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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 1405 EST on 17/09/2018. 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

ANT

Antarctica

300004

MACQUARIE ISLAND

28.6

27.2

19/09/2017

71

1 N C

Lowest grass minimum temperature

WA

Eucla

011003

EUCLA

-0.5

-0.3

07/09/2018

26

1 N C Previous record set earlier this month.

Lowest minimum temperature

WA

SW & S Coast

009964

ROCKY GULLY

0.1

0.3

22/09/2004

23

1 N C

SA

NW Pastoral

016098

TARCOOLA AERO

0.3

0.4

15/09/2016

21

1 N C

VIC

Wimmera S

079028

LONGERENONG

-3.8

-3.5

19/09/2014

54

1 N C

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

NSW

CW Plains N

051049

TRANGIE RESEARCH STATION AWS

28.2

27.2

25/09/2006

11

1 N

NSW

CW Plains N

051161

COONAMBLE AIRPORT AWS

34.9

28.3

25/09/2006

11

34.0

02/12/2004

12

1 N

NSW

NW Plains W

052088

WALGETT AIRPORT AWS

31.5

25.1

01/09/2018

11

30.0

14/01/2013

12

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

NW Plains E

053115

MOREE AERO

29.4

28.0

20/09/1996

19

1 N

NSW

CW Slopes N

064017

COONABARABRAN AIRPORT AWS

31.1

29.7

06/09/2012

11

1 N


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Summary of observations

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**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 14:05EST, 17/09/2018.

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 19.2 -0.9 2.6 -6.3 2.0 0.0 3.4 10.5 284 (11.8) 48/15
BUNBURY 16.8 -1.6 2.6 -5.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 178 ( 7.4) 35/14
MANDURAH 17.3 -1.6 7.0 -4.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 274 (11.4) 35/13
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.2 +0.6 23.3 +0.3 22.8 0.0 6.8 10.3 256 (10.7) 35/19
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 21.0 -6.2 6.3 -4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 479 (20.0) 50/09
WHYALLA AERO 16.1 -5.4 2.5 -5.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 487 (20.3) 34/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.3 -2.7 5.6 -4.1 -- 0.6 -- -- 234 ( 9.8) 28/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.0 -1.8 2.0 -4.3 -- 6.0 -- -- 499 (20.8) 39/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 27.1 -4.1 14.7 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 559 (23.3) 50/05
CAIRNS AERO 29.5 +1.4 17.4 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 346 (14.4) 28/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.6 +2.9 14.9 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 270 (11.3) 31/14
MACKAY M.O 29.2 +4.0 15.4 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 215 ( 9.0) 28/12
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 33.5 +6.2 12.8 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 197 ( 8.2) 31/17
BUNDABERG AERO 31.2 +5.8 15.5 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 345 (14.4) 39/12
COOLANGATTA 23.7 +0.5 17.8 +4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 575 (24.0) 59/15
BRISBANE AERO 26.8 +2.6 12.4 -0.3 10.4 0.0 4.0 9.9 546 (22.8) 55/15
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 21.3 -0.9 13.5 +3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 415 (17.3) 46/11
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 17.9 -3.5 8.3 -0.3 -- 0.0 9.2 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 18.9 -3.6 12.3 +2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 477 (19.9) 63/01
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 17.2 -4.1 11.1 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 501 (20.9) 57/00
BATHURST AIRPORT AWS 11.8 -5.1 -0.1 -3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 598 (24.9) 46/12
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 8.7 -6.1 -0.5 -3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 703 (29.3) 52/00
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 16.1 -5.2 3.8 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 697 (29.0) 44/00
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 16.0 -4.5 9.6 -0.8 6.9 0.0 13.6 10.7 782 (32.6) 65/01
RICHMOND RAAF 19.2 -3.5 5.2 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 547 (22.8) 39/16
BELLAMBI AWS 15.1 -5.0 8.7 -3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 687 (28.6) 50/03
CANBERRA AIRPORT 13.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 560 (23.3) 39/00
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 13.7 -3.9 0.7 -4.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 586 (24.4) 37/13
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 14.4 -3.6 -0.2 -5.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 493 (20.5) 46/05
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.8 -3.6 1.2 -6.1 -- 0.2 7.2 10.3 443 (18.5) 28/12
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 14.3 -3.1 -1.2 -6.6 -- 2.0 -- -- 448 (18.7) 24/11
BENDIGO AIRPORT 13.7 -3.1 -0.7 -5.0 -- 2.4 -- -- 423 (17.6) 34/10
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 13.8 -2.8 3.0 -4.0 0.5 1.6 5.6 8.4 691 (28.8) 41/00
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.2 -2.7 0.0 -4.8 -- 6.0 -- -- 465 (19.4) 34/09
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 15.1 -0.4 1.0 -4.2 -- 4.2 -- -- 390 (16.3) 30/16
HOBART AIRPORT 13.9 -1.4 3.5 -2.5 0.1 1.8 4.2 9.6 639 (26.6) 50/15
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

