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Wynyard Ap Daily Summaries

May 2018
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Tue 01/05/2018 3.1 -2.2 18.5 +3.3 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 6.6 +1.3 16.8 +1.6 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 5.4 +0.1 18.8 +3.6 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 9.7 +4.4 15.4 +0.2 3.6  
Sat 05/05/2018 9.7 +4.4 18.1 +2.9 1.8  
Sun 06/05/2018 7.4 +2.1 17.5 +2.3 0.6  
Mon 07/05/2018 7.2 +1.9 17.9 +2.7 0.2  
Tue 08/05/2018 1.7 -3.6 15.7 +0.5 1.0  
Wed 09/05/2018 7.9 +2.6 15.8 +0.6 0.8  
Thu 10/05/2018 4.3 -1.0 14.5 -0.7 1.4  
Fri 11/05/2018 7.2 +1.9 17.3 +2.1 1.6  
Sat 12/05/2018 7.5 +2.2 17.6 +2.4 0.0  
Sun 13/05/2018 1.4 -3.9 16.6 +1.4 0.0  
Mon 14/05/2018 2.4 -2.9 15.8 +0.6 0.0  
Tue 15/05/2018 6.8 +1.5 14.8 -0.4 0.0  
Wed 16/05/2018 0.1 -5.2 13.3 -1.9 0.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 5.9 +0.6 16.3 +1.1 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 5.8 +0.5 17.2 +2.0 0.4  
Sat 19/05/2018 2.8 -2.5 15.7 +0.5 0.0  
Sun 20/05/2018 10.7 +5.4 15.0 -0.2 0.2  
Mon 21/05/2018 6.8 +1.5 14.2 -1.0 1.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 10.4 +5.1 16.0 +0.8 0.0  
Wed 23/05/2018 3.9 -1.4 16 +1 0.2  
 
May 2018 Average 5.9 +0.6 16.3 +1.1    
May 1961-2017 Average 5.3   15.2      
May 1961-2017 Highest 15.3 18th 2003 21.0 6th 1996    
May 1961-2017 Lowest -2.7 30th 2006 9.4 31st 1964    
 
May 2018 Total         45 12.8 12 day(s)
May 1947-2017 Average Total         101.1 17.7 day(s)
May 1947-2017 Wettest Total         313.6 1958
May 1947-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         60.2 13th 2008
May 1947-2017 Driest Total         18.2 1996
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         212.8 53 day(s)
Jan-May 1947-2017 Average Total         313.0 60.1 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.

Station Details

WYNYARD AIRPORT
Northwest Coast, Tasmania
40.9964°S 145.7311°E 12m AMSL
Commenced 1947
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