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National Daily Weather Summary

Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
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Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

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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 2306 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 maximum temperature

NSW

Goulburn/Monaro

070310

TIDBINBILLA NATURE RESERVE

16.6

16.0

06/07/2005

21

Previous record set earlier this month.

VIC

N Central

088162

KILMORE GAP

14.2

13.4

27/07/2002

11


The day in charts
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Summary of observations

For notes on how to interpret the data and quality control issues, see Daily Weather Summary Help.
**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
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 24.7 +5.2 6.6 -2.9 4.1 0.0 3.2 -- 354 (14.8) 35/09
PERTH AIRPORT 21.5 +3.6 6.4 -1.7 4.6 0.0 1.2 9.8 235 ( 9.8) 32/13
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.2 +2.4 5.6 -1.9 3.6 0.0 1.2 7.8 197 ( 8.2) 35/13
BUNBURY 18.4 +1.2 6.5 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 129 ( 5.4) 35/11
MANDURAH 17.7 -- 9.6 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 115 ( 4.8) 21/08
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.1 +1.6 22.5 +3.3 21.7 0.0 7.4 10.7 276 (11.5) 35/13
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 21.6 +1.9 5.5 +1.5 1.7 0.0 3.6 9.1 223 ( 9.3) 41/14
WHYALLA AERO 16.7 -0.2 4.5 -0.8 -- 0.0 2.6 -- 163 ( 6.8) 28/10
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 17.5 +2.2 6.9 -0.6 3.7 0.0 2.6 9.7 134 ( 5.6) 21/13
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 15.2 +2.1 7.8 +2.6 6.3 1.6 1.6 5.6 354 (14.8) 30/15
MOUNT ISA AERO 28.3 +3.6 11.7 +3.1 8.4 0.0 6.2 7.8 238 ( 9.9) 52/18
CAIRNS AERO 27.1 +1.4 20.5 +3.5 19.2 0.2 6.0 3.0 513 (21.4) 48/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.9 +1.8 17.7 +4.1 16.7 0.0 7.2 9.5 503 (21.0) 50/16
MACKAY MO 23.5 +2.2 18.1 +5.3 -- 0.0 -- 8.2 533 (22.2) 41/20
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.4 +2.3 15.2 +5.7 13.2 0.0 4.4 -- 294 (12.3) 35/13
BUNDABERG AERO 23.9 +1.9 13.0 +2.9 -- 0.0 3.4 -- 227 ( 9.5) 34/16
NAMBOUR DPI 23.2 +2.1 7.8 +0.1 -- 0.0 5.4 -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 22.8 +2.3 10.9 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 135 ( 5.6) 24/08
BRISBANE AERO 22.9 +2.0 10.1 +1.3 7.0 0.0 2.8 8.5 237 ( 9.9) 26/08
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 20.4 +3.8 7.8 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 293 (12.2) 24/23
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 19.7 +3.6 4.8 +0.1 -1.4 0.0 2.4 -- 66 ( 2.8) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 20.0 +1.3 8.4 +0.9 4.1 0.0 1.8 9.3 196 ( 8.2) 24/20
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 20.5 +1.8 5.8 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.3 +3.3 5.4 -0.9 2.1 0.0 3.6 9.3 330 (13.8) 32/09
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 20.9 +3.4 3.4 -1.2 0.1 0.0 -- -- 70 ( 2.9) 18/12
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 13.5 +4.2 2.7 +1.3 -2.5 0.0 1.6 9.1 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 18.9 +3.7 1.3 -1.7 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 21.3 +4.3 8.8 +1.7 2.8 0.0 3.0 10.1 283 (11.8) 26/06
RICHMOND RAAF 21.4 +4.0 1.6 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 78 ( 3.3) 18/20
BELLAMBI AWS 19.1 +2.3 10.5 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 212 ( 8.8) 28/03
CANBERRA AIRPORT 17.5 +6.2 -1.0 -0.9 -4.1 0.0 3.0 9.7 315 (13.1) 35/15
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 17.9 +5.2 4.6 +1.9 2.0 0.0 1.8 9.9 162 ( 6.8) 18/16
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 17.5 +4.5 3.7 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 19.2 +3.9 3.9 -0.4 1.7 0.0 3.2 9.7 203 ( 8.5) 24/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 17.2 +4.2 2.0 -0.9 3.3 0.0 -- -- 179 ( 7.5) 21/14
BENDIGO AIRPORT 15.9 +3.4 0.6 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 118 ( 4.9) 22/15
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 17.5 +4.1 9.1 +3.1 6.4 0.0 2.2 -- 83 ( 3.5) 15/11
GEELONG AIRPORT 15.7 +1.9 7.2 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 357 (14.9) 34/09
BALLARAT AERODROME 14.3 +4.3 1.2 -2.0 -- 0.4 -- -- 259 (10.8) 28/12
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 14.3 +1.7 5.2 +3.0 -- 0.4 -- -- 297 (12.4) 37/00
HOBART AIRPORT 14.1 +1.7 5.9 +1.8 0.2 0.2 2.6 7.8 411 (17.1) 48/20
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 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
34.1 OENPELLI N Rivers NT
34.1 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
33.7 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
33.7 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT

