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National Daily Weather Summary

Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
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Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

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Prs Ext Rec Not War Rdr Cht Rfl Rec


Records set or equalled today

These records are as received at 1952 EST on 09/02/2006. Help in interpreting these statistics and information on quality control is here.

District Site Today Previous monthly record Previous all time record
if equalled or broken
Comments
Reading Reading Date Years Reading Date Years
Lowest minimum temperature

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040764

GOLD COAST SEAWAY

13.6

15.9

19/03/2005

11

Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Upper Darling

048079

WANAARING POST OFFICE

8.5

9.3

29/03/1995

14

NSW

NW Slopes S

055325

TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS

5.0

6.0

25/03/2005

11

Previous record set earlier this month.


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Actual temperatures
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Summary of observations

For notes on how to interpret the data and quality control issues, see Daily Weather Summary Help.
**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 20:27EST, 14/05/2012.

Major centres
Max
° C
+/- norm
° C
Min
° C
+/- norm
° C
Grass Min
° C
Rain to 9am mm Evaporation to 9am mm Sunshine hours Wind Run to 9am km (24-hour average km/h) Maximum Gust km/h / hour of occurrence
GERALDTON AIRPORT 34.2 +3.3 22.0 +4.1 21.2 0.0 5.8 -- 359 (15.0) 34/15
PERTH AIRPORT 30.6 +1.0 21.7 +5.9 20.1 1.2 2.8 0.9 338 (14.1) 41/21
ALBANY AIRPORT 23.6 -0.5 16.4 +3.0 15.9 0.2 1.0 2.8 376 (15.7) 37/12
BUNBURY 29.2 +1.7 16.7 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 277 (11.5) 28/10
MANDURAH 27.6 -- 20.5 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 270 (11.3) 30/21
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.6 +1.7 24.0 -0.5 24.1 2.4 6.2 10.9 211 ( 8.8) 22/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 31.5 -1.2 10.4 -7.1 5.2 0.0 11.8 11.6 308 (12.8) 37/15
WHYALLA AERO 26.4 -0.9 10.0 -5.3 -- 0.0 5.8 -- 207 ( 8.6) 32/16
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 26.2 -0.1 9.9 -5.3 5.3 0.0 3.2 10.6 127 ( 5.3) 24/15
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 21.6 -1.5 4.7 -5.8 2.0 0.0 2.8 4.7 184 ( 7.7) 30/22
MOUNT ISA AERO 35.8 +1.5 18.7 -3.1 13.6 0.0 11.6 11.3 374 (15.6) 32/12
CAIRNS AERO 34.0 +3.5 23.7 +0.7 21.5 0.0 6.8 11.1 198 ( 8.3) 34/15
TOWNSVILLE AERO 33.8 +3.1 25.7 +2.8 24.0 0.0 8.0 9.7 297 (12.4) 35/23
MACKAY M.O 29.9 +1.3 26.0 +3.8 -- 0.0 -- 10.0 289 (12.0) 41/08
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 30.7 +0.2 19.6 -1.2 20.8 10.0 8.0 -- 363 (15.1) 30/04
BUNDABERG AERO 28.6 -0.5 17.7 -2.2 -- 0.0 4.4 -- 473 (19.7) 34/09
NAMBOUR DPI 26.7 -1.2 14.9 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 26.2 -1.0 15.4 -4.2 -- 8.8 -- -- 387 (16.1) 44/15
BRISBANE AERO 26.3 -1.7 13.1 -6.2 11.0 0.0 5.8 10.9 419 (17.5) 34/15
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 25.8 -0.6 11.6 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 583 (24.3) 39/00
GUNNEDAH SCS 26.6 -2.5 8.4 -8.2 0.9 0.0 7.0 -- 302 (12.6) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 23.7 -2.2 13.6 -4.5 8.9 2.2 5.0 10.9 581 (24.2) 35/09
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 23.5 -2.8 11.1 -5.6 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 24.5 -1.7 13.2 -3.1 13.3 6.2 4.6 9.8 373 (15.5) 28/11
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 25.9 -0.1 10.6 -4.7 10.6 2.0 -- -- -- 24/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 20.8 -2.0 3.6 -7.0 1.1 0.0 4.8 9.1 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 26.3 -2.8 9.1 -5.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 26.6 +1.4 12.4 -5.0 10.1 1.0 3.6 10.1 504 (21.0) 34/16
RICHMOND RAAF 26.1 -0.8 8.6 -6.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 203 ( 8.5) 21/15
BELLAMBI AWS 24.8 +0.9 13.1 -4.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 385 (16.0) 31/08
CANBERRA AIRPORT 23.6 -0.9 6.4 -4.3 3.0 0.0 4.6 9.1 212 ( 8.8) 41/13
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 26.6 -1.1 6.7 -6.7 4.3 0.0 4.8 11.0 214 ( 8.9) 30/15
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 24.9 -3.0 6.3 -6.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 28.0 -0.3 7.2 -6.6 4.9 0.0 4.0 10.8 143 ( 6.0) 26/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 24.5 -1.8 3.6 -8.1 9.1 0.0 -- -- -- 28/20
BENDIGO AIRPORT 25.4 -0.6 4.0 -7.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- 35/23
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 23.6 -0.3 9.1 -4.1 6.3 0.0 2.2 -- -- 15/10
GEELONG AIRPORT 23.2 0.0 5.7 -6.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 219 ( 9.1) 35/12
BALLARAT AERODROME 22.1 -0.1 3.9 -6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- 34/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 21.6 -0.9 5.9 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 232 ( 9.7) 43/14
HOBART AIRPORT 19.0 -1.7 6.4 -4.3 9.5 1.0 2.6 7.2 366 (15.3) 55/15
Max
° C
+/- norm
° C
Min
° C
+/- norm
° C
Grass Min
° C
Rain to 9am mm Evaporation to 9am mm Sunshine hours Wind Run to 9am km Maximum Gust km/h / hour of occurrence
Hottest
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

