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National Daily Weather Summary

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Records set or equalled today

These records are as received at 2037 EST on 10/02/2006. 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 grass minimum temperature

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040428

BRIAN PASTURES

-5.0

-4.1

29/05/2004

34

Lowest minimum temperature

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040093

GYMPIE

0.6

0.6

29/05/2004

41

Equal to record.

NSW

South Coast

069139

BEGA AWS

-2.4

-1.7

17/05/1999

11


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Summary of observations

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**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 20:49EST, 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 27.3 +3.3 16.2 +3.3 14.0 0.0 5.8 -- 516 (21.5) 41/10
PERTH AIRPORT 24.7 +3.0 13.6 +3.1 10.5 0.0 3.6 4.6 414 (17.3) 32/16
ALBANY AIRPORT 22.3 +3.4 6.8 -3.0 4.9 0.0 1.0 5.3 113 ( 4.7) 26/12
BUNBURY 22.8 +1.7 7.1 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 123 ( 5.1) 28/11
MANDURAH 21.4 -- 15.3 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 216 ( 9.0) 26/01
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.8 -0.2 19.8 -2.3 18.8 0.0 6.0 10.8 247 (10.3) 39/11
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 19.6 -3.4 3.3 -5.0 -2.1 0.0 6.2 10.5 235 ( 9.8) 41/13
WHYALLA AERO 15.0 -5.5 11.6 +2.9 -- 6.0 2.2 -- 266 (11.1) 32/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.0 -3.0 10.7 +0.5 7.7 0.6 1.4 5.2 210 ( 8.8) 26/09
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.7 -1.4 7.8 +0.5 6.0 0.6 1.0 5.5 375 (15.6) 45/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 25.2 -2.7 11.9 -2.0 6.5 0.0 8.2 10.5 399 (16.6) 34/14
CAIRNS AERO 27.1 -0.5 20.1 +0.2 18.4 0.0 5.4 4.9 411 (17.1) 37/14
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.2 +0.6 12.2 -5.4 8.9 0.0 5.4 10.5 283 (11.8) 35/16
MACKAY MO 23.0 -1.2 10.9 -6.2 -- 0.0 -- 9.2 369 (15.4) 32/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.9 -0.1 5.3 -8.9 2.8 0.0 4.0 -- 117 ( 4.9) 22/13
BUNDABERG AERO 24.1 -0.6 7.2 -7.0 -- 0.0 3.8 -- 282 (11.8) 35/13
NAMBOUR DPI 23.3 -0.4 4.9 -7.1 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 23.5 +0.4 7.8 -6.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 157 ( 6.5) 34/08
BRISBANE AERO 23.8 +0.2 6.5 -6.3 1.2 0.0 4.2 9.9 242 (10.1) 39/22
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 17.4 -2.6 3.3 -6.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 406 (16.9) 41/16
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 18.6 -1.7 4.2 -4.5 -3.3 0.0 2.9 -- 156 ( 6.5) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 19.8 -1.6 6.0 -5.7 1.8 0.0 2.4 9.9 192 ( 8.0) 26/11
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 20.1 -1.4 2.3 -8.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 19.8 -0.4 6.1 -4.0 2.5 0.0 5.2 8.5 265 (11.0) 61/09
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 21.3 +0.9 4.6 -3.7 1.7 0.0 -- -- 158 ( 6.6) 30/10
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 9.4 -4.8 4.4 -0.3 3.7 -- 2.8 8.5 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 15.6 -4.4 8.1 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 20.8 +0.8 8.6 -2.3 4.9 0.0 2.8 9.9 485 (20.2) 48/19
RICHMOND RAAF 21.8 +1.2 1.4 -6.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 103 ( 4.3) 28/19
BELLAMBI AWS 19.7 0.0 11.2 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 396 (16.5) 61/07
CANBERRA AIRPORT 13.2 -2.4 4.1 +0.9 1.6 0.0 4.0 9.1 559 (23.3) 48/11
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 12.9 -4.4 5.7 -0.2 3.9 0.0 1.0 0.5 273 (11.4) 35/12
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 13.5 -4.2 2.3 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 15.2 -3.8 8.4 +1.0 6.9 0.4 2.2 1.5 302 (12.6) 30/15
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 16.1 -1.2 7.4 +1.6 3.4 0.0 -- -- 282 (11.8) 39/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 13.9 -2.7 8.3 +3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 344 (14.3) 39/17
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.6 -2.1 10.2 +1.6 8.5 0.2 1.0 -- 191 ( 8.0) 28/08
GEELONG AIRPORT 14.9 -2.2 7.6 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 467 (19.5) 50/14
BALLARAT AERODROME 10.1 -3.5 5.7 0.0 -- 0.8 -- -- 460 (19.2) 46/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 12.9 -2.9 6.0 +0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 337 (14.0) 44/02
HOBART AIRPORT 12.6 -2.6 3.3 -3.3 1.4 5.8 2.6 4.6 655 (27.3) 65/07
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

