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Launceston Ap 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 12.0 +7.8 14.5 -0.3 8.8  
Mon 02/05/2016 5.8 +1.6 15 +0 5.2  
 
May 2016 Average 10 8.9 +4.7 14.8 +0.0    
May 2005-2014 Average 4.2   14.8      
May 2005-2014 Highest 12.9 19th 2014 21.7 4th 2005    
May 2005-2014 Lowest -3.8 29th 2011 8.6 20th 2013    
 
May 2016 Total         14.0 2 day(s)
May 2005-2014 Average Total         48.8 13.5 day(s)
May 2005-2014 Wettest Total         121.4 2012
May 2005-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         67.6 26th 2012
May 2005-2014 Driest Total         7.4 2005
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         216.6 28 day(s)
Jan-May 2005-2014 Average Total         204.6 45.6 day(s)
 
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Station Details

LAUNCESTON AIRPORT
Central North, Tasmania
41.5492°S 147.2144°E 167m AMSL
Commenced 2004
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Weather News

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

08:27 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.

Tasmanians warned to batten down for wet and windy weather

08:10 EST

The weather bureau is warning Tasmanians of a wet and windy week ahead, after gusts associated with a cold front caused widespread power outages overnight.