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Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 1018 EST on 15/08/2006. 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

Brisbane/SE Coast

040809

MOUNT MC EUEN

59.2

51.2

22/11/1995

16

QLD

Darling Downs E

041370

YAGABURNE

50.0

44.0

18/11/1974

52

NSW

NW Slopes N

054125

CARODA (ROSEBERRY PARK)

111.0

71.0

18/11/1992

36

NSW

NW Slopes S

055148

KOOTINGAL POST OFFICE

72.0

50.8

01/11/1966

45

Highest minimum temperature

WA

Goldfields

012305

LAVERTON AERO

28.5

27.8

26/11/2000

13

Highest maximum temperature

WA

Goldfields

012090

YEELIRRIE

42.6

42.4

30/11/2002

30

WA

Goldfields

012305

LAVERTON AERO

42.5

42.0

26/11/2000

13

WA

Goldfields

012314

LEINSTER AERO

42.8

42.7

26/11/2000

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Summary of observations

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Data is as received at 21:49EST, 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 31.0 +3.9 13.1 -0.7 10.7 0.0 7.2 -- 362 (15.1) 58/17
PERTH AIRPORT 29.1 +3.3 16.6 +4.0 13.9 0.0 8.0 13.0 336 (14.0) 39/13
ALBANY AIRPORT 20.4 -0.4 13.1 +2.3 9.6 0.0 3.6 9.2 318 (13.3) 41/16
BUNBURY 25.7 +1.5 13.4 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 276 (11.5) 39/16
MANDURAH 25.2 -- 16.9 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 318 (13.3) 54/22
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.1 -1.2 23.2 -2.1 22.5 41.4 10.2 4.4 363 (15.1) 52/07
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 37.7 +4.1 16.2 -1.7 -- 0.0 15.4 13.3 307 (12.8) 37/15
WHYALLA AERO 26.9 +0.4 16.3 +2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 454 (18.9) 35/23
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 28.4 +3.3 16.9 +2.9 13.9 0.0 5.4 6.1 255 (10.6) 26/00
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 23.5 +3.1 8.2 -0.2 5.4 0.0 4.6 8.1 395 (16.5) 32/08
MOUNT ISA AERO 34.9 -1.5 19.5 -1.9 18.7 3.2 7.0 10.6 272 (11.3) 37/18
CAIRNS AERO 30.7 +0.1 23.1 +0.8 21.2 0.0 8.2 1.2 374 (15.6) 32/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.7 -0.1 23.1 +0.2 21.9 0.4 8.8 2.4 448 (18.7) 34/02
MACKAY M.O 28.2 -1.0 22.6 +0.9 -- 0.0 -- 0.2 309 (12.9) 22/02
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 32.5 +1.3 22.5 +3.0 20.5 0.0 8.0 -- 248 (10.3) 32/14
BUNDABERG AERO 28.6 +0.3 21.8 +2.9 -- 0.0 6.6 -- 277 (11.5) 41/19
NAMBOUR DPI 26.0 -2.0 19.8 +3.5 -- 12.2 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 27.1 +1.3 18.8 +0.6 -- 26.4 -- -- 242 (10.1) 44/15
BRISBANE AERO 26.6 -0.2 19.7 +1.7 17.3 1.6 5.0 2.2 287 (12.0) 39/17
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 23.9 -1.8 16.9 +2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 409 (17.0) 65/21
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 30.0 +1.7 15.6 +0.6 13.6 0.0 7.8 -- 291 (12.1) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 23.3 -1.6 19.0 +2.9 18.1 1.6 4.4 0.2 484 (20.2) 37/13
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.8 -2.1 17.6 +2.6 -- 21.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 23.3 -2.1 17.6 +3.3 17.4 0.8 2.4 3.0 540 (22.5) 37/16
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 20.7 -4.4 16.1 +3.0 14.6 4.6 -- -- 148 ( 6.2) 34/18
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 19.4 -1.7 9.5 +0.4 5.0 5.0 13.0 4.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 28.6 +0.2 15.4 +1.8 -- 0.6 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 21.9 -2.1 17.0 +1.7 16.0 0.2 3.2 1.7 582 (24.3) 35/22
RICHMOND RAAF 20.6 -6.0 15.4 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 239 (10.0) 30/14
BELLAMBI AWS 20.7 -1.4 15.2 -0.4 -- 0.6 -- -- 455 (19.0) 26/23
CANBERRA AIRPORT 20.1 -2.6 11.8 +3.0 10.3 0.0 1.8 3.6 326 (13.6) 39/18
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 27.0 +1.3 14.7 +4.0 12.5 0.0 10.6 8.5 621 (25.9) 55/16
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 25.9 -0.1 13.8 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 32.4 +5.0 12.1 -0.4 9.4 0.0 8.0 7.1 269 (11.2) 24/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 27.2 +2.6 14.6 +4.5 12.4 0.0 5.0 -- 296 (12.3) 35/11
BENDIGO AIRPORT 27.2 +3.0 12.1 +2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 353 (14.7) 32/23
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 27.9 +6.0 13.2 +2.0 10.9 0.0 6.4 -- 130 ( 5.4) 26/17
GEELONG AIRPORT 23.1 +2.1 12.4 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 477 (19.9) 35/15
BALLARAT AERODROME 24.7 +5.1 9.9 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 527 (22.0) 43/23
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 21.5 +1.1 10.8 +1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 196 ( 8.2) 28/18
HOBART AIRPORT 21.3 +2.3 10.1 +0.9 7.9 0.0 4.4 11.2 253 (10.5) 41/19
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

