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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 - - 22  
 
May 2016 Average 11.0 +1.0 -      
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         22.0 1 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         178.8 52 day(s)
Jan-May 1868-2014 Average Total         301.8 65.0 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.
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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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