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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
Charts and data courtesy Bureau of Meteorology. MTSAT-1R operated by JMA
Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

NEWSBITS

Maximum temperatures reached 40C and 15 above normal across SW SA and a small part of SE WA today as northerly winds swung the hot airmass that has been building over the WA Kimberley over the region. Nullarbor Station recorded 40.0C, Oodnadatta 39.3, Marla 39.1 and Tarcoola 39.0. Ceduna's 37.9 was a sizzling 14.3 above average, while Elliston's 34.7 was 13.3 up on normal.

 


Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 2121 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

18.2

17.3

20/10/2004

32

Highest minimum temperature

WA

Eucla

011017

BALLADONIA

19.7

19.0

22/10/1978

37


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 21:30EST, 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 19.3 -5.1 15.6 +4.7 14.5 5.0 5.0 -- 505 (21.0) 50/05
PERTH AIRPORT 18.3 -4.2 12.9 +2.7 12.4 5.6 3.2 6.9 475 (19.8) --
ALBANY AIRPORT 15.4 -3.3 10.5 +1.4 9.5 3.2 4.0 8.8 501 (20.9) 63/01
BUNBURY 16.9 -3.8 11.0 +1.8 -- 6.4 -- -- 544 (22.7) 57/02
MANDURAH 17.2 -- 13.5 -- -- 5.4 -- -- 683 (28.5) 76/01
DARWIN AIRPORT 36.6 +3.4 24.0 -1.0 23.6 0.0 7.2 10.7 372 (15.5) 48/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 37.0 +6.0 19.0 +4.2 15.8 0.0 12.0 10.4 258 (10.8) 35/10
WHYALLA AERO 33.1 +9.2 7.7 -2.8 -- 0.0 7.2 -- 299 (12.5) 50/14
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 27.9 +6.1 9.7 -1.7 4.7 0.0 3.8 10.4 277 (11.5) 45/11
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 20.4 +2.5 2.2 -4.9 0.1 0.0 3.8 8.7 343 (14.3) 71/22
MOUNT ISA AERO 34.9 +0.3 20.0 +1.4 19.5 3.6 10.4 9.6 389 (16.2) 39/00
CAIRNS AERO 30.8 +1.3 19.2 -1.4 16.0 0.0 6.6 10.8 288 (12.0) 32/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.8 +0.4 20.5 -0.2 17.9 0.0 6.2 10.7 239 (10.0) 35/13
MACKAY MO 29.6 +2.0 17.4 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- 9.6 314 (13.1) --
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 33.3 +3.6 18.6 +1.6 17.0 0.0 9.6 -- 296 (12.3) 26/15
BUNDABERG AERO 27.5 +0.6 21.0 +4.4 -- 0.0 6.8 -- 449 (18.7) 35/15
NAMBOUR DPI 28.6 +1.9 15.0 +1.2 -- 0.0 4.2 -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 26.7 +2.3 16.2 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 206 ( 8.6) 57/13
BRISBANE AERO 27.8 +2.3 15.7 0.0 11.2 0.0 5.6 7.4 275 (11.5) 45/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 31.3 +6.6 13.4 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 346 (14.4) 50/20
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 30.4 +5.3 11.7 -0.4 6.8 0.0 5.0 -- 94 ( 3.9) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.5 -1.1 10.9 -2.9 6.3 0.0 6.4 7.8 395 (16.5) 59/10
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 21.3 -2.7 9.2 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.4 -3.2 16.6 +4.6 13.0 0.0 10.6 1.2 511 (21.3) 50/00
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 20.5 -3.2 14.6 +3.9 9.7 0.0 -- -- 233 ( 9.7) 28/01
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 21.0 +3.5 6.5 -0.1 2.0 0.0 5.4 9.5 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 25.5 +0.7 7.8 -1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 21.1 -1.4 17.0 +3.9 15.6 0.0 10.2 0.9 558 (23.3) 45/00
RICHMOND RAAF 22.9 -2.1 16.3 +5.3 -- -- -- -- -- 41/16
BELLAMBI AWS 18.9 -2.7 16.2 +2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 468 (19.5) 31/03
CANBERRA AIRPORT 20.5 +1.1 6.5 +0.4 3.0 0.0 9.2 9.2 485 (20.2) 39/18
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 21.2 -0.2 4.9 -2.8 0.5 0.0 5.2 10.0 271 (11.3) 17/10
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 21.4 -0.2 5.0 -3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 26.1 +2.3 6.2 -3.6 1.9 0.0 7.4 10.5 361 (15.0) 39/08
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 19.6 -1.3 3.0 -4.5 1.1 0.0 4.8 -- 342 (14.3) 22/08
BENDIGO AIRPORT 19.3 -1.0 1.8 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 321 (13.4) 28/08
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 19.9 +0.3 8.5 -1.0 5.4 0.0 4.0 -- 180 ( 7.5) 28/23
GEELONG AIRPORT 20.0 +1.2 4.8 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 428 (17.8) 28/00
BALLARAT AERODROME 16.6 0.0 1.4 -4.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 438 (18.3) 55/23
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 15.2 -2.8 2.7 -4.2 -- 0.4 -- -- 381 (15.9) 31/15
HOBART AIRPORT 15.0 -2.3 5.7 -1.8 2.4 6.8 3.4 10.7 623 (26.0) 57/23
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

