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Broken Hill 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
May 2016 Average -   -      
May 1957-2014 Average 9.1   19.1      
May 1957-2014 Highest 19.5 21st 1999 29.2 1st 1997    
May 1957-2014 Lowest 0.8 24th 1957 9.0 23rd 1990    
May 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
May 1889-2014 Average Total         22.4 4.7 day(s)
May 1889-2014 Wettest Total         93.3 1955
May 1889-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         62.2 26th 1955
May 1889-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1902
Jan-May 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-May 1889-2014 Average Total         113.0 17.3 day(s)
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
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

Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.9759°S 141.4676°E 315m AMSL
Commenced 1889
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Weather News

Searing heat gripping QLD

16:17 EST

Summer-like conditions continue to infiltrate into the Queensland autumn.

Wind-battered SA, TAS and VIC in for further blasts

11:29 EST

On the weekend wild winds battered South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, toppling trees and bringing down powerlines and there is more of that on the way.

Hottest May night on record for 20 Queensland cities and towns

16:00 EST

Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.