+6.5 : 25.2 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD
+6.3 : 28.1 DENHAM W Gascoyne WA
+6.2 : 22.5 SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) Sydney--east NSW
+6.2 : 17.5 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
+6.2 : 17.6 CORRYONG (PARISH LANE) Lower NE VIC
+6.2 : 28.5 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA

24.6 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.6 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
23.2 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
22.8 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+8.1 : 15.1 LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD
+7.5 : 18.3 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
+6.5 : 18.0 YEPPOON THE ESPLANADE Central Coast E QLD
+6.5 : 7.0 FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) E Coast TAS
+6.5 : 13.0 ISISFORD POST OFFICE Central West QLD

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

0.7 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.6 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
2.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
3.1 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-1.1 : 17.2 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
-1.1 : 4.9 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
-1.1 : 16.9 EUCLA Eucla WA
-1.1 : 25.2 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
-0.7 : 30.2 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
-0.7 : 27.3 ALYANGULA POLICE N Rivers NT

-7.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.5 ARMIDALE (UNI NEW ENGLAND) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.4 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.7 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.4 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW

-7.7 : -1.8 EYRE Eucla WA
-6.2 : -0.5 KELLERBERRIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.9 : -1.2 CUNDERDIN AIRFIELD Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.2 : -1.1 NEWDEGATE RES.STATION Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.0 : 1.4 GINGIN AERO Lower West WA
-5.0 : -0.1 CORRIGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.0 : 0.4 NAREMBEEN Cent Wheatbelt 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.
40.0 GLADYSDALE E Central VIC
27.0 PLEVNA DOWNS Far SW QLD
24.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
23.6 LAKE MARGARET POWER STATION W Coast TAS
23.6 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MILKY WAY) Islands ISL

10.9 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.8 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.7 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.6 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.5 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW

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3.6 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
3.3 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
3.1 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD
3.0 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

1366 (56.9) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1286 (53.6) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1030 (42.9) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1008 (42.0) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
858 (35.8) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
849 (35.4) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
827 (34.5) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
825 (34.4) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
758 (31.6) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
750 (31.3) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
711 (29.6) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
693 (28.9) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
686 (28.6) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
684 (28.5) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
667 (27.8) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
662 (27.6) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
102/04 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
89/20 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
85/03 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
84/16 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
80/00 MOUNT READ W 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.
QUEENSLAND
    N Coast--Herbert
SOUTH JOHNSTONE EXP STN
21.2mm in 1 hr to 21:00 21.2mm/h
31.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 10.3mm/h
16.6mm in 1 hr to 22:00 16.6mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 83(300/ 63 ) at 03:00
TASMANIA
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 83(290/ 69 ) at 01:00
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 95(280/ 59 ) at 00:00