44.5 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA
44.4 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
43.8 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
43.3 TELFER AERO Interior WA
43.2 CARNEGIE Interior WA

+11.7 : 42.5 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
+11.1 : 35.2 EUCLA Eucla WA
+10.7 : 42.9 LEONORA Goldfields WA
+10.5 : 42.8 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
+9.7 : 42.6 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA

29.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
28.5 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
28.4 WITTENOOM W Pilbara WA
27.6 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
27.5 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
27.5 WILUNA Interior WA

+11.7 : 28.5 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
+10.3 : 26.5 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
+9.6 : 27.5 WILUNA Interior WA
+8.5 : 27.2 MEEKATHARRA AIRPORT E Gascoyne WA
+8.5 : 26.6 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA

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

10.2 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
11.7 MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
11.8 KATOOMBA (NARROW NECK RD) C Tablelands S NSW
13.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
13.6 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC

-8.3 : 11.8 KATOOMBA (NARROW NECK RD) C Tablelands S NSW
-8.3 : 11.7 MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
-6.8 : 31.2 CROYDON TOWNSHIP Gulf Country QLD
-6.3 : 15.0 TARALGA POST OFFICE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.2 : 15.8 BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast NSW

1.2 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
2.5 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
2.9 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
4.0 MOUNT GININI Goulburn/Monaro NSW
4.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-5.4 : 7.4 CAMDEN AIRPORT AWS Illawarra NSW
-3.6 : 10.0 NOWRA RAN AIR STATION AWS Illawarra NSW
-3.6 : 8.3 MALLACOOTA E Gippsland VIC
-3.5 : 7.4 BROOKTON Cent Wheatbelt WA
-3.4 : 21.1 PINE CREEK COUNCIL N Rivers NT

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.
77.0 MINNIE WATER PUMP SHED North Coast NSW
75.8 YAMBA PILOT STATION North Coast NSW
72.0 KOOTINGAL POST OFFICE NW Slopes S NSW
68.0 YIRRKALA TROPICAL GARDENS N Rivers NT
65.0 LILLINGSTONE Darling Downs E QLD

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
68.0 YIRRKALA TROPICAL GARDENS
63.2 HOWARD SPRINGS
60.0 JINDARE
56.0 POINT STUART AWS
56.0 BEATRICE HILL
53.6 CSIRO BERRIMAH
52.6 THORAK CEMETERY

