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Strahan Ap 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 11.4 +4.0 17.1 +2.8 0.0  
Wed 02/05/2018 10.8 +3.4 18.8 +4.5 0.0  
Thu 03/05/2018 13.1 +5.7 21.1 +6.8 0.0  
Fri 04/05/2018 9.6 +2.2 13.7 -0.6 31.6  
Sat 05/05/2018 10.2 +2.8 16.5 +2.2 8.2  
Sun 06/05/2018 11.9 +4.5 16.4 +2.1 14.0  
Mon 07/05/2018 12.7 +5.3 17.3 +3.0 5.6  
Tue 08/05/2018 8.8 +1.4 14.7 +0.4 6.2  
Wed 09/05/2018 9.7 +2.3 14.0 -0.3 3.6  
Thu 10/05/2018 6.9 -0.5 11.9 -2.4 17.8  
Fri 11/05/2018 8.1 +0.7 13.7 -0.6 9.2  
Sat 12/05/2018 6.1 -1.3 13.6 -0.7 0.0  
Sun 13/05/2018 3.2 -4.2 14.6 +0.3 0.2  
Mon 14/05/2018 5.7 -1.7 15.0 +0.7 0.2  
Tue 15/05/2018 7.6 +0.2 14.0 -0.3 11.4  
Wed 16/05/2018 3.4 -4.0 12.4 -1.9 2.0  
Thu 17/05/2018 6.6 -0.8 13.3 -1.0 16.8  
Fri 18/05/2018 10.6 +3.2 13.9 -0.4 18.0  
Sat 19/05/2018 6.6 -0.8 13.2 -1.1 4.8  
Sun 20/05/2018 10.5 +3.1 13.3 -1.0 9.4  
Mon 21/05/2018 9.3 +1.9 12.6 -1.7 9.0  
Tue 22/05/2018 10.5 +3.1 13.8 -0.5 7.6  
Wed 23/05/2018 8.7 +1.3 13.3 -1.0 2.8  
Thu 24/05/2018 9.1 +1.7 12.3 -2.0 0.6  
Fri 25/05/2018 3.1 -4.3 13.8 -0.5 0.0  
Sat 26/05/2018 2.8 -4.6 13.8 -0.5 0.0  
Sun 27/05/2018 4.1 -3.3 18.3 +4.0 0.0  
Mon 28/05/2018 12.2 +4.8 17.5 +3.2 0.2  
Tue 29/05/2018 13.1 +5.7 15.9 +1.6 10.0  
Wed 30/05/2018 6.5 -0.9 11.2 -3.1 10.8  
Thu 31/05/2018 4.6 -2.8 13.0 -1.3 25.0  
 
May 2018 Average 8.3 +0.9 14.6 +0.3    
May 1982-2017 Average 7.4   14.3      
May 1982-2017 Highest 16.4 12th 2013 22.5 8th 2002    
May 1982-2017 Lowest -0.4 21st 2010 8.8 21st 1982    
 
May 2018 Total         225.0 24 day(s)
May 1982-2017 Average Total         156.9 22.6 day(s)
May 1982-2017 Wettest Total         317.0 2016
May 1982-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         140.0 8th 1997
May 1982-2017 Driest Total         42.0 2001
 
Jan-May 2018 Total         688.6 104 day(s)
Jan-May 1982-2017 Average Total         532.7 86.7 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

STRAHAN AERODROME
West & Sth Coast, Tasmania
42.1550°S 145.2908°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1976
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06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.

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16:23 EST

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13:39 EST

Skies have been sunny across Sydney over the weekend, but a biting wind from a cold airmass over southeastern parts of the country is making it feel significantly colder than the mercury would suggest.