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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

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 2221 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 daily rainfall

QLD

Central Coast E

033042

LINDEMAN ISLAND RESORT

92.6

57.0

30/10/2000

51

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040310

MT BERRYMAN

131.4

75.8

17/10/1987

45

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040395

FORDSDALE

77.0

62.2

06/10/1961

52

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040751

THORNTON

113.0

53.4

05/10/1999

12

Highest minimum temperature

NT

Arnhem

014508

GOVE AIRPORT

27.4

27.4

22/10/1998

26

Equal to record.

NT

Darwin-Daly

014938

MANGO FARM

26.6

26.6

24/10/1987

25

Equal to record.

TAS

N Coast

091107

WYNYARD AIRPORT

14.3

14.1

15/10/1999

19

TAS

N Coast

091126

DEVONPORT AIRPORT

14.4

14.2

24/10/2005

15

Previous record set earlier this month.

TAS

N Coast

091284

BRIDPORT (SEA VIEW VILLAS)

15.8

14.6

24/10/2001

12

TAS

E Coast

092012

FINGAL (LEGGE STREET)

14.3

13.4

01/10/1993

20

TAS

E Coast

092019

LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER)

12.6

12.6

09/10/1999

16

Equal to record.

TAS

E Coast

092045

EDDYSTONE POINT

14.4

14.3

27/10/1982

47

TAS

Southeast

094008

HOBART AIRPORT

16.0

15.7

15/10/1991

48


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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 21:39EST, 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 20.8 -3.6 14.5 +3.6 12.0 2.8 5.4 -- 569 (23.7) 43/02
PERTH AIRPORT 19.2 -3.3 9.3 -0.9 7.9 5.0 4.0 8.9 557 (23.2) 55/12
ALBANY AIRPORT 14.2 -4.5 7.7 -1.4 5.5 1.6 4.2 9.1 468 (19.5) 61/14
BUNBURY 17.3 -3.4 10.7 +1.5 -- 5.4 -- -- 565 (23.5) 57/00
MANDURAH 17.4 -- 11.9 -- -- 3.0 -- -- 666 (27.8) 59/00
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.7 +0.5 27.4 +2.4 27.5 0.0 7.6 9.6 -- 39/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 37.5 +6.5 18.2 +3.4 13.7 0.0 7.6 12.4 260 (10.8) 58/13
WHYALLA AERO 31.5 +7.6 7.6 -2.9 -- 0.0 1.8 -- 279 (11.6) 63/21
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 24.8 +3.0 13.1 +1.7 13.2 1.0 2.2 7.8 401 (16.7) 65/21
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 20.0 +2.1 8.7 +1.6 7.7 11.4 2.2 7.3 299 (12.5) 37/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 38.6 +4.0 15.9 -2.7 14.0 0.0 11.4 12.1 269 (11.2) 54/12
CAIRNS AERO 30.7 +1.2 20.2 -0.4 18.8 1.8 5.8 9.5 202 ( 8.4) 30/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.5 +1.1 24.5 +3.8 23.1 0.4 4.4 9.7 390 (16.3) 35/17
MACKAY MO 31.2 +3.6 20.0 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 164 ( 6.8) 43/22
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 30.4 +0.7 18.5 +1.5 17.6 0.0 8.0 -- 345 (14.4) 37/16
BUNDABERG AERO 27.9 +1.0 21.8 +5.2 -- 0.2 5.4 -- 580 (24.2) 43/17
NAMBOUR DPI 30.5 +3.8 18.0 +4.2 -- 0.0 4.2 -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 26.3 +1.9 17.5 +1.3 -- 16.2 -- -- 415 (17.3) 50/10
BRISBANE AERO 26.8 +1.3 17.6 +1.9 16.7 14.0 7.0 7.7 479 (20.0) 63/19
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 27.5 +2.8 14.7 +1.9 -- 18.2 -- -- 502 (20.9) 45/13
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 29.3 +4.2 14.7 +2.6 12.3 1.0 3.0 -- 142 ( 5.9) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 28.5 +4.9 17.2 +3.4 16.0 15.8 6.4 9.6 522 (21.8) 58/13
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 28.0 +4.0 16.5 +4.6 -- 39.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 31.7 +8.1 15.4 +3.4 14.6 8.4 4.6 11.3 343 (14.3) 50/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 30.4 +6.7 16.6 +5.9 14.3 0.6 -- -- 215 ( 9.0) 39/00
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 18.7 +1.2 9.4 +2.8 3.0 4.0 2.8 8.2 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 26.5 +1.7 10.5 +1.1 -- 0.8 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 29.3 +6.8 18.9 +5.8 18.0 0.4 6.0 11.1 607 (25.3) 58/12
RICHMOND RAAF 30.2 +5.2 14.9 +3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 224 ( 9.3) 52/13
BELLAMBI AWS 23.4 +1.8 18.5 +4.6 -- 0.4 -- -- 489 (20.4) 55/02
CANBERRA AIRPORT 19.4 0.0 8.7 +2.6 6.2 19.0 4.8 6.8 303 (12.6) 59/15
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 20.7 -0.7 10.5 +2.8 9.1 3.4 5.4 6.5 281 (11.7) 43/14
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 18.4 -3.2 12.5 +4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 24.7 +0.9 12.1 +2.3 10.6 3.0 3.2 10.0 394 (16.4) 35/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 19.5 -1.4 9.9 +2.4 8.6 2.8 3.5 -- 291 (12.1) 34/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT 19.6 -0.7 9.3 +3.0 -- 0.2 -- -- 322 (13.4) 41/13
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 21.7 +2.1 13.8 +4.3 -- 1.4 5.2 -- 173 ( 7.2) 22/10
GEELONG AIRPORT 21.0 +2.2 11.6 +4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 340 (14.2) 39/15
BALLARAT AERODROME 17.0 +0.4 9.3 +3.1 -- 4.8 -- -- 483 (20.1) 39/23
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 21.5 +3.5 12.1 +5.2 -- 1.2 -- -- 134 ( 5.6) 41/15
HOBART AIRPORT 19.7 +2.4 16.0 +8.5 14.8 0.8 2.0 4.8 264 (11.0) 58/15
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

