Capital city synoptic reports for Saturday, 16 August 2008
prepared 0157 EST, 17/08/08
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Max Var Min Var Grs Min Rainfall Mth/ Date Time local Cloud amounts & types Wind Temp Dew Pt Rel Hum Pressure Weather Description Vis Observer comments
° C ° C ° C ° C ° C mm/ hr mm/ hr     Tot Cov Low Cloud(base m x 100) Mid High Dir °/ km/h ° C ° C % hPa/ 3hr tendency Pre- sent Past km  
Western Australia
Lower West and Perth
PERTH AIRPORT
- - - - - - - 0816 0000 25/- - 060/15 10.0 2.5 60 1027.40.3 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 0300 25/- - 060/15 10.1 0.1 50 1026.90.5 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 0600 20/N - - 070/21 9.6 -1.0 47 1027.91.0 30.0 -
23.0 +4.6 6.0 -2.0 3 - - 0816 0900 - - - 050/17 14.5 -0.1 37 1029.81.9 35.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 1200 25/- - 020/18 21.1 0.1 25 1029.10.6 35.0 -
23.0 +4.6 - - - - - 0816 1500 20/NW - 010/13 23.0 -3.1 17 1028.01.1 35.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 1800 25/SW 230/02 15.6 3.3 44 1028.60.6 35.0 -
23.5 +5.1 - - - - - 0816 2100 25/- - 080/13 10.8 4.1 63 1030.62.0 30.0 -
Northern Territory
Northern Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT
33.8 +2.5 - - - - - 0816 0030 25/E 170/09 21.6 17.4 77 1013.80.1 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 0330 3/E 140/15 22.4 2.6 27 1012.81.0 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 0630 25/NE 130/18 20.9 -1.1 23 1013.30.5 30.0 -
34.0 +2.7 21.0 +0.5 19 - - 0816 0930 25/NE 120/30 23.6 -4.2 15 1015.62.3 30.0 ARF NIL VER:03 SWV:M2.01.38.00
- - 20.5 +0.0 - - - 0816 1230 25/- - 090/22 28.2 -4.7 11 1015.30.3 30.0 -
31.0 -0.3 - - - - - 0816 1530 25/- - 340/17 30.8 -0.8 13 1012.52.8 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 1830 25/- - 340/11 27.2 8.8 31 1012.50.0 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 2130 25/- - 250/09 23.3 14.5 58 1015.22.7 30.0 -
South Australia
Adelaide plains and Mt Lofty Ranges
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN)
13.2 -3.3 - - - - 2/3 0816 0030 - - - - 240/15 10.4 9.6 95 1023.80.7 - - - -
- - - - - 3/18 1/3 0816 0330 - - - - 180/05 9.2 8.6 96 1023.00.8 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0816 0630 - - - - Calm 7.9 7.6 98 1023.40.4 - - - -
13.0 -3.5 8.0 -0.2 5 3/24 - 0816 0930 - - - - 190/05 10.7 9.1 90 1024.91.5 - - - -
- - 7.6 -0.6 - - 0.2/3 0816 1230 - - - - 230/17 13.2 8.8 75 1025.2 - - - -
14.0 -2.5 - - - 2/6 2/3 0816 1530 - - - - 200/11 13.2 8.8 75 1024.70.6 - - - -
- - - - - - 0.2/3 0816 1830 - - - - 190/13 11.7 6.5 70 1026.11.4 - - - -
- - - - - 2/12 - 0816 2130 - - - - Calm 8.3 7.2 93 1027.41.3 - - - -
Queensland
South Coast Moreton & Brisbane
BRISBANE AERO
21.8 - - - - - - 0816 0000 - - - 250/15 10.5 0.6 50 1014.5 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 0300 - - - 310/09 7.8 0.9 62 1013.70.8 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 0600 25/W 270/13 8.0 1.1 62 1013.50.2 40.0 -
