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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 1201 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

WA

Lower West

009242

CLOON

8.2

6.8

12/12/1996

11

NT

Roper-McArthur

014722

CAPE CRAWFORD

79.0

50.0

23/12/1987

12

Highest maximum temperature

SA

NE Pastoral

017123

MOOMBA AIRPORT

44.7

43.8

31/12/2003

11

Lowest maximum temperature

WA

Lower West

009037

BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN

21.0

21.0

06/12/2005

33

Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

WA

Lower West

009172

JANDAKOT AERO

19.6

19.6

06/12/2005

15

Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

WA

SW & S Coast

009965

BUNBURY

18.7

18.8

01/12/1998

11


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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 21:55EST, 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 17.1 0.0 7.4 -- 508 (21.2) 54/11
PERTH AIRPORT 20.6 -8.3 14.8 0.0 14.5 4.2 7.0 10.0 463 (19.3) 58/15
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.1 -7.0 11.2 -1.2 10.8 7.2 7.6 8.5 377 (15.7) 74/13
BUNBURY 18.7 -8.4 12.9 -0.4 -- 8.4 -- -- 383 (16.0) 55/10
MANDURAH 19.5 -- 14.5 -- -- 5.2 -- -- 484 (20.2) 52/15
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.1 +1.5 26.9 +1.6 26.6 0.0 5.2 4.4 293 (12.2) 26/16
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 36.0 +0.6 26.9 +6.7 27.5 0.0 12.0 1.8 412 (17.2) 48/14
WHYALLA AERO 36.3 +8.2 18.0 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 509 (21.2) 34/14
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 36.8 +9.8 18.4 +2.9 20.4 0.0 9.2 12.4 373 (15.5) 45/00
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 33.5 +10.6 7.8 -2.1 4.1 0.0 5.2 13.6 323 (13.5) 41/10
MOUNT ISA AERO 42.5 +5.3 22.6 -0.5 20.8 1.2 8.6 12.6 281 (11.7) 55/15
CAIRNS AERO 35.0 +3.6 24.0 +0.6 22.2 0.0 8.6 11.9 329 (13.7) 39/15
TOWNSVILLE AERO 33.3 +1.8 27.1 +3.0 26.1 0.0 11.2 12.8 375 (15.6) 39/13
MACKAY MO 32.7 +2.6 23.7 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- 11.6 280 (11.7) 24/12
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 36.5 +4.4 22.8 +1.6 21.9 0.0 8.0 -- 179 ( 7.5) 34/15
BUNDABERG AERO 32.0 +2.6 22.7 +2.2 -- 0.0 6.4 -- 200 ( 8.3) 32/12
NAMBOUR DPI 29.2 0.0 18.3 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 28.4 +1.2 20.3 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 207 ( 8.6) 34/13
BRISBANE AERO 28.9 +0.6 22.1 +2.0 17.8 0.0 7.6 10.9 330 (13.8) 37/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 30.8 +3.1 16.3 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 471 (19.6) 52/20
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 33.0 +2.0 17.1 -0.4 11.2 0.0 10.4 -- 217 ( 9.0) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 25.5 -0.8 16.2 -1.9 13.3 0.0 6.8 8.4 266 (11.1) 39/10
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 25.5 -1.1 15.7 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 24.3 -2.9 19.5 +3.0 18.8 0.0 11.6 11.3 483 (20.1) 43/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 23.2 -3.7 15.9 +0.6 14.3 0.0 -- -- 234 ( 9.8) 31/09
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 24.5 +0.1 7.4 -3.9 -0.6 0.0 8.4 13.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 32.7 +1.2 11.9 -4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 21.7 -4.0 17.9 +0.4 15.1 0.4 10.0 6.8 533 (22.2) 41/16
RICHMOND RAAF 25.6 -3.1 17.8 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 349 (14.5) 35/13
BELLAMBI AWS 20.8 -3.3 16.6 -0.9 -- 0.4 -- -- 391 (16.3) 35/17
CANBERRA AIRPORT 26.4 +0.3 12.2 +0.8 8.9 0.0 10.0 12.6 434 (18.1) 41/19
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 30.6 +1.2 8.7 -5.0 6.8 0.0 10.0 13.8 417 (17.4) 48/23
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 29.5 +0.1 11.1 -2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 37.4 +7.3 17.7 +2.9 15.4 0.0 9.6 13.3 310 (12.9) 48/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 30.8 +3.4 8.3 -3.9 7.2 0.0 -- -- 305 (12.7) 24/16
BENDIGO AIRPORT 30.9 +3.9 9.6 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 394 (16.4) 37/16
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 30.2 +6.0 11.0 -1.9 10.3 0.0 5.4 -- 138 ( 5.8) 24/17
GEELONG AIRPORT 24.8 +1.9 7.1 -3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 291 (12.1) 35/16
BALLARAT AERODROME 27.4 +4.8 7.0 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 394 (16.4) 35/20
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 23.2 +0.8 7.9 -2.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 274 (11.4) 31/13
HOBART AIRPORT 22.0 +1.4 10.3 -0.4 7.0 1.0 4.2 13.9 442 (18.4) 34/15
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

