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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:
004020 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON 34.1 (33.9, 46)

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

35.2 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
35.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
34.8 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
34.3 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
34.1 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA

+7.3   34.1 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA
+7.3   27.7 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+7.3   26.5 WILUNA Interior WA
+7.2   28.5 CARNEGIE Interior WA
+7.0   31.1 WITTENOOM W Pilbara WA

25.8 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.1 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.7 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
23.2 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.2 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

+8.8   14.5 DONNYBROOK Lower West WA
+8.5   14.0 DWELLINGUP Lower West WA
+8.2   12.6 BRIDGETOWN COMPARISON Lower West WA
+8.0   13.0 JARRAHWOOD Lower West WA
+7.7   12.4 BROOKTON Cent Wheatbelt WA

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

2.4 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
3.9 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
4.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
4.1 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
4.5 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-3.1   15.0 BREWARRINA HOSPITAL Upper Darling NSW
-2.9   9.3 MARYBOROUGH N Central VIC
-2.8   9.7 BENDIGO AIRPORT Upper North VIC
-2.7   11.3 KERANG (POST OFFICE) Lower North VIC
-2.1   16.6 WANAARING POST OFFICE Upper Darling NSW

-9.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.0 BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.4 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW

-7.2   -1.1 EYRE Eucla WA
-3.9   -0.7 EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
-3.6   1.3 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
-3.4   -3.2 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
-3.2   -0.5 NOOJEE (SLIVAR) W Gippsland VIC

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.

48.4 ROELANDS VILLAGE Lower West WA
40.0 WYNDARRA Lower West WA
39.4 MUNDARING Lower West WA
38.6 CHAPMAN HILL Lower West WA
37.0 LAKE LESCHENAULTIA Lower West WA

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 33.7 +4.9 15.2 +1.6 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 21.0 +3.2 13.8 +5.7 27.4
ALBANY AIRPORT 17.6 +1.8 10.5 +3.0 0.2
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 20.0 +3.3 7.1 +2.2 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.4 +1.9 19.9 +0.6 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 23.9 +4.3 3.1 -0.9 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 17.8 +2.5 8.6 +1.2 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 15.4 +2.3 7.5 +2.4 0.0
CAIRNS AERO 25.8 +0.1 19.8 +2.8 2.4
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.7 +2.7 15.4 +1.9 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.1 +2.0 13.8 +4.4 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 21.5 +0.4 7.2 +1.8 15.8
BRISBANE AERO 21.6 11.2 11.4
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 13.1 1.7 1.4
COFFS HARBOUR MO 19.4 +0.7 8.9 +1.4 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 18.2 +1.5 11.0 +2.6 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 18.9 +2.7 11.4 +3.4 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 18.4 +1.7 8.4 +2.3 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 18.1 +1.1 8.3 -0.1 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 13.8 +2.5 3.0 +3.2 0.2
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 14.9 +2.3 3.1 +0.4 0.2
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.9 +1.6 4.6 +0.3 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 13.8 +0.1 -0.7 -3.9 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 13.8 +0.4 8.0 +2.1 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 14.3 +0.7 5.0 +0.1 0.4
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.5 -0.5 3.6 +0.4 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 10.7 -0.2 1.0 -1.3 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 12.1 +0.5 6.3 +1.8 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Lower West
KARNET
38.0mm in 6 hr to 15:00 6.3mm/h
SWANBOURNE
9.6mm in 20 min to 15:00 28.8mm/h
13.4mm in 1 hr to 15:00 13.4mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.3mm/h
BICKLEY
18.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.0mm/h
    SW & S Coast
DWELLINGUP
10.6mm in 1 hr to 14:00 10.6mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 6.0mm/h
ESPERANCE AERO
7.6mm in 12 min to 19:00 38.0mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 19:30 10.8mm/h
ROCKY GULLY
6.6mm in 38 min to 11:44 10.4mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.7mm/h
    Gt Southern
JACUP
6.4mm in 16 min to 15:13 24.0mm/h
QUEENSLAND
    Brisbane/SE Coast
NAMBOUR DPI
16.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.3mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Central West
NORTH ISLAND : 74(230/ 63 ) at 17:41
    Lower West
PERTH AIRPORT : 65(320/454 ) at 13:27
ROTTNEST ISLAND : 108(310/ 63 ) at 13:43
OCEAN REEF : 91(320/ 69 ) at 13:57
SWANBOURNE : 85(250/ 72 ) at 16:17
    SW & S Coast
CAPE LEEUWIN : 98(270/ 85 ) at 13:35
CAPE NATURALISTE : 87(270/ 65 ) at 14:00
HOPETOUN NORTH : 91(260/ 45 ) at 23:27
    Goldfields
CHEADANUP : 82(260/ 63 ) at 21:33