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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
significant newsworthy major

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Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 1146 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
Lowest grass minimum temperature

WA

Cent Wheatbelt

010035

CUNDERDIN

3.5

3.9

02/12/1998

19

Lowest maximum temperature

WA

Lower West

009037

BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN

21.0

21.0

05/12/2005

33

Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

WA

Lower West

009172

JANDAKOT AERO

19.6

19.6

01/12/1998

15

Equal to record.

WA

Lower West

009240

BICKLEY

16.0

16.0

01/12/1998

12

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 21:53EST, 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 22.5 -7.0 15.6 -0.7 13.9 0.0 8.0 -- 556 (23.2) 48/15
PERTH AIRPORT 20.1 -8.8 12.7 -2.1 9.6 0.2 6.8 6.1 598 (24.9) 46/12
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.2 -6.9 9.1 -3.3 7.8 6.4 4.0 6.1 448 (18.7) 58/15
BUNBURY 19.0 -8.1 11.2 -2.1 -- 1.6 -- -- 483 (20.1) 43/05
MANDURAH 19.4 -- 13.8 -- -- 0.4 -- -- 603 (25.1) 48/00
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.5 +0.9 25.6 +0.3 25.2 7.4 6.0 4.4 294 (12.3) 41/07
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 37.8 +2.4 23.6 +3.4 21.7 0.0 15.6 -- 361 (15.0) 72/11
WHYALLA AERO 26.0 -2.1 18.8 +3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 372 (15.5) 59/23
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 24.2 -2.8 17.1 +1.6 15.5 0.6 4.6 11.3 262 (10.9) 54/00
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 21.9 -1.0 15.1 +5.2 12.2 0.0 8.0 7.1 394 (16.4) 45/16
MOUNT ISA AERO 38.4 +1.2 24.4 +1.3 23.0 0.4 7.6 2.2 270 (11.3) 50/15
CAIRNS AERO 33.1 +1.7 24.2 +0.8 22.5 0.0 8.0 10.2 221 ( 9.2) 34/14
TOWNSVILLE AERO 33.0 +1.5 27.0 +2.9 25.9 0.0 10.0 11.8 456 (19.0) 39/14
MACKAY MO 33.3 +3.2 26.3 +3.4 -- 0.0 -- 11.7 395 (16.5) 32/12
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 34.7 +2.6 23.8 +2.6 21.7 0.0 7.4 -- 264 (11.0) 35/15
BUNDABERG AERO 30.9 +1.5 24.4 +3.9 -- 0.0 6.4 -- 464 (19.3) 39/15
NAMBOUR DPI 34.6 +5.4 23.1 +4.9 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 28.8 +1.6 24.2 +4.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 377 (15.7) 39/10
BRISBANE AERO 30.3 +2.0 21.6 +1.5 18.8 0.0 6.6 12.6 419 (17.5) --
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 33.1 +5.4 20.1 +3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 322 (13.4) 30/07
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 36.8 +5.8 20.4 +2.9 16.0 0.0 9.6 -- 190 ( 7.9) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 38.3 +12.0 20.3 +2.2 15.7 0.0 8.0 11.9 378 (15.8) 50/13
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 30.3 +3.7 17.9 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 34.0 +6.8 19.4 +2.9 16.0 0.0 12.8 9.5 478 (19.9) 55/22
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 30.1 +3.2 19.4 +4.1 17.9 0.0 -- -- 132 ( 5.5) 31/20
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 30.0 +5.6 14.1 +2.8 6.0 0.0 7.0 9.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 38.0 +6.5 18.7 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 28.4 +2.7 19.6 +2.1 18.0 0.0 7.0 6.9 431 (18.0) 55/20
RICHMOND RAAF 34.0 +5.3 18.4 +2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 207 ( 8.6) 48/19
BELLAMBI AWS 25.3 +1.2 18.3 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 157 ( 6.5) 50/18
CANBERRA AIRPORT 30.6 +4.5 8.8 -2.6 6.0 0.0 11.2 8.1 380 (15.8) 85/17
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 30.2 +0.8 12.2 -1.5 10.1 0.0 9.0 4.2 296 (12.3) 59/16
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 23.9 -5.5 11.6 -2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 32.8 +2.7 18.5 +3.7 17.4 0.8 8.8 5.0 -- --
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 20.2 -7.2 11.8 -0.4 10.1 0.0 5.6 -- 229 ( 9.5) 46/07
BENDIGO AIRPORT 22.1 -4.9 11.2 -0.3 -- 0.4 -- -- 224 ( 9.3) 45/06
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 23.0 -1.2 17.1 +4.2 14.2 0.0 8.0 -- 129 ( 5.4) 34/15
GEELONG AIRPORT 24.6 +1.7 10.5 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 289 (12.0) 44/16
BALLARAT AERODROME 19.9 -2.7 13.0 +3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 442 (18.4) 70/17
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 24.4 +2.0 10.1 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 270 (11.3) 48/13
HOBART AIRPORT 28.5 +7.9 10.5 -0.2 7.4 0.0 5.8 8.4 399 (16.6) 55/14
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

