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Nelson Bay 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 18.1 +4.9 21 +1 1.2  
 
May 2016 Average 15 18.1 +4.9 21.0 +0.7    
May 1970-2014 Average 13.2   20.3      
May 1970-2014 Highest 19.4 4th 1971 26.7 7th 2006    
May 1970-2014 Lowest 6.1 19th 1970 14.5 27th 2006    
 
May 2016 Total         112 1.2 1 day(s)
May 1881-2014 Average Total         153.9 12.6 day(s)
May 1881-2014 Wettest Total         632.0 2001
May 1881-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         225.0 22nd 1949
May 1881-2014 Driest Total         7.9 1907
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         426.6 56 day(s)
Jan-May 1881-2014 Average Total         610.7 55.9 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

NELSON BAY (NELSON HEAD)
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.7103°S 152.1612°E 25m AMSL
Commenced 1881
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