Thursday 29 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

None known


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 22:00EST, 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 26.6 -2.9 13.9 -2.4 12.6 0.0 8.4 -- 550 (22.9) 52/15
PERTH AIRPORT 26.7 -2.2 13.4 -1.4 11.6 0.0 6.6 12.7 342 (14.3) 41/15
ALBANY AIRPORT 24.0 +0.9 15.4 +3.0 13.0 0.0 8.0 6.3 434 (18.1) 43/15
BUNBURY 23.5 -3.6 17.3 +4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 307 (12.8) 35/14
MANDURAH 24.6 -- 18.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 274 (11.4) 35/13
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.3 -0.3 24.5 -0.8 24.4 0.6 4.4 5.6 341 (14.2) 50/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 31.9 -3.5 25.2 +5.0 22.3 0.4 12.0 0.0 412 (17.2) 30/15
WHYALLA AERO 36.9 +8.8 14.5 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 234 ( 9.8) 35/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 33.9 +6.9 13.9 -1.6 10.1 0.0 5.8 12.2 195 ( 8.1) 28/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 28.6 +5.7 12.9 +3.0 12.2 0.0 5.2 11.6 538 (22.4) 55/13
MOUNT ISA AERO 36.4 -0.8 26.3 +3.2 24.2 0.0 12.4 4.0 362 (15.1) 58/12
CAIRNS AERO 33.4 +2.0 24.4 +1.0 23.0 0.6 7.2 11.0 -- 41/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 32.3 +0.8 24.9 +0.8 22.9 0.0 11.4 12.5 527 (22.0) 39/15
MACKAY MO 32.8 +2.7 23.1 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- 11.7 278 (11.6) 24/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 35.6 +3.5 21.6 +0.4 20.0 0.0 11.0 -- 268 (11.2) 28/17
BUNDABERG AERO 34.7 +5.3 23.7 +3.2 -- 0.0 8.2 -- 379 (15.8) 37/17
NAMBOUR DPI 35.6 +6.4 23.5 +5.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT 34.5 +7.3 21.9 +2.0 -- 2.8 -- -- 482 (20.1) 63/00
BRISBANE AERO 35.4 +7.1 23.6 +3.5 23.2 0.0 9.2 7.9 723 (30.1) 55/06
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 34.7 +7.0 20.8 +4.1 -- 0.6 -- -- 479 (20.0) 43/03
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 39.7 +8.7 23.2 +5.7 17.8 0.0 11.2 -- 233 ( 9.7) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 30.5 +4.2 21.0 +2.9 14.8 14.8 8.6 11.6 370 (15.4) --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 27.9 +1.3 19.9 +3.2 -- 24.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 28.6 +1.4 20.8 +4.3 19.0 0.0 10.6 10.0 -- 39/15
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 32.7 +5.8 20.2 +4.9 18.5 0.0 -- -- 170 ( 7.1) 37/23
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 29.6 +5.2 12.8 +1.5 1.2 0.0 8.8 13.8 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 38.3 +6.8 17.5 +1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 26.4 +0.7 19.7 +2.2 18.0 0.0 6.6 11.8 588 (24.5) 71/00
RICHMOND RAAF 36.4 +7.7 17.8 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 175 ( 7.3) 41/13
BELLAMBI AWS 24.1 0.0 17.9 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 411 (17.1) 52/23
CANBERRA AIRPORT 33.7 +7.6 10.9 -0.5 6.0 0.0 13.0 13.7 371 (15.5) 45/13
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 34.3 +4.9 13.1 -0.6 9.9 0.0 11.4 13.6 327 (13.6) 50/16
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 32.4 +3.0 12.5 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
MILDURA AIRPORT 35.7 +5.6 14.4 -0.4 12.8 0.0 11.0 13.4 285 (11.9) 43/11
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 31.8 +4.4 10.4 -1.8 9.3 0.0 8.0 -- 282 (11.8) 39/14
BENDIGO AIRPORT 32.8 +5.8 11.7 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 299 (12.5) 52/15
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 32.8 +8.6 15.2 +2.3 13.6 0.0 7.0 -- 124 ( 5.2) 21/12
GEELONG AIRPORT 32.5 +9.6 12.4 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 342 (14.3) 59/08
BALLARAT AERODROME 30.0 +7.4 9.1 -0.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 316 (13.2) 52/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 21.1 -1.3 14.6 +4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 516 (21.5) 55/08
HOBART AIRPORT 26.3 +5.7 17.0 +6.3 15.8 0.0 9.4 11.4 660 (27.5) 84/17
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

45.2 LEONORA Goldfields WA
45.0 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
44.7 NYANG STATION W Gascoyne WA
44.5 BALGAIR Eucla WA
44.2 EUCLA Eucla WA
44.2 FORREST Eucla WA

+19.4 : 44.2 EUCLA Eucla WA
+15.4 : 42.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+13.5 : 44.5 BALGAIR Eucla WA
+13.4 : 40.7 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+12.9 : 44.2 FORREST Eucla WA

31.5 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
30.7 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
30.7 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
29.1 CARNEGIE Interior WA
29.0 ISISFORD POST OFFICE Central West QLD
29.0 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD

+8.1 : 20.0 NULLO MOUNTAIN AWS C Tablelands N NSW
+7.7 : 28.4 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD
+7.7 : 16.3 GROVE RESEARCH STATION Southeast TAS
+7.6 : 28.0 ST GEORGE AIRPORT Maranoa QLD
+7.6 : 19.2 MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW

