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Tuesday, 11 JUN 2002

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Notes on significant weather not yet written
Significant rainfall, strong winds, strong wind gusts and abnormally high and low temperatures for this day are given below. Descriptions of significant weather events are added here when time permits and reliable information is available. This is sometimes well after the event!

National weather extremes for today
Data provided by the Bureau of Meteorology
Last updated at 17:41 EST on 17/06/02

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.

47.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
44.8 WEEAPROINAH W Coast VIC
40.6 CRADLE VALLEY (WALDHEIM) Central Plateau TAS
37.8 QUEENSTOWN (COPPER MINES TAS) W Coast TAS
37.4 CRADLE MOUNTAIN AIRSTRIP Central Plateau TAS

VICTORIA
    W Coast
44.8 WEEAPROINAH

TASMANIA
    Central Plateau
40.6 CRADLE VALLEY (WALDHEIM)
37.4 CRADLE MOUNTAIN AIRSTRIP
    W Coast
47.0 MOUNT READ
37.8 QUEENSTOWN (COPPER MINES TAS)

High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less.


NORTHERN TERRITORY
    Victoria
VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS
10.2mm in 47 min to 09:17 13.0mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 10.2mm/h

Todays highest & lowest temperatures

Maximum Minimum
38.6 MUSGRAVE S Peninsula QLD
35.0 COEN AIRPORT AWS
34.5 PIRLANGIMPI Darwin-Daly NT
34.0 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
33.6 BATCHELOR AERO Darwin-Daly NT
28.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands
26.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.9 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.2 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
24.0 MCCLUER ISLAND Darwin-Daly NT
24.0 GOVE AIRPORT Arnhem NT
0.0 THREDBO (CRACKENBACK STATION) AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.1 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
2.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
2.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
3.0 CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
3.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-4.5 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-3.9 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-2.4 INVERELL (RAGLAN ST) N Tablelands W NSW
-1.9 TENTERFIELD (WOOD ST) N Tablelands W NSW
-1.5 COONABARABRAN (NAMOI STREET) CW Slopes N NSW

Todays greatest temperature variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
+9.0   38.6 MUSGRAVE S Peninsula QLD
+7.2   26.9 WILUNA Interior WA
+6.9   26.3 MEEKATHARRA AIRPORT Murchison WA
+6.5   27.0 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+6.4   27.0 CARNEGIE Interior WA
+8.0   8.9 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
+7.6   12.0 LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
+7.4   11.2 CONDOBOLIN AG RESEARCH STN CW Plains S NSW
+7.3   11.8 HAY (MILLER STREET) Riverina W NSW
+7.2   13.0 WHYALLA AERO W Agricultural SA
-2.0   17.5 TEXAS POST OFFICE Darling Downs E QLD
-1.8   16.0 PINDARI DAM NW Slopes N NSW
-1.8   0.0 THREDBO (CRACKENBACK STATION) AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.8   2.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.5   9.9 TUMBARUMBA POST OFFICE SW Slopes S NSW
-7.4   -1.0 JERVOIS Alice Springs NT
-6.5   11.0 LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
-4.9   5.0 CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD
-4.8   3.0 GYMPIE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

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

THREDBO (CRACKENBACK STATION) AWS Snowy Mtns NSW: 93 (320/ 74 ) at 23:14
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC: 102 (270/ 80 ) at 04:00
KINGFISH A SHIP LOG 206 W Gippsland VIC: 78 (285/ 67 ) at 06:10
CAPE GRIM B.A.P.S. N Coast TAS: 98 (270/ 72 ) at 00:00
EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS: 80 (270/ 63 ) at 11:48
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) Southeast TAS: 91 (280/ 56 ) at 14:41
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS: 137 (300/104 ) at 01:25
MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS: 117 (260/ 83 ) at 13:00

Other extremes

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