Noteworthy synoptic observations for Friday, 21 December 2018 prepared 0502 EST, 22/12/18
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Max Var Min Var Grs Min Rainfall Station Mth/ Date Time local Cloud amounts & types Wind Temp Dew Pt Rel Hum Pressure Weather Description Vis Comments
° C ° C ° C ° C ° C mm/ hr mm/ hr       Tot Cov Low Cloud(base m x 100) Mid High Dir °/ km/h ° C ° C % hPa/ 3hr tendency Pre- sent Past km  
Western Australia
003 West Kimberley
45.0 +8.0 - - - - - DERBY AERO 1221 1500 - - - - 120/15 44.7 8.8 12 999.93.9 - - - -
45.6 +8.6 - - - - - DERBY AERO 1221 2100 - - - 290/11 34.4 22.8 51 1003.83.1 - - - -
004 Pilbara - De Grey
45.0 +8.4 - - - - - MANDORA 1221 1500 - - - - 290/24 36.5 19.9 38 1003.62.4 - - - -
44.6 +8.0 - - - - - MANDORA 1221 2100 - - - - 260/13 28.9 22.4 68 1006.02.2 - - - -
006 West Gascoyne
43.0 +13.8 21.5 +0.9 20 - - CARNARVON AIRPORT 1221 0900 -/- - 360/17 28.4 19.6 59 1009.90.9 24.0 7785.2 haze VER:3.2 SWV:M2.02.28.00
39.0 +10.0 23.0 +2.8 22 - - DENHAM 1221 0900 - - - 110/13 26.4 21.6 75 1010.21.6 30.0 -
008 Central West
41.0 +10.1 22.0 +4.6 - - - KALBARRI 1221 0900 15/NW - - 050/05 35.0 12.7 26 1010.0 50.0 -
38.0 +3.8 25.0 +8.0 - - - MULLEWA 1221 0900 - - - 050/13 33.2 5.0 17 - 20.0 -
009 Lower West and Perth
37.0 +8.2 - - - - - JANDAKOT AERO 1221 1500 - - - - 060/11 35.6 6.8 17 1013.81.8 - - - -
36.8 +8.0 - - - - - JANDAKOT AERO 1221 2100 - - - - Calm 24.4 13.9 52 1014.01.5 - - - -
37.9 +8.1 - - - - - PEARCE RAAF 1221 2100 - - - - 080/15 31.0 3.1 17 1013.71.8 - - - -
36.9 +8.1 - - - - - PERTH AIRPORT 1221 2100 25/W - 090/08 26.0 9.9 36 1013.81.7 30.0 -
010 Central Wheat Belt
27.0 -0.1 12.0 -0.5 11 40/24 40/24 ONGERUP 1221 0900 - - - 050/05 20.5 9.0 48 1022.2 40.0 -
Northern Territory
014 Northern Rivers
35.0 - 23.0 - - 37/24 - CENTRAL ARNHEM PLATEAU 1221 0930 - - - - 300/13 27.0 22.0 74 1006.21.0 - - - -
- - - - - - - DARWIN AIRPORT 1221 1830 3/E - 290/15 30.4 25.3 74 1003.50.3 20.0 -
- - - - - Tr/6 Tr/3 DARWIN AIRPORT 1221 2130 3/NW - 300/04 26.8 24.6 88 1005.62.1 25.0 -
- - - - - - 16/3 DOUGLAS RIVER RESEARCH FARM 1221 1830 - - - - 300/17 25.9 24.3 91 1004.12.2 - - - -
- - - - - 32/6 16/3 DOUGLAS RIVER RESEARCH FARM 1221 2130 - - - - 060/05 25.6 23.8 90 1006.92.7 - - - -
37.0 +2.1 24.0 -0.7 - 34/24 - JABIRU AIRPORT 1221 0930 - - - 040/08 28.4 25.4 84 1006.71.2 - - - -
- - - - - - 19/3 KANGAROO FLATS (DEFENCE) 1221 1800 - - - - 260/04 25.4 24.0 92 - - - - -
- - - - - 19/6 0.2/3 KANGAROO FLATS (DEFENCE) 1221 2100 - - - - 120/02 26.4 25.5 95 - - - - -
- - - - - - 61/3 MIDDLE POINT 1221 1830 - - - - 300/08 26.8 26.3 97 1003.70.9 - - - -
- - - - - 61/6 - MIDDLE POINT 1221 2130 - - - - 160/04 26.5 25.6 95 1006.22.5 - - - -
36.0 - 23.0 - - 40/24 - OENPELLI AIRPORT 1221 0930 - - - - Calm 29.3 26.1 83 1006.71.2 - - - -
41.0 +3.5 27.0 +2.0 19 2/24 17/3 VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS 1221 0930 25/- 360/09 33.7 20.5 46 1005.71.3 - 30.0 -
015 Northern Plateau--Barkly/Alice Spgs
