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National Daily Weather Summary

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Prs Ext Rec Not War Rdr Cht Rfl Rec


Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 2245 EST on 23/06/2006. 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
Highest minimum temperature

NT

Victoria

014829

LAJAMANU

21.0

21.0

07/07/2005

11

Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

NT

Alice Springs

015643

TERRITORY GRAPE FARM

16.0

15.0

07/07/2005

13

Previous record set earlier this month.

SA

Lower SE

026095

CAPE JAFFA (CURLEY HILLS)

12.3

12.3

05/07/1998

12

Equal to record.

VIC

W Central

087113

AVALON AIRPORT

10.9

10.9

23/07/2005

11

Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

VIC

W Coast

090135

CASTERTON SHOWGROUNDS

12.0

11.5

28/07/1975

46

TAS

N Coast

091223

MARRAWAH

12.7

12.2

04/07/1994

35

TAS

N Coast

091245

CAPE GRIM BAPS

12.0

12.0

01/07/2005

13

Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

TAS

N Coast

091284

BRIDPORT (SEA VIEW VILLAS)

11.8

11.8

29/07/1996

11

Equal to record.

TAS

King Island

098017

KING ISLAND AIRPORT

12.7

12.5

19/07/2002

11

Highest maximum temperature

NSW

South Coast

069139

BEGA AWS

21.8

21.8

24/07/2000

11

Equal to record.

Highest wind gust (km/h)

TAS

W Coast

097072

STRAHAN AERODROME

121

113.0

01/07/2004

12


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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 21:07EST, 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 19.7 +0.2 6.7 -2.8 5.7 0.0 2.0 -- 345 (14.4) 28/06
PERTH AIRPORT 18.9 +1.0 10.2 +2.1 8.3 0.6 1.6 2.5 273 (11.4) 35/12
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.5 +2.7 12.4 +4.9 11.4 0.0 2.4 5.2 445 (18.5) 37/10
BUNBURY 18.5 +1.3 12.0 +4.8 -- 0.4 -- -- 280 (11.7) 30/14
MANDURAH 18.9 -- 13.0 -- -- 1.4 -- -- 252 (10.5) 31/17
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.8 +2.3 22.4 +3.2 21.8 0.0 6.6 10.0 215 ( 9.0) 37/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 22.6 +2.9 13.7 +9.7 12.8 0.0 3.2 4.9 185 ( 7.7) 30/13
WHYALLA AERO 20.0 +3.1 9.9 +4.6 -- 0.4 3.2 -- 445 (18.5) 43/13
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 17.1 +1.8 11.0 +3.5 7.1 1.2 1.8 6.3 287 (12.0) 52/13
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.8 +1.7 10.1 +4.9 8.6 4.4 1.4 2.8 465 (19.4) 71/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 24.9 +0.2 13.4 +4.8 11.5 0.0 5.4 4.0 329 (13.7) 32/21
CAIRNS AERO 23.6 -2.1 18.5 +1.5 17.5 7.2 3.4 1.5 449 (18.7) 48/18
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.1 +1.0 15.6 +2.0 12.5 0.0 5.4 9.2 454 (18.9) 35/12
MACKAY MO 21.2 -0.1 15.9 +3.1 -- 27.8 -- 9.5 632 (26.3) 46/10
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 23.6 +0.5 14.3 +4.8 12.7 0.0 5.6 -- 426 (17.8) 30/14
BUNDABERG AERO 23.1 +1.1 13.3 +3.2 -- 0.0 3.8 -- 444 (18.5) 31/10
NAMBOUR DPI 19.2 -1.9 9.8 +2.1 -- 2.22 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 20.4 -0.1 9.4 -0.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 174 ( 7.3) 30/12
BRISBANE AERO 19.9 -1.0 10.6 +1.8 7.8 0.6 1.2 0.1 296 (12.3) 24/08
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 19.3 +2.7 6.7 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 330 (13.8) 37/13
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 20.2 +4.1 8.1 +3.4 3.7 0.0 2.4 -- 90 ( 3.8) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 21.3 +2.6 9.5 +2.0 5.4 0.0 2.4 9.2 314 (13.1) 30/14
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.6 +3.9 5.9 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 19.1 +2.1 3.5 -2.8 1.2 0.0 2.4 6.8 237 ( 9.9) 48/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 20.9 +3.4 1.4 -3.2 -0.8 0.0 -- -- 45 ( 1.9) 30/14
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 13.0 +3.7 1.7 +0.3 -2.5 0.0 2.0 7.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 18.4 +3.2 7.0 +4.0 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 22.1 +5.1 6.8 -0.3 4.2 0.0 2.8 9.9 306 (12.8) 45/13
RICHMOND RAAF 21.7 +4.3 -1.7 -5.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 15 ( 0.6) 50/13
BELLAMBI AWS 21.0 +4.2 10.7 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 320 (13.3) 48/06
CANBERRA AIRPORT 14.8 +3.5 -2.9 -2.8 -6.5 0.2 1.6 8.8 253 (10.5) 58/22
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 17.4 +4.7 2.7 0.0 0.4 0.0 1.6 6.7 255 (10.6) 37/14
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 15.5 +2.5 1.6 -1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 21.2 +5.9 6.4 +2.1 2.9 0.0 4.0 7.7 309 (12.9) 48/15
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 18.1 +5.1 5.9 +3.0 4.6 0.0 -- -- 338 (14.1) 41/14
BENDIGO AIRPORT 17.5 +5.0 5.5 +3.1 -- 0.4 -- -- 224 ( 9.3) 54/15
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 17.2 +3.8 10.6 +4.6 8.6 0.0 2.4 -- 231 ( 9.6) 35/10
GEELONG AIRPORT 17.7 +3.9 11.1 +5.7 -- 0.4 -- -- 433 (18.0) 74/12
BALLARAT AERODROME 14.8 +4.8 6.0 +2.8 -- 0.2 -- -- 694 (28.9) 65/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 13.4 +0.8 7.2 +5.0 -- 6.6 -- -- 436 (18.2) 63/14
HOBART AIRPORT 18.2 +5.8 7.7 +3.6 3.3 0.0 1.6 5.6 273 (11.4) 98/14
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

