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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 1144 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 maximum temperature

NT

Darwin-Daly

014153

BLACK POINT

35.3

35.2

28/12/1991

15

35.3

24/10/1998

16

Lowest maximum temperature

WA

Lower West

009037

BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN

21.0

21.0

01/12/2001

33

Equal to record.

Highest daily average wind speed - anemometer above 3m (km/h)

WA

SW & S Coast

009518

CAPE LEEUWIN

53.3

51.9

16/12/1996

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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 23.5 -6.0 18.5 +2.2 17.5 0.0 8.4 -- 512 (21.3) 50/15
PERTH AIRPORT 20.1 -8.8 15.4 +0.6 13.8 0.6 7.0 8.3 628 (26.2) 55/14
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.6 -6.5 10.5 -1.9 8.7 2.6 8.4 8.5 579 (24.1) 63/12
BUNBURY 18.9 -8.2 13.9 +0.6 -- 1.6 -- -- 606 (25.3) 55/13
MANDURAH 19.6 -- 15.3 -- -- 0.2 -- -- 679 (28.3) 55/07
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.7 +2.1 26.2 +0.9 25.4 2.2 6.8 5.2 361 (15.0) 30/02
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 39.1 +3.7 24.1 +3.9 23.0 0.0 11.6 11.1 310 (12.9) 41/09
WHYALLA AERO 37.4 +9.3 11.4 -4.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 337 (14.0) 46/17
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 32.0 +5.0 11.5 -4.0 7.2 0.0 6.8 12.8 301 (12.5) 34/14
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 27.9 +5.0 8.5 -1.4 6.5 0.0 5.8 13.1 595 (24.8) 45/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 39.0 +1.8 25.6 +2.5 24.5 1.0 10.4 3.2 336 (14.0) 50/14
CAIRNS AERO 33.1 +1.7 23.2 -0.2 21.5 0.4 4.8 11.7 196 ( 8.2) 28/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 33.5 +2.0 27.1 +3.0 25.4 0.0 8.2 12.6 -- 35/14
MACKAY MO 33.9 +3.8 26.0 +3.1 -- 0.0 -- 11.2 469 (19.5) 39/13
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 34.7 +2.6 23.0 +1.8 21.5 0.0 8.0 -- 226 ( 9.4) 35/14
BUNDABERG AERO 30.9 +1.5 24.0 +3.5 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 343 (14.3) 45/14
NAMBOUR DPI 33.2 +4.0 20.1 +1.9 -- 23.8 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 28.7 +1.5 17.7 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 267 (11.1) 35/13
BRISBANE AERO 30.4 +2.1 19.7 -0.4 17.0 0.0 8.2 12.8 335 (14.0) 41/15
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 31.2 +3.5 15.6 -1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 270 (11.3) 30/13
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 34.8 +3.8 15.9 -1.6 11.2 0.0 7.8 -- 153 ( 6.4) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 32.3 +6.0 13.8 -4.3 9.6 0.0 7.8 11.3 351 (14.6) 41/12
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 34.4 +7.8 12.5 -4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 38.0 +10.8 13.2 -3.3 9.8 0.0 11.8 13.1 463 (19.3) 61/12
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 35.2 +8.3 15.2 -0.1 12.0 0.0 -- -- 148 ( 6.2) 34/09
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 24.9 +0.5 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 13.2 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 35.8 +4.3 17.7 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 30.6 +4.9 20.6 +3.1 13.0 0.0 10.0 12.8 453 (18.9) 35/10
RICHMOND RAAF 35.9 +7.2 18.2 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 301 (12.5) 50/15
BELLAMBI AWS 22.4 -1.7 20.0 +2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 498 (20.8) 50/01
CANBERRA AIRPORT 28.3 +2.2 15.5 +4.1 11.8 0.0 12.0 13.0 614 (25.6) 52/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 29.3 -0.1 9.6 -4.1 7.7 0.0 7.8 13.9 355 (14.8) 30/00
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 27.0 -2.4 10.5 -3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 32.6 +2.5 10.9 -3.9 7.6 0.0 15.0 13.1 485 (20.2) 32/17
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 26.9 -0.5 6.6 -5.6 5.5 20.03 14.0 -- 413 (17.2) 22/08
BENDIGO AIRPORT 27.2 +0.2 5.4 -6.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 445 (18.5) 35/12
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 28.1 +3.9 13.5 +0.6 9.6 0.0 6.8 -- 230 ( 9.6) 22/13
GEELONG AIRPORT 26.0 +3.1 9.4 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 559 (23.3) 35/12
BALLARAT AERODROME 24.7 +2.1 5.2 -4.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 576 (24.0) 34/16
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 23.0 +0.6 12.8 +2.2 -- 0.8 -- -- 415 (17.3) 43/08
HOBART AIRPORT 21.4 +0.8 11.4 +0.7 9.7 5.0 5.4 12.5 405 (16.9) 54/09
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

44.3 JULIA CREEK AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
44.1 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
44.0 TOORAK RESEARCH STATION Gulf Country QLD
43.8 WINTON AIRPORT Northwest QLD
43.7 WINDORAH POST OFFICE Channel Country QLD

+12.3 : 39.6 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+12.3 : 36.8 ELLISTON W Agricultural SA
+11.2 : 36.0 NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW
+10.8 : 38.0 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
+10.5 : 35.4 NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW

