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No reports of significant weather

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National weather extremes for today

Data provided by the Bureau of Meteorology

Records set this day: (none reported)

Quality control note: Data is final. It includes late-received rainfall data and has been subject to BoM quality control checks.
Data is as received at 13:38EST, 03/03/2004.

Weather observations for today
Noteworthy  Weather         Capital  Cities         Regional  Cities       Alpine  Stations
Bureau of Meteorology Rainfall Bulletins and Weather Notes

Hottest
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

43.8 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
42.8 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
42.8 NYANG STATION W Gascoyne WA
42.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
42.0 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA
42.0 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
42.0 MOUNT AUGUSTUS E Gascoyne WA

+6.8   25.0 CAPE BRUNY LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
+6.0   42.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
+5.6   26.2 DOVER Southeast TAS
+5.2   26.5 BULL BAY (LAURISTON) Southeast TAS
+5.1   39.5 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA

29.9 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
29.7 KURI BAY N Kimberley WA
29.3 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
29.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
29.0 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
29.0 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
29.0 DARWIN AIRPORT COMPARISON N Rivers NT
29.0 DUM IN MIRRIE AWS N Rivers NT
29.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL

+5.6   17.5 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
+5.5   21.8 QUIRINDI POST OFFICE NW Slopes S NSW
+5.5   17.2 ORFORD POST OFFICE E Coast TAS
+5.3   15.5 LAUNCESTON AIRPORT N Coast TAS
+5.0   25.5 COLLARENEBRI (ALBERT ST) Upper Darling NSW
+5.0   17.5 NERRIGA COMPOSITE South Coast NSW

Coldest
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

7.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
9.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
10.6 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
10.7 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
11.2 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-12.9   20.0 BALRANALD RSL Southwest Plains NSW
-12.3   19.8 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
-12.1   23.0 WALGETT AIRPORT AWS NW Plains W NSW
-12.0   19.5 KERANG (POST OFFICE) Lower North VIC
-11.9   18.7 YONGALA Upper North SA
-11.9   20.6 DENILIQUIN (WILKINSON ST) Riverina E NSW

1.7 HEYWOOD FORESTRY W Coast VIC
3.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
4.1 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
4.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
5.0 TIDBINBILLA NATURE RESERVE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
5.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-9.5   1.7 HEYWOOD FORESTRY W Coast VIC
-8.3   13.5 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
-8.0   15.5 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
-8.0   13.0 ANDAMOOKA NW Pastoral SA
-7.8   14.9 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA

Wettest Major City Extremes
Todays highest rainfall totals for the 24 hours to 9am. It includes the top 5 totals nationally followed by all reported falls of 50mm or more.

123.0 PENOLA DOWNS STATION Gulf Country QLD
98.2 STRATHMAY STATION N Peninsula QLD
95.0 PICCANINNY PLAINS STATION N Peninsula QLD
93.0 WYORA Northwest QLD
82.2 REDBANK MINE N Rivers NT

NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
82.2 REDBANK MINE
67.2 UPPER FERGUSSON RIVER
63.0 LEADERS CREEK
60.0 LARRIMAH
55.0 BULLO RIVER
51.0 LAKEFIELD
50.0 POINT STUART
    N Plateau
69.8 MITTIEBAH
54.0 ALEXANDRIA
53.2 BRUNETTE DOWNS

QUEENSLAND
    N Peninsula
98.2 STRATHMAY STATION
95.0 PICCANINNY PLAINS STATION
80.8 MERLUNA
69.4 DIXIE
57.4 WEIPA EASTERN AVE
    S Peninsula
82.0 GAMBOOLA STATION
70.0 PALMERVILLE
    Gulf Country
123.0 PENOLA DOWNS STATION
80.0 LAWN HILL GORGE NPWS
67.0 KAMILAROI STATION
65.0 MIM RIFLE CREEK
    Upper Carpentaria
74.4 BURLINGTON
66.2 YARAMULLA STATION
60.0 CHILLAGOE ATHERTON STREET
50.4 SOLWAY DOWNS STATION
    N Coast--Barron
76.8 SHIPTONS FLAT
    Northwest
93.0 WYORA
75.0 WOODSTOCK STATION
57.0 TREPELL AIRPORT

