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National Daily Weather Summary


Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
State extremes | Noteworthy weather | Capital Cities | Regional Cities | Alpine Stations
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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 1422 EST on 13/08/2018. 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

NT

Roper-McArthur

014730

UPPER WATERHOUSE RIVER

1.0

0.8

19/08/2005

17

1 N C

Lowest minimum temperature

WA

W Gascoyne

006105

SHARK BAY AIRPORT

5.0

5.0

26/08/2016

18

1 N C Equal to record.

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

QLD

Northwest

037010

CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP

27.9

25.3

02/08/2010

11

1 N


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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 14:21EST, 13/08/2018.

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 21.0 +2.5 5.8 -2.2 3.4 0.0 2.4 10.0 235 ( 9.8) 41/11
BUNBURY 17.3 -0.2 4.1 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 119 ( 5.0) 39/13
MANDURAH 17.6 -0.3 9.4 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 203 ( 8.5) 37/09
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.2 +0.8 17.5 -2.9 16.2 0.0 7.2 10.3 250 (10.4) 37/09
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 17.3 -5.3 0.4 -5.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 362 (15.1) 54/12
WHYALLA AERO 16.0 -2.5 3.1 -2.8 -- 0.6 -- -- 439 (18.3) 35/11
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 15.5 -1.1 6.6 -1.6 -- 2.8 -- -- 266 (11.1) 35/21
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.0 -0.1 3.0 -2.5 -- 5.8 -- -- 390 (16.3) 54/13
MOUNT ISA AERO 21.2 -6.1 11.4 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 603 (25.1) 57/09
CAIRNS AERO 27.8 +1.2 14.6 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 237 ( 9.9) 31/14
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.8 +1.8 13.8 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 265 (11.0) 30/13
MACKAY M.O 26.8 +4.3 14.1 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 269 (11.2) 26/07
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 27.7 +2.9 10.7 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 150 ( 6.3) 37/11
BUNDABERG AERO 26.8 +3.5 9.7 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 203 ( 8.5) 37/10
COOLANGATTA 26.4 +5.0 11.9 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 406 (16.9) 44/09
BRISBANE AERO 25.0 +3.2 10.6 +1.0 7.3 0.0 4.4 10.5 330 (13.8) 59/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 17.2 -1.3 9.6 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 404 (16.8) 61/15
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 14.3 -3.7 6.7 +0.9 -- 0.0 5.6 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 19.2 -1.0 6.6 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 330 (13.8) 55/13
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 18.0 -0.6 8.9 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 429 (17.9) 55/08
BATHURST AGRICULTURAL STATION 7.8 -5.2 2.0 +0.7 -1.3 0.8 2 2.6 -- -- --
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 4.6 -6.4 0.4 -1.7 -6.2 5.2 2 8.6 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 13.5 -4.0 2.7 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 553 (23.0) 43/09
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 17.2 -1.1 9.4 +1.3 4.2 0.0 6.0 9.7 655 (27.3) 67/09
RICHMOND RAAF 17.8 -1.9 7.8 +3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 532 (22.2) 41/14
BELLAMBI AWS 16.4 -1.6 7.9 -2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 614 (25.6) 59/19
CANBERRA AIRPORT 11.7 -- 1.4 -- -- 3.0 -- -- 493 (20.5) 46/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 11.7 -2.8 4.0 +0.5 -- 4.6 -- -- 406 (16.9) 37/04
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 12.1 -2.9 2.7 -1.0 -- 7.0 -- -- 278 (11.6) 37/16
MILDURA AIRPORT 15.3 -2.0 1.8 -3.5 -- 2.2 5.4 8.0 390 (16.3) 39/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 11.9 -2.8 0.8 -3.1 -- 0.6 -- -- 410 (17.1) 35/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 12.3 -1.9 -1.7 -4.3 -- 3.0 -- -- 279 (11.6) 35/13
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 14.3 -0.1 3.1 -2.8 -0.2 0.2 3.0 7.4 453 (18.9) 50/14
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.9 -1.5 -0.7 -4.4 -- 1.2 -- -- 413 (17.2) 44/12
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 11.7 -2.1 0.1 -3.6 -- 0.8 -- -- 130 ( 5.4) 43/13
HOBART AIRPORT 13.5 0.0 2.8 -1.9 -2.1 0.8 1.4 2.8 293 (12.2) 54/14
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

33.5 NOONAMAH AIRSTRIP N Rivers NT
33.3 MILINGIMBI AIRPORT N Rivers NT
33.0 MIDDLE POINT N Rivers NT
33.0 DUM IN MIRRIE AIRSTRIP N Rivers NT
33.0 OENPELLI AIRPORT N Rivers NT
33.0 KANGAROO FLATS (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT

