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Swan 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 14 +3 - - 2  
May 2016 Average 12 14.0 +3.2 -      
May 2002-2014 Average 10.8   15.9      
May 2002-2014 Highest 16.1 9th 2002 21.6 4th 2005    
May 2002-2014 Lowest 4.3 27th 2004 12.3 27th 2005    
May 2016 Total         12 2.0 1 day(s)
May 2002-2014 Average Total         49.3 13.9 day(s)
May 2002-2014 Wettest Total         176.8 2007
May 2002-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         51.2 19th 2007
May 2002-2014 Driest Total         13.0 2009
Jan-May 2016 Total         243.8 34 day(s)
Jan-May 2002-2014 Average Total         244.4 51.0 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.
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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Northeast, Tasmania
40.7292°S 148.1250°E 15m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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