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Sunday, 23 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 22:36 EST on 26/06/02

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.

33.6 CRADLE VALLEY (WALDHEIM) Central Plateau TAS
33.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
27.3 QUEENSTOWN (COPPER MINES TAS) W Coast TAS
26.8 LAKE MARGARET POWER STATION W Coast TAS
20.4 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

TASMANIA
    Central Plateau
33.6 CRADLE VALLEY (WALDHEIM)
    W Coast
33.0 MOUNT READ
27.3 QUEENSTOWN (COPPER MINES TAS)
26.8 LAKE MARGARET POWER STATION
20.4 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE

High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less.

None reported

Todays highest & lowest temperatures

Maximum Minimum
32.1 OENPELLI Darwin-Daly NT
31.3 BLACK POINT Darwin-Daly NT
31.2 KALUMBURU MISSION N Kimberley WA
31.2 ELCHO ISLAND Arnhem NT
31.0 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
31.0 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
31.0 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
31.0 JABIRU AIRPORT Darwin-Daly NT
31.0 DUM IN MIRRIE Darwin-Daly NT
31.0 NARAWILLI Arnhem NT
31.0 KINTORE (WULUNGURRU) Alice Springs NT
31.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands
31.0 COEN AIRPORT AWS
27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands
24.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.5 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.0 MCCLUER ISLAND Darwin-Daly NT
23.0 GOVE AIRPORT Arnhem NT
0.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
2.0 THREDBO (CRACKENBACK STATION) AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
2.1 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
3.1 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-7.5 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-7.3 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-6.2 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.1 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW

Todays greatest temperature variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
+8.2   26.0 BALLADONIA Eucla WA
+5.3   25.0 WILUNA Interior WA
+5.0   24.2 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
+4.8   23.6 LEONORA Goldfields WA
+4.7   27.9 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
+4.7   28.2 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
+6.8   9.0 BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS
+6.3   8.5 GEEVESTON(FORESTRY CEMETERY RD) Southeast TAS
+6.2   8.5 GROVE RESEARCH STATION Southeast TAS
+5.7   10.2 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
+5.4   5.5 TARRALEAH CHALET Derwent Valley TAS
-3.4   13.5 BROOKTON Gt Southern WA
-3.3   10.0 MANGALORE AIRPORT N Central VIC
-3.0   14.8 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
-2.9   28.0 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
-2.9   0.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-8.2   -5.7 TENTERFIELD (WOOD ST) N Tablelands W NSW
-7.7   -2.4 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT Alice Springs NT
-7.6   2.2 PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
-7.4   -7.5 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-7.3   2.9 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD

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

GREEN ISLAND N Coast--Barron QLD: 69 (160/ 63 ) at 12:00
CAPE GRIM B.A.P.S. N Coast TAS: 82 (280/ 65 ) at 22:00
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS: 124 (320/ 98 ) at 21:22
HARTZ MOUNTAIN(KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS: 135 (290/ 72 ) at 22:00
LIAWENEE AWS Central Plateau TAS: 89 (290/ 63 ) at 23:22

Other extremes

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