31.7 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA
31.4 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
30.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
29.9 CLONCURRY AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
29.8 MORNINGTON ISLAND Gulf Country QLD

+13.9 : 31.7 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA
+8.2 : 31.4 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
+5.6 : 27.2 BLACKWATER WATER TREAT Central Highlands QLD
+5.2 : 20.1 CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS Hunter Valley NSW
+5.1 : 21.4 PROSPECT DAM Sydney--west NSW

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

12.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
14.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
14.2 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
15.0 SHANNON Lower West WA
15.2 MOOGARA (UXBRIDGE BACK ROAD) Derwent Valley TAS

-11.0 : 21.0 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
-10.7 : 21.4 BEVERLEY Cent Wheatbelt WA
-10.6 : 20.4 BROOKTON Cent Wheatbelt WA
-10.5 : 19.8 WANDERING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-10.5 : 21.5 GOOMALLING Cent Wheatbelt WA

1.3 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
2.5 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
2.9 MT HOTHAM AIRPORT Upper NE VIC
2.9 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-7.0 : 7.5 EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
-7.0 : 6.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-6.9 : 4.3 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-6.4 : 7.0 ROSEDALE (TURRETFIELD RESEARCH CENTRE) Adelaide/Lofty SA

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.
832.0 SEVEN HILLS RADIO 2WS Sydney--west NSW
96.0 FOSSIL DOWNS W Kimberley WA
86.4 VICTORIA RIVER ROADHOUSE N Rivers NT
86.0 GOGO STATION W Kimberley WA
78.0 LAKEFIELD NATIONAL PARK S Peninsula QLD

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
W Kimberley
96.0 FOSSIL DOWNS
86.0 GOGO STATION
55.6 FITZROY CROSSING AERO

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
86.4 VICTORIA RIVER ROADHOUSE
57.0 MARY RIVER RANGERS

QUEENSLAND
S Peninsula
78.0 LAKEFIELD NATIONAL PARK
Brisbane/SE Coast
57.2 LANDSBOROUGH POST OFFICE

NEW SOUTH WALES
Sydney--west
832.0 SEVEN HILLS RADIO 2WS

14.2 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
13.9 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
13.7 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
13.7 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
13.5 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW

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8.2 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
6.3 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
5.2 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
4.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
3.2 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD

1279 (53.3) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1229 (51.2) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
988 (41.2) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
984 (41.0) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
949 (39.5) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
943 (39.3) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
935 (39.0) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
928 (38.7) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
927 (38.6) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
924 (38.5) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
914 (38.1) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
846 (35.3) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
810 (33.8) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
775 (32.3) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
770 (32.1) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
736 (30.7) CHEADANUP Goldfields WA
735 (30.6) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
729 (30.4) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
726 (30.3) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
726 (30.3) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
723 (30.1) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
713 (29.7) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
704 (29.3) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
689 (28.7) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
685 (28.5) SWANBOURNE Lower West WA
683 (28.5) JACUP Cent Wheatbelt WA
682 (28.4) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
679 (28.3) MANDURAH Lower West WA
673 (28.0) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
670 (27.9) PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
666 (27.8) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
661 (27.5) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
655 (27.3) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
653 (27.2) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
653 (27.2) CUNDERDIN AIRFIELD Cent Wheatbelt WA
628 (26.2) PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
622 (25.9) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
621 (25.9) JANDAKOT AERO Lower West WA
617 (25.7) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
614 (25.6) CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
613 (25.5) CAPE JAFFA (CURLEY HILLS) Lower SE SA
612 (25.5) KILMORE GAP N Central VIC
609 (25.4) LAKE GRACE Cent Wheatbelt WA
607 (25.3) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
606 (25.3) BUNBURY Lower West WA
606 (25.3) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
605 (25.2) SWAN HILL AERODROME Mallee S VIC
605 (25.2) PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA
603 (25.1) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
600 (25.0) WALPEUP RESEARCH Mallee N VIC
100/23 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
96/01 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
93/23 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
91/13 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
84/21 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
  W Kimberley
FITZROY CROSSING AERO
46.6mm in 1 hr to 03:00 46.6mm/h
50.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 16.7mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
  N Rivers
MIDDLE POINT AWS
15.6mm in 36 min to 18:30 26.0mm/h
15.8mm in 1 hr to 18:30 15.8mm/h
DELAMERE WEAPONS RANGE
29.4mm in 30 min to 00:00 58.8mm/h
29.4mm in 1 hr to 00:00 29.4mm/h
32.6mm in 1 hr to 00:30 32.6mm/h
  N Plateau
WULUNGURRU
23.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 7.7mm/h
QUEENSLAND
  Northwest
CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP
7.8mm in 10 min to 13:21 46.8mm/h
TASMANIA
  W Coast
MOUNT READ
16.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 5.3mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
  Lower West
BUSSELTON JETTY : 72(250/ 63 ) at 12:30
NEW SOUTH WALES
  Goulburn/Monaro
MOUNT GININI : 102(260/ 37 ) at 04:19
VICTORIA
  W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 96(270/ 63 ) at 02:30
TASMANIA
  N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 91(270/ 65 ) at 00:00
  E Coast
SWAN ISLAND : 80(270/ 67 ) at 04:15
  Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 87(320/ 78 ) at 14:00
ISLANDS
  Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 100(260/ 83 ) at 00:00