Thursday 22 DEC 2005

Home
Daily Weather
Summary indexes
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Previous years

About:
The Daily Weather Summary
Other weather event archives:
BoM Significant Weather Summaries
Find a place:
Australian Gazeteer
Whereis
Jargon busters:
WeatherZone | BoM | American Met Soc

2005

Dec

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
      01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  

Nov

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
  01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30        

Oct

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
          01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31            

Sept

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
      01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30    

August

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        

July

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
        01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

June

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
    01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30      

May

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
            01
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31          

April

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
        01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30  

March

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
  01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31      

February

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
  01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28            

January

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
          01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31            

 

National Daily Weather Summary

Charts    Cities    Hottest    Coldest    Rain, sun & wind    Downpours & gales
State extremes    Noteworthy weather    Capital Cities     Regional Cities     Alpine Stations
Charts and data courtesy Bureau of Meteorology. MTSAT-1R operated by JMA
Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

Descriptions of significant weather events appear here when reliable information is available and time permits. Information comes from many sources, and updates may be made well after the event! For weather news as it happens, your best sources are ABC News and the breaking weather forum on Weatherzone.

The graphics and statistical information on this page fill gradually as they become available. The page is updated every 30 minutes at about 15 and 45 minutes past the hour.

Prs Ext Rec Not War Rdr Cht Rfl Rec


Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 1233 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 minimum temperature

WA

N Kimberley

001007

TROUGHTON ISLAND

30.0

30.0

17/12/2005

26

Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

WA

W Kimberley

003003

BROOME AIRPORT

30.3

30.3

29/12/1979

67

30.3

29/12/1979

67

Equal to record.


The day in charts
Surface charts Satellite images Rain & temperatures
4am EST Rainfall -- 24 hours to 9am
Available about 6am EST Available about 4am EST Available about 2pm EST
Week to 9am      SE AUS detail
10am EST Minimum temperature +/- normal
Available about noon EST Available about 10am EST Available about 2pm EST next day
Actual temperatures
4pm EST Maximum temperature +/- normal
Available about 6pm EST Available about 4pm EST Available about 2pm EST next day
Actual temperatures
10pm EST Solar Radiation
Available about midnight EST Available about 10pm EST Available about 2am EST next day

 

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 21:58EST, 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 24.6 -4.9 14.7 -1.6 13.4 0.0 8.0 -- 529 (22.0) 45/23
PERTH AIRPORT 24.3 -4.6 8.7 -6.1 6.9 0.0 7.0 7.3 365 (15.2) 55/16
ALBANY AIRPORT 25.5 +2.4 15.3 +2.9 15.2 0.0 8.2 9.4 344 (14.3) 59/15
BUNBURY 22.6 -4.5 10.2 -3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 281 (11.7) 57/18
MANDURAH 21.8 -- 15.0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 325 (13.5) 59/17
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.6 +1.0 26.9 +1.6 24.7 0.0 7.8 9.2 177 ( 7.4) 30/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 41.4 +6.0 19.2 -1.0 14.9 0.0 14.2 13.4 250 (10.4) 30/02
WHYALLA AERO 35.2 +7.1 18.0 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 401 (16.7) 34/10
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 30.5 +3.5 14.8 -0.7 10.9 0.0 3.4 12.6 165 ( 6.9) 24/14
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 24.4 +1.5 6.2 -3.7 4.3 0.0 6.2 12.7 322 (13.4) 34/15
MOUNT ISA AERO 40.6 +3.4 21.7 -1.4 19.9 0.0 8.2 12.5 234 ( 9.8) 52/13
CAIRNS AERO 34.4 +3.0 25.5 +2.1 24.4 0.0 13.8 10.8 519 (21.6) 48/16
TOWNSVILLE AERO 32.8 +1.3 25.5 +1.4 23.5 0.0 14.8 12.7 591 (24.6) 50/10
MACKAY MO 32.0 +1.9 26.1 +3.2 -- 0.0 -- 11.8 409 (17.0) 35/00
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 33.6 +1.5 19.0 -2.2 16.9 0.0 11.6 -- 246 (10.3) 32/14
BUNDABERG AERO 30.7 +1.3 20.2 -0.3 -- 0.0 7.8 -- 228 ( 9.5) 34/10
NAMBOUR DPI 31.7 +2.5 18.8 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 30.2 +3.0 23.2 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 423 (17.6) 44/15
BRISBANE AERO 29.5 +1.2 21.1 +1.0 17.5 0.0 9.6 12.5 480 (20.0) 46/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 34.5 +6.8 19.5 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 333 (13.9) 28/10
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 35.7 +4.7 20.2 +2.7 13.6 0.0 9.2 -- 119 ( 5.0) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 35.9 +9.6 19.7 +1.6 15.5 0.0 4.4 9.1 381 (15.9) 39/18
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 30.6 +4.0 15.8 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 25.9 -1.3 16.9 +0.4 14.0 0.0 10.6 3.8 -- 41/03
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 26.3 -0.6 18.3 +3.0 15.0 0.0 -- -- 118 ( 4.9) 30/02
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 30.5 +6.1 17.0 +5.7 9.0 0.0 8.0 11.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 38.0 +6.5 18.0 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 23.8 -1.9 20.7 +3.2 20.5 0.0 12.8 6.1 601 (25.0) 68/01
RICHMOND RAAF 30.2 +1.5 20.4 +4.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 176 ( 7.3) 68/11
BELLAMBI AWS 22.5 -1.6 19.9 +2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 472 (19.7) 61/23
CANBERRA AIRPORT 33.4 +7.3 15.9 +4.5 12.0 0.0 12.6 9.7 387 (16.1) 45/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 34.7 +5.3 19.4 +5.7 19.1 0.0 12.0 12.6 401 (16.7) 45/17
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 31.5 +2.1 17.9 +4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 33.4 +3.3 17.0 +2.2 16.3 0.0 14.8 13.0 459 (19.1) 28/01
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 29.5 +2.1 12.2 0.0 10.9 0.0 -- -- 463 (19.3) 28/07
BENDIGO AIRPORT 29.2 +2.2 8.8 -2.7 -- 0.6 -- -- 407 (17.0) 26/17
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 24.1 -0.1 14.3 +1.4 12.3 0.2 3.8 -- 151 ( 6.3) 21/11
GEELONG AIRPORT 21.6 -1.3 7.7 -3.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 391 (16.3) 31/15
BALLARAT AERODROME 24.5 +1.9 6.8 -2.6 -- 1.8 -- -- 468 (19.5) 34/08
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 20.9 -1.5 7.0 -3.6 -- 0.4 -- -- 260 (10.8) 39/14
HOBART AIRPORT 23.2 +2.6 13.1 +2.4 10.1 0.0 11.8 10.8 588 (24.5) 46/13
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

