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National Daily Weather Summary

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
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Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 1142 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

TAS

Midlands

093049

MOUNT SEYMOUR

28.8

22.8

20/12/1995

13

TAS

Derwent Valley

095062

HAMILTON (CLYDE RIVER)

33.6

16.2

02/12/1997

11

29.6

11/10/1999

11

TAS

Derwent Valley

095063

MAYDENA POST OFFICE

62.8

38.8

24/12/2000

14

57.0

07/02/1999

14

Lowest minimum temperature

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040764

GOLD COAST SEAWAY

15.1

15.5

12/12/2002

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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 21:52EST, 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 23.4 -6.1 14.1 -2.2 10.7 0.0 7.6 -- 375 (15.6) 45/13
PERTH AIRPORT 23.4 -5.5 16.0 +1.2 15.4 0.0 5.2 4.1 487 (20.3) 54/14
ALBANY AIRPORT 24.1 +1.0 12.2 -0.2 9.9 0.2 5.8 10.4 489 (20.4) 59/14
BUNBURY 21.3 -5.8 15.9 +2.6 -- 0.8 -- -- 520 (21.7) 54/22
MANDURAH 20.3 -- 16.7 -- -- 0.2 -- -- 541 (22.5) 57/12
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.4 +1.8 25.9 +0.6 25.6 1.2 2.4 9.6 260 (10.8) 34/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 36.8 +1.4 25.3 +5.1 23.0 0.0 12.2 7.5 358 (14.9) 43/15
WHYALLA AERO 28.8 +0.7 16.4 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 351 (14.6) 41/17
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 23.1 -3.9 14.9 -0.6 9.7 0.0 4.4 12.7 307 (12.8) 46/08
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 25.0 +2.1 7.6 -2.3 5.4 0.0 3.6 11.1 467 (19.5) 72/10
MOUNT ISA AERO 40.1 +2.9 20.0 -3.1 18.0 0.0 11.4 9.9 262 (10.9) 46/17
CAIRNS AERO 32.7 +1.3 23.4 0.0 21.6 0.0 7.6 7.0 207 ( 8.6) 32/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 33.6 +2.1 25.8 +1.7 23.4 0.0 8.4 11.8 267 (11.1) 37/12
MACKAY MO 35.1 +5.0 26.1 +3.2 -- 0.0 -- 11.3 422 (17.6) 52/14
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 35.0 +2.9 24.8 +3.6 23.6 0.0 6.6 -- 254 (10.6) 35/16
BUNDABERG AERO 29.3 -0.1 22.0 +1.5 -- 12.6 7.4 -- 296 (12.3) 37/12
NAMBOUR DPI 30.9 +1.7 14.4 -3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 28.5 +1.3 15.0 -4.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 179 ( 7.5) 31/13
BRISBANE AERO 30.0 +1.7 15.4 -4.7 11.2 0.0 10.0 13.3 331 (13.8) 43/16
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 27.3 -0.4 12.1 -4.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 394 (16.4) 35/12
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 28.8 -2.2 12.2 -5.3 9.1 0.0 6.2 -- 218 ( 9.1) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 27.2 +0.9 13.9 -4.2 10.1 0.0 5.8 12.3 307 (12.8) 35/17
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 27.6 +1.0 13.6 -3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 31.2 +4.0 12.2 -4.3 10.3 0.0 12.0 13.1 562 (23.4) 55/09
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 30.8 +3.9 10.1 -5.2 7.8 0.0 -- -- 155 ( 6.5) 34/14
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- 8.4 -2.9 0.5 0.2 2.4 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 30.2 -1.3 9.1 -6.8 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 31.8 +6.1 16.8 -0.7 12.6 0.0 8.0 13.1 583 (24.3) 46/14
RICHMOND RAAF 30.9 +2.2 13.3 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 440 (18.3) 52/13
BELLAMBI AWS 30.3 +6.2 13.6 -3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 383 (16.0) 57/14
CANBERRA AIRPORT 26.1 0.0 10.1 -1.3 7.0 0.0 3.6 13.0 517 (21.5) 55/16
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 30.1 +0.7 8.2 -5.5 6.1 0.0 5.8 10.9 374 (15.6) 61/17
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 27.7 -1.7 9.0 -4.7 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 34.6 +4.5 12.4 -2.4 8.5 0.0 8.4 12.7 365 (15.2) 81/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 30.8 +3.4 7.6 -4.6 6.7 0.0 -- -- 327 (13.6) 65/17
BENDIGO AIRPORT 31.5 +4.5 5.5 -6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 256 (10.7) 78/16
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 30.4 +6.2 11.8 -1.1 9.7 0.0 2.4 -- 153 ( 6.4) 37/13
GEELONG AIRPORT 31.3 +8.4 8.1 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 391 (16.3) 96/14
BALLARAT AERODROME 27.3 +4.7 3.8 -5.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 357 (14.9) 81/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 20.3 -2.1 11.3 +0.7 -- 6.8 -- -- 198 ( 8.3) 46/14
HOBART AIRPORT 21.3 +0.7 11.6 +0.9 11.5 34.0 0.4 7.8 216 ( 9.0) 39/18
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
42.0 TREPELL AIRPORT Northwest QLD
42.0 URANDANGIE Northwest QLD
42.0 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
42.0 MCARTHUR RIVER MINE N Rivers NT

