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Perth 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 12.3 +1.8 21.1 -1.2 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 10.9 +0.4 19.2 -3.1 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 8.2 -2.3 20.9 -1.4 2.6  
Fri 04/05/2018 6.0 -4.5 22.1 -0.2 0.0  
Sat 05/05/2018 6.7 -3.8 28.8 +6.5 0.0  
Sun 06/05/2018 13.8 +3.3 21.7 -0.6 3.2  
Mon 07/05/2018 7.9 -2.6 21.5 -0.8 0.4  
Tue 08/05/2018 7.5 -3.0 22.5 +0.2 0.0  
Wed 09/05/2018 10.0 -0.5 24.6 +2.3 0.0  
Thu 10/05/2018 14.6 +4.1 24.4 +2.1 0.0  
Fri 11/05/2018 13.9 +3.4 28.9 +6.6 0.0  
Sat 12/05/2018 15.2 +4.7 32.7 +10.4 0.0  
Sun 13/05/2018 13.1 +2.6 25.3 +3.0 0.0  
Mon 14/05/2018 13.4 +2.9 26.1 +3.8 0.0  
Tue 15/05/2018 12.8 +2.3 27.0 +4.7 0.0  
Wed 16/05/2018 10.4 -0.1 26.3 +4.0 0.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 8.2 -2.3 24.9 +2.6 0.0  
Fri 18/05/2018 10.1 -0.4 24.3 +2.0 0.0  
Sat 19/05/2018 5.7 -4.8 24.3 +2.0 0.0  
Sun 20/05/2018 5.1 -5.4 24.6 +2.3 0.0  
Mon 21/05/2018 6.3 -4.2 25.4 +3.1 0.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 7.9 -2.6 28.1 +5.8 0.0  
Wed 23/05/2018 7.5 -3.0 28.6 +6.3 0.0  
Thu 24/05/2018 8.6 -1.9 27 +5 0.0  
 
May 2018 Average 9.8 -0.7 23 25.0 +2.7    
May 1994-2017 Average 10.5   22.3      
May 1994-2017 Highest 19.2 3rd 2002 34.3 1st 2002    
May 1994-2017 Lowest 1.3 25th 2012 11.5 23rd 1995    
 
May 2018 Total         25 6.2 3 day(s)
May 1993-2017 Average Total         90.3 11.5 day(s)
May 1993-2017 Wettest Total         191.2 2005
May 1993-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         50.4 2nd 2005
May 1993-2017 Driest Total         26.4 2000
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         135.8 18 day(s)
Jan-May 1993-2017 Average Total         177.3 28.0 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 METRO
Perth, Western Australia
31.9192°S 115.8728°E 25m AMSL
Commenced 1993
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front approaches southern WA

18:43 EST

The southern half of Western Australia is set to be hit by a strong cold front, bringing dangerous wind gusts of up to 125 kilometres per hour, along with heavy rainfall.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.