Parkes Ap 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 19 16.9 +11.8 25.5 +6.5 0.0  
Thu 02/05/2019 19 18.0 +12.9 25.5 +6.5 0.0  
Fri 03/05/2019 19 17.1 +12.0 18.8 -0.2 3.2  
Sat 04/05/2019 8.8 +3.7 18.7 -0.3 6.6  
Sun 05/05/2019 5.1 +0.0 17.9 -1.1 0.0  
Mon 06/05/2019 4.8 -0.3 19.6 +0.6 0.0  
Tue 07/05/2019 3.2 -1.9 20.2 +1.2 0.0  
Wed 08/05/2019 7.7 +2.6 16.7 -2.3 0.0  
Thu 09/05/2019 1.6 -3.5 18.9 -0.1 0.0  
Fri 10/05/2019 10.4 +5.3 14.6 -4.4 0.2  
Sat 11/05/2019 6.9 +1.8 12.6 -6.4 7.6  
Sun 12/05/2019 6.7 +1.6 16.6 -2.4 0.0  
Mon 13/05/2019 3.4 -1.7 21.5 +2.5 0.0  
Tue 14/05/2019 4.7 -0.4 20.6 +1.6 0.0  
Wed 15/05/2019 1.8 -3.3 22.2 +3.2 0.0  
Thu 16/05/2019 4.9 -0.2 22.7 +3.7 0.0  
Fri 17/05/2019 7.0 +1.9 23.4 +4.4 0.0  
Sat 18/05/2019 5.6 +0.5 22.8 +3.8 0.0  
Sun 19/05/2019 6.4 +1.3 23.1 +4.1 0.0  
Mon 20/05/2019 10.7 +5.6 23.7 +4.7 0.0  
Tue 21/05/2019 7.9 +2.8 24.9 +5.9 0.0  
Wed 22/05/2019 8.8 +3.7 23.8 +4.8 0.0  
Thu 23/05/2019 5.3 +0.2 23.8 +4.8 0.0  
Fri 24/05/2019 3.5 -1.6 23.2 +4.2 0.0  
Sat 25/05/2019 4.7 -0.4 24.2 +5.2 0.0  
Sun 26/05/2019 10.9 +5.8 16.7 -2.3 2.8  
Mon 27/05/2019 2.2 -2.9 11.9 -7.1 0.2  
Tue 28/05/2019 -0.2 -5.3 12.8 -6.2 2.8  
Wed 29/05/2019 5.9 +0.8 15.9 -3.1 0.0  
Thu 30/05/2019 -1.5 -6.6 10.2 -8.8 2.4  
Fri 31/05/2019 -1.1 -6.2 10.2 -8.8 0.2  
 
May 2019 Average 6.4 +1.3 19.5 +0.5    
May 1998-2017 Average 5.1   19.0      
May 1998-2017 Highest 16.4 8th 2016 27.0 6th 2005    
May 1998-2017 Lowest -4.0 16th 1999 7.0 30th 2000    
 
May 2019 Total         26.0 9 day(s)
May 1942-2017 Average Total         46.0 7.6 day(s)
May 1942-2017 Wettest Total         131.5 1977
May 1942-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         94.0 28th 1977
May 1942-2017 Driest Total         1.8 2003
 
Jan-May 2019 Total         124.4 33 day(s)
Jan-May 1942-2017 Average Total         256.8 31.0 day(s)
 
Highlights the coolest minimum or maximum temperature 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

PARKES AIRPORT AWS
CW Slopes Plains, New South Wales ACT
33.1281°S 148.2428°E 323m AMSL
Commenced 1941
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Weather News

The cold mornings continue for NSW

12:42 EST

Clearer skies and calmer winds have meant that New South Wales has seen minimum temperatures below the average in many places for the past couple of days.

Murray-Darling Basin in 'most severe' two-to-three year drought conditions in 120 years of records, BOM says

23:57 EST

Every drought is different, but when it comes to the current drought conditions across the Murray-Darling Basin, BOM says it is now "the most severe in 120 years of records".

'Flash droughts' strike fast and hard, and researchers are still racing to identify them before they happen

19:31 EST

It is November 2017 — you just had some good rain, the paddocks have a hint of green about them, there is water in the dam, you are doing okay.