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Friday 3 March 2000

Today's weather extremes

No reports of noteworthy weather

Highest rainfall, 24 hours to 9am

179.9 Mango Farm Daly River NT
166.0 Channel Point NT
155.0 Douglas River NT
104.0 Black Point NT

Highest & Lowest Temps

Maximum Minimum
42.4 Price SA 28.8 Hawker SA
13.5 Keogh's Pimple Hartz Mountains Tas 3.6 Charlotte Pass NSW

Greatest variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
42.4 Price SA
28.8 Hawker SA
27.4 Wyndham PO WA
7.5 Hyden WA
Other extreme readings
Kalumburu WA: 93mm in 6h to 3am, with 66mm in 3h to 3am
Fitzroy Crossing AP WA: 33mm in 3h to 3am
Channel Point NT: 88mm in 6h to 3am
Black Point NT: 63mm in 6h to 3pm
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.