Newcastle 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 15.2 +4.7 24.0 +2.9 0.0  
Thu 02/05/2019 17.0 +6.5 25.2 +4.1 0.0  
Fri 03/05/2019 17.0 +6.5 25.2 +4.1 0.0  
Sat 04/05/2019 16.5 +6.0 22.0 +0.9 14.8  
Sun 05/05/2019 12.8 +2.3 20.2 -0.9 0.8  
Mon 06/05/2019 10.6 +0.1 20.8 -0.3 10.4  
Tue 07/05/2019 8.0 -2.5 22.2 +1.1 0.2  
Wed 08/05/2019 12.1 +1.6 22.3 +1.2 0.0  
Thu 09/05/2019 6.7 -3.8 21.2 +0.1 0.0  
Fri 10/05/2019 12.8 +2.3 23.0 +1.9 0.0  
Sat 11/05/2019 9.8 -0.7 21.8 +0.7 30.0  
Sun 12/05/2019 8.0 -2.5 21.8 +0.7 0.0  
Mon 13/05/2019 8.8 -1.7 22.2 +1.1 2.0  
Tue 14/05/2019 13.2 +2.7 25.4 +4.3 0.0  
Wed 15/05/2019 9.4 -1.1 22.7 +1.6 0.0  
Thu 16/05/2019 11.0 +0.5 - - -  
Fri 17/05/2019 - - 23.2 +2.1 -  
Sat 18/05/2019 10.0 -0.5 23.8 +2.7 -  
Sun 19/05/2019 10.7 +0.2 23.7 +2.6 0.0  
Mon 20/05/2019 10.2 -0.3 - - 0.0  
 
May 2019 Average 11.6 +1.1 22.8 +1.7    
May 1999-2017 Average 10.5   21.1      
May 1999-2017 Highest 18.4 3rd 2015 28.8 4th 2007    
May 1999-2017 Lowest 3.5 31st 2007 15.2 24th 2012    
 
May 2019 Total         58.2 6 day(s)
May 1998-2017 Average Total         90.3 11.2 day(s)
May 1998-2017 Wettest Total         303.2 2001
May 1998-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         75.2 8th 2001
May 1998-2017 Driest Total         11.2 2016
 
Jan-May 2019 Total         228.9 28 day(s)
Jan-May 1998-2017 Average Total         575.6 57.1 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

NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY
Hunter, New South Wales ACT
32.8906°S 151.7068°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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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.