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National Daily Weather Summary

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significant newsworthy major

Descriptions of significant weather events appear here when reliable information is available and time permits. Information comes from many sources, and updates may be made well after the event! For weather news as it happens, your best sources are ABC News and the breaking weather forum on Weatherzone.

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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 2249 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 grass minimum temperature

QLD

Gulf Country

029127

MOUNT ISA AERO

17.4

17.2

02/07/1978

31

Highest minimum temperature

WA

E Kimberley

002056

KUNUNURRA AERO

25.5

24.7

05/07/2001

19

WA

SW & S Coast

009871

WINDY HARBOUR

14.1

14.1

04/07/1999

17

Equal to record.

QLD

Gulf Country

029141

CLONCURRY AIRPORT

20.2

19.6

08/07/1999

11


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**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 21:08EST, 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 21.7 +2.2 7.3 -2.2 4.3 0.0 2.2 -- 242 (10.1) 30/10
PERTH AIRPORT 20.2 +2.3 12.6 +4.5 10.9 1.2 1.0 4.7 252 (10.5) 24/14
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.6 +0.8 12.0 +4.5 10.0 0.0 1.4 1.7 346 (14.4) 35/13
BUNBURY 17.2 0.0 13.9 +6.7 -- 1.2 -- -- 225 ( 9.4) 24/00
MANDURAH 18.9 -- 15.4 -- -- 0.2 -- -- 194 ( 8.1) 26/00
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.3 +1.8 19.5 +0.3 18.8 0.0 5.0 10.8 236 ( 9.8) 37/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 21.8 +2.1 5.8 +1.8 2.8 0.0 4.8 10.5 223 ( 9.3) 43/12
WHYALLA AERO 20.5 +3.6 10.4 +5.1 -- 0.2 5.4 -- 330 (13.8) 35/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.0 +0.7 12.4 +4.9 11.1 1.2 1.4 0.0 404 (16.8) 45/16
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 16.5 +3.4 7.1 +1.9 5.0 4.6 1.2 2.8 526 (21.9) 81/22
MOUNT ISA AERO 26.3 +1.6 16.8 +8.2 17.4 0.0 6.4 8.0 383 (16.0) 37/13
CAIRNS AERO 26.1 +0.4 19.3 +2.3 18.0 0.4 5.2 8.9 508 (21.2) 46/07
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.1 +1.0 13.3 -0.3 11.4 0.0 4.8 10.5 318 (13.3) 37/14
MACKAY MO 20.7 -0.6 13.8 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- 2.7 475 (19.8) 50/13
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 24.9 +1.8 14.0 +4.5 12.4 0.0 3.8 -- 243 (10.1) 28/12
BUNDABERG AERO 23.7 +1.7 12.6 +2.5 -- 0.0 3.8 -- 336 (14.0) 31/12
NAMBOUR DPI 23.2 +2.1 6.3 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 22.4 +1.9 9.5 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 133 ( 5.5) 30/09
BRISBANE AERO 23.4 +2.5 7.9 -0.9 4.9 0.0 1.6 10.0 254 (10.6) 24/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 19.6 +3.0 7.8 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 293 (12.2) 34/11
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 20.7 +4.6 5.6 +0.9 0.4 0.0 2.2 -- 157 ( 6.5) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.6 +3.9 5.9 -1.6 1.6 0.0 3.2 10.0 212 ( 8.8) 32/14
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 23.3 +4.6 4.4 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 22.0 +5.0 6.5 +0.2 3.6 0.0 2.4 9.2 385 (16.0) 67/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 22.0 +4.5 5.7 +1.1 2.7 0.0 -- -- 108 ( 4.5) 39/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 10.5 +1.2 5.0 +3.6 0.0 0.0 1.0 2.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 17.3 +2.1 4.2 +1.2 -- 0.6 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 22.4 +5.4 11.0 +3.9 9.1 0.0 4.6 9.8 458 (19.1) 52/12
RICHMOND RAAF 21.1 +3.7 5.3 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 315 (13.1) 55/13
BELLAMBI AWS 19.9 +3.1 12.7 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 324 (13.5) 54/21
CANBERRA AIRPORT 14.3 +3.0 3.4 +3.5 6.6 0.0 2.8 5.0 602 (25.1) 45/15
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 14.8 +2.1 6.3 +3.6 2.6 0.0 2.0 2.8 211 ( 8.8) 34/15
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 13.8 +0.8 8.1 +4.9 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 18.3 +3.0 10.6 +6.3 8.7 0.6 3.2 3.4 415 (17.3) 35/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 13.8 +0.8 7.6 +4.7 5.5 0.43 5.2 -- 364 (15.2) 54/20
BENDIGO AIRPORT 13.6 +1.1 4.2 +1.8 -- 1.0 -- -- 381 (15.9) 43/15
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 16.2 +2.8 10.6 +4.6 6.7 3.4 1.6 -- 204 ( 8.5) 30/12
GEELONG AIRPORT 16.7 +2.9 9.1 +3.7 -- 4.8 -- -- 639 (26.6) 63/15
BALLARAT AERODROME 13.2 +3.2 2.9 -0.3 -- 1.4 -- -- 606 (25.3) 52/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 13.7 +1.1 7.4 +5.2 -- 1.8 -- -- 406 (16.9) 54/23
HOBART AIRPORT 16.6 +4.2 7.1 +3.0 3.0 1.4 3.6 6.6 551 (23.0) 58/23
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

