Davis, Antarctica
May 2017 Daily Weather Observations

DateDayTempsRainEvapSunMax wind gust9 am3 pm
MinMaxDirSpdTimeTempRHCldDirSpdMSLPTempRHCldDirSpdMSLP
°C°Cmmmmhourskm/hlocal°C%8thkm/hhPa°C%8thkm/hhPa
1Mo-8.1-2.90 0.7ENE14301:48-5.7633ENE76956.8-3.768 ENE59958.8
2Tu-10.8-7.00 0.0ENE5608:02-7.7647ENE41973.4-7.961 ENE13975.6
3We-10.0-9.80 0.0NNE2807:21-9.9707NE20983.4-11.263 E11983.5
4Th-15.5-12.10 0.2SE2021:41-15.2627NE9982.2-14.957 SE11981.3
5Fr-16.8-11.20.6 0.0ESE3706:48-13.1616ESE28973.3-14.359 ESE22971.1
6Sa-14.9-13.00.6 0.0ENE2411:56-13.4858ESE9971.6-13.583 ENE13972.4
7Su-20.2-17.10.2 5.0SSE3522:59-20.1611ESE7977.8-17.863 SSE15981.8
8Mo-22.9-16.00 4.8SE5710:38-20.5584SE24988.5-20.663 SE31988.4
9Tu-21.7-13.50 1.1ESE3500:36-16.8621ESE17988.3-14.852 ESE22989.8
10We-20.4-18.40 2.2ESE2623:39-19.3510ESE13987.4-18.953 SE7983.0
11Th-23.3-21.20 0.0WNW3009:29-21.2857NW15976.7-27.276 E9979.8
12Fr-28.3-27.60 3.7ESE2205:29-28.0532NE7976.2-28.348 E15972.8
13Sa-30.8-23.30 2.3ENE2405:52-30.1502ENE17976.6-28.147 NE17980.3
14Su-30.5-5.91.6 0.0NE6322:53-23.3788S24978.6-18.985 S20977.3
15Mo-23.3-5.23.0 0.0NE11707:03-6.195 NE74977.1-5.891 NE80982.7
16Tu-10.6-9.20 2.6ENE5723:03-9.3536ESE17998.8-12.658 ESE171000.3
17We-16.8-15.70 3.9E4305:51-15.7550ESE24992.3-18.258 SSE7992.9
18Th-21.0-15.10 0.0SE2409:50-17.5587ESE19986.1-15.659 E17982.5
19Fr-18.4-7.90 0.0NE7222:51-15.6707NNE20979.9-14.787 NNE35988.4
20Sa-18.2-5.00 0.0NE15919:14-8.1698ENE85981.7-5.569 ENE81975.3
21Su-8.4-3.90 0.0NE12623:11-5.5846NE65970.9-6.084 NE59968.4
22Mo-6.9-3.20 0.0NE8904:35-4.095 NE59982.3-3.489 NE54987.7
23Tu-6.0-4.80 0.0NE8300:49-5.1747NE541001.4-6.276 NE331003.4
24We-13.0-12.80 0.0ESE4812:08-12.9602ESE20996.1-18.363 ESE28991.8
25Th-20.4-4.30 0.0ENE12621:25-15.2538SSE17990.0-12.557 E19986.3
26Fr-15.6-1.50 0.0ENE15018:47-4.6598ENE54979.9-3.764 E70972.1
27Sa-5.0-1.90 0.0ENE13723:23-2.0677ENE81964.1-3.067 ENE91966.4
28Su-6.2-5.40 0.0NE11505:31-5.9667ENE69978.6-6.451 ENE57981.1
29Mo-13.6-12.50 0.0ENE4417:00-12.7471ESE19977.0      
30Tu-20.4-11.40 0.0NE8712:11-15.2658NE37977.0-12.674 NE63977.2
31We-15.3-12.20 0.0ENE5623:56-12.2567E17985.6-16.055 SE19986.5
Statistics for May 2017
Mean-16.6-10.7  0.9   -13.3655 33981.0-13.466  33981.3
Lowest-30.8-27.60 0.0   -30.1470#7956.8-28.347 #7958.8
Highest-5.0-1.53.0 5.0NE159 -2.0958ENE851001.4-3.091 ENE911003.4
Total  6.0 26.5               

IDCJDW9201.201705   Prepared at 16:10 GMT on Thursday 7 December 2017

Source of data

Observations were drawn from Davis {station 300000}.

"9 am" observations are those made at 0300 UTC. This is equivalent to 8 am Local Standard Time, but 10am according to the time used by most people at the station. "3 pm" observations are similarly those made at 0900 UTC (2 pm LST, 4 pm station time).The maximum wind gust is in the 24 hours to 11 pm local standard time.

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