10/05/2017 17.1 -0.6 20.3 -3.9 155.2  
Thu 11/05/2017 16.8 -0.9 23.9 -0.3 14.8  
Fri 12/05/2017 17.0 -0.7 24.8 +0.6 7.0  
Sat 13/05/2017 18.0 +0.3 25.7 +1.5 1.2  
Sun 14/05/2017 19.0 +1.3 24.0 -0.2 0.0  
Mon 15/05/2017 18.3 +0.6 24.1 -0.1 0.0  
Tue 16/05/2017 19.8 +2.1 23.7 -0.5 0.0  
Wed 17/05/2017 19.6 +1.9 26.7 +2.5 0.0  
Thu 18/05/2017 20.5 +2.8 22.7 -1.5 0.0  
Fri 19/05/2017 19.8 +2.1 23.9 -0.3 1.8  
Sat 20/05/2017 18.8 +1.1 24.0 -0.2 4.6  
Sun 21/05/2017 19.1 +1.4 25.0 +0.8 1.6  
Mon 22/05/2017 20.8 +3.1 26.0 +1.8 4.4  
Tue 23/05/2017 20.4 +2.7 25.9 +1.7 0.0  
Wed 24/05/2017 19.0 +1.3 26.7 +2.5 0.0  
Thu 25/05/2017 20.3 +2.6 25.6 +1.4 0.0  
Fri 26/05/2017 19.7 +2.0 - - 0.0  
 
May 2017 Average 19.1 +1.4 24.5 +0.3    
May 1957-2014 Average 17.7   24.2      
May 1957-2014 Highest 23.4 4th 1978 28.7 4th 1973    
May 1957-2014 Lowest 9.6 31st 2000 14.9 12th 1978    
 
May 2017 Total         190.6 8 day(s)
May 1888-2014 Average Total         119.5 15.3 day(s)
May 1888-2014 Wettest Total         420.3 1926
May 1888-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         254.0 17th 1926
May 1888-2014 Driest Total         9.4 1923
 
Jan-May 2017 Total         489.4 44 day(s)
Jan-May 1888-2014 Average Total         729.9 75.2 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
 
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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

SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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