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Parkes Ap 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 16 +11 - - 7  
May 2016 Average 16 16.0 +11.1 -      
May 1998-2014 Average 4.9   19.0      
May 1998-2014 Highest 16.0 3rd 2000 27.0 6th 2005    
May 1998-2014 Lowest -4.0 16th 1999 7.0 30th 2000    
May 2016 Total         7.0 1 day(s)
May 1942-2014 Average Total         46.5 7.6 day(s)
May 1942-2014 Wettest Total         131.5 1977
May 1942-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         94.0 28th 1977
May 1942-2014 Driest Total         1.8 2003
Jan-May 2016 Total         164.6 24 day(s)
Jan-May 1942-2014 Average Total         260.1 30.5 day(s)
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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

CW Slopes & Plains, New South Wales/ACT
33.1281°S 148.2428°E 323m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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09:21 EST

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08:28 EST

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Cyclone season wrap-up

13:14 EST

Today marks the final day of Australia's tropical cyclone season, and it has been an absolute fizzer.