Australian Rainfall and Temperature Extremes
July 1998

Data sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology

  Highest rainfall Maximum temps -- highest and lowest Minimum temps -- highest and lowest Greatest max temp variations from normal Greatest min temp variations from normal

01

87.6 Exmouth Town WA
63.4 Dairy Creek, Gascoyne Junction WA
60.0 Sugarloaf Point LH NSW
58.0 Mt Phillip WA
32.7 Derby AP WA
-2.6 Mt Hotham Vic
25.0 Coconut Is Qld
-7.6 Falls Creek Vic
+2.7
21.0 Norfolk Is
-12.1
12.0 Wittenoom WA
+6.6
11.0 Cessnock NSW
-7.1
-1.0 Flinders Is AP Tas
02
63.0 Pardoo WA
53.0 Bidyadanga, Broome WA
51.0 Shelamar, Broome WA
39.0 Broome AP WA
30.0 Mango Farm, Daly River NT
1.2 Mt Hotham Vic
24.2 Horn Island Qld
-7.1 Charlotte Pass NSW
+5.4
7.7 Perisher Valley NSW
-11.0
15.0 Rabbit Flat NT
+7.3
22.0 Cygnet Bay WA
-6.7
5.0 Ayr Qld
03
79.0 Cygnet Bay WA
19.0 Busselton AP WA
19.0 Rabbit Flat NT
18.2 Debesa, Derby WA
33.0 =Jabiru AP, Mango Farm, Daly River NT
3.4 Mt Hotham Vic
23.4 Horn Island Qld
-6.0 Perisher Valley NSW
+5.4
7.7 Perisher Valley NSW
-10.3
14.8 Telfer AP WA
+6.2
16.0 Kalbarri WA
-6.3
-5.9 New England Uni, Armidale NSW
04
34.0 Mareeba AP Qld
33.0 Yourdamung Lake, Collie WA
27.0 Dardanup WA
25.4 Brunswick Jn WA
35.0 Mango Farm, Daly River NT
0.8 Falls Creek Vic
24.1 Troughton Is WA
-3.0 Crackenback NSW
+4.8
15.1 Lithgow NSW
-5.8
12.0 Narrabri NSW
+10.1
14.0 Yeelirrie WA
-3.4
2.6 Moorabbin Vic
05
74.0 Kojonup WA
61.0 Cape Moreton Qld
56.0 Tewantin Qld
50.0 Maroochydore Qld
35.1 Timber Creek NT
4.0 Crackenback NSW
26.0 Coconut Island Qld
-3.1 Goulburn AP NSW
+8.7
30.6 Jervois NT
-6.2
19.0 Nyang WA
+10.0
15.3 Whyalla AP SA
-8.1
3.0 Nyang WA
06
116.0 Crackenback NSW
101.0 Perisher Valley NSW
96.4 Diddleum Tas
89.0 Mt Hotham Vic
36.0 =Wyndham WA, Mango Farm, Daly River NT
0.0 Mt Baw Baw Vic
25.0 =Gove AP NT, Willis Island Qld
-2.9 Bombala PO NSW
+8.8
27.9 Mitchell Qld
-6.4
13.2 Marla SA
+16.1
23.0 Urandangie Qld
-5.2
5.0 Te Kowai Exp Stn, Mackay Qld
07
44.0 Babinda Qld
35.2 Warra Jarra, Bremer Bay WA
31.0 Hopetoun North WA
30.8 Hervey WA
36.2 Elliott NT
-1.8 Falls Creek Vic
25.2 Horn Island Qld
-6.6 Perisher Valley NSW
+10.1
29.2 Mitchell Qld
-7.1
12.0 Wiluna WA
+10.9
=12.4 Quirindi NSW
=11.0 Coonabarabran NSW
-8.9
-1.0 Kwinana WA
08
48.0 Mt Read Tas
37.6 Zeehan Tas
36.6 Lake Margaret Tas
28.6 Rosebery Tas
36.6 Douglas River NT
-1.6 Mt Hotham Vic
26.0 Victoria R Downs NT
-5.0 Cooma Town NSW
+7.0
29.0 Springsure Qld
-8.9
16.0 Onslow AP WA
+12.1
14.9 Mitchell Qld
-6.4
-1.0 Paynes Find WA
09
45.4 Zeehan Tas
41.0 Strahan AP Tas
39.4 Lake Margaret Tas
38.8 Rosebery Tas
36.0 Port Keats NT
-5.0 Crackenback NSW
25.0 =Wyndham WA, Coconut Island Qld
-7.6 =Falls Creek, Mt Hotham Vic
+4.0
29.0 Collinsville Qld
-7.4
15.0 Newman PO WA
+9.4
16.0 Clermont Qld
-6.9
1.0 Kwinana WA
10
48.8 Lakes Entrance Vic
41.0 Gabo Island Vic
41.0 Mallacoota Vic
39.0 Mt Nowa Nowa Vic
32.0 =Kalumburu WA, Pirlangimpi NT
-4.3 Mt Hotham Vic
25.1 Troughton Is WA
-9.0 Crackenback NSW
+6.8
28.0 Casino AP NSW
-8.4
15.9 Winton Qld
+7.3
22.0 Cygnet Bay WA
-7.2
2.0 Jervis Bay NSW
  Highest rainfall Maximum temps -- highest and lowest Minimum temps -- highest and lowest Greatest max temp variations from normal Greatest min temp variations from normal

