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Rutherglen 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 13.3 +9.0 18.2 +1.2 15.6  
Mon 02/05/2016 2.1 -2.2 16.4 -0.6 0.2  
Tue 03/05/2016 9.1 +4.8 21.8 +4.8 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 9.3 +5.0 16.6 -0.4 1.8  
Thu 05/05/2016 11.6 +7.3 21 +4 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 8 +4 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 8.9 +4.6 18.8 +1.8    
May 1913-2014 Average 4.3   17.0      
May 1913-2014 Highest 16.3 13th 1995 27.8 8th 1923    
May 1913-2014 Lowest -6.1 8th 1949 6.5 31st 1977    
 
May 2016 Total         17.6 3 day(s)
May 1913-2014 Average Total         51.2 9.7 day(s)
May 1913-2014 Wettest Total         172.8 1988
May 1913-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         63.6 18th 1988
May 1913-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1934
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         133.2 25 day(s)
Jan-May 1913-2014 Average Total         207.1 31.8 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

RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH
North East, Victoria
36.1047°S 146.5094°E 175m AMSL
Commenced 1913
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08:33 EST

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Forecasts of cold, rainy weather welcome after Tasmania's driest April on record

08:04 EST

Weather forecasters say Tasmania needs frequent rain-bearing cold fronts in coming months to restore catchments to healthy levels.