Monday 19 OCT 2020
 

Home
Daily Weather
Summary indexes
2020 2019
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Previous years

About:
About the DWS

 

2020

Oct

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
      01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  

Sep

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
  01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30        

Aug

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
          01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31            

Jul

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
    01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

Jun

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          

May

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
        01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Apr

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
    01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30      

Mar

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
            01
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31          

Feb

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
          01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29  

Jan

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
    01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

 

 

Monthly summaries:
from BoM

Find a place:
Google Maps |
Aust Gazetteer|
Geonames

Weather terms:
WeatherZone | BoM |
American Met Soc | NOAA | uk.sci.weather

National Daily Weather Summary


Records set | Charts | City summary | NATIONAL EXTREMES: Hottest, Coldest, Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
State extremes | Noteworthy observations | Capital observations | Regional observations | Alpine observations
Charts and data courtesy Bureau of Meteorology. MTSAT-1R operated by JMA
Weather, Climate and Site News

The information on this page fills gradually as it becomes available.

For weather news as it breaks, the sites on the Weather and Climate Media Reports page are recommended.


Provisional records set or equalled today

None known


Monday 19 OCT 2020 in charts
Surface charts Satellite images Rain & temperatures
4am EST Rainfall -- 24 hours to 9am

Week to 9am | SE AUS detail
10am EST Minimum temperature anomalies

See actual temperatures
4pm EST Maximum temperature anomalies

See actual temperatures
10pm EST Solar Radiation

Summary of observations

For notes on how to interpret the data and quality control issues, see Daily Weather Summary Help.
Data is as received at 18:34EST, 20/10/2020.

Observations and extremes for Monday 19 OCT 2020
2018 populations over 40,000 (QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC) or 20,000 (WA, NT ,SA, TAS)
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
GERALDTON AIRPORT 23.8 -- 13.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 423 (17.6) 41/14
PERTH AIRPORT 28.1 +5.3 13.7 +3.4 10.7 0.0 7.0 12.3 370 (15.4) 39/07
PERTH METRO 28.6 +5.2 14.8 +3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 181 ( 7.5) 31/14
BUSSELTON AERO 26.3 +5.0 11.0 +2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 415 (17.3) 46/18
BUNBURY 27.1 +6.0 12.7 +3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 303 (12.6) 39/17
MANDURAH 25.3 +3.4 17.3 +3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 284 (11.8) 39/19
ALBANY AIRPORT 20.2 -- 11.9 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 431 (18.0) 31/11
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 27.0 +1.1 13.5 +2.3 -- 1.2 -- -- 429 (17.9) 41/12
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.7 -0.6 26.2 +1.3 25.7 0.0 6.8 10.6 288 (12.0) 28/13
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 24.7 -6.4 21.3 +6.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 395 (16.5) 35/05
WHYALLA AERO 21.1 -3.1 8.4 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 477 (19.9) 28/19
PARAFIELD AIRPORT 21.3 -0.7 3.8 -6.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 268 (11.2) 34/14
ADELAIDE AIRPORT 18.6 -2.6 6.6 -4.1 2.8 0.0 3.4 12.8 360 (15.0) 41/17
VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY) 17.4 -3.2 6.0 -3.0 -- 0.0 3.0 -- -- --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 15.7 -2.4 7.5 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 294 (12.3) 31/15
CAIRNS AERO 31.0 +1.4 18.6 -2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 208 ( 8.7) 26/15
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.1 +0.6 21.3 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 412 (17.2) 34/13
MACKAY AERO 29.8 +1.4 15.6 -2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 292 (12.2) 39/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 34.0 +4.3 17.5 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 251 (10.5) 34/14
BUNDABERG AERO 31.5 +4.5 18.2 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 421 (17.5) 44/13
GLADSTONE AIRPORT 29.5 +1.9 18.8 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 309 (12.9) 39/15
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT 28.3 +1.8 18.6 +1.7 -- 1.6 -- -- 409 (17.0) 43/14
COOLANGATTA 25.0 +0.3 17.2 +1.1 -- 17.8 -- -- 499 (20.8) 44/20
BRISBANE AERO 30.6 +5.2 16.9 +1.1 15.1 1.4 -- 8.4 600 (25.0) 43/01
SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT 26.7 +1.1 18.4 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 492 (20.5) 35/23
BRISBANE 29.9 +2.9 16.9 +0.5 -- 1.8 -- -- 193 ( 8.0) 31/00
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 24.1 -0.4 11.2 -1.6 -- 7.2 -- -- 429 (17.9) 39/12
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 24.2 -1.5 13.4 +3.7 -- 7.6 -- -- 217 ( 9.0) 28/20
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 22.1 -- 16.3 -- -- 11.0 -- -- 242 (10.1) 55/14
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.4 -1.7 15.9 +3.8 -- 3.6 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.0 -3.8 15.5 +3.5 -- 18.0 -- -- 451 (18.8) 48/00
CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS 20.8 -4.5 15.4 +5.5 -- 6.8 -- -- 299 (12.5) 26/11
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 17.9 -0.4 2.2 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 291 (12.1) 31/12
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 20.5 -2.2 14.8 +1.5 14.4 4.0 4.4 6.0 588 (24.5) 39/00
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 21.0 -1.1 15.0 +1.4 -- 3.0 -- -- -- --
BADGERYS CREEK AWS 22.5 -2.4 13.7 +3.2 -- 2.0 -- -- 154 ( 6.4) 34/16
ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) 19.3 -3.7 13.5 +2.7 -- 13.4 -- -- 261 (10.9) 31/12
CANBERRA AIRPORT 19.7 -1.9 10.0 +3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 364 (15.2) 39/21
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 21.3 -0.4 4.9 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 21.6 -0.4 6.5 -1.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 197 ( 8.2) 28/16
MILDURA AIRPORT 22.0 -2.1 6.2 -3.6 -- 0.0 4.0 12.0 302 (12.6) 28/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 17.0 -3.9 6.2 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 333 (13.9) 37/13
SHEPPARTON AIRPORT 19.8 -2.4 6.4 -1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 521 (21.7) 37/16
MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) 17.2 -2.4 4.0 -3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 370 (15.4) 31/17
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 15.0 -4.5 4.5 -4.0 0.9 0.0 2.0 3.9 347 (14.5) 28/14
MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK) 15.5 -- 8.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 220 ( 9.2) 30/17
BREAKWATER (GEELONG RACECOURSE) 15.3 -- 6.5 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 252 (10.5) 28/16
BALLARAT AERODROME 13.3 -3.4 4.0 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 362 (15.1) 28/14
WYNYARD AIRPORT 17.5 +1.2 7.1 +0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 392 (16.3) 39/15
DEVONPORT AIRPORT 16.2 +0.3 6.6 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 404 (16.8) 41/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 18.9 +0.7 4.6 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 157 ( 6.5) 31/16
HOBART AIRPORT 15.3 -2.1 7.6 0.0 3.7 0.2 2.8 -- 330 (13.8) 31/10
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 16.4 -0.6 8.4 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 257 (10.7) 39/10
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 for Monday 19 OCT 2020
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

