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National Daily Weather Summary


Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
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Provisional records set or equalled today

These records are based on data that has not been validated, but obvious errors have been corrected. The records are based on data received as at 1405 EST on 03/08/2018. 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 maximum temperature

WA

E Pilbara

004106

MARBLE BAR

22.1

22.5

02/08/2017

18

1 N C

WA

E Gascoyne

007185

PARABURDOO AERO

17.6

18.7

24/08/2010

22

1 N C

WA

Goldfields

012314

LEINSTER AERO

13.2

13.2

21/08/1996

24

1 N C Equal to record.

Highest wind gust (km/h)

WA

W Pilbara

005017

ONSLOW AIRPORT

72

68.0

11/08/2003

48

N C

WA

W Pilbara

005094

BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT

80

78

01/08/2018

15

N C Previous record set earlier this month.

SA

NW Pastoral

016097

ERNABELLA (PUKATJA)

83

78.0

28/08/2009

15

N C

SA

W Agricultural

018116

CLEVE AERODROME

102

96.0

18/08/2016

15

N C

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

WA

E Pilbara

004083

KARRATHA AERO

31.9

29.8

22/08/2003

11

1 N

WA

E Pilbara

004090

ROEBOURNE AERO

27.1

26.9

22/08/2008

11

1 N

WA

W Pilbara

005008

MARDIE

28.3

25.7

22/08/2003

11

1 N

WA

W Pilbara

005017

ONSLOW AIRPORT

30.1

24.7

16/08/2004

11

1 N

WA

W Pilbara

005094

BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT

45.1

38.5

02/08/2007

11

1 N

WA

W Gascoyne

006105

SHARK BAY AIRPORT

33.9

33.8

22/08/2003

11

1 N

WA

E Gascoyne

007185

PARABURDOO AERO

26.8

24.9

22/08/2008

11

1 N

WA

Lower West

009193

ROTTNEST ISLAND

53.7

49.1

08/08/2006

11

1 N

WA

Lower West

009256

GARDEN ISLAND HSF

44.8

42.7

14/08/2005

11

1 N

WA

Goldfields

012038

KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT

26.6

26.3

23/08/2003

20

1 N


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Summary of observations

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Data is as received at 14:04EST, 03/08/2018.

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 16.6 -1.9 5.6 -2.4 4.2 10.4 2.6 3.0 527 (22.0) 59/14
BUNBURY 16.1 -1.4 5.2 -2.2 -- 5.8 -- -- 488 (20.3) 65/22
MANDURAH 16.5 -1.4 7.8 -3.0 -- 13.4 -- -- 600 (25.0) 55/23
DARWIN AIRPORT 30.8 -0.6 20.0 -0.4 18.9 0.0 5.2 9.9 229 ( 9.5) 26/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 29.2 +6.6 14.9 +8.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 372 (15.5) 72/21
WHYALLA AERO 23.4 +4.9 5.7 -0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 359 (15.0) 83/11
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 22.6 +6.0 9.5 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 188 ( 7.8) 44/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 17.7 +3.6 5.9 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 360 (15.0) 80/13
MOUNT ISA AERO 30.1 +2.8 3.5 -6.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 160 ( 6.7) 26/12
CAIRNS AERO 27.7 +1.1 18.4 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 411 (17.1) 41/14
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.3 +0.3 15.0 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 322 (13.4) 41/14
MACKAY M.O 23.1 +0.6 12.5 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 284 (11.8) 31/21
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.1 +0.3 8.9 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 116 ( 4.8) 35/12
BUNDABERG AERO 24.3 +1.0 7.4 -3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 199 ( 8.3) 43/11
COOLANGATTA 22.6 +1.2 7.2 -3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 206 ( 8.6) 28/12
BRISBANE AERO 21.8 0.0 7.9 -1.7 4.6 0.0 3.0 10.0 263 (11.0) 28/12
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 18.6 +0.1 5.8 -1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 348 (14.5) 35/16
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 20.6 +2.6 4.2 -1.6 -- 0.0 3.0 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 20.3 +0.1 3.3 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 130 ( 5.4) 24/12
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 18.3 -0.3 6.1 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 259 (10.8) 28/12
BATHURST AGRICULTURAL STATION 16.5 +3.5 -3.7 -5.0 -8.0 0.0 2.0 -- -- --
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 13.8 +2.8 -0.9 -3.0 -10.8 0.0 3.0 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 20.8 +3.3 1.4 -2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 402 (16.8) 31/10
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 19.0 +0.7 9.1 +1.0 6.9 0.0 5.2 7.9 384 (16.0) 34/14
RICHMOND RAAF 19.7 0.0 2.4 -2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 180 ( 7.5) 31/16
BELLAMBI AWS 17.2 -0.8 10.4 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 342 (14.3) 34/16
CANBERRA AIRPORT 14.3 -- -3.8 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 257 (10.7) 26/12
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 15.0 +0.5 -1.6 -5.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 270 (11.3) 28/14
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 15.2 +0.2 -0.7 -4.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 163 ( 6.8) 26/14
MILDURA AIRPORT 21.9 +4.6 6.0 +0.7 -- 0.0 4.0 7.6 233 ( 9.7) 59/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 15.6 +0.9 -1.1 -5.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 113 ( 4.7) 41/14
BENDIGO AIRPORT 15.6 +1.4 -0.2 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 177 ( 7.4) 50/15
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 14.9 +0.5 3.4 -2.5 1.2 0.0 1.4 9.1 364 (15.2) 89/21
BALLARAT AERODROME 12.1 +0.7 0.2 -3.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 314 (13.1) 68/15
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 12.4 -1.4 0.4 -3.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 76 ( 3.2) 21/16
HOBART AIRPORT 12.4 -1.1 1.9 -2.8 -1.2 0.0 1.0 6.6 296 (12.3) 31/21
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

