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Cessnock 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 1974-2012 Average 8.5   21.1      
May 1974-2012 Highest 18.7 3rd 2000 30.1 4th 2007    
May 1974-2012 Lowest -2.8 29th 1987 12.4 28th 2000    
May 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
May 1966-2012 Average Total         53.4 9.3 day(s)
May 1966-2012 Wettest Total         170.9 1977
May 1966-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         130.0 23rd 1981
May 1966-2012 Driest Total         0.8 2008
Jan-May 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-May 1966-2012 Average Total         389.2 49.5 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

Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.8093°S 151.3490°E 62m AMSL
Commenced 1966 / Closed 2012
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Weather News

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.

Capital city April wrap-up

14:00 EST

For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.

Melbourne storm: Trees uprooted, homes damaged by out-of-season weather

12:56 EST

Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.