44.7 BOURKE AIRPORT AWS Upper Darling NSW
44.6 LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD
44.5 BREWARRINA HOSPITAL Upper Darling NSW
44.2 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
43.6 WALGETT AIRPORT AWS NW Plains W NSW

+12.0 : 38.3 COFFS HARBOUR MO MidNorth Coast N NSW
+10.7 : 36.8 MANGROVE MOUNTAIN AWS Hunter Valley NSW
+10.4 : 42.3 CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT AWS CW Plains S NSW
+10.3 : 38.2 EVANS HEAD RAAF BOMBING RANGE AWS North Coast NSW
+10.2 : 40.0 GRAFTON OLYMPIC POOL North Coast NSW
+10.2 : 42.0 CONDOBOLIN AG RESEARCH STN CW Plains S NSW

30.5 TOORAK RESEARCH STATION Gulf Country QLD
29.8 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
29.6 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
29.6 CENTRE ISLAND N Rivers NT
29.5 BLACK POINT N Rivers NT
29.5 MORNINGTON ISLAND Gulf Country QLD

+10.3 : 25.3 DUNEDOO POST OFFICE CW Slopes N NSW
+8.8 : 29.0 TIBOOBURRA POST OFFICE Far Northwest NSW
+7.8 : 30.5 TOORAK RESEARCH STATION Gulf Country QLD
+7.6 : 28.8 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
+7.2 : 26.7 MARREE NE Pastoral SA

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

14.3 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
15.3 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
16.0 BICKLEY Lower West WA
16.0 SHANNON Lower West WA
16.0 NORTH WALPOLE Lower West WA

-11.9 : 16.0 BICKLEY Lower West WA
-11.3 : 20.8 BEVERLEY Cent Wheatbelt WA
-11.3 : 19.0 WANDERING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-11.0 : 21.0 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
-10.9 : 19.5 GINGIN AERO Lower West WA

1.8 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
2.9 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
3.2 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
3.8 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
4.3 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

-9.3 : 4.5 YORK Cent Wheatbelt WA
-8.9 : 5.7 CUNDERDIN AIRFIELD Cent Wheatbelt WA
-8.3 : 7.0 CUNDERDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-8.2 : 12.8 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne 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.
90.0 BUNDA N Rivers NT
89.9 NITMILUK RANGERS N Rivers NT
50.0 LITTLE YABBA SFR 274 Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
46.4 BAIRNSDALE (MITCHELL RIVER @ ROSEHILL) E Gippsland VIC
45.0 ROCKLANDS Northwest QLD

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
90.0 BUNDA
89.9 NITMILUK RANGERS

QUEENSLAND
Northwest
45.0 ROCKLANDS
Brisbane/SE Coast
50.0 LITTLE YABBA SFR 274

VICTORIA
E Gippsland
46.4 BAIRNSDALE (MITCHELL RIVER @ ROSEHILL)

13.5 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
13.3 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
13.0 ALSTONVILLE TROPICAL FRUIT RESEARCH STAT North Coast NSW
12.6 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
12.5 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
12.5 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
12.5 BRIAN PASTURES Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
12.5 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