+8.9 : 30.0 AIREYS INLET W Coast VIC
+8.4 : 31.3 GEELONG AIRPORT W Central VIC
+8.3 : 32.0 LAVERTON RAAF W Central VIC
+7.7 : 31.7 AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
+7.4 : 31.7 ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC

30.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
29.9 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
29.7 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
29.4 MORNINGTON ISLAND Gulf Country QLD
29.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
29.0 SWEERS ISLAND Gulf Country QLD

+6.0 : 27.0 TERRITORY GRAPE FARM N Plateau NT
+5.1 : 25.3 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+5.1 : 18.9 HYDEN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+4.3 : 24.7 ARLTUNGA N Plateau NT
+4.3 : 28.1 CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD

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

6.4 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
10.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
10.4 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
11.5 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
12.3 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-9.5 : 18.5 KARNET Lower West WA
-8.9 : 19.0 BICKLEY Lower West WA
-8.3 : 19.8 DONNYBROOK Lower West WA
-8.2 : 23.8 YORK Cent Wheatbelt WA

0.9 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1.5 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.0 MOUNT GININI Goulburn/Monaro NSW
2.6 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
2.9 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-9.3 : 4.8 EYRE Eucla WA
-8.2 : 12.2 ST GEORGE AIRPORT Maranoa QLD
-8.1 : 14.0 LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD
-7.9 : 12.5 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
-7.8 : 14.2 ISISFORD POST OFFICE Central West QLD

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.
85.5 BULEY ROCKHOLE N Rivers NT
83.2 WUDIKAPILDIYERR N Rivers NT
62.8 MAYDENA POST OFFICE Derwent Valley TAS
54.4 BREONA (LOWER HAULAGE ROAD) Central Plateau TAS
53.0 LIAWENEE COMPARISON Central Plateau TAS

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
85.5 BULEY ROCKHOLE
83.2 WUDIKAPILDIYERR

TASMANIA
Derwent Valley
62.8 MAYDENA POST OFFICE
Central Plateau
54.4 BREONA (LOWER HAULAGE ROAD)
53.0 LIAWENEE COMPARISON
51.0 LIAWENEE

13.7 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
13.5 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
13.4 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
13.4 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
13.3 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
13.3 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
13.3 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW

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4.1 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
3.6 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
3.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
0.0 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

1511 (63.0) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1260 (52.5) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
1139 (47.5) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1124 (46.8) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
1100 (45.8) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
1094 (45.6) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1087 (45.3) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1036 (43.2) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
930 (38.8) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
825 (34.4) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
769 (32.0) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
747 (31.1) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
738 (30.8) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
732 (30.5) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
706 (29.4) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
695 (29.0) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
681 (28.4) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
676 (28.2) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
661 (27.5) MOSS VALE AWS Illawarra NSW
658 (27.4) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
658 (27.4) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
657 (27.4) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
652 (27.2) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
645 (26.9) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
643 (26.8) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
634 (26.4) JERVIS BAY (PT PERPENDICULAR AWS) Illawarra NSW
634 (26.4) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
631 (26.3) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
625 (26.0) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
604 (25.2) GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
106/22 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
104/16 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
104/15 COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
100/13 LOOKOUT HILL Western Plains VIC
98/18 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
98/22 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
96/14 GEELONG AIRPORT W Central VIC
94/12 PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
94/21 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
91/11 NHILL AERODROME Wimmera N VIC
91/21 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC

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
  N Kimberley
MOUNT ELIZABETH
42.0mm in 6 hr to 15:00 7.0mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
  N Rivers
DALY WATERS AWS
24.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 8.0mm/h
DELAMERE WEAPONS RANGE
29.0mm in 3 hr to 23:30 9.7mm/h
  N Plateau
TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT
13.0mm in 11 min to 18:14 70.9mm/h
29.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 9.7mm/h
QUEENSLAND
  Wide Bay/Burnett
LADY ELLIOT ISLAND
21.4mm in 46 min to 06:54 27.9mm/h
35.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 11.7mm/h
BUNDABERG AERO
12.6mm in 1 hr to 08:00 12.6mm/h
  Brisbane/SE Coast
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT
15.6mm in 1 hr to 02:00 15.6mm/h
9.6mm in 54 min to 02:54 10.7mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 9.0mm/h

NORTHERN TERRITORY
  N Plateau
TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT : 70(350/ 63 ) at 18:01
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
  W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 76(290/ 65 ) at 04:25
  Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
CAPE WILLOUGHBY : 85(340/ 69 ) at 06:20
VICTORIA
  Mallee S
SWAN HILL AERODROME : 80(270/ 65 ) at 15:42
  Wimmera N
NHILL AERODROME : 91(300/ 50 ) at 12:46
  Upper NE
MT HOTHAM : 95(340/ 63 ) at 18:30
  W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 91(270/ 59 ) at 22:30
  W Central
GEELONG AIRPORT : 96(250/ 63 ) at 16:01
  Western Plains
BALLARAT AERODROME : 78(310/ 69 ) at 15:18
LOOKOUT HILL : 100(320/ 56 ) at 14:31
  W Coast
COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) : 104(250/ 83 ) at 17:01
TASMANIA
  N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 98(270/ 65 ) at 20:00
  Southeast
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 83(230/ 72 ) at 05:00
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 83(270/ 65 ) at 05:11
ISLANDS
  Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 106(260/ 83 ) at 23:33