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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 2233 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

E Kimberley

002012

HALLS CREEK AIRPORT

30.4

29.7

27/10/1998

40

NT

Alice Springs

015502

ALI CURUNG

27.0

26.5

26/10/1989

17

QLD

Channel Country

038024

WINDORAH POST OFFICE

25.2

24.7

09/10/1971

34

Highest minimum temperature

WA

N Kimberley

001013

WYNDHAM

31.0

30.6

29/10/1998

37

WA

E Kimberley

002012

HALLS CREEK AIRPORT

31.3

30.3

21/10/1957

58

WA

Interior

013007

BALGO HILLS

29.8

29.0

18/10/1998

20

NSW

Upper Darling

048031

COLLARENEBRI (ALBERT ST)

24.8

23.5

22/10/1991

38

NSW

NW Plains E

053115

MOREE AERO

22.0

21.8

12/10/1996

11

NSW

NW Slopes S

055049

QUIRINDI POST OFFICE

21.4

19.5

31/10/1997

40

NSW

NW Slopes S

055325

TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS

19.0

19.0

08/10/2002

11

Equal to record.

NSW

N Tablelands W

056238

ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS

14.8

14.6

08/10/2002

11

NSW

Sydney--east

066194

CANTERBURY RACECOURSE AWS

20.0

19.2

02/10/1998

11

NSW

Sydney--west

067105

RICHMOND RAAF

18.4

18.4

19/10/1998

11

Equal to record.


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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 21:41EST, 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 24.3 -0.1 12.3 +1.4 8.2 0.0 5.6 -- 325 (13.5) 41/12
PERTH AIRPORT 22.2 -0.3 11.7 +1.5 10.4 0.0 6.2 4.4 404 (16.8) 68/11
ALBANY AIRPORT 21.0 +2.3 10.7 +1.6 8.8 0.0 5.0 6.5 407 (17.0) 50/10
BUNBURY 17.1 -3.6 15.1 +5.9 -- 2.4 -- -- 462 (19.3) 50/09
MANDURAH 18.9 -- 16.4 -- -- 0.6 -- -- 620 (25.8) 78/10
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.3 +0.1 24.9 -0.1 24.3 8.6 6.2 10.4 338 (14.1) 34/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 33.0 +2.0 17.0 +2.2 15.2 1.2 6.8 12.2 397 (16.5) 34/03
WHYALLA AERO 21.9 -2.0 15.0 +4.5 -- 3.2 4.4 -- 365 (15.2) 43/17
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 23.2 +1.4 12.5 +1.1 10.1 3.2 2.2 12.0 194 ( 8.1) 26/16
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 18.6 +0.7 10.3 +3.2 9.0 0.0 2.6 9.5 316 (13.2) 41/15
MOUNT ISA AERO 38.7 +4.1 25.7 +7.1 23.5 0.0 11.6 8.5 268 (11.2) 48/21
CAIRNS AERO 31.8 +2.3 21.7 +1.1 19.9 0.6 11.0 11.3 509 (21.2) 43/14
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.3 +0.9 23.2 +2.5 21.3 0.0 11.6 11.7 501 (20.9) 43/15
MACKAY MO 29.0 +1.4 24.1 +4.4 -- 0.0 -- 11.2 383 (16.0) 34/04
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.8 +0.1 19.8 +2.8 18.3 0.0 7.6 -- 288 (12.0) 28/09
BUNDABERG AERO 28.8 +1.9 19.1 +2.5 -- 0.0 5.6 -- 302 (12.6) 26/11
NAMBOUR DPI 28.2 +1.5 15.4 +1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 26.2 +1.8 19.7 +3.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 296 (12.3) 31/09
BRISBANE AERO 27.1 +1.6 18.1 +2.4 15.4 0.0 6.0 9.6 362 (15.1) 32/16
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 26.5 +1.8 15.8 +3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 529 (22.0) 45/02
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 28.1 +3.0 21.2 +9.1 18.7 0.0 5.4 -- 144 ( 6.0) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 27.9 +4.3 19.3 +5.5 17.2 2.6 6.2 6.2 492 (20.5) 54/12
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 25.4 +1.4 19.5 +7.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 22.5 -1.1 19.6 +7.6 17.0 1.4 6.4 0.0 370 (15.4) 32/15
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 22.5 -1.2 18.0 +7.3 17.0 -- -- -- -- --
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 18.0 +0.5 15.5 +8.9 11.4 6.2 2.2 0.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 23.9 -0.9 18.5 +9.1 -- 13.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 23.3 +0.8 19.5 +6.4 19.0 0.8 4.8 0.0 448 (18.7) 61/18
RICHMOND RAAF 22.2 -2.8 18.4 +7.4 -- 17.6 -- -- 196 ( 8.2) 21/10
BELLAMBI AWS 20.6 -1.0 18.2 +4.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 197 ( 8.2) 44/17
CANBERRA AIRPORT 20.9 +1.5 13.8 +7.7 13.6 5.2 0.4 1.5 242 (10.1) 41/13
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 23.4 +2.0 15.4 +7.7 14.7 7.0 2.2 1.7 316 (13.2) 35/14
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 18.5 -3.1 15.6 +7.6 -- 29.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 22.4 -1.4 15.7 +5.9 16.0 19.8 0.8 6.5 229 ( 9.5) 32/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 18.9 -2.0 14.7 +7.2 15.2 24.6 -- -- -- 37/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 20.4 +0.1 13.5 +7.2 -- 21.8 -- -- -- 46/13
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 19.1 -0.5 14.6 +5.1 13.8 2.6 3.0 -- 122 ( 5.1) --
GEELONG AIRPORT 18.6 -0.2 13.3 +5.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 376 (15.7) 50/13
BALLARAT AERODROME 18.1 +1.5 11.0 +4.8 -- 13.2 -- -- -- 48/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 23.6 +5.6 10.7 +3.8 -- 0.2 -- -- 170 ( 7.1) 34/15
HOBART AIRPORT 17.1 -0.2 11.1 +3.6 9.1 1.0 5.8 11.8 270 (11.3) 35/16
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 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
43.0 WARMUN E Kimberley WA
43.0 BALGO HILLS Interior WA
42.3 HALLS CREEK AIRPORT E Kimberley WA
42.2 TELFER AERO Interior WA

