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Sydney 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 12.2 +0.6 25.1 +5.6 0.2  
Wed 02/05/2018 14.0 +2.4 23.3 +3.8 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 14.0 +2.4 25.7 +6.2 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 16.6 +5.0 26.8 +7.3 0.0  
Sat 05/05/2018 12.6 +1.0 22.9 +3.4 0.0  
Sun 06/05/2018 10.4 -1.2 22.5 +3.0 0.0  
Mon 07/05/2018 12.3 +0.7 25.7 +6.2 0.0  
Tue 08/05/2018 13.4 +1.8 26.3 +6.8 0.0  
Wed 09/05/2018 13.3 +1.7 25.3 +5.8 0.0  
Thu 10/05/2018 14.9 +3.3 25.9 +6.4 0.0  
Fri 11/05/2018 10.1 -1.5 16.5 -3.0 0.0  
Sat 12/05/2018 11.1 -0.5 16.8 -2.7 3.6  
Sun 13/05/2018 13.7 +2.1 18.0 -1.5 0.8  
Mon 14/05/2018 13.4 +1.8 19.8 +0.3 13.4  
Tue 15/05/2018 10.8 -0.8 20.6 +1.1 0.2  
Wed 16/05/2018 11.6 +0.0 19.2 -0.3 0.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 9.4 -2.2 19.9 +0.4 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 9.4 -2.2 21.4 +1.9 0.0  
Sat 19/05/2018 10.3 -1.3 20.1 +0.6 0.0  
Sun 20/05/2018 9.2 -2.4 21.9 +2.4 0.0  
Mon 21/05/2018 11.5 -0.1 22.2 +2.7 0.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 11.7 +0.1 24.6 +5.1 0.0  
Wed 23/05/2018 13.2 +1.6 20.9 +1.4 0.0  
Thu 24/05/2018 11.0 -0.6 19.5 +0.0 0.0  
Fri 25/05/2018 13.5 +1.9 19 +0 0.0  
 
May 2018 Average 12.1 +0.5 22.0 +2.5    
May 1859-2017 Average 11.6   19.5      
May 1859-2017 Highest 20.8 3rd 1942 30.0 1st 1919    
May 1859-2017 Lowest 4.4 30th 1862 11.3 24th 1904    
 
May 2018 Total         18.2 5 day(s)
May 1859-2017 Average Total         118.6 13.1 day(s)
May 1859-2017 Wettest Total         585.0 1919
May 1859-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         212.3 28th 1889
May 1859-2017 Driest Total         3.0 2008
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         310.8 44 day(s)
Jan-May 1859-2017 Average Total         597.8 64.4 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.

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SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
Sydney, New South Wales/ACT
33.8607°S 151.2050°E 39m AMSL
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