11

44.2 Cape Tribulation Qld
20.0 Cubbagudta, Daintree Qld
17.0 Topaz, Malanda Qld
15.6 Westonia WA
32.0 Pirlangimpi NT
-2.4 Mt Hotham Vic
24.3 Troughton Is WA
-16.0 Perisher Valley NSW
+2.7
18.8 Cape Naturaliste WA
-9.0
16.0 Collinsville Qld
+7.7
19.2 Mardie WA
-11.0
-16.0 Perisher Valley NSW
12
37.0 Mt Read Tas
34.0 Ballina AP NSW
29.0 Ballina Town NSW
28.0 Tully Qld
32.0 =Kalumburu WA, Darwin AP, Pirlangimpi NT
-1.2 Mt Hotham Vic
23.9 Troughton Is WA
-18.0 Charlotte Pass NSW
+4.2
18.9 Inverell NSW
-6.6
9.1 Balranald NSW
+7.6
=19.0 Learmonth WA
=15.0 Nambour Qld
-12.0
-17.0 Perisher Valley NSW
13
71.6 Ella Valla, Carnarvon WA
52.0 Yaringa, Denham WA
40.0 Manfred, Meekatharra WA
39.0 Mt Narryer, Murchison WA
34.0 Jabiru AP NT
-3.1 Mt Hotham Vic
24.0 Coconut Is Qld
-9.5 Perisher Valley NSW
+3.5
23.0 Alice Springs AP NT
-6.0
9.6 Lake Cargelligo AP NSW
+9.9
15.0 Three Rivers WA
-6.9
-0.3 Cape Northumberland SA
14
122.0 Norfolk Island AP
66.0 Ella Valla, Carnarvon WA
45.0 Minilya, Carnarvon WA
42.0 Carnarvon AP WA
34.0 =Wyndham, Kalumburu WA, Jabiru AP NT
-3.0 =Crackenback NSW, Mt Hotham Vic
25.0 Coconut Is Qld
-8.0 =Crackenback, Perisher Valley NSW
+4.8
29.9 Telfer AP WA
-8.3
6.9 Dunedoo NSW
+8.6
20.0 Learmonth AP WA
-8.1
-4.8 Ararat Vic
15
33.0 Nullarbor Roadhouse SA
28.4 Nundroo SA
26.0 Mt Stuart, Onslow WA
25.0 Onslow WA
35.0 Jabiru AP WA
-0.7 Mt Buller Vic
25.0 Coconut Is Qld
-6.5 Perisher Valley NSW
+7.5
27.0 Alice Springs AP NT
-8.6
9.6 Andamooka SA
+7.7
19.2 Mardie WA
-8.1
-3.2 Casterton Vic
16
28.0 Moonaree SAKangaroo Well,
23.0 Hedland WAHillside, Port
20.6 Lake Everard SA
20.4 Yardea SA
35.0 Timber Creek NT
1.0 Mt Wellington Tas
25.0 Coconut Is Qld
-14.6 Charlotte Pass NSW
+7.5
=29.0 Yuendumu NT
=27.0 Alice Springs AP NT
-8.1
17.0 Telfer AP WA
+8.9
12.2 Curtin Springs NT
-7.7
=-1.0 Meningie SA
=-14.6 Charlotte Pass NSW
=-5.0 Wagga Wagga AP NSW
17
30.0 Yulara AP NT
24.0 Pukatja, Ernabella SA
23.2 Uluru Ranger Stn NT
19.0 Curtin Springs NT
19.0 Mungerannie SA
34.1 Victoria River Res Stn NT
1.0 Crackenback NSW
24.0 =Coconut Is, Willis Is Qld
-8.3 Cooma Visitors Centre NSW
+9.2
32.0 Boulia Qld
-7.0
=11.9 Marree SA
=12.5 Oodnadatta AP SA
+8.2
11.5 Curtin Springs NT
-7.1
-1.1 Moorabbin AP Vic
18
26.0 Goodooga NSW
25.3 Dardanup WA
24.6 Cunnamulla Qld
24.4 Hungerford Qld
35.0 Mango Farm, Daly River NT
-1.0 Mt Hotham Vic
25.0 Horn Island Qld
-6.0 Bombala PO NSW
+8.6
=29.8 Windorah Qld
=28.0 Charleville Qld
-6.2
11.0 Camden AP NSW
+10.2
13.7 Tambo Qld
-4.9
=-6.0 Bombala PO NSW
=0.8 Scoresby Vic
19
53.0 Inglewood Qld
51.6 Coolmunda Dam Qld
51.0 Applethorpe Qld
48.8 Glenelg, Karara Qld
35.0 =Warmun, Halls Creek; Mango Farm, Daly River WA
1.0 Crackenback NSW
25.0 Coconut Island Qld
-5.4 Perisher Va NSW
+10.2
31.4 Windorah PO Qld
-6.3
13.2 Oodnadatta AP SA
+12.1
15.1 Injune Qld
-6.8
-0.8 Moorabbin AP Vic
20
64.0 Fords Bridge NSW
57.4 Hungerford PO Qld
55.8 Bourke AP NSW
55.0 Moomba AP SA
36.0 Mango Farm, Daly River NT
1.7 Mt Hotham Vic
25.6 Troughton Is WA
-8.0 Crackenback NSW
+8.8
32.0 Longreach AP Qld
-6.7
7.0 East Sale AP Vic
+12.1
19.0 Urandangie Qld
-7.1
-1.0 Flinders Is AP Tas
  Highest rainfall Maximum temps -- highest and lowest Minimum temps -- highest and lowest Greatest max temp variations from normal Greatest min temp variations from normal

