Climatological Report for the month of May 2023 in Tunisia

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Exceptionally rainy month of May


   After a historic drought, most of our regions experienced notable climatic changes during the month of May 2023. Indeed, the weather conditions were unstable and exceptional heavy


rains and in significant quantities were recorded. The total monthly accumulation (27 main stations) was 1718.7 millimeters, while the baseline total (1991-2020) for the same stations was 541.9 millimeters. Therefore, May 2023 is ranked the 1st wettest May since 1950.

     Regarding the temperature, the month of May 2023 was milder than usual, with a drop in temperature compared to normal by a deviation of (-0.8) ° C.


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