43.6 WARMUN E Kimberley WA
43.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
41.7 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
41.5 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
41.3 HALLS CREEK AIRPORT E Kimberley WA
41.3 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA

+11.6 : 35.4 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+11.4 : 41.7 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
+11.2 : 41.2 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
+11.1 : 39.0 TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA
+10.8 : 39.2 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA

30.5 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
30.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
29.9 HALLS CREEK AIRPORT E Kimberley WA
28.8 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
28.6 POINT FAWCETT Islands ISL

+9.5 : 17.7 MURRURUNDI POST OFFICE Hunter Valley NSW
+9.4 : 14.3 FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) E Coast TAS
+9.1 : 12.6 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
+9.0 : 21.0 RIVERVIEW OBSERVATORY Sydney--east NSW
+9.0 : 12.3 TARRALEAH VILLAGE Derwent Valley TAS

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

4.9 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
5.4 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
7.5 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
8.0 MOUNT GININI Goulburn/Monaro NSW
8.8 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-6.4 : 18.0 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
-6.3 : 22.8 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
-6.3 : 15.0 KATANNING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-6.2 : 26.1 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
-5.9 : 15.0 BICKLEY Lower West WA

0.4 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
1.0 MOUNT GININI Goulburn/Monaro NSW
1.0 CASTLEMAINE PRISON N Central VIC
1.5 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.9 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
1.9 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC

-5.6 : 1.0 CASTLEMAINE PRISON N Central VIC
-5.1 : 10.4 HINZE DAM Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-4.3 : 18.6 LUCINDA POINT N Coast--Herbert QLD
-3.2 : 4.8 MOUNT BARKER Lower West WA
-3.1 : 4.2 BROOKTON Cent Wheatbelt WA
-3.1 : 5.2 PINGELLY 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.
131.4 MT BERRYMAN Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
113.0 THORNTON Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
92.6 LINDEMAN ISLAND RESORT Central Coast E QLD
80.8 TOWNSON Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
77.0 FORDSDALE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

QUEENSLAND
N Coast--Barron
70.0 HAZELMERE
65.6 MOUNT OLIVE
51.2 CAPE TRIBULATION STORE
51.0 MULGRAVE MILL
50.0 TOPAZ ALERT
N Coast--Herbert
55.4 BAMBAROO
Central Coast E
92.6 LINDEMAN ISLAND RESORT
59.4 LETHEBROOK
56.0 RAVENSWOOD POST OFFICE
50.4 MARLBOROUGH TM
50.0 BANKSIA STATION
Brisbane/SE Coast
131.4 MT BERRYMAN
113.0 THORNTON
80.8 TOWNSON
77.0 FORDSDALE
69.0 CROFTBY ALERT
62.0 CROFTBY TM
60.0 MOOGERAH DAM
58.0 WEST HALDON
54.0 MT TAMBORINE FERN ST
52.8 MT ALFORD
52.0 FRANKLYN VALE ALERT
51.0 GRANDCHESTER SYMES ST
50.0 TAROME
Darling Downs E
56.0 PASSCHENDAELE
54.6 MIRRABOOKA
51.0 CUNNINGHAMS GAP NATIONAL PARK
50.4 NOBBY JACKSON ST