NEW SOUTH WALES
    CW Plains N
55.8 NARROMINE (ALAGALAH ST)
    Riverina W
61.0 GROONGAL (TOGANMAIN)
56.4 CARRATHOOL MOTORS

VICTORIA
    Mallee N
57.6 MANANGATANG
    Lower NE
67.2 WHITFIELD (KING RIVER @ CHESHUNT)
67.2 LIMA EAST (CHARNWOOD)
63.2 MYRHEE (HANDCOCKS)
62.0 HOLLAND CK @ WRIGHTLEY
59.8 MYRRHEE (CRYERS)
59.4 CREIGHTONS CREEK (BARONGA)
59.2 GOORAM (MORELLA)
59.0 TOLMIE (MOUNT TABLETOP REPEATER)
57.0 STRATHBOGIE NORTH
56.0 EUROA (BOONAH)
54.8 KELVIN VIEW (WATERHOUSE RESERVOIR)
54.8 TERIP TERIP
53.4 SWANPOOL (TIREE)
52.8 GOORAM (HILLSIDE)
52.0 EUROA
    Upper NE
73.8 WHITLANDS (BURDER'S LANE)
63.0 ARCHERTON
50.4 JAMIESON
    N Central
52.0 HIGHLANDS (GLENTANNAR)

TASMANIA
    N Coast
63.6 DIDDLEUM (SOWTERS ROAD)
57.6 MOUNT BARROW (SOUTH BARROW)
57.2 WOODLEA NURSERY
54.6 SOUTH SPRINGFIELD
    Central Plateau
50.2 BREONA (LOWER HAULAGE ROAD)

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 35.6 +2.2 29.3 +3.0 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 33.9 +2.4 11.6 -5.3 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 26.2 +1.3 8.1 -5.5 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 31.1 -2.5 14.7 -3.5 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 30.7 -1.1 29.0 +4.2 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 31.2 -5.0 15.2 -6.1 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 19.2 -9.7 12.0 -4.9 9.4
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 16.2 -8.9 11.3 +0.3 6.0
CAIRNS AERO 28.3 -3.1 24.5 +0.9 1.2
TOWNSVILLE AERO 32.7 +1.4 26.4 +2.2 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 34.5 +2.6 19.4 -2.6 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 31.4 +0.3 15.0 -4.6 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 28.0 16.7 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 26.4 11.3 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 26.4 -0.4 17.6 -1.8 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 25.0 -0.6 20.0 +0.9 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 22.7 -3.1 20.5 +1.9 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 21.2 -6.8 20.5 +3.0 0.2
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 24.0 -1.6 18.7 +0.8 4.4
CANBERRA AIRPORT 22.0 -5.8 16.4 +3.4 5.2
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 25.0 -6.4 16.6 +0.5 7.0
MILDURA AIRPORT 19.8 -12.3 12.6 -3.9 0.2
EAST SALE AIRPORT 24.8 -0.5 14.9 +2.2 0.6
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 20.6 -5.2 14.3 +0.1 5.4
LAVERTON RAAF 23.0 -2.6 13.0 -0.6 5.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 18.0 -6.9 10.0 -0.8 9.8
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 19.1 -4.1 15.5 +5.3 24.4
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 25.7 +4.1 15.5 +3.7 1.2

