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Saturday 23 December 2000

Today's significant weather stories not yet written

Today's highest rainfall totals for the 24 hours to 9am

98.0 Highland Plains Station Camooweal Qld
95.0 Crackenback NSW
49.0 Moorabbin AP Vic
49.0 Dunns Hill Vic

High falls for other periods:

Western Australia:
33mm in 2h to 6pm
Northern Territory:
Mango Farm Daly River:
82mm in 3h to 6pm
Douglas River: 26mm in 1h to 6pm
50mm in 6h to 6pm
Brunette Downs: 34mm in 6h to 3pm
47mm in 6h to 9pm
New South Wales:
Wollongong AP:
11.6mm in 10m to 3pm


Today's highest & lowest temps

Wind (mean refers to the average windspeed over 10 minutes; gust is the highest speed recorded):


Other extremes


Records set this day

Highest daily rainfall for December (previous record and years of computerised record shown in brackets):
Thredbo Crackenback NSW:
95.0 (57.2, 16)

Maximum Minimum
41.5 Cadjebut Fitzroy Crossing WA
41.5 Gascoyne Jn WA
31.0 Kilcowera Qld
30.4 Thargomindah PO Qld
9.8 Mt Wellington Tas 2.0 Mt Baw Baw Vic

Greatest variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
38.5 Parramatta North NSW
37.9 Williamtown AP NSW
38.6 Taree Radio 2RE NSW
20.6 Tidbinbilla ACT
25.4 Parramatta North NSW
19.5 Lithgow NSW
28.4 Brunette Downs NT
9.8 Wongan Hills WA

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