34.7 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
34.3 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
34.3 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
34.0 BATCHELOR AERO N Rivers NT
34.0 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT
34.0 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA

+6.6 : 24.4 TIBOOBURRA POST OFFICE Far Northwest NSW
+6.5 : 20.6 KERANG (POST OFFICE) Lower North VIC
+6.2 : 17.3 BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
24.9 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
24.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
24.0 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
23.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT

+12.3 : 21.0 LAJAMANU N Rivers NT
+11.6 : 18.1 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
+10.9 : 16.0 TERRITORY GRAPE FARM N Plateau NT
+10.1 : 24.9 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
+10.0 : 20.9 VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS N Rivers NT

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

0.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1.7 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
2.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW

-4.7 : 18.5 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD
-3.2 : 17.9 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
-2.6 : 21.0 GREEN ISLAND N Coast--Barron QLD
-2.5 : 23.0 LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD

-8.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.1 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.1 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.6 NERRIGA COMPOSITE South Coast NSW

-6.0 : -3.4 GULGONG POST OFFICE C Tablelands N NSW
-5.5 : -1.4 BADGERYS CREEK AIRPORT AWS Sydney--west NSW
-5.4 : 0.5 EYRE Eucla WA
-5.2 : -1.7 RICHMOND RAAF Sydney--west NSW
-5.2 : -0.4 HOLSWORTHY CONTROL RANGE Sydney--west 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.
75.0 GRAHAM RANGE N Coast--Barron QLD
53.0 GLENGARRY (ROSELEIGH) N Coast TAS
52.0 HAPPY VALLEY N Coast--Barron QLD
48.0 POINT LOOKOUT BOWLS CLUB Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
44.0 BABINDA POST OFFICE N Coast--Barron QLD

QUEENSLAND
N Coast--Barron
75.0 GRAHAM RANGE
52.0 HAPPY VALLEY
44.0 BABINDA POST OFFICE
Brisbane/SE Coast
48.0 POINT LOOKOUT BOWLS CLUB

TASMANIA
N Coast
53.0 GLENGARRY (ROSELEIGH)

10.9 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.7 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.5 GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.1 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.0 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.0 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA

.....