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3.6 EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
3.3 LARRIMAH N Rivers NT
2.2 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
1.9 BUNDOORA (LATROBE UNIVERSITY) E Central VIC
1.7 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC

1016 (42.3) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1011 (42.1) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
911 (38.0) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
889 (37.0) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
852 (35.5) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
815 (34.0) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
814 (33.9) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
761 (31.7) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
739 (30.8) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
732 (30.5) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
728 (30.3) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
713 (29.7) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
711 (29.6) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
699 (29.1) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
699 (29.1) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
696 (29.0) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
659 (27.5) HOPETOUN NORTH Lower West WA
644 (26.8) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
643 (26.8) ESPERANCE Lower West WA
637 (26.5) SWANBOURNE Lower West WA
629 (26.2) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
627 (26.1) LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
624 (26.0) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
621 (25.9) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
621 (25.9) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
607 (25.3) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
606 (25.3) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
603 (25.1) MANDURAH Lower West WA
603 (25.1) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
100/15 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
98/12 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
94/23 LEIGH CREEK AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
91/01 RENMARK AERO Murray Valley SA
91/20 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
91/12 DUNNS HILL E Central 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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
  N Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT COMPARISON
15.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 5.0mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
  C Tablelands S
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS
6.0mm in 15 min to 19:16 24.0mm/h
  South Coast
BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS
5.8mm in 3 min to 17:21 116.0mm/h
5.6mm in 14 min to 18:00 24.0mm/h
13.8mm in 1 hr to 18:00 13.8mm/h
ULLADULLA AWS
6.2mm in 6 min to 18:35 62.0mm/h
10.6mm in 1 hr to 19:00 10.6mm/h
VICTORIA
  Lower North
CHARLTON
11.8mm in 30 min to 21:00 23.6mm/h
16.0mm in 1 hr to 21:00 16.0mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 8.3mm/h
21.6mm in 1 hr to 21:30 21.6mm/h
  W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE
5.4mm in 8 min to 20:41 40.5mm/h
17.2mm in 1 hr to 21:00 17.2mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.7mm/h
15.0mm in 1 hr to 21:30 15.0mm/h
  E Central
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE
10.4mm in 1 hr to 20:00 10.4mm/h
MELBOURNE AIRPORT
3.4mm in 2 min to 22:29 102.0mm/h
DUNNS HILL
10.8mm in 30 min to 20:30 21.6mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 20:30 11.8mm/h
13.4mm in 1 hr to 21:00 13.4mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.0mm/h
  N Central
REDESDALE
11.8mm in 1 hr to 19:30 11.8mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.7mm/h
  Western Plains
BALLARAT AERODROME
4.2mm in 3 min to 18:22 84.0mm/h
6.8mm in 9 min to 18:31 45.3mm/h
16.0mm in 1 hr to 19:00 16.0mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.7mm/h
TASMANIA
  N Coast
WYNYARD AIRPORT
11.4mm in 1 hr to 17:00 11.4mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 7.3mm/h
SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM
20.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.7mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
  NE Pastoral
LEIGH CREEK AIRPORT : 95(320/ 43 ) at 00:20
MARREE AERO : 80(290/ 63 ) at 08:49
  Northeast
YUNTA AIRSTRIP : 76(290/ 63 ) at 01:17
  Murray Valley
RENMARK AERO : 91(280/ 58 ) at 02:50
NEW SOUTH WALES
  Goulburn/Monaro
GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS : 89(280/ 70 ) at 17:38
  Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 91(330/ 58 ) at 21:36
VICTORIA
  Upper NE
MT HOTHAM : 89(360/ 67 ) at 18:00
  W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 100(330/ 63 ) at 16:30
  E Central
DUNNS HILL : 91( 10/ 48 ) at 13:38
FAWKNER BEACON : 83(360/ 69 ) at 15:30
  W Coast
COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) : 70(340/ 63 ) at 10:39
TASMANIA
  Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 74(320/ 65 ) at 17:00
TASMAN ISLAND : 85( 10/ 69 ) at 08:00