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Parkes 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
May 2017 Average -   -      
May 1957-2012 Average 7.7   18.7      
May 1957-2012 Highest 18.0 13th 1995 27.8 13th 1957    
May 1957-2012 Lowest -1.5 30th 2006 6.7 31st 1969    
May 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
May 1890-2012 Average Total         47.5 7.2 day(s)
May 1890-2012 Wettest Total         205.0 1977
May 1890-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         96.0 28th 1977
May 1890-2012 Driest Total         0.0 1954
Jan-May 2017 Total         - 0 day(s)
Jan-May 1890-2012 Average Total         242.1 29.2 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

CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
33.1419°S 148.1639°E 324m AMSL
Commenced 1889 / Closed 2012
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Weather News

Perth finally sees string of wet days

16:21 EST

Perth has received more rain during the last four days than the last two and a half months combined.

Foggy starts as winter looms

15:46 EST

Fog is a sure sign that winter is on the way and there was plenty of it across the country this morning.

AuctionsPlus Queensland sheep listings double, due to low rainfall and rising prices

12:16 EST

The number of Queensland sheep offered in online sales has doubled week-on-week this fortnight, as producers respond to dry times and a stronger market.