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Perth Airport 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 9.6 -0.8 19.1 -2.7 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 8.0 -2.4 21.1 -0.7 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 7.5 -2.9 21 -1 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 8.4 -2.0 20.4 -1.4    
May 1945-2014 Average 10.4   21.8      
May 1945-2014 Highest 20.8 1st 1983 35.3 1st 2002    
May 1945-2014 Lowest -0.4 29th 1964 11.7 23rd 1995    
 
May 2016 Total         71 0.0 0 day(s)
May 1944-2014 Average Total         99.7 12.5 day(s)
May 1944-2014 Wettest Total         229.0 1967
May 1944-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         57.4 3rd 1947
May 1944-2014 Driest Total         15.0 1964
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         102.6 25 day(s)
Jan-May 1944-2014 Average Total         180.3 29.0 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.

Station Details

PERTH AIRPORT
Perth, Western Australia
31.9275°S 115.9764°E 15m AMSL
Commenced 1944
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