Wednesday 09 JUL 2003

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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 (previous record and years of computerised record shown in brackets):
Highest daily maximum temperature for July:
Western Australia:
004032 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT 34.4 (33.9, 55)

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

35.4 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
34.9 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
34.8 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA
34.4 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA
34.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

+7.8   27.0 WILUNA Interior WA
+7.4   28.5 THREE RIVERS E Gascoyne WA
+7.3   34.4 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA
+7.0   33.8 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA
+6.7   24.7 EYRE Eucla WA

24.8 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
23.5 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.4 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.3 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA

+8.5   14.7 SPRINGSURE DAME ST Central Highlands QLD
+7.9   12.0 COLLARENEBRI (ALBERT ST) Upper Darling NSW
+7.5   11.0 WALGETT AIRPORT AWS NW Plains W NSW
+7.2   13.9 CLERMONT POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD
+7.1   11.5 BRIDGETOWN COMPARISON Lower West WA

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

2.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
2.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
3.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
3.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
4.0 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-4.5   9.5 KERANG (POST OFFICE) Lower North VIC
-4.3   14.0 WALGETT AIRPORT AWS NW Plains W NSW
-4.0   8.2 FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) E Coast TAS
-3.9   10.0 TOCUMWAL AIRPORT Riverina E NSW
-3.7   9.4 LONGERENONG Wimmera S VIC
-3.7   9.7 ECHUCA AERODROME Lower North VIC

-19.2 CLARE HIGH SCHOOL Lower North SA
-8.9 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-7.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.7 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.8 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-6.5   -4.0 GULGONG POST OFFICE C Tablelands N NSW
-5.0   1.0 KADINA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
-4.1   1.5 CARNEGIE Interior WA
-4.1   0.8 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
-4.0   -3.8 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast 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.

112.8 KOOMBOOLOOMBA DAM N Coast--Barron QLD
33.1 EERWAH VALE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
29.6 BARMEDMAN POST OFFICE SW Slopes N NSW
26.2 DAYDREAM ISLAND RESORT Central Coast E QLD
23.2 YAMBACOONA King Island TAS

QUEENSLAND
    N Coast--Barron
112.8 KOOMBOOLOOMBA DAM
    Central Coast E
26.2 DAYDREAM ISLAND RESORT
    Brisbane/SE Coast
33.1 EERWAH VALE

NEW SOUTH WALES
    SW Slopes N
29.6 BARMEDMAN POST OFFICE

TASMANIA
    King Island
23.2 YAMBACOONA

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 33.5 +4.7 18.4 +4.8 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 17.3 -0.5 12.9 +4.8 9.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 17.4 +1.6 11.7 +4.2 1.8
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 21.2 +4.5 8.1 +3.2 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.9 +1.4 19.4 +0.1 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 20.4 +0.8 4.8 +0.8 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 15.1 -0.2 5.3 -2.1 1.8
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 12.5 -0.6 4.9 -0.2 0.2
CAIRNS AERO 26.4 +0.7 19.6 +2.6 6.2
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.0 +3.0 16.7 +3.2 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.3 +2.2 15.9 +6.5 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 23.9 +2.8 6.3 +0.9 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 22.5 9.6 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 10.3 4.7 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 19.6 +0.9 10.7 +3.2 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 17.1 +0.4 12.1 +3.7 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 19.2 +3.0 10.3 +2.3 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 17.3 +0.6 7.8 +1.7 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 16.6 -0.4 9.9 +1.5 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 14.4 +3.1 2.5 +2.7 1.6
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 16.4 +3.8 3.2 +0.5 1.4
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.1 +0.8 4.4 +0.1 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 16.0 +2.3 2.0 -1.2 0.2
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 17.4 +4.0 6.1 +0.2 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 15.0 +1.4 4.0 -0.9 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.8 +1.8 1.5 -1.7 0.4
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 10.5 -0.4 -1.4 -3.7 0.2
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 11.4 -0.2 5.2 +0.7 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.
QUEENSLAND
    Brisbane/SE Coast
AMBERLEY AMO
10.2mm in 1 hr to 20:00 10.2mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.3mm/h
NAMBOUR DPI
14.6mm in 1 hr to 23:00 14.6mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    SW & S Coast
CAPE LEEUWIN : 78(300/ 63 ) at 23:00
TASMANIA
    Southeast
HARTZ MOUNTAIN(KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 80(250/ 67 ) at 00:00