45.1 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
45.0 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
44.9 MARREE NE Pastoral SA
44.7 MOOMBA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
44.5 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA

+15.5 : 42.8 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+13.4 : 40.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+13.0 : 37.8 EUCLA Eucla WA
+13.0 : 35.8 CAPE JAFFA (CURLEY HILLS) Lower SE SA
+12.6 : 37.0 MENINGIE Murray Valley SA

31.6 WITTENOOM W Pilbara WA
30.0 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
29.6 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
29.1 CENTRE ISLAND N Rivers NT
29.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
29.0 JERVOIS N Plateau NT

+8.1 : 28.6 KULGERA N Plateau NT
+7.6 : 29.0 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+7.5 : 27.0 MARREE NE Pastoral SA
+7.2 : 25.0 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA
+6.7 : 26.9 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+6.7 : 30.0 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD

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

13.9 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
14.6 MOUNT BARKER Lower West WA
14.9 ROCKY GULLY Lower West WA
15.0 SHANNON Lower West WA
15.0 NORTH WALPOLE Lower West WA

-11.2 : 16.2 BRIDGETOWN Lower West WA
-11.2 : 19.1 WANDERING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-11.0 : 16.5 BRIDGETOWN COMPARISON Lower West WA
-11.0 : 20.0 BROOKTON Cent Wheatbelt WA
-11.0 : 18.0 NARROGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-11.0 : 17.0 KARNET Lower West WA
-11.0 : 21.0 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA

1.1 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
1.1 MT HOTHAM AIRPORT Upper NE VIC
1.4 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
1.5 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
1.5 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-7.4 : 7.0 PARKES AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes S NSW
-7.3 : 1.1 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-7.0 : 14.0 WILUNA Interior WA
-6.9 : 5.7 COOTAMUNDRA AIRPORT SW Slopes N NSW
-6.3 : 4.5 TIDBINBILLA NATURE RESERVE Goulburn/Monaro NSW

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.
79.0 CAPE CRAWFORD N Rivers NT
67.8 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA
49.0 DELAMERE WEAPONS RANGE N Rivers NT
44.0 GORRIE N Rivers NT
43.8 LARRIMAH N Rivers NT

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
E Kimberley
67.8 ARGYLE AERODROME

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
79.0 CAPE CRAWFORD
49.0 DELAMERE WEAPONS RANGE
44.0 GORRIE
43.8 LARRIMAH

14.0 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
13.9 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
13.8 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
13.8 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
13.7 GROVE (COMPARISON) Southeast TAS

.....

4.4 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
3.3 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
2.1 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
1.8 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

1196 (49.8) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1132 (47.2) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
935 (39.0) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
920 (38.3) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
914 (38.1) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
808 (33.7) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
793 (33.0) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
787 (32.8) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
757 (31.5) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
734 (30.6) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
717 (29.9) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
697 (29.0) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
685 (28.5) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
653 (27.2) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
642 (26.8) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
637 (26.5) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
632 (26.3) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
618 (25.8) LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
616 (25.7) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
604 (25.2) ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
603 (25.1) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
602 (25.1) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
601 (25.0) RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
600 (25.0) SHARK BAY AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
98/12 FORREST Eucla WA
98/15 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
91/15 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
89/12 NEWMAN AERO E Gascoyne WA
89/15 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT 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
    E Kimberley
KUNUNURRA AERO
9.6mm in 10 min to 15:00 57.6mm/h
1.4mm in 1 min to 15:01 84.0mm/h
4.6mm in 3 min to 15:06 92.0mm/h
34.4mm in 27 min to 15:33 76.4mm/h
44.6mm in 1 hr to 16:00 44.6mm/h
45.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 15.0mm/h
    W Kimberley
DERBY AERO
19.2mm in 1 hr to 15:00 19.2mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 6.7mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
BATCHELOR AERO
5.8mm in 4 min to 17:29 87.0mm/h
TINDAL RAAF
5.4mm in 13 min to 21:00 24.9mm/h
DELAMERE WEAPONS RANGE
22.8mm in 30 min to 00:00 45.6mm/h
22.8mm in 1 hr to 00:00 22.8mm/h
11.0mm in 30 min to 00:30 22.0mm/h
33.8mm in 1 hr to 00:30 33.8mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 01:00 12.0mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 02:30 5.7mm/h
    N Plateau
TERRITORY GRAPE FARM
6.6mm in 9 min to 18:01 44.0mm/h
RABBIT FLAT
15.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.0mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    E Kimberley
KUNUNURRA AERO : 91(120/ 45 ) at 15:00
    Eucla
FORREST : 87(290/ 63 ) at 12:01
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
BATCHELOR AERO : 80(110/ 63 ) at 17:25
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    NW Pastoral
WOOMERA AERODROME : 87( 20/ 69 ) at 22:01
COOBER PEDY AIRPORT : 82( 10/ 70 ) at 16:30
    NE Pastoral
OODNADATTA AIRPORT : 98(320/ 61 ) at 16:29
    W Agricultural
CEDUNA AMO : 80(230/ 63 ) at 20:49
NULLARBOR : 113(260/ 58 ) at 17:02
VICTORIA
    E Central
SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND : 76( 80/ 63 ) at 23:00