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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

Records set this day: (none known)

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

32.1 KURI BAY N Kimberley WA
32.1 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
32.0 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
31.9 NORMANTON AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
31.6 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA

+5.2   17.1 HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) Southeast TAS
+5.0   27.5 KALBARRI Central West WA
+4.6   17.5 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
+4.5   27.2 DENHAM W Gascoyne WA
+4.5   18.5 CRANBOURNE BOTANIC GARDENS E Central VIC

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.2 DARWIN AIRPORT COMPARISON N Rivers NT
25.1 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.1 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
25.0 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL

+8.2   20.8 MCARTHUR RIVER MINE N Rivers NT
+8.0   20.3 WOLLOGORANG N Rivers NT
+7.4   22.5 KALUMBURU MISSION N Kimberley WA
+7.3   8.4 FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) E Coast TAS
+7.1   21.0 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT

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

1.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
1.3 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
3.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
3.4 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
4.4 OBERON (JENOLAN CAVES ROAD) C Tablelands S NSW

-9.9   19.5 VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS N Rivers NT
-9.1   21.4 TIMBER CREEK N Rivers NT
-8.5   20.0 ELLIOTT N Plateau NT
-7.5   23.2 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
-7.1   23.5 KIMBERLEY RES.STATION E Kimberley WA

-11.6 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-8.5 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-8.4 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-6.9 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.6 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-11.0   -8.5 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-9.1   -1.5 UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND GATTON Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-9.0   -6.0 STANTHORPE (GRANITE BELT HRS) Darling Downs E QLD
-8.8   -0.9 CASINO AIRPORT North Coast NSW
-8.3   -8.4 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S 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.

42.2 MOUNT WELLINGTON (THE SPRINGS) Southeast TAS
42.0 GELLIBRAND RIVER FORESTRY W Coast VIC
38.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
38.0 HOBART (STRICKLAND RESERVE) Southeast TAS
37.8 LAKE ECHO POWER STATION Central Plateau TAS

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 28.9 -0.3 14.1 -1.2 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 20.0 +1.2 8.0 -1.0 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 17.1 +0.5 5.1 -3.1 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 16.2 -1.3 3.7 -2.4 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 30.6 0.0 23.5 +3.5 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 15.3 -4.5 3.5 -1.6 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 14.7 -1.3 6.3 -1.9 2.2
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.4 +0.6 5.7 0.0 3.2
CAIRNS AERO 24.7 -1.2 21.0 +3.3 0.8
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.2 +0.7 14.6 +0.1 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 24.7 +1.3 8.1 -2.7 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 20.1 -1.4 -1.2 -8.2 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 19.8 5.3 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 10.3 -3.6 0.2
COFFS HARBOUR MO 16.6 -2.7 2.4 -6.7 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 19.0 +1.6 7.0 -2.6 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 18.3 +1.4 8.5 -0.7 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 17.5 +0.2 3.0 -4.4 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 17.0 -0.6 10.5 +1.0 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 13.6 +1.4 -1.9 -2.8 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 12.3 -1.4 5.8 +2.1 0.6
MILDURA AIRPORT 15.7 -0.2 4.5 -0.7 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 13.4 -0.8 6.4 +2.2 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.9 +0.9 9.8 +3.0 1.6
LAVERTON RAAF 16.0 +1.9 7.0 +1.2 0.8
BALLARAT AERODROME 10.9 +0.2 3.0 -1.0 2.6
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 14.3 +2.9 4.9 +2.1 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 17.1 +5.2 10.5 +5.3 0.0

Downpours Gales & Gusts
High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less. Highest wind gusts above 89km/h (storm force) or mean wind above 62km/h (gale force). Wind direction and mean windspeed shown in brackets.
None reported

VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 89(260/ 76 ) at 18:32
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 80(262/ 69 ) at 19:30
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM B.A.P.S. : 76(240/ 63 ) at 17:00
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 109(300/ 87 ) at 07:50
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 130(240/104 ) at 07:30
TASMAN ISLAND : 95(240/ 52 ) at 17:00
HARTZ MOUNTAIN(KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 91(250/ 56 ) at 06:00
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 83(250/ 63 ) at 18:55
    Flinders Is/Bass St
FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT : 78(240/ 65 ) at 18:02