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Rainbow Beach 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 - - 26.6 +3.0 65.7  
Mon 02/05/2016 - - 26.3 +2.7 3.8  
Tue 03/05/2016 - - 28.2 +4.6 5.2  
Wed 04/05/2016 - - - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average -   21 27.0 +3.4    
May 1993-2008 Average 14.3   23.6      
May 1993-2008 Highest 23.0 5th 2000 28.8 2nd 1993    
May 1993-2008 Lowest 2.0 31st 2000 17.2 26th 2012    
 
May 2016 Total         74.7 3 day(s)
May 1993-2014 Average Total         160.2 14.2 day(s)
May 1993-2014 Wettest Total         448.1 1999
May 1993-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         165.8 11th 1999
May 1993-2014 Driest Total         30.5 2001
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         520.8 61 day(s)
Jan-May 1993-2014 Average Total         837.1 71.7 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

RAINBOW BEACH
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
25.9007°S 153.0891°E 14m AMSL
Commenced 1992
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Wet start for the dry season

14:15 EST

After a disappointingly dry wet season, the start of the dry season is bearing some healthy rainfall.

Rainy start to May for southeast QLD

12:37 EST

Although April was quite dry for large parts of Queensland, the recent rain at the start of May brought welcome relief.