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Rottnest Island 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 15.0 -0.3 18.5 -2.6 0.0  
Mon 02/05/2016 14.8 -0.5 21.1 +0.0 0.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 16.5 +1.2 20.4 -0.7 0.0  
Wed 04/05/2016 16.5 +1.2 21.5 +0.4 0.0  
Thu 05/05/2016 16.9 +1.6 20.2 -0.9 0.4  
Fri 06/05/2016 15.6 +0.3 20.3 -0.8 1.4  
Sat 07/05/2016 10.8 -4.5 18.7 -2.4 7.2  
Sun 08/05/2016 13.4 -1.9 16.6 -4.5 1.4  
Mon 09/05/2016 13.6 -1.7 19.7 -1.4 0.0  
Tue 10/05/2016 14.7 -0.6 - - -  
Wed 11/05/2016 15.4 +0.1 22.4 +1.3 -  
Thu 12/05/2016 13.9 -1.4 23.1 +2.0 0.2  
Fri 13/05/2016 17.5 +2.2 22.7 +1.6 0.0  
Sat 14/05/2016 18.3 +3.0 21.9 +0.8 0.6  
Sun 15/05/2016 17.4 +2.1 22.7 +1.6 0.0  
Mon 16/05/2016 15.6 +0.3 20.7 -0.4 1.0  
Tue 17/05/2016 16.0 +0.7 20.7 -0.4 0.0  
Wed 18/05/2016 17.2 +1.9 21.8 +0.7 0.0  
Thu 19/05/2016 16.8 +1.5 19.9 -1.2 0.0  
Fri 20/05/2016 15.3 +0.0 22.1 +1.0 0.0  
Sat 21/05/2016 14.9 -0.4 18.2 -2.9 16.2  
Sun 22/05/2016 10.5 -4.8 19.6 -1.5 5.2  
Mon 23/05/2016 15.1 -0.2 20.1 -1.0 1.6  
Tue 24/05/2016 16.2 +0.9 19.6 -1.5 18.4  
Wed 25/05/2016 13.8 -1.5 19.5 -1.6 0.0  
Thu 26/05/2016 14.2 -1.1 19.1 -2.0 3.8  
Fri 27/05/2016 13.9 -1.4 20.5 -0.6 0.6  
Sat 28/05/2016 15.4 +0.1 19.7 -1.4 2.8  
Sun 29/05/2016 13.1 -2.2 17 -4 8.0  
Mon 30/05/2016 12 -3 - - 0.0  
 
May 2016 Average 15.0 -0.3 20.3 -0.8    
May 1984-2014 Average 15.3   21.1      
May 1984-2014 Highest 21.1 2nd 2002 29.2 2nd 2003    
May 1984-2014 Lowest 1.8 11th 1991 14.0 31st 2004    
 
May 2016 Total         68.8 15 day(s)
May 1990-2014 Average Total         77.9 11.5 day(s)
May 1990-2014 Wettest Total         179.6 2005
May 1990-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         61.6 8th 2013
May 1990-2014 Driest Total         17.6 2006
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         169.4 43 day(s)
Jan-May 1984-2014 Average Total         153.3 26.7 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

ROTTNEST ISLAND
Lower West, Western Australia
32.0069°S 115.5022°E 43m AMSL
Commenced 1983
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