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National Daily Weather Summary


Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
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Weather, Climate and Site News

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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 1408 EST on 06/08/2018. 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
Highest daily rainfall

WA

SW & S Coast

009868

MUNGLINUP

32.0

25.7

31/08/1973

30

1 N C

NT

Victoria

014840

WAVE HILL

40.0

25.7

28/08/1974

44

1 N C

Lowest maximum temperature

WA

Goldfields

012044

MUNGLINUP WEST

10.8

10.8

30/08/2005

16

1 N C Equal to record.

WA

Goldfields

012239

BULGA DOWNS

13.0

13.0

18/08/2005

14

1 N C Equal to record.

WA

Goldfields

012314

LEINSTER AERO

12.8

13.2

02/08/2018

24

1 N C Previous record set earlier this month.

SA

Yorke Peninsula

022049

STENHOUSE BAY

11.1

11.4

20/08/2003

22

1 N C


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10am EST Minimum temperature anomalies

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4pm EST Maximum temperature anomalies

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10pm EST Solar Radiation

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 14:07EST, 06/08/2018.

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 14.5 -4.0 6.4 -1.6 5.5 7.6 1.4 5.9 453 (18.9) 37/15
BUNBURY 14.9 -2.6 2.3 -5.1 -- 1.4 -- -- 328 (13.7) 34/11
MANDURAH 14.0 -3.9 8.2 -2.6 -- 5.8 -- -- 413 (17.2) 26/12
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.8 +0.4 20.9 +0.5 20.2 0.0 5.8 10.9 203 ( 8.5) 28/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 25.0 +2.4 7.5 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 332 (13.8) --
WHYALLA AERO 18.2 -0.3 11.8 +5.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 808 (33.7) 67/05
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.1 -0.5 12.6 +4.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 398 (16.6) 59/11
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.5 +0.4 9.6 +4.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 580 (24.2) 61/15
MOUNT ISA AERO 32.4 +5.1 9.8 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 161 ( 6.7) 54/15
CAIRNS AERO 28.2 +1.6 18.1 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 426 (17.8) 35/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.6 +0.6 16.4 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 275 (11.5) 30/11
MACKAY M.O 23.7 +1.2 15.6 +1.6 -- 0.4 -- -- 223 ( 9.3) 17/06
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 28.4 +3.6 13.3 +2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 172 ( 7.2) 34/14
BUNDABERG AERO 26.1 +2.8 10.9 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 226 ( 9.4) 31/14
COOLANGATTA 22.0 +0.6 7.5 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 229 ( 9.5) 24/11
BRISBANE AERO 23.7 +1.9 8.7 -0.9 4.6 0.0 5.4 10.0 275 (11.5) 31/19
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 25.4 +6.9 7.4 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 325 (13.5) 43/11
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 23.2 +5.2 4.6 -1.2 -- 0.0 3.6 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 21.5 +1.3 3.2 -3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 172 ( 7.2) 35/14
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.9 +2.3 2.3 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 385 (16.0) 22/15
BATHURST AGRICULTURAL STATION 17.1 +4.1 -2.5 -3.8 -6.0 0.0 1.6 -- -- --
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 16.0 +5.0 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 21.5 +4.0 1.2 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 256 (10.7) 37/15
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 20.9 +2.6 6.9 -1.2 3.1 0.0 5.6 10.3 370 (15.4) 41/16
RICHMOND RAAF 23.4 +3.7 -0.3 -4.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 207 ( 8.6) 30/15
BELLAMBI AWS 18.1 +0.1 9.5 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 322 (13.4) 43/15
CANBERRA AIRPORT 15.0 -- -1.0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 333 (13.9) 43/12
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 17.6 +3.1 4.6 +1.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 257 (10.7) 35/13
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 17.4 +2.4 2.7 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 225 ( 9.4) 34/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 22.5 +5.2 7.1 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- 6.0 470 (19.6) 57/15
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 17.6 +2.9 5.6 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 385 (16.0) 46/14
BENDIGO AIRPORT 16.6 +2.4 4.5 +1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 386 (16.1) 57/14
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 16.5 +2.1 8.2 +2.3 6.9 0.0 2.0 8.4 733 (30.5) 74/14
BALLARAT AERODROME 13.8 +2.4 5.0 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 780 (32.5) 74/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 16.3 +2.5 8.9 +5.2 -- 2.6 -- -- 232 ( 9.7) 43/13
HOBART AIRPORT 17.4 +3.9 7.0 +2.3 3.7 0.0 1.8 4.3 300 (12.5) 37/14
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

35.7 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
35.3 DOUGLAS RIVER RESEARCH FARM N Rivers NT
35.2 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
35.0 OENPELLI AIRPORT N Rivers NT
35.0 BRADSHAW-ANGALLARI VALLEY (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT
35.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT

+7.8 : 29.5 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+7.5 : 25.7 TABULAM (MUIRNE) N Tablelands E NSW
+7.2 : 27.5 OAKEY AERO Darling Downs E QLD
+7.2 : 29.6 ROMA AIRPORT Maranoa QLD
+7.1 : 28.8 SURAT Maranoa QLD

25.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.9 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.7 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.2 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
24.0 TORRES STRAIT NTC AWS Islands ISL