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

9.9 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
14.2 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
14.3 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
14.7 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
14.9 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS

-6.4 : 29.7 YUENDUMU N Plateau NT
-6.0 : 32.0 LAJAMANU N Rivers NT
-5.6 : 32.8 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
-5.1 : 35.1 TELFER AERO Interior WA
-5.0 : 32.9 HALLS CREEK AIRPORT E Kimberley WA

5.3 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
5.6 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
5.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
5.9 BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast NSW
6.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW

-5.1 : 9.0 EYRE Eucla WA
-5.1 : 9.8 KELLERBERRIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-4.4 : 10.1 EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
-4.3 : 5.9 BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast 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.
109.0 MOUNT HOUSE STATION W Kimberley WA
103.2 DUM IN MIRRIE AWS N Rivers NT
89.4 BRETTI-MACKAY (BARNARD RIVER) MidNorth Coast S NSW
86.0 HOME VALLEY N Kimberley WA
77.4 OLD DELAMERE N Rivers NT

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
N Kimberley
86.0 HOME VALLEY
W Kimberley
109.0 MOUNT HOUSE STATION
73.8 BLINA
53.4 BROOKING SPRINGS

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
103.2 DUM IN MIRRIE AWS
77.4 OLD DELAMERE
75.4 CLARAVALE
71.0 KATHERINE RESEARCH FARM
68.0 KALKARINGI POLICE
60.4 GILNOCKIE
60.0 TINDAL RAAF
55.0 PIGEON HOLE OUTSTATION
N Plateau
56.0 EVA DOWNS

NEW SOUTH WALES
MidNorth Coast S
89.4 BRETTI-MACKAY (BARNARD RIVER)
58.0 LAURIETON (PEACH GROVE)
53.8 KENDALL POST OFFICE

13.8 ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE C Tablelands S NSW
13.7 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
13.6 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
13.5 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW
13.4 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
13.4 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC

.....

0.8 GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT
0.0 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
0.0 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1664 (69.3) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1247 (52.0) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1178 (49.1) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
982 (40.9) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
952 (39.7) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
943 (39.3) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
937 (39.0) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
935 (39.0) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
926 (38.6) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
891 (37.1) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
870 (36.3) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
862 (35.9) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
854 (35.6) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
842 (35.1) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
825 (34.4) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
797 (33.2) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
780 (32.5) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
774 (32.3) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
766 (31.9) CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
733 (30.5) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
731 (30.5) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
723 (30.1) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
723 (30.1) BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
697 (29.0) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
689 (28.7) HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) Southeast TAS
684 (28.5) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
681 (28.4) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
671 (28.0) BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS
660 (27.5) HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
646 (26.9) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
628 (26.2) WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
625 (26.0) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
621 (25.9) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
620 (25.8) LAUNCESTON AIRPORT COMPARISON N Coast TAS
603 (25.1) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
113/10 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
108/12 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
100/10 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
98/00 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
85/08 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

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
TRUSCOTT
25.6mm in 1 hr to 17:00 25.6mm/h
26.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.7mm/h
  E Kimberley
KUNUNURRA AERO
16.4mm in 30 min to 19:30 32.8mm/h
16.4mm in 1 hr to 19:30 16.4mm/h
19.0mm in 1 hr to 20:00 19.0mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.0mm/h
12.0mm in 30 min to 22:30 24.0mm/h
14.2mm in 1 hr to 22:30 14.2mm/h
15.8mm in 1 hr to 23:00 15.8mm/h
ARGYLE AERODROME
43.0mm in 1 hr to 21:00 43.0mm/h
43.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 14.3mm/h
  W Kimberley
BROOME AIRPORT
8.6mm in 11 min to 12:47 46.9mm/h
11.6mm in 1 hr to 13:00 11.6mm/h
14.0mm in 1 hr to 13:30 14.0mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.3mm/h
FITZROY CROSSING AERO
13.8mm in 1 hr to 18:00 13.8mm/h
WEST ROEBUCK
11.2mm in 30 min to 13:00 22.4mm/h
11.6mm in 1 hr to 13:00 11.6mm/h
15.0mm in 1 hr to 13:30 15.0mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.3mm/h
  E Pilbara
PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT
9.0mm in 13 min to 20:21 41.5mm/h
23.6mm in 1 hr to 20:30 23.6mm/h
17.0mm in 1 hr to 21:00 17.0mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 8.0mm/h
MARBLE BAR
7.2mm in 14 min to 17:30 30.9mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
  N Rivers
CENTRE ISLAND
7.6mm in 34 min to 13:51 13.4mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 9.0mm/h
TINDAL RAAF
57.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 19.0mm/h
QUEENSLAND
  N Peninsula
HORN ISLAND
8.6mm in 10 min to 06:00 51.6mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 06:00 10.4mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.3mm/h
  Gulf Country
BURKETOWN AIRPORT
5.8mm in 14 min to 10:36 24.9mm/h
  Brisbane/SE Coast
GOLD COAST SEAWAY
10.8mm in 1 hr to 00:00 10.8mm/h
TASMANIA
  W Coast
MOUNT READ
16.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.3mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.3mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
  E Pilbara
PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT : 76(160/ 65 ) at 19:59
QUEENSLAND
  Brisbane/SE Coast
CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE : 80( 90/ 74 ) at 02:09
TASMANIA
  N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 78(280/ 63 ) at 03:30
  Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 106(330/ 82 ) at 13:39
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 113(270/ 74 ) at 11:12
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 100(300/ 65 ) at 12:00
  W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 98(330/ 78 ) at 01:18