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Grove 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 4.7 +0.4 22.4 +7.5 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 3.4 -0.9 18.9 +4.0 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 5.2 +0.9 22.2 +7.3 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 9.0 +4.7 16.8 +1.9 -  
Sat 05/05/2018 7.7 +3.4 17.4 +2.5 2.0  
Sun 06/05/2018 11.7 +7.4 16.9 +2.0 3.2  
Mon 07/05/2018 11.9 +7.6 20.5 +5.6 0.0  
Tue 08/05/2018 6.3 +2.0 15.4 +0.5 3.6  
Wed 09/05/2018 7.9 +3.6 18.2 +3.3 0.0  
Thu 10/05/2018 1.6 -2.7 12.2 -2.7 1.2  
Fri 11/05/2018 4.3 +0.0 11.0 -3.9 12 160.0  
Sat 12/05/2018 6.9 +2.6 12.0 -2.9 -  
Sun 13/05/2018 8.0 +3.7 13.3 -1.6 1.4  
Mon 14/05/2018 3.6 -0.7 16.4 +1.5 0.2  
Tue 15/05/2018 4.1 -0.2 12.2 -2.7 0.8  
Wed 16/05/2018 0.4 -3.9 12.6 -2.3 0.4  
Thu 17/05/2018 2.9 -1.4 15.0 +0.1 0.6  
Fri 18/05/2018 8.7 +4.4 13.4 -1.5 6.2  
Sat 19/05/2018 3.4 -0.9 14.2 -0.7 0.0  
Sun 20/05/2018 9.0 +4.7 14.2 -0.7 0.0  
Mon 21/05/2018 7.8 +3.5 14.9 +0.0 4.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 10.2 +5.9 14.5 -0.4 0.0  
Wed 23/05/2018 7.6 +3.3 15 +0 0.0  
 
May 2018 Average 6.4 +2.1 15.6 +0.7    
May 2005-2017 Average 4.3   14.9      
May 2005-2017 Highest 17.5 5th 2005 22.8 4th 2005    
May 2005-2017 Lowest -6.0 22nd 2008 7.3 30th 2017    
 
May 2018 Total         12 183.6 12 day(s)
May 2005-2017 Average Total         62.1 16.7 day(s)
May 2005-2017 Wettest Total         159.2 2016
May 2005-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         28.6 26th 2012
May 2005-2017 Driest Total         10.0 2008
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         357.8 56 day(s)
Jan-May 2005-2017 Average Total         245.8 63.9 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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GROVE (RESEARCH STATION)
Lower Derwent, Tasmania
42.9858°S 147.0742°E 65m AMSL
Commenced 2004
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