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Sunday 6 February 2000

Today's weather extremes


Highest rainfall, 24 hours to 9am

212.0 Peter Faust Dam Proserpine River Qld
202.6 Hecate Proserpine Qld
186.8 Exelby Upper Stone Qld
167.0 Dalrymple Heights Qld
162.0 Proserpine AP Qld

Highest & Lowest Temps

Maximum Minimum
43.2 Birdsville Qld 29.7 Gascoyne Jn WA
12.6 Mt Wellington Tas 0.4 Liawenee Tas

Greatest variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
35.9 Bombala PO NSW
28.0 Geraldton WA
25.3 Collinsville Qld
3.0 Launceston AP Tas
Other extreme readings
Records set this day

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

  • Stories, including those in the archives, are as new and corrected information becomes available, with updates underlined

  • 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.