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Wittenoom 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 20.7 +4.5 33.4 +5.5 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 22.2 +6.0 32.9 +5.0 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 21.8 +5.6 34.7 +6.8 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 24.7 +8.5 34.5 +6.6 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 24.3 +8.1 30.0 +2.1 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 18.6 +2.4 23.6 -4.3 6.4  
Sat 07/05/2016 18.7 +2.5 27.5 -0.4 4.4  
Sun 08/05/2016 17.2 +1.0 26.4 -1.5 0.0  
Mon 09/05/2016 12.0 -4.2 25.0 -2.9 0.0  
Tue 10/05/2016 13.6 -2.6 25.5 -2.4 0.0  
Wed 11/05/2016 15.9 -0.3 27.0 -0.9 0.0  
Thu 12/05/2016 17.8 +1.6 28.5 +0.6 0.0  
Fri 13/05/2016 17.8 +1.6 28.4 +0.5 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 19.5 +3.3 32.1 +4.2 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 17.2 +1.0 32.7 +4.8 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 17.8 +1.6 33.4 +5.5 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 18.8 +2.6 34.0 +6.1 0.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 20.4 +4.2 33.3 +5.4 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 24.3 +8.1 29.0 +1.1 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 16.4 +0.2 32.2 +4.3 0.0  
Sat 21/05/2016 15.7 -0.5 31.3 +3.4 0.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 18.0 +1.8 28.2 +0.3 0.0  
Mon 23/05/2016 14.2 -2.0 28.3 +0.4 0.0  
Tue 24/05/2016 16.9 +0.7 30.0 +2.1 0.0  
Wed 25/05/2016 16.7 +0.5 31.7 +3.8 0.0  
Thu 26/05/2016 18.2 +2.0 32.5 +4.6 0.0  
Fri 27/05/2016 18.9 +2.7 30.2 +2.3 0.0  
Sat 28/05/2016 20.3 +4.1 31.3 +3.4 0.0  
Sun 29/05/2016 16.4 +0.2 31 +3 0.4  
Mon 30/05/2016 15 -1 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 18.3 +2.1 30.3 +2.4    
May 1952-2014 Average 16.2   27.9      
May 1952-2014 Highest 24.7 3rd 2005 37.4 1st 1990    
May 1952-2014 Lowest 5.6 27th 1971 14.4 27th 1964    
 
May 2016 Total         11.2 3 day(s)
May 1951-2014 Average Total         25.3 3.4 day(s)
May 1951-2014 Wettest Total         176.5 1970
May 1951-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         70.0 22nd 1988
May 1951-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1951
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         132.0 22 day(s)
Jan-May 1951-2014 Average Total         351.6 30.7 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

WITTENOOM
Pilbara, Western Australia
22.2425°S 118.3358°E 463m AMSL
Commenced 1949
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