41.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
40.8 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
40.7 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
40.7 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA
40.2 TELFER AERO Interior WA

+10.0 : 39.5 BALGAIR Eucla WA
+9.2 : 38.3 FORREST Eucla WA
+8.3 : 40.0 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
+8.3 : 35.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+7.8 : 37.9 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA

30.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
28.3 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
28.2 ONSLOW W Pilbara WA
28.0 HOLMES REEF Islands ISL
28.0 FLINDERS REEF Islands ISL
28.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA

+8.2 : 27.3 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
+6.8 : 24.7 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
+6.7 : 23.0 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
+6.0 : 21.8 PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
+6.0 : 22.5 JURIEN BAY Lower West WA
+6.0 : 21.0 GINGIN AERO Lower West WA

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

7.5 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
9.3 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
9.5 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
10.7 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
11.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-5.1 : 9.3 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
-4.4 : 13.7 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
-4.2 : 21.7 ONGERUP Cent Wheatbelt WA
-4.1 : 14.6 LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
-3.9 : 18.0 HUNTERS HILL Lower NE VIC
-3.9 : 13.3 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

-1.6 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
0.0 MELTON MOWBRAY (NORTH STOCKMAN) Southeast TAS
0.0 MAYDENA POST OFFICE Derwent Valley TAS
0.3 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
0.6 STRATHBOGIE Lower NE VIC

-9.4 : 3.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-9.3 : 5.0 TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS NW Slopes S NSW
-9.2 : 7.5 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
-9.2 : 9.5 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
-9.1 : 1.1 ARMIDALE (UNI NEW ENGLAND) N Tablelands W NSW

Wettest
Sunniest & dullest
Windiest
Highest gusts
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.
Highest and lowest recordings of hours of sunshine for the 24 hours to midnight.
Highest wind run totals in kilometres for the 24 hours to 9am (average speed in brackets). All reported runs > =25km/h are shown.
Highest wind gusts in km/h for the 24 hours to midnight followed by the hour in which it occurred. All stations with gusts > 89km/h are shown.
55.6 MCMINNS LAGOON N Rivers NT
53.2 HUMPTY DOO COLLARD ROAD N Rivers NT
48.0 PINELANDS N Rivers NT
40.4 ANNANVALE Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
36.0 BAUPLE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
55.6 MCMINNS LAGOON
53.2 HUMPTY DOO COLLARD ROAD
48.0 PINELANDS

QUEENSLAND
Wide Bay/Burnett
40.4 ANNANVALE
Brisbane/SE Coast
36.0 BAUPLE

11.6 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.6 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.5 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
11.5 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
11.3 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
11.3 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
11.3 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA

.....

2.8 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
1.6 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
1.4 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
0.9 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

1118 (46.6) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
850 (35.4) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
840 (35.0) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
803 (33.5) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
727 (30.3) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
726 (30.3) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
680 (28.3) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
636 (26.5) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
612 (25.5) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
612 (25.5) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
96/07 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
91/17 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
87/02 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
81/18 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
76/13 NEWMAN AERO E Gascoyne WA
76/03 CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS

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
4.0mm in 6 min to 21:40 40.0mm/h
SWANBOURNE
11.0mm in 1 hr to 21:00 11.0mm/h
14.8mm in 1 hr to 21:30 14.8mm/h
PERTH METRO
10.6mm in 30 min to 21:30 21.2mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 21:30 12.0mm/h
BICKLEY
6.0mm in 11 min to 22:00 32.7mm/h
ISLANDS
    Islands
POINT FAWCETT
15.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.0mm/h

TASMANIA
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 82(310/ 69 ) at 09:00
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 95(250/ 80 ) at 08:30
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 87(250/ 70 ) at 02:19