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National Daily Weather Summary

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Records set or equalled today

These records are as received at 2200 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 maximum temperature

WA

Lower West

009240

BICKLEY

9.0

9.0

12/06/2005

12

9.0

12/06/2005

12

Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

WA

Cent Wheatbelt

010058

GOOMALLING

10.5

10.8

08/06/1993

28

WA

Gt Southern

010515

BEVERLEY

11.6

11.7

08/06/1993

35

Highest wind gust (km/h)

WA

W Pilbara

005008

MARDIE

81

76.0

20/06/1995

24


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Data is as received at 20:55EST, 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 17.9 -3.0 10.1 -0.9 8.3 7.8 6.2 -- 452 (18.8) 55/13
PERTH AIRPORT 12.5 -6.4 11.8 +2.8 8.5 0.4 2.2 0.2 409 (17.0) 41/09
ALBANY AIRPORT 14.6 -2.0 7.3 -0.8 5.2 0.0 0.4 0.8 251 (10.5) 32/16
BUNBURY 13.1 -5.3 10.6 +2.5 -- 1.4 -- -- 313 (13.0) 31/15
MANDURAH 13.8 -- 12.1 -- -- 3.6 -- -- 528 (22.0) 59/19
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.5 +0.9 22.9 +3.0 22.3 0.0 4.4 9.7 187 ( 7.8) 32/17
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 21.9 +2.1 2.0 -3.1 -1.2 0.0 3.6 9.5 161 ( 6.7) 37/17
WHYALLA AERO 18.3 +1.0 7.8 +1.7 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 363 (15.1) 30/12
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 15.8 -0.3 9.2 +1.1 7.0 8.0 2.0 3.4 406 (16.9) 34/09
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 12.8 -1.0 6.1 +0.3 4.6 17.6 2.4 2.2 378 (15.8) 46/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 22.3 -2.6 12.0 +2.0 9.4 7.8 2.0 10.1 226 ( 9.4) 30/10
CAIRNS AERO 26.6 +0.6 19.4 +1.6 16.8 0.0 3.8 2.3 180 ( 7.5) 26/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.9 +2.3 20.4 +5.8 18.5 0.0 5.2 9.1 306 (12.8) 35/16
MACKAY MO 22.3 +0.4 17.7 +3.7 -- 7.0 -- 3.4 190 ( 7.9) 54/03
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 22.2 -1.3 15.4 +4.5 15.4 6.6 2.8 -- 237 ( 9.9) 28/11
BUNDABERG AERO 21.0 -1.6 13.2 +1.6 -- 3.6 1.8 -- 346 (14.4) 34/10
NAMBOUR DPI 21.2 -0.4 12.3 +3.0 -- 4.0 0.8 -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 20.2 -0.9 12.9 +1.4 -- 1.2 -- -- 231 ( 9.6) 35/04
BRISBANE AERO 21.2 -0.1 10.6 +0.1 8.8 1.8 0.6 9.2 315 (13.1) 39/10
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 14.5 -2.5 5.9 -1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 485 (20.2) 46/13
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 16.5 -0.3 5.4 -0.7 -0.4 0.0 3.0 -- 193 ( 8.0) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 18.8 -0.6 3.7 -5.4 -1.0 0.0 2.0 9.6 189 ( 7.9) 30/07
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 18.7 -0.8 2.2 -5.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 18.1 +0.5 4.4 -3.5 -0.2 0.0 4.0 8.7 450 (18.8) 65/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 18.5 +0.6 4.4 -2.1 2.2 0.0 -- -- 126 ( 5.3) 34/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 8.5 -2.0 3.0 +0.4 2.0 -- 1.0 3.1 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 15.8 -0.6 5.8 +1.2 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 19.9 +2.3 9.7 +1.2 5.4 0.0 4.0 8.8 405 (16.9) 54/15
RICHMOND RAAF 18.7 +0.7 3.2 -1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 211 ( 8.8) 54/15
BELLAMBI AWS 18.8 +1.1 9.9 -1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 277 (11.5) 61/23
CANBERRA AIRPORT 10.8 -1.4 4.0 +3.0 3.2 0.0 2.4 0.5 491 (20.5) 45/12
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 12.1 -1.7 6.1 +2.4 4.5 4.0 2.8 3.1 244 (10.2) 41/12
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 12.3 -1.9 6.9 +3.0 -- 12.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.0 0.0 7.3 +2.1 4.3 0.0 2.4 6.7 395 (16.5) 39/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 13.4 -0.6 5.5 +1.8 3.9 8.2 1.8 -- 343 (14.3) 39/15
BENDIGO AIRPORT 12.4 -0.8 5.3 +1.7 -- 5.0 -- -- 338 (14.1) 45/14
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 13.6 -0.4 7.7 +0.8 5.5 1.8 0.2 -- 189 ( 7.9) 32/03
GEELONG AIRPORT 13.6 -1.0 6.4 +0.1 -- 4.6 -- -- 420 (17.5) 63/10
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.5 -1.3 2.2 -1.8 -- 3.8 -- -- 542 (22.6) 54/12
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 11.5 -1.6 4.5 +1.6 -- 13.2 -- -- 76 ( 3.2) 18/15
HOBART AIRPORT 13.8 +0.9 3.8 -0.8 0.2 0.0 0.6 6.8 276 (11.5) 24/12
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