21

105.8 Breeza NSW
88.8 Willow Tree NSW
87.6 Keeva, Nundle NSW
86.0 Murrurrundi NSW
36.0 Port Keats NT
-1.0 Mt Baw Baw Vic
25.1 Horn Island Qld
-4.0 Liawenee Tas
+7.6
28.3 Archerfield AP Qld
-8.3
=12.8 Tambo Qld
=14.0 Blackall Qld
+11.8
=15.7 Kingaroy Qld
=12.9 Tenterfield NSW
22
34.0 Thredbo Village NSW
30.0 Perisher Va NSW
29.8 Three Springs WA
26.0 Barakula Forest Stn, Chinchilla Qld
35.0 =Kalumburu, Fitzroy Crossing AP WA
-1.3 Mt Hotham Vic
25.5 Horn Island Qld
-4.0 Crackenback NSW
+5.0
30.0 Collinsville Qld
-7.0
13.0 Curtin Springs NT
+8.9
18.0 Collinsville Qld
-5.4
1.1 Parafield AP SA
23
21.0 Charlotte Pass NSW
14.0 Lake Margaret Tas
13.0 Palmers Lookout Tas
13.0 Mt Read Tas
37.0 Port Keats NT
-2.0 Crackenback NSW
25.4 Troughton Is WA
-8.8 Perisher Va NSW
+5.1
31.0 Richmond Qld
-9.9
=10.0 Giles WA
=9.0 Kulgera NT
+9.2
24.0 Mango Farm, Daly River NT
-6.4
1.5 Elliston SA
24
37.0 Idracowra Stn NT
35.9 Kings Canyon NT
29.0 Norah Head NSW
27.0 Williamtown Comparison Stn NSW
36.0 Wyndham WA
3.0 Crackenback NSW
25.0 Coconut Is Qld
-14.8 Charlotte Pass NSW
+6.9
31.9 Mornington Is Qld
-7.9
11.0 Kulgera NT
+8.4
17.0 Richmond Qld
-7.9
-14.8 Charlotte Pass NSW
25
62.0 Topaz, Malanda Qld
40.0 Eyre Creek, Glengyle Qld
36.8 Windorah Qld
36.4 Retreat Station, Barcoo River Qld
35.2 Derby AP WA
1.0 Crackenback NSW
25.1 Horn Island Qld
-5.3 Perisher Valley NSW
+6.6
31.6 Mornington Is Qld
-7.1
12.5 Marla SA
+9.2
18.0 Hughenden Qld
-6.1
Parafield AP SA
26
48.0 Swanbourne WA
40.0 Innisfail Qld
39.0 Paleroo, Caroda NSW
37.2 Nobbys Sig Stn, Newcastle NSW
36.0 =Halls Ck, Fitzroy Crossing AP WA, Timber Creek, Mango Farm Daly River NT
1.0 Crackenback NSW
25.0 Coconut Is Qld
-2.2 Lake St Clair Tas
+9.0
35.0 Rabbit Flat Copmparison Stn NT
-8.0
8.0 Munglinup WA
+11.2
=22.3 Elliott NT
=14.7 Tambo Qld
-5.1
=5.3 Cape Naturaliste WA
=1.0 Kadina SA
27
51.8 Whitlands Vic
47.0 Mintabie SA
47.0 St Marys Tas
39.8 Erriba Tas
36.0 Wyndham WA
0.8 Charlotte Pass NSW
25.0 =Coconut Is Qld, Cape Fourcroy NT
-2.8 Jandakot AP WA
+9.8
33.0 Longreach Qld
-9.3
