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Mortlake 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 9.7 +3.1 14.8 -1.4 13.8  
Mon 02/05/2016 5.1 -1.5 18.0 +1.8 3.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 12.3 +5.7 16.3 +0.1 0.2  
Wed 04/05/2016 5.8 -0.8 16.6 +0.4 4.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 9.9 +3.3 21.2 +5.0 0.0  
Fri 06/05/2016 9.5 +2.9 20.5 +4.3 0.0  
Sat 07/05/2016 8.7 +2.1 21.7 +5.5 0.0  
Sun 08/05/2016 12.4 +5.8 17.3 +1.1 0.0  
Mon 09/05/2016 13.5 +6.9 18.6 +2.4 18.8  
Tue 10/05/2016 11.9 +5.3 15.9 -0.3 16.8  
Wed 11/05/2016 9.5 +2.9 15.3 -0.9 2.2  
Thu 12/05/2016 10.7 +4.1 17.7 +1.5 2.8  
Fri 13/05/2016 13.2 +6.6 19.0 +2.8 1.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 7.9 +1.3 21.0 +4.8 0.0  
Sun 15/05/2016 8.6 +2.0 18.1 +1.9 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 3.5 -3.1 19.5 +3.3 0.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 11.0 +4.4 14.6 -1.6 8.4  
Wed 18/05/2016 7.7 +1.1 17.1 +0.9 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 11.5 +4.9 16.9 +0.7 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 7.7 +1.1 16.0 -0.2 6.0  
Sat 21/05/2016 5.9 -0.7 18.0 +1.8 0.0  
Sun 22/05/2016 10.2 +3.6 19.7 +3.5 0.0  
Mon 23/05/2016 8.3 +1.7 14.1 -2.1 7.6  
Tue 24/05/2016 6.5 -0.1 16.1 -0.1 0.4  
Wed 25/05/2016 8.3 +1.7 13.2 -3.0 0.0  
Thu 26/05/2016 10.0 +3.4 13.6 -2.6 17.8  
Fri 27/05/2016 3.5 -3.1 14.0 -2.2 5.4  
Sat 28/05/2016 3.9 -2.7 12.7 -3.5 0.0  
Sun 29/05/2016 7.4 +0.8 11 -5 0.2  
Mon 30/05/2016 2 -5 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 8.5 +1.9 16.8 +0.6    
May 1991-2014 Average 6.6   16.2      
May 1991-2014 Highest 15.6 4th 2005 27.9 9th 2013    
May 1991-2014 Lowest -2.9 4th 1994 6.7 27th 2000    
 
May 2016 Total         108.4 16 day(s)
May 1995-2014 Average Total         50.4 17.5 day(s)
May 1995-2014 Wettest Total         122.8 2000
May 1995-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         37.0 6th 2000
May 1995-2014 Driest Total         7.2 1996
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         232.2 56 day(s)
Jan-May 1995-2014 Average Total         198.4 57.6 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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MORTLAKE RACECOURSE
South West, Victoria
38.0737°S 142.7744°E 130m AMSL
Commenced 1990
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