34.8 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
34.1 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
34.0 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
33.9 VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS N Rivers NT
33.9 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA

+7.3 : 23.8 EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA
+7.0 : 22.9 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
+6.8 : 23.0 PARAFIELD AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
+6.6 : 29.2 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+6.6 : 20.2 KUITPO FOREST RESERVE Adelaide/Lofty SA

24.8 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.8 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.3 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.1 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.0 TORRES STRAIT NTC AWS Islands ISL
24.0 WARRUWI AIRPORT N Rivers NT

+11.3 : 19.7 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
+11.0 : 16.7 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
+9.3 : 15.4 ERNABELLA (PUKATJA) NW Pastoral SA
+8.9 : 14.9 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+7.5 : 14.9 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA

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

1.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.9 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
2.0 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.8 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
4.6 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-9.9 : 17.6 PARABURDOO AERO E Gascoyne WA
-8.7 : 17.3 NEWMAN AERO E Gascoyne WA
-8.3 : 13.2 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
-8.1 : 22.1 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
-8.0 : 14.2 BULGA DOWNS Goldfields WA

-8.8 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-7.7 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-7.2 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-7.0 MARRANGAROO (DEFENCE) C Tablelands S NSW
-7.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW

-6.8 : -5.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-6.7 : 3.5 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
-6.6 : -5.7 GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.3 : -4.2 TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
-6.2 : -0.9 MILES CONSTANCE STREET Darling Downs W QLD

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.
48.0 GREENACRES Adelaide/Lofty SA
39.0 PEMBERTON Lower West WA
34.2 MANJIMUP Lower West WA
31.4 TELINA DOWNS Lower West WA
30.2 NARRIKUP WEST Lower West WA

Reports not yet available

1391 (58.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1288 (53.7) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
1242 (51.8) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
1211 (50.5) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
1082 (45.1) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
1074 (44.8) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
978 (40.8) GERALDTON AIRPORT Central West WA
967 (40.3) BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
867 (36.1) CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
860 (35.8) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
833 (34.7) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
813 (33.9) SHARK BAY AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
812 (33.8) SWANBOURNE Lower West WA
802 (33.4) CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
797 (33.2) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
766 (31.9) KARRATHA AERO E Pilbara WA
766 (31.9) COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
762 (31.8) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
761 (31.7) ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
757 (31.5) LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
746 (31.1) MINNIPA PIRSA W Agricultural SA
723 (30.1) ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
718 (29.9) LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
706 (29.4) MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
704 (29.3) NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
701 (29.2) TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA
695 (29.0) NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
694 (28.9) LEONORA AERO Goldfields WA
678 (28.3) MARDIE W Pilbara WA
678 (28.3) MEEKATHARRA AIRPORT E Gascoyne WA
678 (28.3) WUDINNA AERO W Agricultural SA
670 (27.9) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
669 (27.9) OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
658 (27.4) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
652 (27.2) ESPERANCE Lower West WA
650 (27.1) ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
650 (27.1) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
648 (27.0) FORREST Eucla WA
644 (26.8) PARABURDOO AERO E Gascoyne WA
639 (26.6) KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
625 (26.0) NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS) W Agricultural SA
624 (26.0) HOPETOUN NORTH Lower West WA
622 (25.9) LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
622 (25.9) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
621 (25.9) MUNGLINUP WEST Goldfields WA
616 (25.7) WITCHCLIFFE Lower West WA
615 (25.6) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
612 (25.5) WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
610 (25.4) ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
600 (25.0) MANDURAH Lower West WA
107/14 NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
102/11 CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
98/01 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
93/18 CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
91/00 ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
91/00 SWANBOURNE 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
Lower West
PEARCE RAAF
16.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.3mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
W Pilbara
BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT : 80(200/ 63 ) at 01:30
Central West
NORTH ISLAND : 87(210/ 65 ) at 00:00
Lower West
ROTTNEST ISLAND : 91(200/ 74 ) at 03:49
OCEAN REEF : 100(210/ 63 ) at 00:04
CAPE LEEUWIN : 95(220/ 61 ) at 01:32
BUSSELTON JETTY : 76(270/ 69 ) at 16:14
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 106( 10/ 87 ) at 14:04
CLEVE AERODROME : 98(350/ 56 ) at 12:41
NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS) : 87(360/ 63 ) at 08:30
CULTANA (DEFENCE) : 87( 10/ 67 ) at 12:31
Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
MINLATON AERO : 89(360/ 65 ) at 12:00
MOONTA (WARBURTO POINT) : 76(320/ 65 ) at 20:54
CAPE WILLOUGHBY : 93(350/ 72 ) at 19:00
NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 72(340/ 67 ) at 23:00
VICTORIA
Wimmera S
PYRENEES (BEN NEVIS) : 93( 20/ 59 ) at 23:30
GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) : 85( 30/ 65 ) at 17:12
E Central
MELBOURNE AIRPORT : 85(360/ 67 ) at 22:30
TASMANIA
Southeast
TASMAN ISLAND : 85( 10/ 67 ) at 23:52