43.0 +5.3 30.0 +9.0 - - - JERVOIS 1221 0930 - - - - 150/28 30.2 7.4 24 1009.10.9 - - - -
- - 29.7 +8.7 - - - JERVOIS 1221 1230 - - - - 170/24 33.8 6.2 18 1008.30.7 - - - -
- - 28.3 +8.2 - - - TERRITORY GRAPE FARM 1221 1230 - - - - 110/18 36.4 8.3 18 1006.91.6 - - - -
Queensland
027 North Peninsula
- - - - - 11/6 11/3 SCHERGER RAAF 1221 2100 - - - 030/04 24.1 23.2 95 1007.43.0 - - - -
029 Lower Carpentaria (Gulf Country)
45.0 +8.0 30.0 +7.0 - - - MOUNT ISA AERO 1221 0900 - - - - 210/11 36.9 13.0 24 1004.5 - - - -
45.0 +8.0 - - - - - MOUNT ISA AERO 1221 1500 - - - 260/15 44.2 9.6 13 1000.92.3 - - - -
030 Upper Carpentaria (Nthn Goldfields)
- - - - - - 5/3 GEORGETOWN AIRPORT 1221 1800 - - - - 310/09 31.1 23.5 64 1001.90.7 - - - -
035 Central Highlands
40.0 +5.1 27.0 +8.0 22 - - TAMBO POST OFFICE 1221 0900 - - - 310/11 32.0 21.0 52 1006.7 50.0 -
036 Central Lowlands
41.0 +5.3 29.0 +6.9 - 50/24 50/18 BARCALDINE POST OFFICE 1221 0900 - - - 360/24 33.5 21.0 48 - - 50.0 CLEAR SKIES, MODERATE BREEZE
037 Upper Western (Northwest)
- - - - - - - TREPELL AIRPORT 1221 1800 - - - 320/24 40.0 9.4 16 1000.90.8 - - - -
038 Lower Western (Channel Country)
47.0 +8.4 32.0 +8.7 32 - - BOULIA AIRPORT 1221 0900 -/- - 230/02 37.0 9.2 19 1003.71.0 35.0 -
040 South Coast Moreton & Brisbane
- - - - - - - AMBERLEY AMO 1221 1800 - - - 170/21 23.5 19.8 80 1004.94.8 - - - -
31.0 - - - - - - BRISBANE AERO 1221 1500 25/SW - 020/43 29.7 24.1 72 1001.63.7 12.0 -
- - - - - - - BRISBANE AERO 1221 1800 6/SW - 220/50 28.7 17.9 52 1006.04.4 15.0 -
- - - - - 2/6 2/3 BRISBANE AERO 1221 2100 6/W - 140/09 25.0 20.7 77 1005.01.0 18.0 -
- - - - - - 2/3 COOLANGATTA 1221 1800 - - - 240/09 25.6 20.4 73 1005.94.8 - - 5.0 -
41.0 +9.7 - - - - - UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND GATTON 1221 1500 - - - - 360/31 40.7 18.0 27 - - - - -
041 Darling Downs - east
- - - - - - 13/3 OAKEY AERO 1221 1800 - - - 050/28 21.3 20.5 95 1005.84.6 - - - -
- - - - - 17/6 3/3 OAKEY AERO 1221 2100 - - - 010/31 22.8 20.0 84 1005.40.3 - - - -
- - - - - - 8/3 TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 1221 1800 - - - 010/21 20.4 18.3 88 1006.63.7 - - - -
043 Maranoa
44.0 +10.9 - - - - - ROMA AIRPORT 1221 1500 - - - 360/31 39.3 12.9 21 1000.32.8 - - - -
39.0 +5.1 28.0 +8.7 - - - SURAT 1221 0900 - - - 360/08 34.4 17.8 37 - 50.0 -
044 Warrego
43.0 +8.0 25.0 +5.2 - 4/24 4/24 BOLLON MARY ST 1221 0900 - - - 290/04 37.5 17.1 30 1003.2 - 40.0 co-op observer VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
41.0 +6.3 30.0 +9.8 - 1/24 - CHARLEVILLE AERO 1221 0900 - - - - 330/26 36.6 12.8 24 1005.30.7 - - - -
- - 29.8 +9.6 - - - CHARLEVILLE AERO 1221 1200 - - - - 320/18 40.4 8.8 15 1003.31.9 - - - -
43.0 +8.3 - - - - - CHARLEVILLE AERO 1221 1500 - - - 260/13 42.9 8.6 13 1000.23.0 - - - -
45.0 +9.8 29.0 +8.3 - - - CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE 1221 0900 - - - 140/13 36.4 12.2 23 1004.21.2 30.0 co-op observer VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
New South Wales