0.1 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
0.1 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
0.0 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
0.0 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS

1351 (56.3) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1159 (48.3) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1097 (45.7) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1058 (44.1) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
971 (40.5) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
957 (39.9) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
945 (39.4) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
932 (38.8) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
928 (38.7) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
925 (38.5) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
882 (36.8) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
876 (36.5) KILMORE GAP N Central VIC
875 (36.5) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
856 (35.7) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
850 (35.4) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
821 (34.2) DUNNS HILL E Central VIC
812 (33.8) RHYLL E Central VIC
801 (33.4) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
793 (33.0) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
787 (32.8) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
783 (32.6) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
781 (32.5) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
767 (32.0) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
760 (31.7) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
743 (31.0) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
733 (30.5) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
727 (30.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
722 (30.1) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
695 (29.0) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
695 (29.0) ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC
694 (28.9) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
694 (28.9) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
691 (28.8) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
681 (28.4) MOORABBIN AIRPORT E Central VIC
676 (28.2) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
671 (28.0) CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
656 (27.3) ROSEWORTHY AG COLLEGE Adelaide/Lofty SA
642 (26.8) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
633 (26.4) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
632 (26.3) MACKAY M.O Central Coast E QLD
632 (26.3) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
628 (26.2) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
609 (25.4) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
134/12 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
130/12 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
128/12 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
121/12 STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
120/11 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
115/20 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
109/14 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
104/18 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
98/16 EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
98/14 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
98/14 HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) Southeast TAS
98/15 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
93/16 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
91/23 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland 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.
QUEENSLAND
    Central Coast E
HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT
4.8mm in 12 min to 05:32 24.0mm/h
MACKAY MO
10.8mm in 1 hr to 04:00 10.8mm/h
    Brisbane/SE Coast
DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE
12.4mm in 1 hr to 08:00 12.4mm/h
VICTORIA
    W Coast
PORT FAIRY AWS
4.4mm in 13 min to 12:43 20.3mm/h
TASMANIA
    N Coast
LUNCHEON HILL FORESTRY
18.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 6.0mm/h

QUEENSLAND
    N Coast--Barron
GREEN ISLAND : 70(150/ 65 ) at 04:25
NEW SOUTH WALES
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 115(320/ 76 ) at 20:31
VICTORIA
    Upper NE
FALLS CREEK : 100(330/ 52 ) at 20:13
MT HOTHAM : 102(330/ 76 ) at 19:00
    W Coast
COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) : 87(310/ 67 ) at 12:58
TASMANIA
    N Coast
DEVONPORT AIRPORT : 85(320/ 70 ) at 13:54
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 130(280/108 ) at 12:20
LUNCHEON HILL FORESTRY : 95(280/ 45 ) at 12:41
    E Coast
EDDYSTONE POINT : 98(310/ 78 ) at 16:17
MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) : 78(350/ 63 ) at 11:30
    Southeast
HOBART AIRPORT : 96(300/ 78 ) at 14:09
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) : 98(310/ 54 ) at 14:10
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 122(300/108 ) at 14:40
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 117(310/ 96 ) at 12:24
TASMAN ISLAND : 109(300/ 39 ) at 14:43
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 98(270/ 48 ) at 15:35
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 87(300/ 69 ) at 13:41
    Derwent Valley
BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) : 82(330/ 63 ) at 12:06
    W Coast
STRAHAN AERODROME : 121(300/ 70 ) at 12:09
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 121(320/ 74 ) at 11:05
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 93(300/ 72 ) at 16:31