NEW SOUTH WALES
N Tablelands W
64.4 RIVERTREE (MANY RIVERS)
MidNorth Coast N
56.2 CORAMBA (GLENFIDDICH)
MidNorth Coast S
53.2 TELEGRAPH POINT (FARRAWELLS ROAD)
51.0 PORT MACQUARIE (BELLEVUE GARDENS)

12.9 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW
12.4 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
12.4 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
12.1 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
12.1 SCONE SCS Hunter Valley NSW

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4.8 BUNDOORA (LATROBE UNIVERSITY) E Central VIC
4.8 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
3.8 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
3.4 GROVE (COMPARISON) Southeast TAS
2.9 BICHENO (COUNCIL DEPOT) E Coast TAS

**W** 5201 ( 217) RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH Lower NE VIC
1215 (50.6) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1016 (42.3) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
957 (39.9) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
897 (37.4) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
838 (34.9) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
833 (34.7) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
829 (34.5) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
794 (33.1) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
770 (32.1) KARRATHA AERO E Pilbara WA
755 (31.5) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
741 (30.9) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
735 (30.6) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
728 (30.3) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
718 (29.9) SWANBOURNE Lower West WA
696 (29.0) NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
683 (28.5) KILMORE GAP N Central VIC
682 (28.4) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
674 (28.1) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
666 (27.8) MANDURAH Lower West WA
662 (27.6) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
660 (27.5) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
659 (27.5) PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA
652 (27.2) CHEADANUP Goldfields WA
650 (27.1) LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
631 (26.3) NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW
627 (26.1) KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
621 (25.9) ESPERANCE Lower West WA
619 (25.8) SOUTHERN CROSS AIRFIELD Goldfields WA
608 (25.3) RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
607 (25.3) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
605 (25.2) MARDIE W Pilbara WA
604 (25.2) ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
98/15 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
96/21 CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
94/07 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
93/17 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
89/22 NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA

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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
MIDDLE POINT AWS
4.4mm in 3 min to 17:46 88.0mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.0mm/h
15.4mm in 36 min to 18:22 25.7mm/h
JABIRU AIRPORT
16.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.3mm/h
QUEENSLAND
    Brisbane/SE Coast
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT
14.8mm in 41 min to 08:00 21.7mm/h
19.2mm in 1 hr to 08:00 19.2mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 6.7mm/h
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT
15.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.0mm/h
GOLD COAST SEAWAY
30.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 10.0mm/h
    Darling Downs E
STANTHORPE (GRANITE BELT HRS)
9.4mm in 35 min to 20:00 16.1mm/h
14.6mm in 1 hr to 20:00 14.6mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.0mm/h
WARWICK
8.6mm in 40 min to 21:40 12.9mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 22:00 12.2mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
    North Coast
EVANS HEAD RAAF BOMBING RANGE AWS
8.8mm in 7 min to 21:39 75.4mm/h
9.2mm in 7 min to 21:46 78.9mm/h
22.6mm in 1 hr to 22:00 22.6mm/h
BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS)
23.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 7.7mm/h
    SW Slopes S
CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS
4.4mm in 6 min to 03:06 44.0mm/h
VICTORIA
    E Central
VIEWBANK (ARPANSA)
13.8mm in 1 hr to 14:30 13.8mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.0mm/h
TASMANIA
    Southeast
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE)
14.8mm in 26 min to 15:56 34.2mm/h
16.2mm in 1 hr to 16:30 16.2mm/h
TUNNACK FIRE STATION
27.4mm in 2 hr to 19:00 13.7mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 6.3mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Lower West
CAPE LEEUWIN : 95(270/ 54 ) at 07:06
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    NW Pastoral
COOBER PEDY AIRPORT : 98(310/ 33 ) at 15:26
    NE Pastoral
OODNADATTA AIRPORT : 93(310/ 32 ) at 17:35
    W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 89(260/ 70 ) at 21:30
    Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
MINLATON AERO : 85(330/ 63 ) at 20:21
EDITHBURGH : 85(270/ 70 ) at 23:19
CAPE WILLOUGHBY : 93(350/ 76 ) at 21:55
    Adelaide/Lofty
HINDMARSH ISLAND AWS : 82(290/ 67 ) at 23:57
NEW SOUTH WALES
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 83(320/ 63 ) at 23:00