Wave Hill Daily Summaries

May 2019
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/05/2019 22.1 +7.0 34.9 +3.7 2.7  
Thu 02/05/2019 21.4 +6.3 35.8 +4.6 0.0  
Fri 03/05/2019 24.6 +9.5 35.1 +3.9 0.0  
Sat 04/05/2019 24.9 +9.8 33.2 +2.0 0.0  
Sun 05/05/2019 20.2 +5.1 30.2 -1.0 0.0  
Mon 06/05/2019 14.0 -1.1 30.0 -1.2 0.0  
Tue 07/05/2019 10.3 -4.8 31.1 -0.1 0.0  
Wed 08/05/2019 13.1 -2.0 32.0 +0.8 0.0  
Thu 09/05/2019 15.1 +0.0 29.9 -1.3 0.0  
Fri 10/05/2019 14.3 -0.8 27.5 -3.7 0.0  
Sat 11/05/2019 14.2 -0.9 24.4 -6.8 0.0  
Sun 12/05/2019 14.5 -0.6 27.1 -4.1 0.0  
Mon 13/05/2019 15.9 +0.8 31.1 -0.1 0.0  
Tue 14/05/2019 18.9 +3.8 32.2 +1.0 40.0  
Wed 15/05/2019 18.6 +3.5 30.1 -1.1 0.0  
Thu 16/05/2019 19.1 +4.0 35.0 +3.8 0.0  
Fri 17/05/2019 21.6 +6.5 36.0 +4.8 0.0  
Sat 18/05/2019 25.1 +10.0 35.0 +3.8 0.0  
Sun 19/05/2019 23.8 +8.7 31.4 +0.2 0.0  
Mon 20/05/2019 21.3 +6.2 - - 0.0  
 
May 2019 Average 18.7 +3.6 31.7 +0.5    
May 1974-2017 Average 15.1   31.2      
May 1974-2017 Highest 26.0 2nd 2016 38.8 10th 1975    
May 1974-2017 Lowest 3.4 27th 1974 18.6 15th 1979    
 
May 2019 Total         42.7 2 day(s)
May 1974-2017 Average Total         8.4 1.3 day(s)
May 1974-2017 Wettest Total         64.5 2010
May 1974-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         43.8 13th 1993
May 1974-2017 Driest Total         0.0 1975
 
Jan-May 2019 Total         175.1 21 day(s)
Jan-May 1974-2017 Average Total         471.4 36.8 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

WAVE HILL
Victoria River, Northern Territory
17.3869°S 131.1166°E 196m AMSL
Commenced 1973
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Weather News

Warmth sticking around in northern WA

17:20 EST

Unseasonably warm weather is affecting some northern parts of WA this week.

Meteor captured on Northern Territory police CCTV raining 'purple light' over Top End

14:41 EST

A meteor has lit up the Northern Territory night sky with a flash that created "daylight" in Alice Springs and a noise that shook windows.

The long road to drought

14:16 EST

A prolonged period of dry and warm weather is taking a toll on Australia's water balance, with large swaths of agricultural land in drought and urban dam levels dropping around the country.