048 Upper Western - Upper Darling
45.0 +9.8 24.0 +5.1 - - - BREWARRINA HOSPITAL 1221 0900 - - - 140/08 35.0 13.9 28 - 30.0 regional observer VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
45.6 +13.2 - - - - - COBAR MO 1221 0000 - - - - 200/21 32.6 10.0 25 1003.82.5 - - - -
46.0 +13.6 25.0 +6.4 - - - COBAR MO 1221 0900 - - - - 180/21 25.9 10.5 38 1006.62.0 - - - -
43.0 +8.2 29.0 +10.1 - - - COLLARENEBRI (ALBERT ST) 1221 0900 - - - 230/02 34.2 16.7 35 - 40.0 -
47.0 +12.5 28.0 +9.1 - - - WANAARING POST OFFICE 1221 0900 -/- - 200/05 27.9 14.1 43 - 50.0 -
050 Central Western Plains - south
43.0 +11.6 23.0 +5.9 - - - PEAK HILL POST OFFICE 1221 0900 3/SW - - 230/04 26.2 18.1 61 - 50.0 looks like dust on sw horizon.reports of hail size
051 Central Western Plains - north
45.0 +12.1 26.0 +8.3 - - - NYNGAN AIRPORT 1221 0900 -/S - 180/15 28.5 13.4 40 - 50.0 -
44.6 +12.7 - - - - - TRANGIE RESEARCH STATION AWS 1221 0000 - - - - 190/21 31.9 12.2 30 1002.42.7 - - - -
45.0 +13.1 24.0 +7.5 - - - TRANGIE RESEARCH STATION AWS 1221 0900 - - - - 170/15 26.2 18.1 61 1005.42.3 - - - -
052 Northwest Plains - west
43.0 +8.5 28.0 +9.0 - - - MUNGINDI POST OFFICE 1221 0900 - - - 270/13 36.0 15.2 29 - 50.0 regional observer VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
43.6 +9.5 - - - - - WALGETT AIRPORT AWS 1221 0000 - - - 340/24 33.3 12.9 29 1001.31.3 - - - -
44.0 +9.9 25.0 +6.9 - - - WALGETT AIRPORT AWS 1221 0900 - - - - 220/18 31.0 13.7 35 1003.31.8 - - - -
054 Northwest Slopes - north
37.0 +6.9 21.0 +5.0 - 3/24 3/24 PINDARI DAM 1221 0900 - - - 270/08 28.6 18.3 54 - 20.0 -
055 Northwest Slopes - south
31.0 +4.7 17.0 +6.6 - 7/24 7/24 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) 1221 0900 - - - 320/09 25.0 16.4 59 - 30.0 regional observer VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
056 Northern Tablelands - west
29.0 +6.2 15.0 +4.3 - 6/24 6/24 GUYRA HOSPITAL 1221 0900 - - - 290/41 23.7 16.4 64 - 25.0 -
36.0 - 20.0 - - 2/24 2/18 INVERELL (RAGLAN ST) 1221 0900 - - - 360/09 27.1 18.9 61 - 50.0 Minimum temperature thermometer not working, using
37.0 +8.7 - - - - - INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE 1221 1500 - - - - 300/21 36.8 11.6 22 1002.12.2 - - - -
- - - - - - 5/72 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) 1221 0900 - - - 310/22 28.0 16.9 51 - 35.0 Obs are for two days
057 Northern Tablelands - east
35.0 +8.0 20.0 +3.9 - 14/24 14/24 TABULAM (MUIRNE) 1221 0900 - - - 310/17 26.0 20.3 71 - 50.0 -
058 Northern Rivers
- - - - - - 16/3 BALLINA AIRPORT AWS 1221 1800 - - - 040/26 23.9 22.5 92 1000.30.0 - - - -
- - - - - 17/6 1/3 BALLINA AIRPORT AWS 1221 2100 - - - 230/15 23.1 22.3 95 1006.36.0 - - 7.0 -
- - - - - 9/6 9/3 BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) 1221 2100 - - - - 240/13 21.7 19.8 89 1005.62.6 - - - -
34.9 - - - - - 11/3 GRAFTON AIRPORT AWS 1221 0000 - - - 060/15 23.6 18.7 74 1007.0 - - - -
35.0 - 21.0 - - 26/24 - GRAFTON AIRPORT AWS 1221 0900 - - - - 030/04 26.3 20.2 69 1005.11.1 - - - -