34.2 TIMBER CREEK N Rivers NT
34.1 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
34.0 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT
33.9 BULMAN AWS N Rivers NT
33.8 BATCHELOR AERO N Rivers NT

+4.9 : 32.2 HALLS CREEK AIRPORT E Kimberley WA
+4.4 : 31.0 LAJAMANU N Rivers NT
+4.0 : 32.5 ELLIOTT N Plateau NT
+3.9 : 25.5 WOOLSHED Central Coast E QLD
+3.8 : 32.0 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT
+3.8 : 34.2 TIMBER CREEK N Rivers NT

28.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
26.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
25.8 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.9 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.0 WILLIS ISLAND COMPARISON Islands ISL
24.0 FLINDERS REEF Islands ISL

+8.1 : 18.0 LAJAMANU N Rivers NT
+7.1 : 18.6 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT
+7.0 : 19.8 MCARTHUR RIVER MINE N Rivers NT
+6.5 : 17.1 COLLINSVILLE POST OFFICE Central Coast E QLD
+6.5 : 15.6 MOUNT ELIZABETH N Kimberley WA

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

-2.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.0 MOUNT GININI Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-1.8 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-1.1 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-0.1 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-7.9 : 10.5 GOOMALLING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.2 : 12.1 PERTH METRO Lower West WA
-7.0 : 16.2 TOM PRICE W Pilbara WA
-7.0 : 9.0 BICKLEY Lower West WA
-7.0 : 11.4 CUNDERDIN AIRFIELD Cent Wheatbelt WA

-4.2 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-4.0 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-3.8 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.5 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-3.4 ARMIDALE (UNI NEW ENGLAND) N Tablelands W NSW

-7.9 : -1.0 CARNEGIE Interior WA
-6.6 : 8.1 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA
-6.1 : 8.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
-5.9 : -3.5 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.9 : 1.0 ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) Illawarra NSW
-5.9 : 0.6 NEWMAN AERO E Gascoyne WA
-5.9 : 0.4 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA

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.
66.4 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
50.0 BLADENSBURG Northwest QLD
46.6 AVIEMORE Central Highlands QLD
46.2 KENILWORTH Warrego QLD
45.0 TARANA CROSSING Central Highlands QLD

QUEENSLAND
Central Highlands
46.6 AVIEMORE
45.0 TARANA CROSSING
Northwest
50.0 BLADENSBURG
Warrego
46.2 KENILWORTH

ISLANDS
Islands
66.4 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO

10.1 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
9.9 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
9.7 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
9.6 COFFS HARBOUR MO MidNorth Coast N NSW
9.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
9.5 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD

.....

0.8 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
0.8 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
0.5 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
0.4 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
0.2 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
0.0 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS

1233 (51.4) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1100 (45.8) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
914 (38.1) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
846 (35.3) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
808 (33.7) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
719 (30.0) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
683 (28.5) RHYLL E Central VIC
682 (28.4) CAPE BORDA AWS Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
677 (28.2) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
675 (28.1) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
667 (27.8) CAPE JAFFA (CURLEY HILLS) Lower SE SA
663 (27.6) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
660 (27.5) KILMORE GAP N Central VIC
658 (27.4) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
640 (26.7) MOUNT CRAWFORD FIRE TOWER Adelaide/Lofty SA
630 (26.3) DUNNS HILL E Central VIC
615 (25.6) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
603 (25.1) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
602 (25.1) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
93/12 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
85/07 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
85/18 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
81/06 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
81/08 CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC

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
    W Pilbara
ONSLOW AIRPORT
5.6mm in 33 min to 06:33 10.2mm/h
    W Gascoyne
SHARK BAY AIRPORT
8.0mm in 9 min to 02:00 53.3mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 02:00 11.8mm/h
1.6mm in 1 min to 02:01 96.0mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 03:00 12.4mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 8.3mm/h
    Central West
NORTH ISLAND
11.4mm in 44 min to 03:44 15.5mm/h
15.4mm in 1 hr to 04:00 15.4mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 7.7mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 85(330/ 69 ) at 07:34
VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 82(260/ 69 ) at 11:18
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 72(291/ 63 ) at 19:00
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 87(270/ 69 ) at 14:37
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 89(290/ 69 ) at 12:00