41.8 JULIA CREEK AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
41.7 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
41.0 NGUKURR AIRPORT N Rivers NT
41.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
40.8 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA

+8.6 : 33.2 BEVERLEY Cent Wheatbelt WA
+8.4 : 32.5 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
+8.3 : 31.8 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
+8.2 : 31.6 BROOKTON Cent Wheatbelt WA
+8.0 : 33.0 YORK Cent Wheatbelt WA

29.1 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA
28.1 CHARLES POINT N Rivers NT
28.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
27.9 DARWIN NTC AWS N Rivers NT
27.7 VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS N Rivers NT

+7.9 : 23.5 TERRITORY GRAPE FARM N Plateau NT
+7.7 : 26.2 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
+6.5 : 21.3 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+6.1 : 18.8 KALBARRI Central West WA
+6.0 : 20.3 ARLTUNGA N Plateau NT

Coldest for Monday 19 OCT 2020
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

5.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
6.2 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
6.8 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
7.3 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
9.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-6.4 : 24.7 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
-6.4 : 19.2 YARRAS (MOUNT SEAVIEW) MidNorth Coast S NSW
-6.4 : 18.4 LOSTOCK DAM Hunter Valley NSW
-6.1 : 29.0 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
-6.0 : 6.8 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC

-0.5 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
0.1 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
0.6 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
0.6 KEITH (MUNKORA) Mallee/Upper SE SA

-6.6 : 1.0 ROSEWORTHY AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
-6.3 : 1.8 CUMMINS AERO W Agricultural SA
-6.3 : 3.8 PARAFIELD AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
-6.1 : 2.9 WEST WYALONG AIRPORT AWS CW Plains S NSW
-6.1 : 4.7 EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is 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.
63.0 THORAK CEMETERY N Rivers NT
45.6 TWEED HEADS GOLF CLUB North Coast NSW
45.0 WYONG (MOUNT ELLIOT) Hunter Valley NSW
44.0 KINGSCLIFF (WORAM PLACE) North Coast NSW
42.6 CAREYS PEAK (BARRINGTON TOPS) Hunter Valley NSW

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
63.0 THORAK CEMETERY

NEW SOUTH WALES
North Coast
45.6 TWEED HEADS GOLF CLUB
44.0 KINGSCLIFF (WORAM PLACE)
Hunter Valley
45.0 WYONG (MOUNT ELLIOT)
42.6 CAREYS PEAK (BARRINGTON TOPS)

12.8 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
12.3 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
12.3 BICHENO (COUNCIL DEPOT) E Coast TAS
12.0 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
11.9 NURIOOTPA PIRSA Adelaide/Lofty SA

.....

