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Data is as received at 21:09EST, 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 22.0 +2.5 9.2 -0.3 6.5 0.0 2.8 -- 266 (11.1) 28/15
PERTH AIRPORT 20.2 +2.3 10.7 +2.6 8.1 0.8 3.2 7.2 243 (10.1) 32/15
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.7 +0.9 11.0 +3.5 9.7 1.8 2.4 6.6 394 (16.4) 32/00
BUNBURY 18.7 +1.5 14.0 +6.8 -- 1.8 -- -- 300 (12.5) 43/00
MANDURAH 19.0 -- 15.1 -- -- 0.6 -- -- 363 (15.1) 35/06
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.9 +1.4 18.8 -0.4 18.0 0.0 6.2 10.1 270 (11.3) 43/10
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 22.3 +2.6 4.7 +0.7 0.9 0.0 4.0 10.5 249 (10.4) 26/11
WHYALLA AERO 22.5 +5.6 5.2 -0.1 -- 0.0 2.2 -- 229 ( 9.5) 46/14
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 18.6 +3.3 11.3 +3.8 9.5 1.4 1.8 7.1 253 (10.5) 35/15
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 15.9 +2.8 9.3 +4.1 8.4 1.2 1.2 5.2 432 (18.0) 37/23
MOUNT ISA AERO 27.5 +2.8 6.2 -2.4 3.9 0.0 6.2 10.8 326 (13.6) 32/12
CAIRNS AERO 26.1 +0.4 14.8 -2.2 12.0 0.0 7.6 10.9 470 (19.6) 46/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 25.7 +0.6 10.6 -3.0 7.5 0.0 5.8 10.8 201 ( 8.4) 43/15
MACKAY MO 22.2 +0.9 11.0 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- 10.1 355 (14.8) 37/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.3 +2.2 8.6 -0.9 6.4 0.0 4.0 -- 163 ( 6.8) 30/12
BUNDABERG AERO 23.9 +1.9 11.4 +1.3 -- 0.0 3.4 -- 317 (13.2) 34/10
NAMBOUR DPI 22.7 +1.6 8.6 +0.9 -- 0.0 2.4 -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 21.8 +1.3 11.3 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 216 ( 9.0) 31/12
BRISBANE AERO 22.3 +1.4 10.5 +1.7 8.1 0.0 2.2 9.8 265 (11.0) 24/09
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 20.2 +3.6 8.5 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 371 (15.5) 28/14
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 18.4 +2.3 4.3 -0.4 -0.5 0.0 2.2 -- 109 ( 4.5) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.8 +4.1 10.1 +2.6 5.9 0.0 3.2 10.0 244 (10.2) 37/15
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 19.8 +1.1 6.7 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 19.4 +2.4 3.6 -2.7 1.9 0.0 3.2 9.1 233 ( 9.7) 32/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 18.5 +1.0 4.4 -0.2 0.8 0.0 -- -- 53 ( 2.2) 21/14
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 9.5 +0.2 4.5 +3.1 1.0 0.0 3.4 3.9 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 13.1 -2.1 1.1 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 19.8 +2.8 10.4 +3.3 5.9 0.0 2.6 10.2 321 (13.4) 37/10
RICHMOND RAAF 19.4 +2.0 5.6 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 48 ( 2.0) 18/11
BELLAMBI AWS 19.0 +2.2 10.2 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 248 (10.3) 41/21
CANBERRA AIRPORT 14.1 +2.8 -0.4 -0.3 -2.8 0.0 3.4 8.3 327 (13.6) 32/15
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 13.9 +1.2 7.8 +5.1 7.7 0.0 1.8 0.4 178 ( 7.4) 21/13
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 13.7 +0.7 8.8 +5.6 -- 1.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 17.4 +2.1 9.9 +5.6 8.5 0.0 1.6 2.7 214 ( 8.9) 28/16
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 15.3 +2.3 7.9 +5.0 7.6 1.0 0.2 -- 252 (10.5) 24/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 14.0 +1.5 8.8 +6.4 -- 1.6 -- -- 217 ( 9.0) 32/15
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 19.1 +5.7 11.5 +5.5 8.9 0.0 1.4 -- 124 ( 5.2) 21/10
GEELONG AIRPORT 17.9 +4.1 8.6 +3.2 -- 0.6 -- -- 479 (20.0) 48/13
BALLARAT AERODROME 14.2 +4.2 7.6 +4.4 -- 0.4 -- -- 453 (18.9) 43/22
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 15.0 +2.4 6.6 +4.4 -- 1.0 -- -- 215 ( 9.0) 39/14
HOBART AIRPORT 16.0 +3.6 6.6 +2.5 2.1 0.0 1.8 6.0 317 (13.2) 50/11
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

