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Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data that has been checked for gross errors but has not yet been fully validated. They are based on data received as at 1403 EST on 24/02/2017. 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

VIC

W Gippsland

085283

WILLOW GROVE (BLUE ROCK RESERVOIR)

210.0

112.2

03/02/2005

29

112.2

03/02/2005

29

1 N

Lowest grass minimum temperature

NT

Barkly

015135

TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT

5.0

5.6

19/02/2017

45

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

Lowest minimum temperature

WA

E Pilbara

004028

PARDOO STATION

16.0

16.0

15/02/2017

21

1 N Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

Highest maximum temperature

NT

Darwin-Daly

014142

PIRLANGIMPI AIRPORT

36.5

35.2

22/02/2017

34

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

ISL

Islands

200284

COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT

33.0

32.4

19/02/1979

63

32.8

11/04/1998

63

1 P

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

SA

Lower SE

026100

PADTHAWAY SOUTH

25.0

23.3

03/02/2005

12

1 N

VIC

W Coast

090171

PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT)

32.8

32.6

03/02/2005

11

1 N


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Summary of observations

For notes on how to interpret the data and quality control issues, see Daily Weather Summary Help.
Data is as received at 14:03EST, 25/02/2017.

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
PERTH AIRPORT 32.1 +0.2 10.2 -7.3 8.7 0.0 7.8 11.9 365 (15.2) 34/16
BUNBURY 26.4 -3.6 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- 219 ( 9.1) 28/16
MANDURAH 27.7 -2.1 15.6 -3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 252 (10.5) 28/16
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.7 +3.3 26.0 +1.3 24.4 0.0 7.0 11.7 319 (13.3) 31/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 37.5 +2.4 16.5 -4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 264 (11.0) 54/14
WHYALLA AERO 25.5 -4.1 11.9 -5.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 498 (20.8) 41/17
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 24.9 -4.5 17.9 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 390 (16.3) 31/23
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 18.6 -6.6 15.3 +3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 830 (34.6) 57/23
MOUNT ISA AERO 29.7 -5.6 23.1 -0.2 -- 0.4 -- -- 300 (12.5) 34/22
CAIRNS AERO 33.0 +1.8 24.3 +0.5 -- 3.8 -- -- 304 (12.7) 43/16
TOWNSVILLE AERO 31.3 +0.2 24.3 +0.2 -- 20.0 -- -- 391 (16.3) 41/14
MACKAY M.O 30.3 +0.7 24.9 +1.5 -- 1.0 -- -- 480 (20.0) 44/10
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 33.3 +2.1 23.1 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 432 (18.0) 34/08
BUNDABERG AERO 32.4 +2.5 21.0 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 563 (23.5) 48/16
COOLANGATTA 30.7 +2.4 20.7 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 454 (18.9) 46/14
BRISBANE AERO 29.4 +0.5 20.0 -1.1 18.5 0.0 9.8 11.8 414 (17.3) 35/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 28.1 +1.0 16.1 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 652 (27.2) 44/08
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 35.3 +4.3 20.6 +1.9 12.8 0.0 7.2 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 28.3 +0.8 14.6 -3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 243 (10.1) 35/11
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 31.4 +3.8 18.9 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 488 (20.3) 35/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 31.9 +6.3 14.4 +1.2 8.3 0.0 7.2 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 37.5 +5.8 18.0 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 287 (12.0) 35/08
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 30.1 +3.7 21.8 +2.8 20.7 0.0 11.6 11.5 724 (30.2) 55/16
RICHMOND RAAF 37.0 +8.1 15.5 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 213 ( 8.9) 31/15
BELLAMBI AWS 24.3 -0.5 19.9 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 559 (23.3) 44/16
CANBERRA AIRPORT 35.5 -- 11.4 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 262 (10.9) 50/15
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 37.5 +6.7 16.5 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 245 (10.2) 43/15
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 35.9 +4.8 14.5 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 216 ( 9.0) 37/03
MILDURA AIRPORT 30.1 -1.5 14.7 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- 7.4 423 (17.6) 31/08
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 31.2 +1.7 13.8 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 388 (16.2) 44/23
BENDIGO AIRPORT 29.8 +0.5 12.5 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 402 (16.8) 37/22
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 26.8 +0.3 12.5 -1.6 9.8 0.0 12.6 12.3 568 (23.7) 43/11
BALLARAT AERODROME 23.7 -1.3 10.1 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 548 (22.8) 31/09
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 23.8 -0.7 14.3 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 268 (11.2) 44/13
HOBART AIRPORT 27.8 +5.5 13.5 +1.5 11.9 0.0 7.4 11.8 387 (16.1) 43/08
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

43.0 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
42.3 WANAARING POST OFFICE Upper Darling NSW
41.4 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
41.1 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
40.8 BOURKE AIRPORT AWS Upper Darling NSW
40.8 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD

+10.8 : 37.2 BEGA AWS South Coast NSW
+10.7 : 34.7 BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
+10.7 : 36.2 BATEMANS BAY (CATALINA COUNTRY CLUB) South Coast NSW
+9.4 : 34.3 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
+9.2 : 32.2 GELANTIPY E Gippsland VIC

29.2 BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
28.3 NGAYAWILI N Rivers NT
28.2 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD
28.2 LEGENDRE ISLAND E Pilbara WA
28.1 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
28.1 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA

