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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

44.3 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA
44.2 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA
44.0 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
44.0 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
43.1 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA

+11.0   40.0 LANCELIN Lower West WA
+10.4   35.6 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
+7.9   44.2 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA
+7.9   38.3 MEDINA RESEARCH CENTRE Lower West WA
+7.0   43.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

30.3 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
29.1 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
29.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
28.5 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA
28.5 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA

+6.1   25.0 MORAWA Central West WA
+5.8   24.2 CARNAMAH Central West WA
+4.6   26.4 COLLINSVILLE POST OFFICE Central Coast E QLD
+4.6   30.3 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
+4.5   26.0 CLERMONT POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD

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

7.8 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
11.4 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
12.6 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
13.5 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
13.6 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
13.6 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS

-6.8   12.6 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
-5.7   27.4 KALBARRI Central West WA
-5.5   17.0 MAYDENA POST OFFICE Derwent Valley TAS
-5.3   24.5 KEITH Mallee/Upper SE SA
-5.2   23.3 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA

2.6 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
3.3 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
3.7 MT HOTHAM AIRPORT Upper NE VIC
4.6 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
5.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-9.1   12.2 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
-7.6   14.0 TERRITORY GRAPE FARM N Plateau NT
-7.4   9.5 KELLERBERRIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.0   12.7 WILCANNIA (REID ST) Far Northwest NSW
-7.0   13.0 WALGETT AIRPORT AWS NW Plains W NSW

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.

82.0 BOWEN PUMP STATION ALERT Central Coast E QLD
78.0 TAROME Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
70.4 ATHERTON SHIRE COUNCIL N Coast--Barron QLD
69.2 SOUTHWELL STATION N Peninsula QLD
64.0 PETFORD N Coast--Barron QLD

NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
50.5 SEVEN SPIRIT BAY

QUEENSLAND
    N Peninsula
69.2 SOUTHWELL STATION
    S Peninsula
58.0 PINNACLE
    Gulf Country
53.2 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT
    N Coast--Barron
70.4 ATHERTON SHIRE COUNCIL
64.0 PETFORD
57.0 MAREEBA AIRPORT
53.0 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION
52.0 WALKAMIN DPI
    Central Coast E
82.0 BOWEN PUMP STATION ALERT
50.0 BOWEN AIRPORT
    Brisbane/SE Coast
78.0 TAROME
56.2 RHONDA

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 34.8 +1.4 29.1 +2.8 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 38.4 +6.9 18.6 +1.7 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 25.2 +0.3 15.3 +1.7 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 34.8 +1.2 18.1 -0.1 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.3 -0.5 25.5 +0.7 5.2
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 34.1 -2.1 12.2 -9.1 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 24.2 -4.7 13.5 -3.4 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 20.5 -4.6 11.5 +0.5 1.4
CAIRNS AERO 31.5 +0.1 25.0 +1.4 0.4
TOWNSVILLE AERO 34.1 +2.8 27.4 +3.2 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 34.3 +2.4 24.1 +2.1 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 28.9 21.7 0.6
AMBERLEY AMO 30.4 -0.7 21.5 +1.9 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 24.9 9.6 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 26.6 -0.2 19.9 +0.5 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 23.0 -2.6 19.0 -0.1 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 26.3 +0.5 19.6 +1.0 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 27.2 -0.8 16.8 -0.7 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 25.0 -0.6 17.7 -0.2 2.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 28.3 +0.5 13.2 +0.2 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 31.7 +0.3 10.5 -5.6 0.0
MILDURA AIRPORT 29.5 -2.6 14.4 -2.1 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 24.6 -0.7 12.1 -0.6 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 22.7 -3.1 14.6 +0.4 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 21.0 -4.6 11.0 -2.6 0.2
BALLARAT AERODROME 22.0 -2.9 8.0 -2.8 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 22.2 -1.0 11.5 +1.3 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 22.6 +1.0 14.7 +2.9 0.0

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
    N Kimberley
TROUGHTON ISLAND
13.8mm in 1 hr to 17:00 13.8mm/h
KALUMBURU
24.0mm in 1 hr 4 min to 16:00 22.5mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.0mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    Arnhem
MANINGRIDA
46.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 15.3mm/h
ELCHO ISLAND
42.0mm in 6 hr to 21:00 7.0mm/h
NARAWILLI
58.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 19.3mm/h
    Darwin-Daly
BLACK POINT
39.0mm in 6 hr to 15:00 6.5mm/h
POINT STUART AWS
20.0mm in 3 hr to 19:00 6.7mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 20:00 6.7mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 6.7mm/h
QUEENSLAND
    N Peninsula
WEIPA AERO
11.6mm in 30 min to 16:30 23.2mm/h
14.0mm in 1 hr to 17:00 14.0mm/h
26.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.7mm/h
    S Peninsula
PALMERVILLE
5.4mm in 16 min to 18:00 20.2mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 18:00 10.2mm/h
MUSGRAVE
37.0mm in 6 hr to 15:00 6.2mm/h
    Gulf Country
KOWANYAMA AIRPORT
14.0mm in 44 min to 13:44 19.1mm/h
12.6mm in 1 hr to 15:00 12.6mm/h
53.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 17.7mm/h
    Central Coast E
BOWEN AIRPORT
48.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 16.0mm/h
ISLANDS
    Islands
CAPE WESSEL
16.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.3mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 14:00 7.7mm/h

TASMANIA
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 87(320/ 69 ) at 23:58