34.1 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
34.0 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
33.4 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
33.4 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
33.3 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA

+6.3 : 23.0 NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
+5.8 : 28.1 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
+5.7 : 22.2 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA
+5.6 : 18.5 MT NOWA NOWA E Gippsland VIC
+5.5 : 23.3 TIBOOBURRA POST OFFICE Far Northwest NSW
+5.5 : 24.0 TAREE AIRPORT AWS MidNorth Coast S NSW
+5.5 : 24.0 YARRAS (MOUNT SEAVIEW) MidNorth Coast S NSW

25.5 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
25.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
24.4 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
24.2 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA

+11.1 : 19.8 CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD
+10.5 : 25.5 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
+10.0 : 20.2 CLONCURRY AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
+9.6 : 24.4 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
+9.5 : 22.0 WARMUN E Kimberley WA

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

0.9 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
1.0 MOUNT GININI Goulburn/Monaro NSW
1.1 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-2.1 : 23.4 LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
-1.6 : 22.0 GREEN ISLAND N Coast--Barron QLD
-1.1 : 10.8 EDI UPPER Upper NE VIC
-1.0 : 28.1 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
-1.0 : 25.5 RICHMOND AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD

-4.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.6 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-3.5 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-2.2 ARMIDALE (UNI NEW ENGLAND) N Tablelands W NSW
-2.1 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW

-6.9 : -1.0 EYRE Eucla WA
-3.6 : 2.5 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
-3.1 : -2.1 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-3.0 : 3.2 MORAWA AIRPORT Central West 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.
37.0 SOUTH JOHNSTONE EXP STN N Coast--Herbert QLD
36.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
32.4 CRADLE MOUNTAIN VISITORS CENTRE Central Plateau TAS
30.6 CRADLE VALLEY (WALDHEIM) Central Plateau TAS
27.8 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

10.9 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.8 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.7 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.7 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.7 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT

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0.6 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
0.3 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
0.0 ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) Adelaide/Lofty SA
0.0 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1828 (76.2) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1620 (67.5) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1483 (61.8) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1415 (59.0) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1201 (50.0) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
1082 (45.1) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
1065 (44.4) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
1060 (44.2) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
1027 (42.8) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
980 (40.8) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
968 (40.3) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
968 (40.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
927 (38.6) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
873 (36.4) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
849 (35.4) MOUNT CRAWFORD FIRE TOWER Adelaide/Lofty SA
849 (35.4) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
837 (34.9) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
836 (34.8) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
832 (34.7) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
827 (34.5) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
822 (34.3) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
820 (34.2) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
814 (33.9) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
812 (33.8) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
785 (32.7) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
768 (32.0) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
735 (30.6) CAPE BORDA AWS Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
734 (30.6) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
731 (30.5) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
719 (30.0) CAPE JAFFA (CURLEY HILLS) Lower SE SA
706 (29.4) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
675 (28.1) ROSEWORTHY AG COLLEGE Adelaide/Lofty SA
670 (27.9) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
667 (27.8) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
658 (27.4) AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
655 (27.3) MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
647 (27.0) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
643 (26.8) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
639 (26.6) GEELONG AIRPORT W Central VIC
634 (26.4) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
629 (26.2) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
625 (26.0) CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
611 (25.5) BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast NSW
609 (25.4) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
608 (25.3) HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) Southeast TAS
607 (25.3) KILMORE GAP N Central VIC
607 (25.3) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
606 (25.3) WALPEUP RESEARCH Mallee N VIC
606 (25.3) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
605 (25.2) MORTLAKE RACECOURSE W Coast VIC
602 (25.1) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
602 (25.1) CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
120/23 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
117/23 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
117/23 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
115/00 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
115/01 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
113/21 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
102/16 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
102/00 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
95/23 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
93/23 EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast 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
    E Coast
SWAN ISLAND
14.0mm in 1 hr to 17:30 14.0mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.0mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 87(270/ 76 ) at 22:56
NEW SOUTH WALES
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 109(320/ 83 ) at 23:00
VICTORIA
    Upper NE
FALLS CREEK : 95(320/ 58 ) at 23:00
MT HOTHAM : 93(330/ 69 ) at 22:00
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 117(280/ 59 ) at 23:51
    W Coast
COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) : 87(300/ 69 ) at 21:13
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 119(280/ 80 ) at 23:48
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 111(310/ 85 ) at 10:36
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 115(260/ 78 ) at 02:00
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 93(290/ 50 ) at 11:26
    W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 109(300/ 80 ) at 16:30
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 98(300/ 80 ) at 20:38