42.2 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
40.7 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
40.7 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
40.5 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA

+15.6 : 40.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+14.9 : 37.9 EUCLA Eucla WA
+14.1 : 37.9 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+13.1 : 34.7 ELLISTON W Agricultural SA
+11.1 : 39.0 TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA

28.9 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
28.2 BALGO HILLS Interior WA
27.0 CROYDON TOWNSHIP Gulf Country QLD
26.7 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
26.5 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA

+10.9 : 19.7 BALLADONIA Eucla WA
+10.2 : 28.9 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
+9.1 : 24.4 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+8.5 : 18.9 FORREST Eucla WA
+8.0 : 20.8 INJUNE POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD

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

6.3 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
7.5 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
9.6 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
9.8 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
10.2 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

-8.0 : 18.0 DALWALLINU Central West WA
-7.7 : 17.6 DALWALLINU COMPARISON Central West WA
-7.7 : 17.3 BENCUBBIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.6 : 20.3 MORAWA AIRPORT Central West WA
-7.4 : 17.0 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA

-3.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-2.7 MT HOTHAM AIRPORT Upper NE VIC
-2.6 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
-2.3 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-1.7 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-1.7 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-7.0 : -0.3 LONGERENONG Wimmera S VIC
-6.4 : 0.6 NHILL Wimmera N VIC
-6.1 : 9.2 ATHERTON SHIRE COUNCIL N Coast--Barron QLD
-5.6 : 1.5 HORSHAM (POLKEMMET) Wimmera S VIC
-5.6 : 3.1 ECHUCA AERODROME Lower North VIC

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 BELLENDEN KER TOP STN N Coast--Barron QLD
32.6 WARRA W Coast TAS
32.2 WAYATINAH (SALTAS) Derwent Valley TAS
28.6 HAY EPSOM DOWNS Riverina W NSW
28.2 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

11.6 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
11.5 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW
11.0 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
11.0 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
10.9 GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.9 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD

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7.4 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
6.9 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
3.5 BRIAN PASTURES Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1.2 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
0.9 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW

1619 (67.5) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1617 (67.4) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1482 (61.8) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
1297 (54.0) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1283 (53.5) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
1263 (52.6) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1202 (50.1) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
1167 (48.6) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
1096 (45.7) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
1079 (45.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1063 (44.3) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
985 (41.0) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
959 (40.0) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
910 (37.9) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
909 (37.9) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
884 (36.8) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
874 (36.4) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
856 (35.7) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
821 (34.2) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
803 (33.5) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
782 (32.6) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
742 (30.9) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
719 (30.0) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
702 (29.3) SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM N Coast TAS
683 (28.5) MANDURAH Lower West WA
680 (28.3) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
677 (28.2) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
676 (28.2) BAIRNSDALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
672 (28.0) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
668 (27.8) WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
658 (27.4) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
657 (27.4) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
656 (27.3) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
655 (27.3) SWANBOURNE Lower West WA
649 (27.0) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
648 (27.0) TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
630 (26.3) WITCHCLIFFE Lower West WA
625 (26.0) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
623 (26.0) RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
623 (26.0) HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
622 (25.9) BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
612 (25.5) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
606 (25.3) MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
98/01 ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
98/22 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
96/04 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
94/23 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
91/23 CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Lower West
PERTH AIRPORT
5.8mm in 12 min to 06:30 29.0mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Lower West
ROTTNEST ISLAND : 98(240/ 46 ) at 01:40
CAPE LEEUWIN : 76(280/ 67 ) at 10:52
VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 87(240/ 80 ) at 00:38
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 95(250/ 67 ) at 00:06
    E Coast
MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) : 69( 10/ 63 ) at 21:57
    Southeast
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 95(340/ 83 ) at 22:16
TASMAN ISLAND : 96(210/ 69 ) at 05:30
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 91(240/ 63 ) at 01:00
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 82(250/ 70 ) at 00:00