+5.2 : 25.8 DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+5.0 : 27.1 YEPPOON THE ESPLANADE Central Coast E QLD
+5.0 : 26.4 COOLANGATTA Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+4.9 : 29.0 GLADSTONE RADAR Wide Bay/Burnett QLD

25.2 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
23.9 WARRUWI AIRPORT N Rivers NT
23.8 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.7 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
23.0 TORRES STRAIT NTC AWS Islands ISL
23.0 CROKER ISLAND AIRPORT N Rivers NT

+6.1 : 20.1 BULMAN N Rivers NT
+5.3 : 10.1 DALBY AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
+5.3 : 9.7 INJUNE POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+4.9 : 11.4 TAROOM POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD
+4.7 : 18.5 BORROLOOLA AIRPORT N Rivers NT

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

-1.9 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.1 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-0.9 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-0.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-0.1 CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW

-7.2 : 4.1 ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
-6.8 : 24.5 ELLIOTT N Plateau NT
-6.8 : 16.1 ARLTUNGA N Plateau NT
-6.4 : 4.6 ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE C Tablelands S NSW
-6.3 : 20.6 THE MONUMENT AIRPORT Northwest QLD
-6.3 : 21.2 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT

-6.8 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-6.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-6.6 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-5.4 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.4 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-7.2 : 4.4 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
-6.8 : 5.4 LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
-6.8 : 1.9 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior 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.
27.6 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
24.8 ARGALONG (SANDY CREEK) SW Slopes S NSW
23.0 CORNER INLET (YANAKIE) W Gippsland VIC
20.8 OVENS RIVER @ HARRIETVILLE Upper NE VIC
20.4 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

Reports not yet available

1214 (50.6) BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
1159 (48.3) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
1075 (44.8) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
953 (39.7) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
953 (39.7) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
929 (38.7) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
907 (37.8) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
788 (32.8) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
776 (32.3) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
749 (31.2) GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
749 (31.2) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
747 (31.1) MOSS VALE AWS Illawarra NSW
744 (31.0) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
743 (31.0) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
733 (30.5) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
727 (30.3) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
720 (30.0) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
714 (29.8) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
706 (29.4) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
700 (29.2) ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
696 (29.0) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
691 (28.8) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
691 (28.8) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
678 (28.3) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
672 (28.0) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
670 (27.9) CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD
668 (27.8) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
664 (27.7) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
659 (27.5) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
655 (27.3) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
649 (27.0) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
641 (26.7) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
637 (26.5) BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
630 (26.3) CLONCURRY AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
629 (26.2) TELFER AERO Interior WA
623 (26.0) FRANKSTON AWS E Central VIC
621 (25.9) ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
621 (25.9) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
619 (25.8) HINDMARSH ISLAND AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
614 (25.6) BELLAMBI AWS Illawarra NSW
612 (25.5) BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
609 (25.4) JULIA CREEK AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
609 (25.4) NERRIGA AWS South Coast NSW
607 (25.3) COONABARABRAN AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes N NSW
606 (25.3) TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
603 (25.1) MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
602 (25.1) SWAN HILL AERODROME Mallee S VIC
600 (25.0) ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) Illawarra NSW
126/14 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
120/15 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
113/21 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
102/20 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
98/15 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
98/16 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
91/15 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
91/13 CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
91/13 SCOTTS PEAK DAM 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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
PIRLANGIMPI AIRPORT
13.4mm in 1 hr to 19:30 13.4mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 21:30 7.3mm/h
TASMANIA
W Coast
MOUNT READ
10.4mm in 1 hr to 14:00 10.4mm/h
12.8mm in 1 hr to 14:30 12.8mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 15:00 11.0mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 7.7mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 91(300/ 65 ) at 15:13
VICTORIA
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 102(280/ 58 ) at 20:41
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) : 111(260/ 69 ) at 15:10
CAPE GRIM : 80(230/ 67 ) at 19:21
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 126(***/ 89 ) at 14:38
KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) : 98(260/ 82 ) at 15:23
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 83(270/ 65 ) at 18:56
W Coast
LOW ROCKY POINT : 87(280/ 67 ) at 15:00
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 91(310/ 58 ) at 14:42
MOUNT READ : 93(260/ 67 ) at 17:00
ISLANDS
Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND WINDY POINT : 82(240/ 63 ) at 21:05
HOGAN ISLAND : 113(270/ 95 ) at 21:19