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Records set or equalled today

These records are as received at 2049 EST on 10/02/2006. Help in interpreting these statistics and information on quality control is here.

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if equalled or broken
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Lowest minimum temperature

NSW

Sydney--west

067105

RICHMOND RAAF

-1.4

-1.2

30/05/2004

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Data is as received at 20:50EST, 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 15.7 +2.8 15.5 0.0 4.4 -- 340 (14.2) --
PERTH AIRPORT 20.3 -1.4 13.6 +3.1 10.0 0.0 4.4 0.8 397 (16.5) 50/10
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.5 -0.4 13.9 +4.1 13.3 0.0 1.6 0.9 380 (15.8) 32/15
BUNBURY 20.3 -0.8 14.4 +4.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 228 ( 9.5) 35/13
MANDURAH 19.5 -- 15.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 244 (10.2) 34/10
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.6 -0.4 18.6 -3.5 17.0 0.0 7.6 11.1 295 (12.3) 39/11
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 20.3 -2.7 1.1 -7.2 -4.4 0.0 3.8 10.5 319 (13.3) 35/13
WHYALLA AERO 17.6 -2.9 4.4 -4.3 -- 0.0 1.6 -- -- 50/01
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.8 -2.2 7.7 -2.5 2.4 0.0 1.2 0.9 90 ( 3.8) 24/15
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 12.5 -3.6 8.9 +1.6 7.6 1.8 0.8 0.1 337 (14.0) 34/02
MOUNT ISA AERO 26.6 -1.3 8.4 -5.5 4.2 0.0 6.4 10.5 326 (13.6) 39/10
CAIRNS AERO 26.5 -1.1 21.4 +1.5 20.0 0.0 6.8 3.2 560 (23.3) 45/02
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.9 +0.3 17.3 -0.3 14.1 0.0 5.8 7.3 377 (15.7) 41/13
MACKAY MO 22.5 -1.7 17.5 +0.4 -- 1.8 -- 7.3 678 (28.3) 50/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 24.5 -1.5 16.6 +2.4 14.0 0.0 5.6 -- 331 (13.8) 37/14
BUNDABERG AERO 23.2 -1.5 15.9 +1.7 -- 1.2 3.6 -- 408 (17.0) 34/09
NAMBOUR DPI 25.9 +2.2 8.6 -3.4 -- 0.0 4.4 -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 24.6 +1.5 9.2 -5.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 248 (10.3) 39/23
BRISBANE AERO 23.0 -0.6 9.3 -3.5 6.2 0.0 2.6 9.7 279 (11.6) 26/16
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 21.8 +1.8 9.2 -0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 237 ( 9.9) 35/15
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 22.1 +1.8 3.9 -4.8 -3.8 0.0 2.6 -- 84 ( 3.5) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.3 +0.9 7.4 -4.3 2.2 0.0 2.2 9.6 644 (26.8) 48/18
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.5 +1.0 6.9 -3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.0 -0.2 4.0 -6.1 0.5 0.0 1.0 8.4 255 (10.6) 50/09
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 19.8 -0.6 2.1 -6.2 -0.1 0.2 -- -- 29 ( 1.2) 24/15
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 11.0 -3.2 3.5 -1.2 -3.5 -- 1.6 8.5 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 17.4 -2.6 -0.8 -7.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 18.4 -1.6 6.9 -4.0 2.7 0.0 1.8 9.6 226 ( 9.4) 55/19
RICHMOND RAAF 20.5 -0.1 -1.4 -9.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- 30/16
BELLAMBI AWS 19.0 -0.7 10.8 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 238 ( 9.9) 57/16
CANBERRA AIRPORT 15.9 +0.3 -2.6 -5.8 -5.2 0.0 1.4 9.0 172 ( 7.2) 18/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 17.1 -0.2 1.4 -4.5 -2.4 0.0 1.6 7.1 172 ( 7.2) 34/11
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 17.2 -0.5 0.1 -5.5 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 19.0 0.0 3.5 -3.9 0.2 0.0 2.0 4.2 183 ( 7.6) 28/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 14.8 -2.5 4.3 -1.5 2.4 0.0 2.4 -- 237 ( 9.9) 52/05
BENDIGO AIRPORT 14.0 -2.6 3.9 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 150 ( 6.3) 37/09
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.1 -2.6 11.1 +2.5 8.7 0.0 0.4 -- 156 ( 6.5) 28/04
GEELONG AIRPORT 14.1 -3.0 8.6 +0.9 -- 0.4 -- -- 428 (17.8) 41/13
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.8 -3.8 7.1 +1.4 -- 0.8 -- -- 401 (16.7) 43/05
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 14.8 -1.0 3.9 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 187 ( 7.8) 34/03
HOBART AIRPORT 13.2 -2.0 8.0 +1.4 4.8 3.4 2.2 5.6 466 (19.4) 39/01
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