+6.9 : 15.0 DINNER PLAIN (MOUNT HOTHAM AIRPORT) Upper NE VIC
+6.5 : 28.2 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD
+6.5 : 24.6 CONDOBOLIN AG RESEARCH STN CW Plains S NSW
+6.0 : 13.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
+6.0 : 26.3 COLLARENEBRI (ALBERT ST) Upper Darling NSW

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

10.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
14.9 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
15.6 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
16.2 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
17.6 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS

-8.1 : 21.2 NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
-7.5 : 21.0 PADTHAWAY SOUTH Lower SE SA
-6.8 : 23.0 KEITH Mallee/Upper SE SA
-6.6 : 18.6 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
-6.6 : 20.9 COONAWARRA Lower SE SA

-48.0 ROWLEY SHOALS Islands ISL
4.9 MAYDENA POST OFFICE Derwent Valley TAS
5.6 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
6.1 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
6.5 JARRAHWOOD Lower West WA

-9.6 : 16.0 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA
-8.8 : 12.5 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
-8.5 : 13.4 BULGA DOWNS Goldfields WA
-8.5 : 9.5 MERREDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-8.5 : 11.1 ENEABBA Central 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.
210.0 WILLOW GROVE (BLUE ROCK RESERVOIR) W Gippsland VIC
158.8 MORNINGTON ISLAND AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
91.0 BEAMESBROOK Gulf Country QLD
90.0 SWEERS ISLAND Gulf Country QLD
85.2 BURKETOWN POST OFFICE Gulf Country QLD

QUEENSLAND
Gulf Country
158.8 MORNINGTON ISLAND AIRPORT
91.0 BEAMESBROOK
90.0 SWEERS ISLAND
85.2 BURKETOWN POST OFFICE
72.0 BURKETOWN AIRPORT

VICTORIA
W Gippsland
210.0 WILLOW GROVE (BLUE ROCK RESERVOIR)

12.3 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
12.2 SCONE SCS Hunter Valley NSW
12.0 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
11.9 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
11.8 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
11.8 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
11.8 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS

.....

10.6 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
10.2 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
10.0 BUNDOORA (LATROBE UNIVERSITY) E Central VIC
9.9 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
7.4 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC

1193 (49.7) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1184 (49.3) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1109 (46.2) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
1108 (46.2) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1051 (43.8) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
1010 (42.1) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
1010 (42.1) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
989 (41.2) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
989 (41.2) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
953 (39.7) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
952 (39.7) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
937 (39.0) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
921 (38.4) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
900 (37.5) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
877 (36.5) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
869 (36.2) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
843 (35.1) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
843 (35.1) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
830 (34.6) MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
825 (34.4) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
815 (34.0) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
812 (33.8) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
808 (33.7) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
801 (33.4) NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
801 (33.4) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
788 (32.8) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
786 (32.8) HAMILTON AIRPORT W Coast VIC
753 (31.4) JERVIS BAY (POINT PERPENDICULAR AWS) Illawarra NSW
749 (31.2) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
746 (31.1) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
746 (31.1) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
746 (31.1) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
743 (31.0) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
743 (31.0) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
739 (30.8) GOLD COAST SEAWAY Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
731 (30.5) REDCLIFFE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
724 (30.2) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
721 (30.0) HINDMARSH ISLAND AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
712 (29.7) SYDNEY HARBOUR (WEDDING CAKE WEST) Sydney--east NSW
711 (29.6) LAMEROO (AUSTIN PLAINS) Mallee/Upper SE SA
710 (29.6) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
698 (29.1) MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
698 (29.1) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
695 (29.0) KINGSCOTE AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
695 (29.0) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
693 (28.9) WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) N Central VIC
692 (28.8) PARNDANA CFS AWS Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
691 (28.8) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
683 (28.5) GLADSTONE RADAR Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
682 (28.4) KEITH (MUNKORA) Mallee/Upper SE SA
681 (28.4) COONAWARRA Lower SE SA
680 (28.3) EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
679 (28.3) HORSHAM AERODROME Wimmera S VIC
679 (28.3) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
674 (28.1) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
668 (27.8) EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA
660 (27.5) NHILL AERODROME Wimmera N VIC
658 (27.4) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
653 (27.2) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
652 (27.2) TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
649 (27.0) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
646 (26.9) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
644 (26.8) PORT AUGUSTA AERO W Agricultural SA
644 (26.8) MACKAY AERO Central Coast E QLD
642 (26.8) ROBE AIRFIELD Lower SE SA
641 (26.7) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
626 (26.1) COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
626 (26.1) LEIGH CREEK AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
621 (25.9) STRATHALBYN RACECOURSE Murray Valley SA
615 (25.6) NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW
614 (25.6) NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS) W Agricultural SA
608 (25.3) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
607 (25.3) SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
604 (25.2) OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
600 (25.0) PADTHAWAY SOUTH Lower SE SA
104/02 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
104/15 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
100/19 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
100/03 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
91/02 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

Downpours High AWS wind reports
High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less from AWS and synoptic reports.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to a programming error, downpours shown for WA, NT, SA, QLD and ISLANDS between 9 and 10am local times are wrong and should be ignored. The error will be corrected as soon as possible.
Storm force gusts (>89km/h) and 10-minute mean gales (>62km/h) reported by AWSs. Wind direction and mean windspeed are shown in brackets.
None reported None reported