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Sunday, 22 SEP 2002

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National weather extremes for today
Data provided by the Bureau of Meteorology
Last updated at 18:23 EST on 25/09/02

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.

12.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
6.0 JIMNA FORESTRY Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
6.0 KENILWORTH TOWNSHIP Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
5.4 LAKE MARGARET POWER STATION W Coast TAS
5.0 JIMNA TM Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

QUEENSLAND
    Brisbane/SE Coast
6.0 JIMNA FORESTRY
6.0 KENILWORTH TOWNSHIP
5.0 JIMNA TM

TASMANIA
    W Coast
12.0 MOUNT READ
5.4 LAKE MARGARET POWER STATION

High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less.


WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    SW & S Coast
BUSSELTON AERO
16.2mm in 22 min to 02:22 44.2mm/h

Todays highest & lowest temperatures

Maximum Minimum
40.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
39.0 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
39.0 KIMBERLEY RES.STATION E Kimberley WA
39.0 BRADSHAW Darwin-Daly NT
38.5 WAVE HILL Victoria NT
38.5 TIMBER CREEK Victoria NT
27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands
25.2 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
25.0 MCCLUER ISLAND Darwin-Daly NT
23.2 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.0 DUM IN MIRRIE Darwin-Daly NT
23.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.0 HOLMES REEF Islands
23.0 FLINDERS REEF Islands
3.9 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
4.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
5.3 HARTZ MOUNTAIN(KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
6.0 THREDBO (CRACKENBACK STATION) AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
6.9 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-1.2 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-0.9 BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-0.9 GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-0.5 BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast NSW

Todays greatest temperature variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
+10.5   31.1 HAY (MILLER STREET) Riverina W NSW
+10.5   30.0 GRIFFITH AIRPORT AWS Riverina W NSW
+9.8   32.2 IVANHOE POST OFFICE Southwest Plains NSW
+9.6   37.0 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+9.5   30.0 HILLSTON AIRPORT Riverina W NSW
+6.8   10.2 TIDBINBILLA NATURE RESERVE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
+6.4   13.5 IVANHOE POST OFFICE Southwest Plains NSW
+5.9   18.7 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
+5.8   12.4 HAY (MILLER STREET) Riverina W NSW
+5.5   12.0 LAVERTON RAAF W Central VIC
-5.3   28.4 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
-5.3   14.0 CLEVE W Agricultural SA
-5.0   14.8 KIMBA W Agricultural SA
-4.9   16.4 GAWLER RANGES (NONNING) NW Pastoral SA
-4.7   17.0 KYANCUTTA W Agricultural SA
-8.3   12.5 TIMBER CREEK Victoria NT
-6.2   11.0 DALY WATERS AWS Roper-McArthur NT
-5.7   8.7 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
-5.4   13.0 VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS Victoria NT
-5.2   10.9 GEORGETOWN POST OFFICE Upper Carpentaria QLD

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

CAPE LEEUWIN SW & S Coast WA : 87 (260/ 76 ) at 17:26
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS: 109 (300/ 85 ) at 15:39
MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS: 100 (250/ 70 ) at 10:52

Other extremes

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