+12.5 : 35.5 EUCLA Eucla WA
+12.2 : 35.5 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
+11.3 : 34.2 EYRE Eucla WA
+10.4 : 36.2 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+10.2 : 35.6 NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
+10.2 : 35.1 NORSEMAN Goldfields WA

31.3 HALLS CREEK AIRPORT E Kimberley WA
31.0 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
29.8 BALGO HILLS Interior WA
29.2 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
29.2 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT

+12.7 : 21.4 QUIRINDI POST OFFICE NW Slopes S NSW
+11.7 : 24.8 COLLARENEBRI (ALBERT ST) Upper Darling NSW
+11.5 : 19.0 PARKES AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes S NSW
+11.3 : 16.5 YOUNG AIRPORT SW Slopes N NSW
+10.7 : 21.4 GUNNEDAH POOL NW Slopes S NSW

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

8.4 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
9.1 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
9.2 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
9.4 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
10.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-4.9 : 13.5 MT MOORNAPA W Gippsland VIC
-4.7 : 14.1 MT NOWA NOWA E Gippsland VIC
-4.6 : 19.9 HAY (MILLER STREET) Riverina W NSW
-4.5 : 16.0 JARRAHWOOD Lower West WA

2.6 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
3.4 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
4.3 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
4.9 NEWDEGATE RES.STATION Cent Wheatbelt WA
5.0 WARRA W Coast TAS
5.0 STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS

-3.7 : 6.4 COULTA (COLES POINT) W Agricultural SA
-3.2 : 12.8 TOM PRICE W Pilbara WA
-2.5 : 17.0 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA
-2.5 : 7.0 DALWALLINU Central West WA
-2.2 : 5.0 STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS

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.
93.1 CATHCART (MOUNT DARRAGH) South Coast NSW
92.0 BROGO (HAWKS HEAD ROAD) South Coast NSW
90.0 COBARGO POST OFFICE South Coast NSW
73.6 THUMB CREEK (FIGTREE) MidNorth Coast N NSW
72.2 ALECTOWN (GOONAHRA) CW Plains S NSW

NEW SOUTH WALES
CW Plains S
72.2 ALECTOWN (GOONAHRA)
MidNorth Coast N
73.6 THUMB CREEK (FIGTREE)
50.0 NORTH DORRIGO (TYRINGHAM ROAD)
South Coast
93.1 CATHCART (MOUNT DARRAGH)
92.0 BROGO (HAWKS HEAD ROAD)
90.0 COBARGO POST OFFICE
66.0 TUROSS

12.8 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
12.7 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
12.2 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
12.0 ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) Adelaide/Lofty SA
11.8 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
11.8 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD

.....

