Temperature and Rainfall

Month of May

May Annual
Temperature (°C) Years 1887 to date
Maximum Temperatures
Mean Maximum Temperature 23.2 25.5
Highest temperature 32.4 43.2
Date of highest temperature 21 May 1923 26 Jan 1940
Lowest maximum temperature 13.3 10.2
Date of lowest maximum temperature 26 May 1904 12 Aug 1954
Minimum Temperatures
Mean Minimum Temperature 13.3 15.7
Lowest temperature 4.8 2.3
Date of lowest temperature 30 May 1951 2 Jul 1896
Highest minimum temperature 21.9 28.0
Date of highest minimum temperature 20 May 1892 29 Jan 1940
Rainfall (mm) Years 1841 to date
Daily Records
Highest daily rainfall 182.6 465.1
Date of highest daily rainfall 2 May 2015 21 Jan 1887
Monthly Records
Mean Rainfall
Total Mean Rainfall to end of May
72.3
613.6
1130.2
Highest rainfall 409.6 2242.4
Date of highest rainfall 1980 1893
Lowest rainfall 0.0 411.5
Date of lowest rainfall 1846 1902
Source: Commonwealth of Australia, Bureau of Meteorology (ABN 92 637 533 532)