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Paynes Find 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
May 2016 Average -   -      
May 1981-2014 Average 9.6   23.1      
May 1981-2014 Highest 24.2 2nd 2002 34.9 2nd 2002    
May 1981-2014 Lowest 0.2 25th 1993 12.0 5th 1985    
May 2016 Total         - 0 day(s)
May 1920-2014 Average Total         38.1 6.4 day(s)
May 1920-2014 Wettest Total         252.3 1921
May 1920-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         57.4 29th 1921
May 1920-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1964
Jan-May 2016 Total         149.4 30 day(s)
Jan-May 1920-2014 Average Total         132.9 18.4 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.

Station Details

Gascoyne, Western Australia
29.2708°S 117.6836°E 339m AMSL
Commenced 1919
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Weather News

Hottest May night on record for 20 Queensland cities and towns

16:00 EST

Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.

Capital city April wrap-up

14:00 EST

For the majority of Australia April was warmer and drier than average.

Melbourne storm: Trees uprooted, homes damaged by out-of-season weather

12:56 EST

Strong winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Victoria overnight, with hundreds of residents calling the State Emergency Service (SES) for help.