33.5 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
33.3 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
33.1 OENPELLI N Rivers NT
32.8 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT
32.7 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
32.7 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA

+8.4 : 26.4 EUCLA Eucla WA
+7.7 : 26.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+7.2 : 25.8 FORREST Eucla WA
+6.6 : 24.0 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+6.4 : 24.9 LEONORA Goldfields WA

23.7 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.6 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.5 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.2 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
23.0 WARRUWI N Rivers NT
23.0 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

+7.2 : 10.0 CONDOBOLIN AG RESEARCH STN CW Plains S NSW
+6.9 : 9.8 CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT AWS CW Plains S NSW
+6.9 : 9.5 FORBES AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes S NSW
+6.8 : 9.2 WANGARATTA AERO Lower NE VIC
+6.8 : 14.0 BUNBURY Lower West WA

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

-0.2 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.4 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
1.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
2.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW

-2.1 : 13.1 DUBBO AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes S NSW
-1.2 : 14.1 TRANGIE RESEARCH STATION AWS CW Plains N NSW
-1.2 : 15.7 COONAMBLE AIRPORT AWS CW Plains N NSW
-1.2 : 8.5 ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
-1.2 : 13.0 PARKES AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes S NSW
-1.2 : 13.6 CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT AWS CW Plains S NSW

-5.5 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.4 BEERBURRUM FOREST STN Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-4.3 ARMIDALE (UNI NEW ENGLAND) N Tablelands W NSW
-3.8 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-3.3 BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast NSW

-14.4 : -5.4 BEERBURRUM FOREST STN Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-5.0 : 5.8 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
-4.7 : 8.2 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD
-4.6 : 12.7 COOKTOWN AIRPORT N Coast--Barron QLD
-4.3 : 5.8 WOOLSHED Central Coast E QLD

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.
66.6 BALFOUR W Coast TAS
40.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
31.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
28.5 BROKEN HILL (SOUTH ITA) Lower Darling NSW
24.4 CORINNA W Coast TAS

NEW SOUTH WALES
Lower Darling
28.5 BROKEN HILL (SOUTH ITA)

VICTORIA
Upper NE
31.0 MOUNT BULLER

TASMANIA
W Coast
66.6 BALFOUR
40.4 MOUNT READ
24.4 CORINNA

11.0 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.0 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
10.9 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
10.8 GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.8 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
10.8 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD

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2.7 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
0.4 COWRA RESEARCH CENTRE C Tablelands S NSW
0.4 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
**S** 0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1180 (49.2) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1063 (44.3) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1020 (42.5) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
815 (34.0) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
771 (32.1) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
743 (31.0) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
733 (30.5) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
716 (29.8) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
709 (29.5) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
706 (29.4) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
702 (29.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
697 (29.0) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
694 (28.9) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
667 (27.8) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
662 (27.6) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
657 (27.4) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
656 (27.3) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
637 (26.5) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
625 (26.0) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
612 (25.5) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
98/14 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
95/14 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
89/06 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
81/23 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
81/14 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.
No reports

NEW SOUTH WALES
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 76(300/ 65 ) at 23:00
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 91(270/ 46 ) at 07:21
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 95(310/ 76 ) at 04:36
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 93(260/ 63 ) at 09:30
    W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 78(310/ 65 ) at 15:22