32.5 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
32.3 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
32.2 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
31.6 PALMERVILLE S Peninsula QLD
31.6 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
31.6 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
31.6 OENPELLI N Rivers NT

+4.4 : 23.4 TABULAM (MUIRNE) N Tablelands E NSW
+4.1 : 27.0 GRAFTON RESEARCH STN North Coast NSW
+4.0 : 25.2 YARRAS (MOUNT SEAVIEW) MidNorth Coast S NSW
+3.7 : 27.7 AMBERLEY AMO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+3.5 : 20.4 DORRIGO (OLD CORAMBA RD) MidNorth Coast N NSW

28.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.6 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
25.2 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.8 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
24.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA

+5.6 : 12.5 JARRAHWOOD Lower West WA
+5.4 : 16.3 PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
+5.0 : 15.7 ALBANY Lower West WA
+4.9 : 14.4 BUNBURY Lower West WA
+4.9 : 13.1 DONNYBROOK Lower West WA

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

2.0 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
2.2 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
2.6 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
3.9 LOOKOUT HILL Western Plains VIC
4.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
4.6 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS

-6.7 : 16.5 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
-5.9 : 8.4 COMBIENBAR AWS E Gippsland VIC
-5.9 : 3.9 LOOKOUT HILL Western Plains VIC
-5.8 : 7.2 GELANTIPY E Gippsland VIC
-5.6 : 9.1 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-6.8 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-5.4 YOUNG AIRPORT SW Slopes N NSW
-5.0 COWRA AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes S NSW
-4.6 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.6 ARMIDALE (UNI NEW ENGLAND) N Tablelands W NSW

-10.7 : -1.5 EYRE Eucla WA
-9.3 : -1.4 RICHMOND RAAF Sydney--west NSW
-9.2 : -4.5 GLEN INNES AG RESEARCH STN N Tablelands W NSW
-9.1 : -2.4 PINDARI DAM NW Slopes N NSW
-9.1 : -1.9 CAMDEN AIRPORT AWS Illawarra 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.
40.2 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
30.0 STRATHGORDON (GORDON POWER STATION) W Coast TAS
28.4 NATIONAL PARK (FORESTRY) Derwent Valley TAS
24.0 FLYING FISH POINT N Coast--Herbert QLD
23.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

11.1 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.9 GOVE 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

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0.8 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
0.4 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
0.3 BUNDOORA (LATROBE UNIVERSITY) E Central VIC
0.1 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
0.1 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC

1607 (67.0) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1393 (58.0) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1291 (53.8) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1207 (50.3) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1086 (45.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
1069 (44.5) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
1052 (43.8) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
1031 (43.0) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
991 (41.3) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
944 (39.3) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
933 (38.9) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
891 (37.1) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
862 (35.9) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
837 (34.9) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
807 (33.6) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
805 (33.5) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
774 (32.3) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
774 (32.3) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
772 (32.2) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
746 (31.1) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
745 (31.0) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
712 (29.7) MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
681 (28.4) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
678 (28.3) MACKAY M.O Central Coast E QLD
676 (28.2) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
674 (28.1) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
659 (27.5) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
653 (27.2) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
651 (27.1) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
644 (26.8) COFFS HARBOUR MO MidNorth Coast N NSW
639 (26.6) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
633 (26.4) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
631 (26.3) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
626 (26.1) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
624 (26.0) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
622 (25.9) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
622 (25.9) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
608 (25.3) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
120/02 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
106/02 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
102/02 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
100/07 GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
98/00 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
94/02 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
93/22 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Lower West
ESPERANCE
60.8mm in 30 min to 18:00 121.6mm/h
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    NE Pastoral
OODNADATTA AIRPORT
110.4mm in 3 hr to 18:30 36.8mm/h
TASMANIA
    W Coast
MOUNT READ
16.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.3mm/h

QUEENSLAND
    N Coast--Barron
GREEN ISLAND : 70(150/ 63 ) at 20:30
NEW SOUTH WALES
    South Coast
MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 80(160/ 69 ) at 09:35
VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 117(240/ 95 ) at 02:06
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 87(241/ 74 ) at 04:40
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 91(230/ 70 ) at 01:31
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 76(300/ 67 ) at 19:00
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 98(230/ 56 ) at 00:17
TASMAN ISLAND : 102(220/ 39 ) at 02:55
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 91(260/ 70 ) at 23:30
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 106(240/ 87 ) at 03:00