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Ballarat 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 8.9 +3.3 12 -2 14.8  
May 2016 Average 57 8.9 +3.3 12.0 -1.9    
May 1957-2014 Average 5.6   13.9      
May 1957-2014 Highest 15.6 2nd 1997 26.1 1st 1988    
May 1957-2014 Lowest -4.5 21st 1990 3.2 31st 1977    
May 2016 Total         14.8 1 day(s)
May 1908-2014 Average Total         64.2 16.3 day(s)
May 1908-2014 Wettest Total         172.7 1960
May 1908-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         48.2 15th 1974
May 1908-2014 Driest Total         6.1 1934
Jan-May 2016 Total         114.2 34 day(s)
Jan-May 1908-2014 Average Total         240.9 53.1 day(s)
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
Highlights the warmest minimum or maximum temperature during the period.
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

Central, Victoria
37.5127°S 143.7911°E 435m AMSL
Commenced 1908
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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.