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Tocal 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 14.4 +4.7 23 +2 5.8  
May 2016 Average 43 14.4 +4.7 42 23.0 +2.3    
May 1971-2014 Average 9.7   20.7      
May 1971-2014 Highest 18.4 3rd 2000 29.5 10th 1973    
May 1971-2014 Lowest 0.5 23rd 1982 12.7 28th 2000    
May 2016 Total         5.8 1 day(s)
May 1968-2014 Average Total         72.6 11.6 day(s)
May 1968-2014 Wettest Total         226.4 1977
May 1968-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         81.6 16th 1977
May 1968-2014 Driest Total         3.8 1982
Jan-May 2016 Total         539.0 42 day(s)
Jan-May 1968-2014 Average Total         493.0 57.5 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.

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Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.6296°S 151.5919°E 30m AMSL
Commenced 1967
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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.