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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

33.3 BATCHELOR AERO N Rivers NT
33.2 PIRLANGIMPI N Rivers NT
33.1 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
33.0 OENPELLI N Rivers NT
33.0 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT

+7.2   25.2 EYRE Eucla WA
+5.8   21.0 LAKE VICTORIA STORAGE Lower Darling NSW
+5.5   24.3 BALGAIR Eucla WA
+5.3   23.3 EUCLA Eucla WA
+4.8   25.2 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+4.8   22.2 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA

24.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.0 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.9 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.1 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
23.0 LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD

+6.9   12.3 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA
+6.9   11.3 SOUTHERN CROSS Goldfields WA
+6.8   11.4 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
+6.2   12.4 MORAWA Central West WA
+6.0   12.0 BENCUBBIN Cent Wheatbelt WA

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

-1.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.1 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
1.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
1.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-4.0   19.2 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD
-3.6   24.1 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
-3.4   17.6 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
-3.4   21.7 CHARTERS TOWERS AIRPORT Central Coast W QLD
-3.2   16.2 BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON LIGHTHOUSE) North Coast NSW

-7.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-6.5 ARMIDALE (UNI NEW ENGLAND) N Tablelands W NSW
-6.3 BRIDGETOWN Lower West WA
-6.2 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-6.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

-7.3   -4.8 GULGONG POST OFFICE C Tablelands N NSW
-6.1   -5.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.9   0.3 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
-5.5   0.7 GYMPIE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-5.2   1.2 BRIGALOW RESEARCH STN Central Highlands QLD
-5.2   -1.3 CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS Hunter Valley NSW
-5.2   -2.9 MAYDENA POST OFFICE Derwent Valley TAS

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.

39.0 WILMOT (BACK ROAD) N Coast TAS
35.2 WILLOWDALE Lower West WA
31.8 KARRAGULLEN Lower West WA
31.0 PERIVALE ORCHARD Lower West WA
30.6 SERPENTINE MAIN DAM Lower West WA

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 27.3 -1.5 13.2 -0.4 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 18.4 +0.6 12.7 +4.6 18.6
ALBANY AIRPORT 14.7 -1.1 8.7 +1.2 4.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 19.0 +2.3 9.6 +4.7 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.4 +1.9 18.0 -1.3 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 19.6 0.0 0.0 -4.0 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 18.5 +3.2 8.3 +0.9 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 17.4 +4.3 9.2 +4.1 0.0
CAIRNS AERO 24.2 -1.5 18.8 +1.8 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 24.6 -0.4 11.5 -2.0 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 22.5 -0.6 6.2 -3.2 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 20.1 -1.0 0.4 -5.0 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 19.7 6.0 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 9.6 -3.9 0.2
COFFS HARBOUR MO 17.9 -0.8 8.3 +0.8 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 16.9 +0.2 6.4 -2.0 /
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 17.9 +1.7 6.6 -1.4 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 17.2 +0.5 3.2 -2.9 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 17.4 +0.4 5.0 -3.4 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 11.3 0.0 0.9 +1.1 0.2
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 15.2 +2.6 2.2 -0.5 0.0
MILDURA AIRPORT 19.2 +3.9 4.9 +0.6 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 17.0 +3.3 -0.6 -3.8 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 15.4 +2.0 5.2 -0.7 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 17.0 +3.4 4.0 -0.9 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 12.4 +2.4 5.5 +2.3 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 11.4 +0.5 0.3 -2.0 1.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 13.9 +2.3 2.2 -2.3 0.4

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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Lower West
PERTH AIRPORT
4.6mm in 13 min to 03:23 21.2mm/h
BICKLEY
8.8mm in 37 min to 04:00 14.3mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 6.0mm/h
    SW & S Coast
DWELLINGUP
19.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.3mm/h
SHANNON
4.0mm in 12 min to 15:28 20.0mm/h
COLLIE EAST
15.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 5.0mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Lower West
ROTTNEST ISLAND : 96(320/ 67 ) at 01:01
    SW & S Coast
CAPE LEEUWIN : 135(270/ 93 ) at 14:32
CAPE NATURALISTE : 102(270/ 76 ) at 14:01
ROCKY GULLY : 95(260/ 58 ) at 15:55
TASMANIA
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 87(310/ 76 ) at 22:00
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 95(270/ 56 ) at 20:35
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 78(290/ 70 ) at 23:00