+7.1 : 11.8 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA
+6.9 : 21.9 TINDAL RAAF N Rivers NT
+6.2 : 10.5 HAWKER Upper North SA
+6.1 : 16.4 HUGHENDEN AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
+6.1 : 10.5 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA

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

-0.2 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
2.5 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
3.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
3.8 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
4.8 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
4.8 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-9.2 : 13.0 BULGA DOWNS Goldfields WA
-8.8 : 18.7 PARABURDOO AERO E Gascoyne WA
-8.7 : 12.8 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
-8.1 : 12.8 FORREST Eucla WA
-8.1 : 12.6 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA

-5.6 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-5.6 ARMIDALE (TREE GROUP NURSERY) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.2 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.0 MARRANGAROO (DEFENCE) C Tablelands S NSW
-5.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW

-7.0 : -5.2 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.9 : 9.7 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
-5.8 : 0.5 ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) Illawarra NSW
-5.7 : -1.1 CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS Hunter Valley NSW
-5.6 : -3.6 STANTHORPE LESLIE PARADE Darling Downs E 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.
50.8 ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
40.0 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT
38.2 OAKE MARSH FARM Lower West WA
34.0 THE DUKE Lower West WA
32.0 MUNGLINUP Lower West WA

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
50.8 ESPERANCE AERO
38.2 OAKE MARSH FARM
34.0 THE DUKE
32.0 MUNGLINUP

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
40.0 WAVE HILL

Reports not yet available

1261 (52.5) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
1210 (50.4) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
1181 (49.2) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1092 (45.5) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
1050 (43.8) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
1024 (42.7) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
978 (40.8) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
963 (40.1) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
949 (39.5) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
925 (38.5) WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) N Central VIC
925 (38.5) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
903 (37.6) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
888 (37.0) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
871 (36.3) MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
869 (36.2) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
864 (36.0) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
860 (35.8) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
859 (35.8) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
823 (34.3) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
817 (34.0) SNOWTOWN (RAYVILLE PARK) Lower North SA
808 (33.7) WHYALLA AERO W Agricultural SA
796 (33.2) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
794 (33.1) KADINA AWS Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
784 (32.7) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
780 (32.5) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
763 (31.8) CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
757 (31.5) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
753 (31.4) PORT AUGUSTA AERO W Agricultural SA
752 (31.3) ROBE AIRFIELD Lower SE SA
749 (31.2) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
741 (30.9) RHYLL E Central VIC
741 (30.9) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
733 (30.5) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
731 (30.5) HOPETOUN NORTH Lower West WA
727 (30.3) NOARLUNGA Adelaide/Lofty SA
725 (30.2) HAMILTON AIRPORT W Coast VIC
724 (30.2) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
722 (30.1) NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
720 (30.0) NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
718 (29.9) WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
717 (29.9) MURRAY BRIDGE (PALLAMANA AERODROME) Murray Valley SA
716 (29.8) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
714 (29.8) MUNGLINUP WEST Goldfields WA
709 (29.5) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
704 (29.3) ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
697 (29.0) ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
687 (28.6) GERALDTON AIRPORT Central West WA
683 (28.5) YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA
682 (28.4) KUITPO FOREST RESERVE Adelaide/Lofty SA
678 (28.3) LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
673 (28.0) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
672 (28.0) ROSEWORTHY AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
667 (27.8) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
658 (27.4) FORREST Eucla WA
657 (27.4) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
649 (27.0) MOUNT LOFTY Adelaide/Lofty SA
649 (27.0) HORSHAM AERODROME Wimmera S VIC
645 (26.9) KEITH (MUNKORA) Mallee/Upper SE SA
643 (26.8) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
637 (26.5) PARAFIELD AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
636 (26.5) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
631 (26.3) MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
630 (26.3) SOUTHERN CROSS AIRFIELD Goldfields WA
627 (26.1) LAMEROO (AUSTIN PLAINS) Mallee/Upper SE SA
626 (26.1) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
622 (25.9) MOORABBIN AIRPORT E Central VIC
620 (25.8) ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC
618 (25.8) MINNIPA PIRSA W Agricultural SA
618 (25.8) NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
615 (25.6) COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
614 (25.6) WUDINNA AERO W Agricultural SA
610 (25.4) EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA
603 (25.1) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
601 (25.0) ROXBY DOWNS (OLYMPIC DAM AERODROME) NW Pastoral SA
96/23 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
94/22 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
93/10 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
93/22 NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
89/23 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

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
ESPERANCE AERO
18.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.0mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT
8.4mm in 7 min to 09:07 72.0mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 93(270/ 80 ) at 23:00
CULTANA (DEFENCE) : 74(280/ 65 ) at 18:22
Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
CAPE WILLOUGHBY : 87(330/ 67 ) at 10:46
Adelaide/Lofty
MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS : 80(300/ 67 ) at 19:38
VICTORIA
Wimmera S
GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) : 91(340/ 59 ) at 18:21
Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 95( 20/ 54 ) at 15:13
TASMANIA
W Coast
CAPE SORELL : 83( 20/ 63 ) at 20:46
MOUNT READ : 95( 20/ 63 ) at 22:30