11.0 Warburton WA
+12.1
15.6 Tambo Qld
-8.9
-1.0 Kwinana WA
28
80.0 Bingara NSW
79.0 Gravesend NSW
79.0 Tingha NSW
78.6 Pallamallawa NSW
36.0 Jabiru AP NT
-3.8 Charlotte Pass NSW
24.9 Troughton Is WA
-5.4 Mt Hotham Vic
+5.8
27.0 Mackay AP Qld
-8.9
17.0 Richmond Qld
+13.9
16.9 Injune Qld
-8.6
0.5 Eneabba WA
29
62.4 Diddleum Tas
48.0 Mt Read Tas
45.4 Ringarooma Tas
44.6 Pyengana Tas
35.0 Mango Farm, Daly River NT
-5.1 Mt Hotham Vic
25.6 Troughton Is WA
-6.6 Perisher Valley NSW
+4.5
30.0 Low Isles Qld
-9.3
6.0 Trangie NSW
+8.4
21.2 Katherine AP NT
-8.4
-3.0 Paynes Find WA
30
22.0 Weeaproinah Vic
16.6 Beachport SA
16.0 Aireys Inlet Vic
15.2 Kingston SE SA
34.0 Palmerville Qld
-5.0 Crackenback NSW
25.6 Troughton Is WA
-16.3 Charlotte Pass NSW
+4.2
34.0 Palmerville Qld
-9.3
6.0 Trangie NSW
+7.2
21.0 Kalumburu WA
-9.4
-16.3 Charlotte Pass NSW
31
83.0 Cape Leeuwin WA
44.0Forest Grove, Margaret River WA
41.0 Cape Naturaliste WA
37.4 Margaret River WA
33.4 Curtin AP, Derby WA
-3.0 Crackenback NSW
25.0 Coconut Is Qld
-8.5 Thredbo Village NSW
+4.2
=31.0 Marble Bar WA
=15.0 Launceston AP Tas
-11.9
10.0 Gympie Qld
+6.2
20.0 Kalumburu WA
-7.0
-1.0 Springsure Qld
  Highest rainfall Maximum temps -- highest and lowest Minimum temps -- highest and lowest Greatest max temp variations from normal Greatest min temp variations from normal

Monthly totals and averages

348.6 Mt Read Tas
322.0 Lake Margaret Tas
308.0 Topaz Malanda Qld
277.4 Whitlands Vic
33.5 Mango Farm, Daly River NT
-0.3 Mt Hotham Vic
24.3 Coconut Is Qld
-5.9 Perisher Va NSW
+2.3
=30.4 Elliott NT
=27.3 Mornington Is Qld
=21.5 Double Is Pt Qld
-4.6
15.7 Warburton WA
+5.8
19.6 Kalumburu WA
-2.6
0.7 Ballarat AP Vic
Monthly extremes
122.0 (14) Norfolk Is AP
116.0 (06) Crackenback NSW
105.8 (21) Breeza NSW
101.0 (06) Perisher Va NSW
37.0 (23) Port Keats NT
-5.1 (29) Mt Hotham Vic
26.0 =(08) Victoria River Downs NT, (05) Coconut Is Qld
-18.0 (12) Charlotte Pass NSW
 
+10.2
31.4 (19) Windorah PO Qld
-12.1
12.0 (01) Wittenoom WA
 
+16.1
23.0 (06) Urandangie Qld
-12.0
-17.0 (12) Perisher Valley NSW