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Cape Bruny 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 12.7 +4.2 15.3 +1.5 7.4  
Mon 02/05/2016 9.1 +0.6 17.4 +3.6 23.0  
Tue 03/05/2016 10.3 +1.8 11 -3 9.6  
Wed 04/05/2016 6 -2 - - 7  
 
May 2016 Average 9.5 +1.0 14.6 +0.8    
May 1957-2014 Average 8.5   13.8      
May 1957-2014 Highest 16.0 9th 2002 24.0 8th 2002    
May 1957-2014 Lowest 0.0 2nd 1960 5.0 22nd 1963    
 
May 2016 Total         47.0 4 day(s)
May 1881-2014 Average Total         80.7 19.9 day(s)
May 1881-2014 Wettest Total         197.5 1960
May 1881-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         50.5 14th 1960
May 1881-2014 Driest Total         13.7 1934
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         189.5 55 day(s)
Jan-May 1880-2014 Average Total         345.3 79.2 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.

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CAPE BRUNY LIGHTHOUSE
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
43.4892°S 147.1453°E 55m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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Snowfall on Mt Wellington, Miena heralds winter in Tasmania

09:28 EST

Hobart woke up to a chilly surprise this morning, with a light covering of snow dusting Mt Wellington and Miena.

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

21:31 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.