0.4 EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
0.0 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
0.0 ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE C Tablelands S NSW
0.0 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW

2435 ( 102) COEN AIRPORT N Peninsula QLD
1104 (46.0) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
918 (38.3) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
906 (37.8) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
814 (33.9) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
744 (31.0) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
738 (30.8) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
711 (29.6) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
703 (29.3) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
694 (28.9) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
684 (28.5) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
680 (28.3) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
652 (27.2) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
640 (26.7) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
620 (25.8) MANDURAH Lower West WA
614 (25.6) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
612 (25.5) ALVA BEACH Central Coast E QLD
611 (25.5) ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
608 (25.3) BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
94/16 YOUNG AIRPORT SW Slopes N NSW
81/13 GUNNEDAH AIRPORT AWS NW Slopes S NSW
80/01 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
78/10 MANDURAH Lower West WA
72/16 HOPETOUN NORTH Lower West 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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT
6.2mm in 18 min to 01:30 20.7mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
    CW Plains N
COONAMBLE AIRPORT AWS
8.0mm in 40 min to 12:40 12.0mm/h
    N Tablelands W
GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS
7.2mm in 37 min to 21:00 11.7mm/h
    MidNorth Coast N
KEMPSEY AIRPORT AWS
18.8mm in 1 hr to 20:00 18.8mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 22:00 7.0mm/h
    MidNorth Coast S
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS
14.0mm in 40 min to 18:40 21.0mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 9.0mm/h
    Hunter Valley
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF
4.4mm in 12 min to 09:30 22.0mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.0mm/h
MANGROVE MOUNTAIN AWS
17.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.7mm/h
    C Tablelands N
NULLO MOUNTAIN AWS
15.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 5.0mm/h
    C Tablelands S
BATHURST AGRICULTURAL STATION
47.0mm in 6 hr to 15:00 7.8mm/h
KATOOMBA (NARROW NECK RD)
39.0mm in 6 hr to 15:00 6.5mm/h
BATHURST AIRPORT AWS
20.2mm in 1 hr to 11:00 20.2mm/h
32.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 10.7mm/h
MOUNT BOYCE AWS
24.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 8.0mm/h
OBERON (JENOLAN CAVES ROAD)
55.0mm in 6 hr to 15:00 9.2mm/h
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS
12.6mm in 1 hr to 12:00 12.6mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 8.3mm/h
8.0mm in 36 min to 22:36 13.3mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 23:00 11.2mm/h
    CW Slopes S
PARKES AIRPORT AWS
38.4mm in 3 hr to 20:00 12.8mm/h
44.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 14.7mm/h
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS
11.4mm in 1 hr to 06:00 11.4mm/h
    Sydney--west
RICHMOND RAAF
16.0mm in 3 hr to 10:00 5.3mm/h
BADGERYS CREEK AIRPORT AWS
13.6mm in 1 hr to 12:00 13.6mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 9.0mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 12:30 12.0mm/h
PENRITH LAKES AWS
11.2mm in 30 min to 11:30 22.4mm/h
16.2mm in 1 hr to 11:30 16.2mm/h
15.8mm in 1 hr to 12:00 15.8mm/h
33.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 11.0mm/h
HORSLEY PARK EQUESTRIAN CENTRE AWS
18.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 6.0mm/h
    Illawarra
JERVIS BAY (PT PERPENDICULAR AWS)
20.4mm in 1 hr to 18:00 20.4mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.0mm/h
CAMDEN AIRPORT AWS
11.8mm in 1 hr to 11:30 11.8mm/h
10.2mm in 30 min to 12:00 20.4mm/h
17.2mm in 1 hr to 12:00 17.2mm/h
26.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 8.7mm/h
17.6mm in 1 hr to 12:30 17.6mm/h
    South Coast
MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE
23.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.7mm/h
ULLADULLA AWS
23.2mm in 2 hr to 19:00 11.6mm/h
MORUYA AIRPORT AWS
25.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 8.3mm/h
    SW Slopes S
WAGGA WAGGA AMO
11.4mm in 41 min to 18:00 16.7mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 18:00 11.4mm/h
    SW Slopes N
YOUNG AIRPORT
10.8mm in 29 min to 17:29 22.3mm/h
15.6mm in 1 hr 17 min to 19:00 12.2mm/h
    Riverina E
YANCO AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE
18.8mm in 1 hr to 15:00 18.8mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 6.3mm/h
ISLANDS
    Islands
POINT FAWCETT
12.0mm in 20 min to 16:50 36.0mm/h
17.0mm in 1 hr to 17:30 17.0mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.7mm/h
No reports of wind gusts above 90km/h or sustained winds above 63km/h