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Friday 31 March 2000

Today's weather extremes


Highest rainfall, 24 hours to 9am

78.4 Hazelmere Cooktown Qld
67.0 Cairns AP Qld
55.0 Low Isles Qld
47.0 Cairns City Qld

Highest & Lowest Temps

Maximum Minimum
38.8 Urandangie Qld 28.9 Black Point NT
8.7 Mt Wellington Tas 2.2 Charlotte Pass NSW

Greatest variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
29.0 Narooma NSW
15.0 Wynyard AP Tas
11.0 Tarraleah Tas
23.0 Giles MO WA
7.8 Eyre WA
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.