8.4 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
8.2 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
6.0 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
3.9 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
3.8 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS

1211 (50.5) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
939 (39.1) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
901 (37.5) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
855 (35.6) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
847 (35.3) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
837 (34.9) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
833 (34.7) BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
832 (34.7) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
789 (32.9) WALUNGURRU AIRPORT N Plateau NT
778 (32.4) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
767 (32.0) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
762 (31.8) RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
759 (31.6) INNER RECIPROCAL MARKER Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
758 (31.6) WATTAMOLLA AWS Sydney--east NSW
734 (30.6) LEGENDRE ISLAND E Pilbara WA
721 (30.0) KARRATHA AERO E Pilbara WA
720 (30.0) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
702 (29.3) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
694 (28.9) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
692 (28.8) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
692 (28.8) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
678 (28.3) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
668 (27.8) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
656 (27.3) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
656 (27.3) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
655 (27.3) LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
653 (27.2) ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
651 (27.1) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
641 (26.7) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
638 (26.6) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
625 (26.0) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
623 (26.0) NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW
614 (25.6) REDCLIFFE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
612 (25.5) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
608 (25.3) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
605 (25.2) ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
600 (25.0) BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
78/03 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
68/02 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
67/18 BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
63/17 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
59/14 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
59/15 TELFER AERO Interior WA
59/03 WALUNGURRU AIRPORT N Plateau NT
59/18 EVANS HEAD RAAF BOMBING RANGE AWS North Coast NSW
59/18 LISMORE AIRPORT AWS North Coast NSW
59/00 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS

High realtime reports for Monday 19 OCT 2020
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
BRADSHAW-ANGALLARI VALLEY (DEFENCE)
11.4mm in 1 hr to 00:00 11.4mm/h
KANGAROO FLATS (DEFENCE)
20.6mm in 30 min to 16:30 41.2mm/h
27.0mm in 1 hr to 16:30 27.0mm/h
20.6mm in 1 hr to 17:00 20.6mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 9.0mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
COOLANGATTA
6.0mm in 11 min to 01:30 32.7mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 02:00 11.4mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 5.7mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
North Coast
BALLINA AIRPORT AWS
9.0mm in 26 min to 01:30 20.8mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 01:30 10.4mm/h
12.6mm in 1 hr to 02:00 12.6mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 5.3mm/h
MidNorth Coast N
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT
7.2mm in 17 min to 13:17 25.4mm/h
12.8mm in 1 hr to 13:30 12.8mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 6.0mm/h
Hunter Valley
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS
11.4mm in 1 hr to 00:00 11.4mm/h
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF
14.2mm in 1 hr to 01:00 14.2mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 5.0mm/h
NORAH HEAD AWS
45.4mm in 30 min to 18:00 90.8mm/h
46.6mm in 1 hr to 18:00 46.6mm/h
48.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 16.0mm/h
51.8mm in 30 min to 18:30 103.6mm/h
97.2mm in 1 hr to 18:30 97.2mm/h
58.8mm in 30 min to 19:00 117.6mm/h
110.6mm in 1 hr to 19:00 110.6mm/h
65.0mm in 1 hr to 19:30 65.0mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 20:00 10.8mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 20:30 11.0mm/h
14.8mm in 30 min to 21:00 29.6mm/h
21.2mm in 1 hr to 21:00 21.2mm/h
143.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 47.7mm/h
190.0mm in 6 hr to 21:00 31.7mm/h
41.4mm in 30 min to 21:30 82.8mm/h
56.2mm in 1 hr to 21:30 56.2mm/h
139.0mm in 30 min to 22:00 278.0mm/h
180.4mm in 1 hr to 22:00 180.4mm/h
146.4mm in 30 min to 22:30 292.8mm/h
285.4mm in 1 hr to 22:30 285.4mm/h
68.8mm in 30 min to 23:00 137.6mm/h
215.2mm in 1 hr to 23:00 215.2mm/h
71.8mm in 30 min to 23:30 143.6mm/h
140.6mm in 1 hr to 23:30 140.6mm/h
COORANBONG (LAKE MACQUARIE AWS)
19.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 6.3mm/h
VICTORIA
E Central
WONTHAGGI
22.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 7.3mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
16.0mm in 26 min to 21:56 36.9mm/h
21.0mm in 1 hr to 22:00 21.0mm/h
20.8mm in 1 hr to 22:30 20.8mm/h
None reported