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Katoomba Daily Summaries

May 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/05/2018 5.6 -0.7 19.6 +6.0 5.6  
Wed 02/05/2018 10.9 +4.6 18.4 +4.8 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 12.4 +6.1 21.0 +7.4 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 12.6 +6.3 - - 0.0  
Sat 05/05/2018 - - - - -  
Sun 06/05/2018 - - 18.2 +4.6 -  
Mon 07/05/2018 5.6 -0.7 20.2 +6.6 0.0  
Tue 08/05/2018 11.4 +5.1 20.4 +6.8 0.0  
Wed 09/05/2018 10.6 +4.3 20.6 +7.0 0.0  
Thu 10/05/2018 9.9 +3.6 16.1 +2.5 0.0  
Fri 11/05/2018 0.8 -5.5 9.3 -4.3 0.0  
Sat 12/05/2018 1.4 -4.9 10.8 -2.8 0.2  
Sun 13/05/2018 6.2 -0.1 10.7 -2.9 1.0  
Mon 14/05/2018 6.8 +0.5 14.2 +0.6 0.0  
Tue 15/05/2018 4.2 -2.1 - - 0.0  
Wed 16/05/2018 - - 18.0 +4.4 0.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 3.8 -2.5 15.4 +1.8 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 4.9 -1.4 - - 0.0  
Sat 19/05/2018 - - 16.7 +3.1 -  
Sun 20/05/2018 2.3 -4.0 16.1 +2.5 0.0  
Mon 21/05/2018 5.4 -0.9 13.8 +0.2 0.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 6.3 +0.0 17.0 +3.4 0.0  
Wed 23/05/2018 6.0 -0.3 19.1 +5.5 0.0  
Thu 24/05/2018 8.2 +1.9 - - 0.0  
 
May 2018 Average 6.8 +0.5 53 16.6 +3.0    
May 1957-2017 Average 6.3   13.6      
May 1957-2017 Highest 13.7 10th 2012 22.9 14th 2016    
May 1957-2017 Lowest -2.8 31st 1977 2.1 31st 1977    
 
May 2018 Total         6.8 3 day(s)
May 1886-2017 Average Total         98.7 10.1 day(s)
May 1886-2017 Wettest Total         529.6 1943
May 1886-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         121.4 26th 1913
May 1886-2017 Driest Total         2.5 1957
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         429.6 49 day(s)
Jan-May 1886-2017 Average Total         719.9 62.2 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.
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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

KATOOMBA (MURRI ST)
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
33.7122°S 150.3087°E 1015m AMSL
Commenced 1885
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.