Tuesday 20 SEP 2005

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National Daily Weather Summary

Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
State extremes | Noteworthy weather | Capital Cities | Regional Cities | Alpine Stations
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Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

Newsbits

WA: High temperatures and storms in the SE: Both minimum and maximum temperatures were way above the September average in the state's southeast today ahead of a trough and cool change working its way east. Minima at Balladonia, Norseman and Salmon Gums were 10 above the norm, while the maximum of 36.9 at Eyre was 16.0 above and Eucla's 35.6 was 14.4 above. A squally wind change accompanied the trough as it moved into the Goldfields and Eucla giving wind gusts of 100km/h at Forrest, 89 at Laverton and 87 at Norseman.

 


Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 2000 EST on 14/08/2006. 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

WA

Eucla

011017

BALLADONIA

16.8

15.3

12/09/1966

32

Highest minimum temperature

WA

SW & S Coast

009542

ESPERANCE AERO

16.2

15.1

27/09/1999

12

Lowest maximum temperature

QLD

S Peninsula

028004

PALMERVILLE

25.7

28.0

09/09/1987

44


The day in charts
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Actual temperatures
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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 21:25EST, 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 21.0 -1.0 13.1 +3.8 11.3 13.2 6.6 -- 508 (21.2) 74/10
PERTH AIRPORT 20.9 +0.8 9.9 +1.0 8.4 4.8 4.0 4.4 361 (15.0) 52/13
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.4 +1.1 10.2 +2.2 8.0 0.0 3.4 2.2 316 (13.2) 35/09
BUNBURY 19.8 +1.6 11.3 +2.8 -- 5.0 -- -- 209 ( 8.7) 59/16
MANDURAH 18.5 -- 14.3 -- -- 14.2 -- -- 320 (13.3) 55/19
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.3 +0.8 24.2 +1.2 23.9 0.0 6.0 8.7 250 (10.4) 35/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 30.1 +2.8 8.8 -1.6 4.4 0.0 6.6 11.4 218 ( 9.1) 31/14
WHYALLA AERO 21.1 -0.4 9.3 +1.3 -- 0.0 5.6 -- 165 ( 6.9) 30/14
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 20.7 +1.7 5.7 -4.0 2.6 2.0 1.8 10.9 195 ( 8.1) 26/23
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 16.3 +0.5 5.6 -0.7 3.4 4.4 3.0 9.1 415 (17.3) 24/13
MOUNT ISA AERO 32.8 +1.6 21.6 +7.4 19.0 0.0 12.6 11.1 413 (17.2) 43/09
CAIRNS AERO 26.9 -1.1 19.0 +0.3 18.0 0.0 7.6 1.0 380 (15.8) 32/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.0 -1.7 20.0 +2.7 17.9 0.0 8.2 3.2 415 (17.3) 32/10
MACKAY MO 24.6 -0.6 14.4 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- 4.7 256 (10.7) 18/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 28.2 +0.9 12.1 -1.5 9.6 0.0 6.6 -- -- 30/17
BUNDABERG AERO 26.6 +1.2 12.7 -1.0 -- 0.0 7.4 -- 228 ( 9.5) 35/15
NAMBOUR DPI 28.0 +3.1 9.3 -1.3 -- 0.0 3.4 -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 23.7 +0.6 15.5 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 334 (13.9) 31/13
BRISBANE AERO 25.8 +1.6 10.5 -2.2 5.7 0.0 5.0 10.2 314 (13.1) 34/23
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 24.2 +1.8 9.4 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 300 (12.5) 50/12
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 21.2 -0.2 7.6 -0.9 4.5 0.0 3.8 -- 136 ( 5.7) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 21.6 -0.3 8.9 -2.0 3.4 0.0 4.0 10.5 327 (13.6) 39/07
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 21.2 -1.3 8.0 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 19.6 -1.6 10.2 +1.2 8.5 1.8 5.0 9.1 330 (13.8) 39/13
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 19.7 -1.6 7.7 0.0 -- 3.6 -- -- 164 ( 6.8) 30/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 12.6 -1.4 4.0 -0.2 1.0 5.0 2.0 8.5 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 19.0 -2.2 3.7 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 17.7 -2.8 9.9 -0.4 6.5 2.8 3.6 10.3 306 (12.8) 39/15
RICHMOND RAAF 21.5 -1.2 4.8 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 131 ( 5.5) 31/11
BELLAMBI AWS 17.3 -2.9 10.8 -1.7 -- 1.0 -- -- 264 (11.0) 35/11
CANBERRA AIRPORT 15.8 -0.4 1.2 -2.0 -2.1 1.0 2.2 6.4 281 (11.7) 22/12
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 16.3 -1.3 5.4 +0.3 2.8 0.6 1.6 9.5 207 ( 8.6) 26/11
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 17.5 -0.6 7.2 +1.3 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 19.8 -0.6 4.8 -2.6 1.0 0.0 4.4 10.7 295 (12.3) 24/12
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 17.0 -0.4 4.3 -1.1 1.9 0.2 3.0 -- 224 ( 9.3) 26/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT 15.6 -1.2 3.5 -0.8 -- 0.6 -- -- 260 (10.8) 32/13
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 17.3 +0.1 9.7 +1.8 7.6 2.4 1.8 -- 93 ( 3.9) 17/09
GEELONG AIRPORT 15.3 -1.5 8.3 +1.6 -- 0.2 -- -- 415 (17.3) 31/04
BALLARAT AERODROME 12.5 -1.4 3.7 -1.1 -- 2.8 -- -- 345 (14.4) 30/04
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 16.9 +1.4 5.3 +0.2 -- 2.0 -- -- 87 ( 3.6) 31/16
HOBART AIRPORT 18.1 +2.8 6.3 +0.3 4.1 0.0 2.4 8.8 305 (12.7) 28/09
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

