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Melbourne 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 14.4 +5.7 17.0 +0.3 9.8  
Mon 02/05/2016 9.0 +0.3 18.4 +1.7 0.4  
Tue 03/05/2016 12.3 +3.6 20.1 +3.4 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 9.8 +1.1 18.2 +1.5 0.2  
Thu 05/05/2016 12.6 +3.9 20.5 +3.8 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 15.9 +7.2 24.7 +8.0 0.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 11.4 +2.7 25.7 +9.0 0.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 15.5 +6.8 20.4 +3.7 5.4  
Mon 09/05/2016 15.4 +6.7 22.2 +5.5 0.8  
Tue 10/05/2016 13.7 +5.0 17.2 +0.5 12.0  
Wed 11/05/2016 12.2 +3.5 17.4 +0.7 0.2  
Thu 12/05/2016 14.1 +5.4 21.4 +4.7 0.2  
Fri 13/05/2016 15.9 +7.2 21.6 +4.9 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 14.5 +5.8 21.7 +5.0 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 15.0 +6.3 22.0 +5.3 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 7.7 -1.0 19.6 +2.9 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 11.4 +2.7 17.1 +0.4 0.2  
Wed 18/05/2016 13.0 +4.3 19.3 +2.6 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 14.6 +5.9 18.4 +1.7 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 11.6 +2.9 17.4 +0.7 1.8  
Sat 21/05/2016 8.1 -0.6 18.5 +1.8 0.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 9.2 +0.5 22.2 +5.5 0.0  
Mon 23/05/2016 12.8 +4.1 17.2 +0.5 2.2  
Tue 24/05/2016 10.7 +2.0 15.8 -0.9 1.8  
Wed 25/05/2016 7.6 -1.1 15.6 -1.1 0.0  
Thu 26/05/2016 10.3 +1.6 12.5 -4.2 12.4  
Fri 27/05/2016 9.2 +0.5 14.4 -2.3 4.8  
Sat 28/05/2016 5.7 -3.0 13 -4 0.6  
 
May 2016 Average 11.9 +3.2 18.9 +2.2    
May 1855-2012 Average 8.7   16.7      
May 1855-2012 Highest 18.0 25th 2009 28.7 7th 1905    
May 1855-2012 Lowest -1.1 29th 1916 8.3 12th 1896    
 
May 2016 Total         52.8 15 day(s)
May 1855-2012 Average Total         55.7 14.6 day(s)
May 1855-2012 Wettest Total         142.5 1942
May 1855-2012 Wettest 24hr Total         51.2 15th 1974
May 1855-2012 Driest Total         3.8 1934
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         193.6 56 day(s)
Jan-May 1855-2015 Average Total         258.2 51.4 day(s)
 
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Melbourne, Victoria
37.8255°S 144.9816°E 8m AMSL
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Weather News

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.