Downpours Gales& Gusts
High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less. Highest wind gusts above 89km/h or mean wind above 62km/h (gale force). Wind direction and mean windspeed shown in brackets.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Goldfields
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT
22.6mm in 30 min to 10:00 45.2mm/h
22.6mm in 1 hr to 10:00 22.6mm/h
22.6mm in 1 hr to 10:30 22.6mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT COMPARISON
20.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.7mm/h
MIDDLE POINT AWS
23.8mm in 1 hr 11 min to 17:00 20.1mm/h
29.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 9.7mm/h
    Arnhem
MANINGRIDA
51.0mm in 9 hr to 18:00 5.7mm/h
WARRUWI
11.0mm in 1 hr to 12:00 11.0mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.7mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 13:00 13.0mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 7.3mm/h
    Roper-McArthur
NGUKURR
17.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 5.7mm/h
LARRIMAH
60.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 20.0mm/h
    Darwin-Daly
DARWIN AIRPORT
12.0mm in 1 hr to 17:30 12.0mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.3mm/h
PIRLANGIMPI
21.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.0mm/h
JABIRU AIRPORT
20.0mm in 1 hr 9 min to 14:00 17.4mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 15:00 10.2mm/h
39.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 13.0mm/h
16.6mm in 1 hr to 16:00 16.6mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 7.0mm/h
POINT STUART AWS
16.0mm in 3 hr to 16:00 5.3mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 17:00 5.3mm/h
BATCHELOR AERO
17.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.7mm/h
18.0mm in 50 min to 15:50 21.6mm/h
18.2mm in 1 hr to 16:00 18.2mm/h
MCCLUER ISLAND
46.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 15.3mm/h
40.0mm in 51 min to 15:27 47.1mm/h
DUM IN MIRRIE
30.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 10.0mm/h
    Barkly
BRUNETTE DOWNS
53.0mm in 9 hr to 06:00 5.9mm/h
QUEENSLAND
    N Peninsula
WEIPA AERO
21.6mm in 30 min to 20:00 43.2mm/h
21.6mm in 1 hr to 20:00 21.6mm/h
24.8mm in 30 min to 20:30 49.6mm/h
46.4mm in 1 hr to 20:30 46.4mm/h
COEN AIRPORT AWS
13.2mm in 1 hr to 14:00 13.2mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.0mm/h
    S Peninsula
PALMERVILLE
16.2mm in 1 hr to 04:00 16.2mm/h
26.2mm in 1 hr to 05:00 26.2mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 06:00 11.8mm/h
54.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 18.0mm/h
    N Coast--Barron
COOKTOWN AIRPORT
17.2mm in 1 hr to 12:00 17.2mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.7mm/h
MAREEBA AIRPORT AWS
15.4mm in 1 hr to 23:00 15.4mm/h
    Northwest
CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP
18.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 6.0mm/h
CANNINGTON MINE
55.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 18.3mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
    CW Plains S
CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT
13.8mm in 9 min to 02:20 92.0mm/h
14.0mm in 1 hr to 02:30 14.0mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 7.0mm/h
    CW Plains N
TRANGIE RESEARCH STATION AWS
16.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.3mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 06:30 10.2mm/h
    MidNorth Coast N
KEMPSEY AIRPORT AWS
19.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 6.3mm/h
    C Tablelands S
ORANGE AIRPORT COMPARISON
15.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 5.0mm/h
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS
19.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 6.3mm/h
    CW Slopes S
PARKES (MACARTHUR STREET)
16.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.3mm/h
PARKES AIRPORT AWS
12.8mm in 1 hr to 06:30 12.8mm/h
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS
15.4mm in 30 min to 08:00 30.8mm/h
19.0mm in 1 hr to 08:00 19.0mm/h
30.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 10.0mm/h
COWRA AIRPORT
19.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 6.3mm/h
VICTORIA
    Upper North
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG
24.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 8.0mm/h
ISLANDS
    Islands
CAPE FOURCROY
8.4mm in 46 min to 13:46 11.0mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
    South Coast
MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 80( 40/ 63 ) at 11:00
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO (CRACKENBACK STATION) AWS : 100(320/ 72 ) at 01:30
VICTORIA
    Upper NE
MT HOTHAM : 96(350/ 69 ) at 00:06
ISLANDS
    Islands
NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR : 122(140/ 56 ) at 14:16