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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 1406 EST on 18/09/2018. 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
Lowest grass minimum temperature

NT

Alice Springs

015602

JERVOIS

-2.8

-2.4

14/09/1993

43

1 N C

Lowest minimum temperature

SA

Yorke Peninsula

022046

EDITHBURGH

1.4

1.6

13/09/2011

26

1 N C

QLD

Northwest

037034

THE MONUMENT AIRPORT

4.0

4.0

13/09/2011

18

1 N C Equal to record.

NSW

Far Northwest

046012

WILCANNIA AERODROME AWS

-0.7

-0.2

17/09/2017

19

1 N C

NSW

SW Slopes N

073014

GRENFELL (MANGANESE RD)

-2.7

-2.5

01/09/2012

51

1 N C

NSW

Riverina E

074034

COROWA AIRPORT

-2.5

-2.0

05/09/1977

45

1 N C

VIC

Lower North

080015

ECHUCA AERODROME

-1.5

-1.5

01/09/2015

62

1 N C Equal to record.


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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 14:05EST, 18/09/2018.

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 17.4 -2.7 4.6 -4.3 4.4 1.0 3.8 9.1 407 (17.0) 46/13
BUNBURY 16.7 -1.7 2.4 -6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 234 ( 9.8) 43/13
MANDURAH 16.4 -2.5 8.6 -3.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 311 (13.0) 37/13
DARWIN AIRPORT 35.7 +3.1 24.0 +1.0 23.1 0.0 6.0 11.0 316 (13.2) 37/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 29.6 +2.4 2.5 -7.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 341 (14.2) 30/11
WHYALLA AERO 23.8 +2.3 2.1 -6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 315 (13.1) 65/13
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 20.9 +1.9 4.4 -5.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 120 ( 5.0) 39/22
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 18.2 +2.4 6.1 -0.2 -- 0.4 -- -- 409 (17.0) 54/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 30.2 -1.0 10.9 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 445 (18.5) 34/09
CAIRNS AERO 31.8 +3.7 14.2 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 194 ( 8.1) 37/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.6 +0.9 14.1 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 224 ( 9.3) 37/14
MACKAY M.O 25.0 -0.2 18.0 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 314 (13.1) 39/06
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.6 -0.7 14.9 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 253 (10.5) 41/15
BUNDABERG AERO 25.8 +0.4 14.9 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 403 (16.8) 52/14
COOLANGATTA 22.0 -1.2 13.9 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 628 (26.2) 46/11
BRISBANE AERO 21.6 -2.6 11.5 -1.2 10.0 0.0 8.8 10.1 452 (18.8) 39/11
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 20.1 -2.1 7.8 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 508 (21.2) 54/23
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 20.8 -0.6 7.5 -1.1 -- 0.0 6.0 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 19.2 -3.3 6.8 -2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 476 (19.8) 28/11
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 18.2 -3.1 6.2 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 441 (18.4) 34/15
BATHURST AIRPORT AWS 16.7 -0.2 -2.3 -6.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 279 (11.6) 28/12
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 13.6 -1.2 -2.7 -6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 329 (13.7) 30/08
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 21.1 -0.2 0.5 -5.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 443 (18.5) 35/09
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 18.8 -1.7 7.4 -3.0 5.5 0.0 4.6 9.4 500 (20.8) 43/14
RICHMOND RAAF 21.1 -1.6 1.6 -6.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 237 ( 9.9) 35/11
BELLAMBI AWS 16.6 -3.5 6.7 -5.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 429 (17.9) 46/16
CANBERRA AIRPORT 15.1 -- -2.6 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 210 ( 8.8) 41/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 16.7 -0.9 -2.6 -7.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 278 (11.6) 22/12
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 16.3 -1.7 -0.5 -6.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 166 ( 6.9) 24/13
MILDURA AIRPORT 20.7 +0.3 3.8 -3.5 -- 0.0 4.0 9.0 223 ( 9.3) 48/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 17.4 0.0 -1.7 -7.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 143 ( 6.0) 37/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 17.4 +0.6 -0.2 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 155 ( 6.5) 48/14
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 18.1 +1.5 4.2 -2.8 1.0 0.0 3.0 10.4 465 (19.4) 54/12
BALLARAT AERODROME 14.9 +1.0 0.0 -4.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 300 (12.5) 57/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 14.7 -0.8 6.5 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 210 ( 8.8) 44/14
HOBART AIRPORT 16.9 +1.6 6.6 +0.6 3.6 0.0 3.2 9.3 403 (16.8) 52/11
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

39.7 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
39.1 DOUGLAS RIVER RESEARCH FARM N Rivers NT
39.0 BRADSHAW-ANGALLARI VALLEY (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT
39.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
38.6 MIDDLE POINT N Rivers NT

+7.2 : 29.6 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+6.2 : 27.6 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+6.1 : 33.9 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+6.0 : 34.5 CARNEGIE Interior WA

25.4 DARWIN NTC AWS N Rivers NT
25.3 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
25.0 WARRUWI AIRPORT N Rivers NT
25.0 BRADSHAW-ANGALLARI VALLEY (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT
25.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
25.0 ADELE ISLAND Islands ISL

+5.0 : 21.8 WITTENOOM W Pilbara WA
+4.7 : 4.2 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
+4.1 : 17.8 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
+4.0 : 19.5 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
+3.5 : 15.4 NEWMAN AERO E Gascoyne WA

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

0.7 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.7 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.4 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
3.6 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
3.6 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-5.2 : 19.2 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
-5.1 : 24.8 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
-4.6 : 18.4 TAREE AIRPORT AWS MidNorth Coast S NSW
-4.5 : 19.1 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA

-7.7 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-7.6 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-7.2 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.3 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-5.2 GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-10.9 : -0.7 MILES CONSTANCE STREET Darling Downs W QLD
-10.8 : 0.0 ARLTUNGA N Plateau NT
-10.4 : -1.0 ROMA AIRPORT Maranoa QLD
-10.2 : 4.0 THE MONUMENT AIRPORT Northwest QLD
-10.1 : 1.2 JERVOIS N Plateau NT

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.
21.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
16.0 TOORA W Gippsland VIC
12.4 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
12.0 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS

Reports not yet available

1084 (45.2) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
1061 (44.2) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
965 (40.2) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
962 (40.1) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
945 (39.4) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
908 (37.8) GOLD COAST SEAWAY Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
902 (37.6) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
901 (37.5) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
900 (37.5) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
852 (35.5) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
811 (33.8) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
778 (32.4) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
777 (32.4) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
754 (31.4) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
733 (30.5) REDCLIFFE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
729 (30.4) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
728 (30.3) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
721 (30.0) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
715 (29.8) EVANS HEAD RAAF BOMBING RANGE AWS North Coast NSW
695 (29.0) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
681 (28.4) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
680 (28.3) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
674 (28.1) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
662 (27.6) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
640 (26.7) COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT MidNorth Coast N NSW
632 (26.3) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
628 (26.2) COOLANGATTA Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
622 (25.9) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
608 (25.3) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
100/21 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
94/21 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
89/22 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
83/03 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
80/04 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) 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)
10.2mm in 30 min to 12:00 20.4mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 12:00 11.0mm/h
14.0mm in 1 hr to 12:30 14.0mm/h
44.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 14.7mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 85(300/ 69 ) at 23:30
TASMANIA
Southeast
KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) : 100(310/ 80 ) at 22:01
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 78(330/ 63 ) at 23:00