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Thursday 27 January 2000

Today's weather extremes


Highest rainfall, 24 hours to 9am

160.2 Blueberry Cottage Grey Tas
127.8 Berrimah Research Farm NT
119.0 Viola Station Julia Creek Qld
113.0 Carlindi Port Hedland WA

Other heavy falls in southern NT, NSW, Vic and Tas:
104.0 Bryntirion Tootal Vic
94.2 Mirrigundi Coonabarabran
87.0 The Rock PO NSW
85.6 Glengarry Mangoplah NSW
80.6 Glencoe Falmouth Tas
80.0 Westmount Coonabarabran NSW
78.4 Alice Springs East Side NT
75.2 Tichular Wollar NSW
74.0 Kilto Adelong NSW
72.2 St Helens PO Tas
72.0 Avondale The Rock NSW
71.4 Bonnie Banks Eastville Vic

Highest & Lowest Temps

Maximum Minimum
39.5 Elliott NT 28.2 Gascoyne Jn WA
28.2 Centre Is NT
8.0 Crackenback NSW 4.2 Lookout Hill Vic

Greatest variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
37.1 Geraldton WA
34.3 Lancelin WA
25.3 Kalbarri WA
23.4 Alice Springs AP NT
25.1 Curtin Springs NT
27.3 Jervois NT
16.0 Warburton AF WA
Other extreme readings
Records set this day

  • Times stated are the clock time in force in the relevant state or territory

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  • Australian Weather News gratefully acknowledges the Bureau of Meteorology as the collector and main source of meteorological data in Australia, along with the thousands of observers who record the weather and rainfall daily. I also thank Don White and the many contributors to the Aussie Weather mailing list who routinely provide much appreciated information.