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Cape Otway 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 11.1 +1.1 14.2 -1.4 22.4  
Mon 02/05/2016 10.0 +0.0 17.7 +2.1 6.4  
Tue 03/05/2016 12.5 +2.5 15.5 -0.1 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 8.3 -1.7 16.7 +1.1 19.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 9.7 -0.3 20.5 +4.9 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 16.0 +6.0 17 +1 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 11.3 +1.3 16.9 +1.3    
May 1864-2014 Average 10.0   15.6      
May 1864-2014 Highest 19.7 5th 1921 27.8 14th 1904    
May 1864-2014 Lowest 1.7 24th 1898 8.3 27th 1951    
 
May 2016 Total         47.8 3 day(s)
May 1868-2014 Average Total         89.0 18.4 day(s)
May 1868-2014 Wettest Total         224.2 1968
May 1868-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         47.2 29th 1971
May 1868-2014 Driest Total         14.9 1932
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         204.6 54 day(s)
Jan-May 1868-2014 Average Total         301.8 65.0 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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CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE
South West, Victoria
38.8556°S 143.5128°E 82m AMSL
Commenced 1861
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