- - - - - - 6/3 LISMORE AIRPORT AWS 1221 1800 - - - 300/02 24.5 22.4 88 1004.24.7 - - 2.0 -
28.2 +2.3 - - - - 15/3 YAMBA PILOT STATION 1221 0000 - - - - 120/11 21.0 20.8 99 1009.55.5 - - - -
- - - - - 16/6 1/3 YAMBA PILOT STATION 1221 0300 - - - - 350/13 22.0 21.8 99 1004.84.7 - - - -
059 Mid North Coast
30.6 - - - - - 17/3 COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 1221 0000 - - - - 340/15 21.1 19.7 92 1006.03.2 - - - -
- - - - - 18/6 0.8/3 COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 1221 0300 - - - - 280/08 21.8 20.1 90 1004.51.5 - - - -
- - - - - - - COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 1221 1800 - - - - 180/30 23.4 20.2 82 1004.40.3 - - - -
32.0 - 17.0 - - 10/24 10/24 DORRIGO (OLD CORAMBA RD) 1221 0900 - - - 360/15 22.8 17.6 73 - 20.0 -
060 Manning
36.0 +7.3 19.0 +3.0 19 20/24 20/18 YARRAS (MOUNT SEAVIEW) 1221 0900 6/SE - - Calm 23.6 21.2 86 - 15.0 very heavy strong wind t/storm Past Hail
061 Hunter
31.0 - 17.0 - - 9/24 - MURRURUNDI GAP AWS 1221 0900 - - - 160/35 17.1 17.1 100 1004.90.8 - - 0.1 -
063 Central Tablelands - south
33.0 +6.7 16.0 +4.4 13 7/24 7/18 BATHURST AGRICULTURAL STATION 1221 0900 6/ - - 050/04 21.0 16.1 74 - 50.0 -
- - - - - - 5/3 MOUNT BOYCE AWS 1221 1800 - - - 070/09 14.4 13.6 95 - - - 0.2 -
064 Central Western Slopes - north
39.0 +8.3 21.0 +6.1 - 4/24 4/24 DUNEDOO POST OFFICE 1221 0900 -/- 090/24 22.2 17.9 77 - 50.0 co-op observer VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
065 Central Western Slopes - south
40.0 +8.4 22.0 +7.0 20 5/24 5/24 WELLINGTON (D&J RURAL) 1221 0900 - - - 090/04 24.0 21.0 83 - 50.0 regional observer VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
066 Sydney Metropolitan - east
33.0 +5.7 20.0 +3.4 - 34/24 - BANKSTOWN AIRPORT AWS 1221 0900 - - - 180/17 21.5 16.0 71 1008.80.8 - - - -
28.0 +2.9 21.0 +3.5 - 28/24 - SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 1221 0900 - - - - -/- 22.1 15.9 68 1008.50.9 - - - -
31.6 +6.0 - - - - 0.2/3 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 1221 0000 3/SW - - 190/34 22.6 20.9 90 1007.12.0 14.0 HZ/MIST
28.0 - 19.0 - - 28/24 - TERREY HILLS AWS 1221 0900 - - - - 180/09 19.8 19.6 99 - - - - -
069 South Coast
- - - - - 11/6 11/3 MORUYA AIRPORT AWS 1221 2100 - - - 220/26 15.4 14.3 93 1008.91.5 - - 3.5 -
070 Southern Tablelands-Goulburn/Monaro
33.0 +9.0 13.0 +3.3 - 7/24 7/24 TARALGA POST OFFICE 1221 0900 3/ - - 090/30 14.0 14.0 100 - 10.0 50000
073 Southwest Slopes - north
36.0 +8.6 19.0 +5.5 - - - BURRINJUCK DAM 1221 0900 - - - 050/37 19.2 13.9 71 - 25.0 co-op observer VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
39.0 +9.0 19.0 +4.6 - - - GRENFELL (MANGANESE RD) 1221 0900 -/ - 270/04 25.0 16.3 59 - 25.0 -
075 Riverina - west
40.0 +8.6 17.0 +0.6 - - - HILLSTON AIRPORT 1221 0900 - - - 180/08 20.5 13.0 62 - - 50.0 co-op observer VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
Victoria
083 Northeast - Upper
- - - - - 16/12 12/3 DINNER PLAIN (MOUNT HOTHAM AIRP 1221 2100 - - - - 140/09 5.9 5.9 100 1010.22.0 - - - -