39.9 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
39.9 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
39.4 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
39.0 OENPELLI AIRPORT N Rivers NT
39.0 BRADSHAW-ANGALLARI VALLEY (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT
39.0 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA

+6.7 : 30.8 RAINBOW BEACH Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+6.4 : 32.0 MARYBOROUGH Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+6.2 : 33.5 ROCKHAMPTON AERO Wide Bay/Burnett QLD

25.6 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
25.0 DARWIN NTC AWS N Rivers NT
25.0 ROWLEY SHOALS Islands ISL
24.6 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT

+7.7 : 11.6 INVERELL (RAGLAN ST) N Tablelands W NSW
+7.2 : 14.5 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
+6.2 : 13.4 OAKEY AERO Darling Downs E QLD
+6.1 : 8.7 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
+6.1 : 16.7 CASINO AIRPORT AWS North Coast NSW

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

-2.3 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-1.8 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-0.7 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
-0.5 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-0.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-8.7 : 18.7 MOOMBA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
-8.6 : 19.6 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
-8.4 : 17.3 TIBOOBURRA AIRPORT Far Northwest NSW
-8.3 : 21.6 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
-8.2 : 19.5 ARLTUNGA N Plateau NT
-8.2 : 17.4 WANAARING POST OFFICE Upper Darling NSW
-8.2 : 18.0 LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITOR INFORMATION CENT Upper Darling NSW

-8.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-8.0 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-7.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-7.4 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.8 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-11.3 : -3.6 EYRE Eucla WA
-9.5 : 2.0 CARNEGIE Interior WA
-9.0 : -2.3 YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA
-8.9 : -3.8 LONGERENONG Wimmera S VIC
-8.7 : 0.3 TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA

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.
88.0 ROBE Lower SE SA
30.0 MOE SOUTH W Gippsland VIC
29.0 QUEENSTOWN (SOUTH QUEENSTOWN) W Coast TAS
27.2 YARRAGON SOUTH W Gippsland VIC
27.0 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Lower SE
88.0 ROBE

