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Lightning Ridge 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 10.3 +1.4 28.6 +5.5 0.0  
Tue 02/05/2017 14.8 +5.9 27.4 +4.3 0.0  
Wed 03/05/2017 11.7 +2.8 25.3 +2.2 0.0  
Thu 04/05/2017 9.8 +0.9 26.8 +3.7 0.0  
Fri 05/05/2017 14.0 +5.1 26.5 +3.4 0.0  
Sat 06/05/2017 13.4 +4.5 27.0 +3.9 0.0  
Sun 07/05/2017 9.7 +0.8 25.9 +2.8 0.0  
Mon 08/05/2017 7.6 -1.3 23.8 +0.7 0.0  
Tue 09/05/2017 5.8 -3.1 24.6 +1.5 0.0  
Wed 10/05/2017 10.2 +1.3 25.2 +2.1 0.0  
Thu 11/05/2017 8.5 -0.4 24.9 +1.8 0.0  
Fri 12/05/2017 9.2 +0.3 25.6 +2.5 0.0  
Sat 13/05/2017 14.1 +5.2 24.8 +1.7 0.0  
Sun 14/05/2017 13.5 +4.6 24.0 +0.9 0.0  
Mon 15/05/2017 8.0 -0.9 24.8 +1.7 0.0  
Tue 16/05/2017 5.3 -3.6 23.6 +0.5 0.0  
Wed 17/05/2017 5.1 -3.8 25.6 +2.5 0.0  
Thu 18/05/2017 15.6 +6.7 26.5 +3.4 0.0  
Fri 19/05/2017 16.0 +7.1 23.5 +0.4 0.0  
Sat 20/05/2017 16.6 +7.7 23.4 +0.3 5.9  
Sun 21/05/2017 15.2 +6.3 24.9 +1.8 0.0  
Mon 22/05/2017 12.4 +3.5 27 +4 0.0  
Tue 23/05/2017 17 +8 - - 0.0  
 
May 2017 Average 11.5 +2.6 16 25.4 +2.3    
May 1998-2014 Average 8.9   23.1      
May 1998-2014 Highest 19.5 4th 2000 32.0 3rd 2007    
May 1998-2014 Lowest 0.0 31st 2006 14.2 30th 2000    
 
May 2017 Total         5.9 1 day(s)
May 1998-2014 Average Total         27.1 4.1 day(s)
May 1998-2014 Wettest Total         86.3 2007
May 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         40.0 4th 2007
May 1998-2014 Driest Total         0.0 2006
 
Jan-May 2017 Total         158.4 18 day(s)
Jan-May 1998-2014 Average Total         197.9 23.9 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.

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LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITORS INFORMATION CEN
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
29.4310°S 147.9722°E 154m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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