- - - - - 16/6 11/3 MOUNT HOTHAM 1221 2100 - - - - 150/37 3.3 - - - - - - -
- - - - - 19/6 19/3 OMEO 1221 2100 - - - - 150/18 9.2 8.6 96 1010.22.4 - - - -
084 East Gippsland
- - - - - 15/6 13/3 GELANTIPY 1221 2100 - - - - 180/13 9.6 9.6 100 1009.62.6 - - - -
085 West Gippsland
25.0 - 13.0 - - 20/24 10/3 MOUNT MOORNAPA 1221 0900 - - - - 110/09 13.8 13.8 100 - - - - -
086 East Central
- - - - - - 19/3 CERBERUS 1221 1800 - - - - 170/30 16.8 12.1 74 1010.71.8 - - - -
- - - - - 27/6 8/3 CERBERUS 1221 2100 - - - - 180/13 14.2 12.2 88 1014.03.3 - - - -
21.0 -3.0 13.0 +1.6 - 2/24 0.6/3 ESSENDON AIRPORT 1221 0900 - - - 240/22 14.9 14.9 100 1010.10.5 - - - -
- - - - - - 2/3 ESSENDON AIRPORT 1221 1800 - - - 200/31 15.7 14.7 94 1010.01.6 - - 8.0 -
- - - - - 10/6 9/3 ESSENDON AIRPORT 1221 2100 - - - 130/21 14.1 12.7 91 1013.53.4 - - - -
- - - - - 8/6 8/3 FERNY CREEK 1221 2100 - - - - 130/13 11.0 11.0 100 1012.53.3 - - - -
- - - - - 14/6 12/3 MELBOURNE AIRPORT 1221 2100 2/S - - 160/21 14.1 13.0 93 1013.83.6 20.0 -
- - - - - - 12/3 MOORABBIN AIRPORT 1221 1800 - - - 180/26 16.2 14.9 92 1010.21.8 - - - -
- - - - - 20/6 9/3 MOORABBIN AIRPORT 1221 2100 - - - 150/22 14.5 11.5 82 1013.63.4 - - - -
087 West Central
- - - - - - 18/3 LAVERTON RAAF 1221 1800 - - - 180/28 16.6 15.5 93 1010.71.5 - - - -
- - - - - 19/6 0.6/3 LAVERTON RAAF 1221 2100 - - - 180/24 15.1 11.5 79 1014.33.6 - - - -
088 North Central
- - - - - - 0.4/3 WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) 1221 0600 - - - 210/21 10.6 10.6 100 1008.40.4 - - 0.0 -
20.0 - 10.0 - - 2/24 1/3 WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) 1221 0900 - - - 210/26 11.3 11.3 100 1008.70.3 - - 0.1 -
089 Western Plains
15.0 -9.2 - - - - - ARARAT PRISON 1221 1500 6/S - - 180/22 13.8 11.6 87 1011.90.4 12.0 -
16.0 -6.5 - - - 1/6 1/3 BALLARAT AERODROME 1221 1500 - - - 190/22 13.8 13.8 100 1010.20.0 - - 6.0 -
- - - - - - 8/3 BALLARAT AERODROME 1221 1800 - - - 200/30 12.5 12.5 100 1011.41.2 - - 3.5 -
Tasmania
091 North Coast
- - - - - - 9/3 CRESSY RESEARCH STATION 1221 1800 - - - - 170/04 12.7 11.9 95 - - - - -
- - - - - 15/6 6/3 CRESSY RESEARCH STATION 1221 2100 - - - - 140/09 11.4 10.8 96 - - - - -
- - - - - - 0.2/3 DEVONPORT AIRPORT 1221 1800 - - - 310/24 16.0 12.7 81 1011.20.4 - - - -
- - - - - 12/6 12/3 DEVONPORT AIRPORT 1221 2100 - - - 050/11 13.3 11.4 88 1012.41.2 - - - -
- - - - - 15/6 15/3 LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 1221 2100 - - - - 180/09 12.2 10.9 92 - - - - -
- - - - - - 12/3 LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 1221 1800 - - - 210/13 11.9 10.5 91 1011.71.9 - - 6.0 -
- - - - - 21/6 9/3 LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 1221 2100 - - - 320/04 11.1 10.0 93 1012.71.0 - - - -
092 East Coast
- - - - - 15/6 12/3 FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) 1221 2100 - - - - 210/08 10.5 8.3 86 - - - - -
Tasmania
140
- - - - - - 10/3 CANUNGRA (DEFENCE) 1221 1800 - - - - 240/08 21.6 19.7 89 - - - - -