39.0 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT
39.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
38.9 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
38.6 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
38.5 KIMBERLEY RES.STATION E Kimberley WA

+15.7 : 36.9 EYRE Eucla WA
+14.3 : 35.6 EUCLA Eucla WA
+11.7 : 33.9 BALLADONIA Eucla WA
+10.7 : 35.4 FORREST Eucla WA
+10.4 : 33.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
26.4 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
26.0 WARRUWI N Rivers NT
26.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
25.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT

+10.8 : 17.6 BALLADONIA Eucla WA
+10.6 : 16.4 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
+9.3 : 19.9 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
+8.2 : 16.2 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+8.2 : 18.2 LEONORA Goldfields WA
+8.2 : 16.0 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA

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

4.4 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
4.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
5.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
6.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
6.8 LOOKOUT HILL Western Plains VIC

-7.9 : 25.7 PALMERVILLE S Peninsula QLD
-5.7 : 28.9 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
-4.9 : 20.8 ATHERTON SHIRE COUNCIL N Coast--Barron QLD
-4.8 : 23.9 MAREEBA AIRPORT N Coast--Barron QLD
-4.4 : 22.6 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD

-3.0 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-2.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.4 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.8 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-1.6 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-6.5 : 8.1 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
-6.5 : 2.1 EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
-5.6 : -0.9 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.0 : 5.4 MILES CONSTANCE STREET Darling Downs W QLD
-5.0 : -1.5 BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast 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.
28.0 OBERON (JENOLAN CAVES) C Tablelands S NSW
23.1 WANNEROO Lower West WA
22.4 MELLENBYE Central West WA
22.0 BENDEMEER (BANALASTA) NW Slopes S NSW
20.0 SPRINGFIELDS Lower West WA

11.4 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.4 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
11.4 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
11.3 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
11.2 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT

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2.8 BUNDOORA (LATROBE UNIVERSITY) E Central VIC
2.2 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
2.0 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD
1.9 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
1.0 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD

742 (30.9) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
731 (30.5) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
680 (28.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
653 (27.2) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
615 (25.6) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
601 (25.0) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
100/20 FORREST Eucla WA
89/15 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
87/13 NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
81/10 NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
80/14 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA

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

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Eucla
FORREST : 100(280/ 80 ) at 20:11
    Goldfields
NORSEMAN AERO : 87(300/ 65 ) at 13:28
LAVERTON AERO : 89(270/ 70 ) at 15:01