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Katoomba Daily Summaries

May 2017
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Mon 01/05/2017 8 +2 - - 0.2  
May 2017 Average 8.0 +1.8 -      
May 1957-2014 Average 6.2   13.5      
May 1957-2014 Highest 13.7 10th 2012 22.2 7th 1957    
May 1957-2014 Lowest -2.8 31st 1977 2.1 31st 1977    
May 2017 Total         127 0.2 1 day(s)
May 1886-2014 Average Total         99.4 10.2 day(s)
May 1886-2014 Wettest Total         529.6 1943
May 1886-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         121.4 26th 1913
May 1886-2014 Driest Total         2.5 1957
Jan-May 2017 Total         800.2 73 day(s)
Jan-May 1886-2014 Average Total         718.4 62.1 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

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

No Perth rain in April for first time since 1982

14:11 EST

No rain fell in Perth at all during the month of April for only the fourth time in the past 140 years, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

Will we have a good snow season this year?

10:45 EST

There were two decent rounds of alpine snow last month and much of Australia's southeast shivered through their coldest temperatures in at least six months last week.

Colder showery change moving through southern states

16:08 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.