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Monday 6 March 2000

Today's weather extremes


Highest rainfall, 24 hours to 9am

281.0 Mandora WA
161.0 Shelamar Broome WA
155.2 Bidyadanga Broome WA
119.0 Yarrie Port Hedland WA

Highest & Lowest Temps

Maximum Minimum
41.0 Carnarvon AP WA
41.0 Kalbarri WA
29.6 Nyang WA
29.5 Onslow WA
29.5 Gascoyne Jn WA
6.3 Mt Wellington Tas -0.4 Mt Wellington Tas

Greatest variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
41.0 Carnarvon AP WA
27.0 Geraldton WA
23.6 Wittenoom WA
26.0 Pannawonica WA
26.4 Mardie WA
17.1 Kuri Bay WA
Other extreme readings
Katoomba NSW: 91.4mm in 48h to 9am, mostly in one storm yesterday afternoon
Records set this day

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