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Tuesday 8 February 2000

Today's weather extremes


Highest rainfall, 24 hours to 9am

245.0 Tully Qld
216.0 Mt Sophia Gordonvale Qld
215.0 Hilltop Qld
208.0 Cairns City Qld

Highest & Lowest Temps

Maximum Minimum
47.0 Mardie WA
46.0 Gascoyne Jn WA
45.7 Nyang WA
45.4 Eneabba PO WA
32.2 Mt Dare SA
32.0 Morawa WA
31.2 Gascoyne Jn WA
16.0 Maatsuyker Is Tas 4.4 Lake St Clair Tas

Greatest variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
44.0 Carnarvon AP WA
42.3 Polda Basin SA
37.0 Latrobe Valley AP Vic
32.0 Morawa PO WA
28.0 Jervois NT
9.2 Nhill Vic
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.