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Maatsuyker Is 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 12.6 +4.1 13.5 +0.6 7.4  
Mon 02/05/2016 8.2 -0.3 14 +1 24.6  
 
May 2016 Average 10.4 +1.9 13.8 +0.9    
May 1957-2014 Average 8.5   12.9      
May 1957-2014 Highest 17.0 11th 2013 22.0 1st 1985    
May 1957-2014 Lowest 0.7 16th 1993 7.2 22nd 1963    
 
May 2016 Total         115 32.0 2 day(s)
May 1893-2014 Average Total         115.3 22.9 day(s)
May 1893-2014 Wettest Total         260.9 1958
May 1893-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         71.1 1st 1904
May 1893-2014 Driest Total         44.9 1900
 
Jan-May 2016 Total         290.6 73 day(s)
Jan-May 1893-2014 Average Total         460.9 94.8 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

MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE
West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
43.6578°S 146.2711°E 147m AMSL
Commenced 1891
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Weather News

Searing heat gripping QLD

16:17 EST

Summer-like conditions continue to infiltrate into the Queensland autumn.

Wind-battered SA, TAS and VIC in for further blasts

11:29 EST

On the weekend wild winds battered South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, toppling trees and bringing down powerlines and there is more of that on the way.

Hottest May night on record for 20 Queensland cities and towns

16:00 EST

Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.