Wednesday 02 JUN 2004

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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 rainfall for June
Northern Territory
014015 DARWIN AIRPORT 48.8 (29.7, 63)
015635 YULARA AERO 42.4 (38.0, 5)
South Australia
016007 COOBER PEDY 41.6 (40.6, 73)
016085 MARLA POLICE STATION 34.0 (25.9, 19)
017110 LEIGH CREEK AIRPORT 29.8 (26.8, 9)

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 22:17EST, 27/10/2004.

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

34.0 BULMAN AWS N Rivers NT
33.4 MCARTHUR RIVER MINE N Rivers NT
33.3 KALUMBURU MISSION N Kimberley WA
33.0 DALY WATERS AWS N Rivers NT
32.9 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA

+8.4   32.7 URANDANGIE Northwest QLD
+8.1   31.4 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
+6.9   28.5 WINDORAH POST OFFICE Channel Country QLD
+6.6   28.7 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+6.4   26.0 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+6.4   24.1 NORAH HEAD LIGHTHOUSE Hunter Valley NSW

26.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.6 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.0 WARRUWI N Rivers NT
25.0 MILINGIMBI AWS N Rivers NT
25.0 FLINDERS REEF Islands ISL

+11.2   17.6 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+9.8   23.0 LARRIMAH N Rivers NT
+9.8   21.4 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT
+9.4   14.9 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
+9.2   19.0 RICHMOND POST OFFICE Upper Carpentaria QLD

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

0.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.4 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
1.5 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
2.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
2.1 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-4.9   16.0 CARNEGIE Interior WA
-4.9   14.6 MARREE NE Pastoral SA
-4.8   10.0 TOCUMWAL AIRPORT Riverina E NSW
-4.7   15.2 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
-4.5   11.6 BALRANALD RSL Southwest Plains NSW
-4.5   13.2 CAMDEN AIRPORT AWS Illawarra NSW

-6.1 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.0 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-3.2 ARMIDALE (UNI NEW ENGLAND) N Tablelands W NSW
-2.5 WANDERING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-2.3 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC

-8.1   1.6 PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
-7.5   -1.0 DWELLINGUP Lower West WA
-7.5   -0.8 NARROGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-6.9   4.0 LANCELIN Lower West WA
-6.5   0.9 KARNET Lower West WA

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.

94.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
64.4 ULURU RANGERS N Plateau NT
55.0 LEADERS CREEK N Rivers NT
55.0 BELLENDEN KER TOP STN N Coast--Barron QLD
54.2 BERRIMAH SIL N Rivers NT

NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
94.6 MCCLUER ISLAND
55.0 LEADERS CREEK
54.2 BERRIMAH SIL
54.2 KARAMA
    N Plateau
64.4 ULURU RANGERS

QUEENSLAND
    N Coast--Barron
55.0 BELLENDEN KER TOP STN

NEW SOUTH WALES
    CW Slopes S
50.0 CARGO (COOLAMATONG)

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 28.7 -0.5 19.3 +4.0 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 18.3 -0.5 2.8 -6.2 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 15.1 -1.5 7.8 -0.4 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 15.7 -1.8 1.9 -4.2 0.6
DARWIN AIRPORT 27.3 -3.3 23.2 +3.2 46.8
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 21.8 +2.0 14.0 +8.9 0.2
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 14.4 -1.6 10.9 +2.7 5.2
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 13.3 -0.5 9.7 +4.0 5.2
CAIRNS AERO 27.1 +1.2 21.7 +4.0 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.6 +3.1 17.6 +3.1 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.2 +1.8 16.7 +5.9 2.0
AMBERLEY AMO 24.5 +3.0 5.8 -1.2 0.6
BRISBANE AERO 24.6 10.9 0.4
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 17.1 2.5 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 23.7 +4.4 11.4 +2.3 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 19.4 +2.0 9.4 -0.2 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 20.5 +3.6 9.4 +0.2 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 19.4 +2.1 6.8 -0.6 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 17.7 +0.1 8.3 -1.2 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 15.6 +3.4 4.8 +3.9 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 11.9 -1.8 7.2 +3.5 0.0
MILDURA AIRPORT 12.0 -3.9 8.7 +3.5 4.4
EAST SALE AIRPORT 13.2 -1.0 9.2 +5.0 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 12.9 -1.1 10.0 +3.2 0.8
LAVERTON RAAF 13.2 -0.9 9.4 +3.6 1.6
BALLARAT AERODROME 8.0 -2.7 6.4 +2.4 2.6
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 12.3 +0.9 3.8 +1.0 0.2
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 14.5 +2.6 4.9 -0.3 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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT
21.2mm in 30 min to 07:30 42.4mm/h
22.2mm in 1 hr to 07:30 22.2mm/h
14.4mm in 30 min to 08:00 28.8mm/h
35.6mm in 1 hr to 08:00 35.6mm/h
19.4mm in 1 hr to 08:30 19.4mm/h
46.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 15.3mm/h
DARWIN AIRPORT COMPARISON
37.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 12.3mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 113(320/ 89 ) at 10:00
TASMANIA
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 96(310/ 78 ) at 20:23
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 96(260/ 67 ) at 21:30
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 95(280/ 46 ) at 20:10
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 80(300/ 67 ) at 12:30