QUEENSLAND
Gulf Country
54.0 GERETA STATION
Upper Carpentaria
54.0 LOLWORTH STATION
Brisbane/SE Coast
59.2 MOUNT MC EUEN
55.0 CHESTERFIELD ROAD
52.0 WONGAWALLAN ALERT
50.2 OXENFORD (OBERON WAY)
Darling Downs E
65.0 LILLINGSTONE
50.0 YAGABURNE

NEW SOUTH WALES
NW Plains E
50.0 BOGGABILLA POST OFFICE
NW Slopes S
72.0 KOOTINGAL POST OFFICE
N Tablelands W
52.0 WALCHA (THEE ST)
North Coast
77.0 MINNIE WATER PUMP SHED
75.8 YAMBA PILOT STATION
55.0 TUMBULGUM (BAWDEN ST)
52.0 WOOLI (SANDSTONE HILL)
MidNorth Coast N
64.0 THORA POST OFFICE
53.2 DORRIGO (OLD CORAMBA RD)
MidNorth Coast S
56.0 BUNGWAHL

13.3 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
13.0 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
12.6 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
12.6 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
12.4 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT

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1.7 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
1.2 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
0.4 ALSTONVILLE TROPICAL FRUIT RESEARCH STAT North Coast NSW
0.2 MACKAY M.O Central Coast E QLD
0.2 COFFS HARBOUR MO MidNorth Coast N NSW

1175 (49.0) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1078 (44.9) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
750 (31.3) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
732 (30.5) NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW
723 (30.1) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
705 (29.4) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
700 (29.2) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
696 (29.0) RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
672 (28.0) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
669 (27.9) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
667 (27.8) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
654 (27.3) RHYLL E Central VIC
635 (26.5) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
621 (25.9) WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
617 (25.7) NOARLUNGA Adelaide/Lofty SA
608 (25.3) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
85/22 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
83/15 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
81/20 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
80/22 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
78/18 TRANGIE RESEARCH STATION AWS CW Plains N NSW

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
31.4mm in 1 hr to 07:30 31.4mm/h
41.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 13.7mm/h
JABIRU AIRPORT
14.2mm in 29 min to 18:30 29.4mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.0mm/h
POINT STUART AWS
55.0mm in 3 hr to 00:30 18.3mm/h
19.6mm in 1 hr 28 min to 00:31 13.4mm/h
56.0mm in 3 hr to 01:30 18.7mm/h
GOVE AIRPORT
21.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 7.0mm/h
NGAYAWILI
17.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.7mm/h
GROOTE EYLANDT AIRPORT AWS
14.4mm in 1 hr to 16:30 14.4mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.3mm/h
TINDAL RAAF
11.0mm in 1 hr to 00:30 11.0mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 01:00 10.2mm/h
QUEENSLAND
    Wide Bay/Burnett
GAYNDAH AIRPORT
20.8mm in 1 hr to 03:00 20.8mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 7.0mm/h
    Brisbane/SE Coast
DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE
11.0mm in 30 min to 23:30 22.0mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 23:30 11.0mm/h
GYMPIE
17.4mm in 1 hr to 22:00 17.4mm/h
ARCHERFIELD AIRPORT
13.6mm in 1 hr to 13:30 13.6mm/h
BEERBURRUM FOREST STN
18.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.0mm/h
BRISBANE
13.8mm in 30 min to 13:00 27.6mm/h
15.2mm in 1 hr to 13:00 15.2mm/h
14.0mm in 1 hr to 13:30 14.0mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.0mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
    MidNorth Coast N
KEMPSEY AIRPORT AWS
12.4mm in 1 hr to 15:00 12.4mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 8.3mm/h
    MidNorth Coast S
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS
13.8mm in 1 hr to 09:00 13.8mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 7.0mm/h
    CW Slopes S
FORBES AIRPORT AWS
9.2mm in 38 min to 15:00 14.5mm/h
    SW Slopes N
TEMORA AIRPORT
10.4mm in 1 hr to 18:00 10.4mm/h

QUEENSLAND
    Far SW
BALLERA GAS FIELD : 83(150/ 63 ) at 16:00
VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 72( 50/ 63 ) at 06:00
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 80( 90/ 63 ) at 22:30