45.5 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
44.7 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
44.2 MOOMBA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
44.1 BALGAIR Eucla WA
44.0 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
44.0 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
44.0 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD

+17.7 : 43.0 EYRE Eucla WA
+16.7 : 41.5 EUCLA Eucla WA
+13.1 : 44.1 BALGAIR Eucla WA
+11.7 : 41.9 BALLADONIA Eucla WA
+11.4 : 42.7 FORREST Eucla WA
+11.4 : 38.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA

30.3 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
30.1 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
30.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
29.7 WULUNGURRU N Plateau NT
29.4 TIBOOBURRA POST OFFICE Far Northwest NSW

+10.7 : 16.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
+9.2 : 29.4 TIBOOBURRA POST OFFICE Far Northwest NSW
+8.4 : 20.0 KATOOMBA (NARROW NECK RD) C Tablelands S NSW
+8.3 : 19.9 MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW

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

11.3 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
13.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
14.6 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
15.5 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
16.8 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

-6.9 : 21.0 BICKLEY Lower West WA
-6.6 : 26.7 ENEABBA Central West WA
-6.1 : 21.0 DWELLINGUP Lower West WA
-6.0 : 22.0 KARNET Lower West WA
-6.0 : 26.0 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA

2.9 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
3.0 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
3.5 CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
4.0 LAUNCESTON AIRPORT N Coast TAS
4.1 FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) E Coast TAS
4.1 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-6.9 : 7.1 GINGIN AERO Lower West WA
-6.8 : 8.5 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
-6.2 : 8.3 JANDAKOT AERO Lower West WA
-6.2 : 5.5 WANDERING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-6.1 : 8.7 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West 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.
42.2 WITTENOOM W Pilbara WA
41.8 WITTENOOM AERO W Pilbara WA
38.8 HOME ISLAND Islands ISL
38.0 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
36.0 TANGADEE E Gascoyne WA

13.8 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
13.5 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
13.4 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
13.2 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
13.1 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
13.1 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
13.1 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

.....

6.1 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
5.6 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
4.3 SCONE SCS Hunter Valley NSW
3.8 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
3.4 WELLINGTON (AGROWPLOW) CW Slopes S NSW

1629 (67.9) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1215 (50.6) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1195 (49.8) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
993 (41.4) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
960 (40.0) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
938 (39.1) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
932 (38.8) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
903 (37.6) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
899 (37.5) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
841 (35.0) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
834 (34.8) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
815 (34.0) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
795 (33.1) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
772 (32.2) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
760 (31.7) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
717 (29.9) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
699 (29.1) ALVA BEACH Central Coast E QLD
697 (29.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
689 (28.7) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
675 (28.1) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
667 (27.8) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
654 (27.3) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
653 (27.2) RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
650 (27.1) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
646 (26.9) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
634 (26.4) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
622 (25.9) SWAN HILL AERODROME Mallee S VIC
616 (25.7) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
613 (25.5) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
601 (25.0) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
107/18 FORREST Eucla WA
89/15 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
89/15 SCONE AIRPORT AWS Hunter Valley NSW
89/03 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
85/20 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA

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
1.4mm in 1 min to 15:47 84.0mm/h
5.6mm in 7 min to 15:54 48.0mm/h
14.4mm in 1 hr to 16:30 14.4mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
  Lower West
CAPE LEEUWIN : 85(260/ 78 ) at 20:15
BUSSELTON JETTY : 87(270/ 70 ) at 15:20
  Eucla
FORREST : 108(300/ 61 ) at 18:19
  Goldfields
LEINSTER AERO : 87(260/ 63 ) at 15:52
NEW SOUTH WALES
  Hunter Valley
MURRURUNDI GAP AWS : 83(320/ 69 ) at 16:20
TASMANIA
  Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 87(320/ 78 ) at 01:00
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 83(250/ 63 ) at 02:30