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Gatton 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 9.4 -1.2 26.9 +3.0 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 11.8 +1.2 25.2 +1.3 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 11.4 +0.8 27.7 +3.8 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 11.3 +0.7 29.9 +6.0 0.0  
Sat 05/05/2018 14.2 +3.6 29.3 +5.4 0.0  
Sun 06/05/2018 10.7 +0.1 27.1 +3.2 0.0  
Mon 07/05/2018 12.7 +2.1 25.0 +1.1 0.0  
Tue 08/05/2018 16.6 +6.0 22.3 -1.6 5.2  
Wed 09/05/2018 15.3 +4.7 27.9 +4.0 17.6  
Thu 10/05/2018 8.8 -1.8 28.7 +4.8 0.2  
Fri 11/05/2018 12.3 +1.7 22.9 -1.0 0.0  
Sat 12/05/2018 9.4 -1.2 22.2 -1.7 0.0  
Sun 13/05/2018 8.6 -2.0 24.4 +0.5 0.0  
Mon 14/05/2018 6.4 -4.2 25.1 +1.2 0.0  
Tue 15/05/2018 8.8 -1.8 25.5 +1.6 0.0  
Wed 16/05/2018 7.3 -3.3 25.1 +1.2 0.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 6.2 -4.4 25.1 +1.2 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 7.9 -2.7 25.0 +1.1 0.0  
Sat 19/05/2018 3.4 -7.2 25.1 +1.2 0.0  
Sun 20/05/2018 4.7 -5.9 25.6 +1.7 0.0  
Mon 21/05/2018 7.4 -3.2 25.9 +2.0 0.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 9.3 -1.3 25.3 +1.4 0.0  
Wed 23/05/2018 5.4 -5.2 26 +2 0.0  
Thu 24/05/2018 8 -3 - - 0.0  
 
May 2018 Average 9.5 -1.1 25.8 +1.9    
May 1965-2017 Average 10.6   23.9      
May 1965-2017 Highest 19.5 2nd 1988 33.7 5th 2007    
May 1965-2017 Lowest -0.2 31st 2006 13.9 15th 1968    
 
May 2018 Total         23.0 3 day(s)
May 1899-2017 Average Total         45.6 6.3 day(s)
May 1899-2017 Wettest Total         443.5 1996
May 1899-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         118.9 5th 1996
May 1899-2017 Driest Total         0.0 1912
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         315.6 39 day(s)
Jan-May 1898-2017 Average Total         384.3 42.4 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

UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND GATTON
Southeast Coast, Queensland
27.5436°S 152.3375°E 89m AMSL
Commenced 1897
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