VICTORIA
W Gippsland
30.0 MOE SOUTH
27.2 YARRAGON SOUTH

TASMANIA
W Coast
29.0 QUEENSTOWN (SOUTH QUEENSTOWN)
27.0 SCOTTS PEAK DAM

Reports not yet available

1681 (70.0) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
1633 (68.0) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1245 (51.9) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
1237 (51.5) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1218 (50.8) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
1200 (50.0) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
1185 (49.4) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
1136 (47.3) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
1127 (47.0) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
1108 (46.2) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
1041 (43.4) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
1013 (42.2) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
1009 (42.0) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1009 (42.0) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
985 (41.0) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
958 (39.9) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
938 (39.1) FRANKSTON AWS E Central VIC
921 (38.4) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
904 (37.7) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
901 (37.5) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
885 (36.9) BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
873 (36.4) PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
864 (36.0) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
857 (35.7) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
856 (35.7) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
838 (34.9) COONAMBLE AIRPORT AWS CW Plains N NSW
830 (34.6) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
824 (34.3) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
804 (33.5) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
785 (32.7) BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
783 (32.6) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
782 (32.6) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
779 (32.5) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
776 (32.3) MOSS VALE AWS Illawarra NSW
766 (31.9) BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
764 (31.8) SYDNEY HARBOUR (WEDDING CAKE WEST) Sydney--east NSW
759 (31.6) GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
756 (31.5) WALGETT AIRPORT AWS NW Plains W NSW
746 (31.1) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
746 (31.1) COONABARABRAN AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes N NSW
745 (31.0) TIBOOBURRA AIRPORT Far Northwest NSW
744 (31.0) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
729 (30.4) ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) Illawarra NSW
727 (30.3) HAY AIRPORT AWS Riverina W NSW
725 (30.2) NOWRA RAN AIR STATION AWS Illawarra NSW
721 (30.0) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
721 (30.0) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
718 (29.9) WHITE CLIFFS AWS Far Northwest NSW
711 (29.6) BAIRNSDALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
709 (29.5) PORT KEMBLA NTC AWS Illawarra NSW
706 (29.4) HINDMARSH ISLAND AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
706 (29.4) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
705 (29.4) MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
703 (29.3) ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
697 (29.0) TELFER AERO Interior WA
697 (29.0) DUBBO AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes S NSW
693 (28.9) AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
691 (28.8) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
687 (28.6) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
687 (28.6) BELLAMBI AWS Illawarra NSW
686 (28.6) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
685 (28.5) NERRIGA AWS South Coast NSW
681 (28.4) MARREE AERO NE Pastoral SA
681 (28.4) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
680 (28.3) CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT AWS CW Plains S NSW
678 (28.3) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
676 (28.2) TRANGIE RESEARCH STATION AWS CW Plains N NSW
674 (28.1) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
670 (27.9) SWAN HILL AERODROME Mallee S VIC
668 (27.8) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
665 (27.7) MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
663 (27.6) YARRAM AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
662 (27.6) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
659 (27.5) DENILIQUIN AIRPORT AWS Riverina E NSW
658 (27.4) NARRABRI AIRPORT AWS NW Slopes N NSW
655 (27.3) ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC
654 (27.3) WEST WYALONG AIRPORT AWS CW Plains S NSW
654 (27.3) COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT MidNorth Coast N NSW
648 (27.0) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
646 (26.9) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
646 (26.9) POUND CREEK W Gippsland VIC
645 (26.9) GRIFFITH AIRPORT AWS Riverina W NSW
644 (26.8) BROKEN HILL AIRPORT AWS Lower Darling NSW
639 (26.6) EILDON FIRE TOWER N Central VIC
639 (26.6) HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
633 (26.4) FOWLERS GAP AWS Far Northwest NSW
631 (26.3) COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
631 (26.3) WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
630 (26.3) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
630 (26.3) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
630 (26.3) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
624 (26.0) BOURKE AIRPORT AWS Upper Darling NSW
622 (25.9) OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
621 (25.9) LAVERTON RAAF W Central VIC
620 (25.8) WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
617 (25.7) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
612 (25.5) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
610 (25.4) WALUNGURRU AIRPORT N Plateau NT
608 (25.3) CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD
608 (25.3) COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
606 (25.3) REDCLIFFE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
604 (25.2) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
601 (25.0) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
113/02 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
98/02 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
96/00 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
93/00 CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
87/02 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast 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.
TASMANIA
Southeast
KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE)
5.4mm in 15 min to 15:15 21.6mm/h
16.2mm in 15 min to 15:30 64.8mm/h
21.6mm in 1 hr to 15:30 21.6mm/h
26.4mm in 1 hr to 16:00 26.4mm/h
10.0mm in 30 min to 16:30 20.0mm/h
14.8mm in 1 hr to 16:30 14.8mm/h
10.0mm in 1 hr to 17:00 10.0mm/h
10.6mm in 30 min to 17:30 21.2mm/h
10.6mm in 1 hr to 17:30 10.6mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 18:00 13.6mm/h
50.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 16.7mm/h
14.6mm in 30 min to 18:30 29.2mm/h
17.6mm in 1 hr to 18:30 17.6mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
South Coast
GREEN CAPE AWS : 72(190/ 63 ) at 12:14
VICTORIA
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 113(230/ 46 ) at 02:20
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) : 98(240/ 69 ) at 02:36
CAPE GRIM : 93(230/ 74 ) at 00:54
Southeast
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 78(270/ 67 ) at 01:41
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 96(250/ 78 ) at 01:00