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Wednesday, 27 JUN 2001

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National weather extremes for today
Data provided by the Bureau of Meteorology
Last updated at 09:35 EDST on 29/06/01

Quality control note: Data is complete, and has been visually checked by AWN for gross errors. Less obvious errors may remain. See Explanation of Extremes Pages for more information
Records set this day: none known

Todays highest rainfall totals for the 24 hours to 9am. It includes the top 5 totals received, and/or all reported falls of 50mm or more.

28.0 TOPAZ N Coast--Barron QLD
18.0 TOPAZ ALERT N Coast--Barron QLD
17.4 QUAMBY BLUFF(WILDLIFE NURSERY) N Coast TAS
16.4 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
16.0 DERWENT BRIDGE (DERWENT RIVER) Central Plateau TAS

QUEENSLAND
    N Coast--Barron
28.0 TOPAZ
18.0 TOPAZ ALERT

TASMANIA
    N Coast
17.4 QUAMBY BLUFF(WILDLIFE NURSERY)
    Central Plateau
16.0 DERWENT BRIDGE (DERWENT RIVER)
    W Coast
16.4 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE

High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less.

None reported

 

Todays highest & lowest temperatures

Maximum Minimum
33.1 OENPELLI Darwin-Daly NT
33.0 JABIRU AIRPORT Darwin-Daly NT
32.0 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
32.0 BRADSHAW Darwin-Daly NT
32.0 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
26.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
26.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands
24.0 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.6 WILLIS ISLAND Islands
23.0 MCCLUER ISLAND Darwin-Daly NT
23.0 MORNINGTON ISLAND Gulf Country QLD
23.0 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands
23.0 WARRUWI Arnhem NT
4.0 THREDBO (CRACKENBACK STATION) AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
4.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
4.2 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
4.7 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
5.0 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
5.0 LOOKOUT HILL Western Plains VIC
-11.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-8.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-7.2 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.7 MT HOTHAM AIRPORT Upper NE VIC
-6.5 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW

Todays greatest temperature variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
+5.8   26.4 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
+5.4   24.5 MORAWA POST OFFICE Central West WA
+5.4   25.1 MULLEWA Central West WA
+5.2   25.5 ENEABBA Central West WA
+5.2   22.1 HYDEN Gt Southern WA
+6.1   18.9 GEORGETOWN POST OFFICE Upper Carpentaria QLD
+6.0   23.0 MORNINGTON ISLAND Gulf Country QLD
+4.4   10.0 POLDA (GUM VIEW) W Agricultural SA
+4.3   15.0 ROCKHAMPTON AERO Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+3.5   19.0 SOUTH JOHNSTONE EXP STN N Coast--Herbert QLD
-3.8   14.9 YARRAS (MOUNT SEAVIEW) MidNorth Coast S NSW
-3.3   16.0 COFFS HARBOUR MO MidNorth Coast N NSW
-2.7   11.0 PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
-2.5   22.0 INNISFAIL N Coast--Herbert QLD
-2.4   26.0 GOVE AIRPORT Arnhem NT
-2.4   16.7 SOUTH WEST ROCKS (SMOKY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE) MidNorth Coast N NSW
-2.4   19.0 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
-8.5   -1.5 KELLERBERRIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-8.0   -1.5 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.9   3.2 KALBARRI Central West WA
-7.9   -1.8 CORRIGIN Gt Southern WA
-7.8   -2.0 HYDEN Gt Southern WA

Highest wind gusts above 89km/h or mean wind above 62km/h (gale force). Wind direction and mean windspeed shown in brackets.

CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD: 89 (130/ 70 ) at 23:28
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS: 108 (320/ 87 ) at 17:42

Other extremes

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