34.9 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
34.7 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
33.7 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
33.6 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
33.6 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

+5.4 : 24.0 ALBANY Lower West WA
+5.4 : 23.5 PEMBERTON Lower West WA
+5.3 : 28.5 JURIEN BAY Lower West WA
+4.7 : 30.5 DENHAM W Gascoyne WA
+4.5 : 24.5 DONNYBROOK Lower West WA

28.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
26.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
24.9 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.8 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.8 VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL

+5.1 : 16.0 PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
+4.6 : 10.0 YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA
+3.9 : 17.2 KALBARRI Central West WA
+3.8 : 9.9 GLUEPOT RESERVE (GLUEPOT) Northeast SA
+3.7 : 8.1 MUDGEE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands N NSW
+3.7 : 16.2 LANCELIN Lower West WA

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

-1.1 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-0.4 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.0 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
0.2 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
0.6 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-8.7 : 0.0 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
-7.9 : 7.4 TUMBARUMBA POST OFFICE SW Slopes S NSW
-7.9 : 8.2 DARTMOUTH RESERVOIR Lower NE VIC
-7.6 : 1.2 CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
-7.6 : 4.4 HUNTERS HILL Lower NE VIC

-8.6 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-8.4 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-5.0 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-5.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.0 ARMIDALE (UNI NEW ENGLAND) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.0 STANTHORPE LESLIE PARADE Darling Downs E QLD

-11.6 : -3.6 OAKEY AERO Darling Downs E QLD
-11.2 : -2.0 EYRE Eucla WA
-10.6 : -8.6 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-10.5 : -5.0 STANTHORPE LESLIE PARADE Darling Downs E QLD
-10.4 : -8.4 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS 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.
42.8 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
33.4 WARRA W Coast TAS
33.0 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
32.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
31.0 LAKE MARGARET POWER STATION W Coast TAS

10.8 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.7 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.7 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.7 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.5 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.5 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
10.5 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD

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1.9 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD
1.5 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
1.0 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
0.5 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

1837 (76.5) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1779 (74.1) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1520 (63.3) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1330 (55.4) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
1241 (51.7) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
1183 (49.3) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
1115 (46.5) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
1109 (46.2) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1035 (43.1) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
1011 (42.1) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
1010 (42.1) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
928 (38.7) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
894 (37.3) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
891 (37.1) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
862 (35.9) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
842 (35.1) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
808 (33.7) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
803 (33.5) SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM N Coast TAS
799 (33.3) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
786 (32.8) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
762 (31.8) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
747 (31.1) PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
739 (30.8) WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
733 (30.5) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
733 (30.5) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
724 (30.2) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
724 (30.2) MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
722 (30.1) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
721 (30.0) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
720 (30.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
679 (28.3) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
662 (27.6) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
655 (27.3) HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
641 (26.7) MOSS VALE AWS Illawarra NSW
640 (26.7) TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
633 (26.4) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
631 (26.3) LOOKOUT HILL Western Plains VIC
617 (25.7) CENTRE ISLAND N Rivers NT
616 (25.7) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
131/07 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
131/06 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
126/04 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
115/00 CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
104/02 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
102/13 GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
102/04 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
98/04 SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM N Coast TAS
93/10 GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
93/01 LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
93/05 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
91/00 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

Downpours High AWS wind reports
High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less from AWS and synoptic reports. Storm force gusts (>89km/h) and 10-minute mean gales (>62km/h) reported by AWSs. Wind direction and mean windspeed are shown in brackets.
TASMANIA
    Southeast
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)
9.4mm in 5 min to 19:00 112.8mm/h

VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 132(240/111 ) at 07:50
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 100(253/ 72 ) at 08:20
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 117(250/ 87 ) at 01:29
    E Coast
MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) : 78(230/ 63 ) at 04:30
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 98(200/ 85 ) at 06:59
TASMAN ISLAND : 132(220/ 63 ) at 06:38
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 100(230/ 56 ) at 05:30
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 113(230/ 72 ) at 02:31
    Central Plateau
LIAWENEE : 76(230/ 65 ) at 04:17
    W Coast
STRAHAN AERODROME : 83(230/ 63 ) at 06:39
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 100(280/ 37 ) at 02:50
    Flinders Is/Bass St
FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT : 91(260/ 78 ) at 01:44
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 122(260/100 ) at 02:00