22.0 - 5.0 - -1 - - 0816 0900 25/W - 240/28 15.8 1.4 38 1015.11.6 50.0 -
- - 4.8 - - - - 0816 1200 25/W - 250/24 19.8 0.1 27 1013.81.3 50.0 -
21.0 - - - - - - 0816 1500 25/W - 250/28 20.2 -3.5 20 1011.82.0 50.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 1800 25/W - 270/37 16.6 -3.9 24 1013.31.5 50.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 2100 25/W - 250/30 14.5 -1.5 33 1015.52.2 50.0 -
New South Wales
Sydney Metropolitan - east
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
18.8 +1.1 - - - - - 0816 0000 - - - - -/- 12.1 3.6 56 1012.00.4 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0816 0300 - - - - -/- 11.4 3.0 56 1010.51.5 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0816 0600 20/SW - - -/- 10.9 3.8 61 1010.70.2 40.0 -
19.0 +1.3 11.0 +2.1 - - - 0816 0900 10/SW - - -/- 13.2 2.5 48 1011.81.1 40.0 -
- - 10.5 +1.6 - - - 0816 1200 20/SW - - -/- 17.0 0.4 32 1011.10.7 40.0 -
18.0 +0.3 - - - - - 0816 1500 20/SW - -/- 16.6 3.5 42 1010.50.6 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 1800 10/SW - -/- 13.7 5.2 56 1013.22.7 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 2100 10/SW - -/- 11.9 5.4 64 1015.62.3 30.0 -
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO
19.7 +1.5 - - - - - 0816 0000 - - - 280/17 12.3 3.9 56 1012.00.4 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 0300 20/SW - - 270/31 11.3 3.6 59 1010.61.4 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 0600 20/SW - - 280/22 10.6 3.7 62 1010.90.3 40.0 -
20.0 +1.8 10.0 +2.1 4 - - 0816 0900 15/SW - - 270/26 13.9 3.3 49 1012.11.2 40.0 -
- - 9.8 +1.9 - - - 0816 1200 15/SW - - 250/15 17.0 0.1 32 1011.30.8 40.0 -
17.0 -1.2 - - - - - 0816 1500 20/SW - - 140/22 15.7 4.0 46 1010.80.5 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 1800 20/SW - 220/09 12.9 6.4 65 1013.32.5 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 2100 10/SW - 210/28 12.0 6.5 69 1015.82.5 30.0 -
Southern Tablelands-Goulburn/Monaro
CANBERRA AIRPORT
14.7 +1.8 - - - - - 0816 0000 - - - 320/17 7.4 3.8 78 1012.70.5 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0816 0300 - - - - 330/24 6.8 1.8 70 1011.41.3 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0816 0600 10/- - - 300/17 5.5 0.6 71 1011.40.0 40.0 -
15.0 +2.1 4.0 +3.1 1 - - 0816 0900 10/- - - 300/24 8.7 -0.7 52 1012.71.3 40.0 -
- - 3.7 +2.8 - - - 0816 1200 15/SW - - 340/24 11.8 -0.9 41 1012.40.3 50.0 -
14.0 +1.1 - - - - - 0816 1500 15/SW - - 250/28 13.5 -5.2 27 1011.80.6 50.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 1800 15/SW - - 290/18 8.6 0.4 56 1015.03.0 50.0 -
- - - - - - - 0816 2100 - - - - 210/13 2.8 -1.2 75 1017.32.1 - - - -
Victoria
East Central
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE
14.2 -0.7 - - - - 1/3 0816 0000 3/SW - - 250/09 9.6 7.9 89 1017.00.3 15.0 -
- - - - - 2/18 - 0816 0300 6/SW - - 280/08 8.9 6.8 87 1016.20.7 20.0 -
- - - - - - 0.6/3 0816 0600 6/SW - - 250/08 8.8 7.1 89 1015.90.3 20.0 -
14.0 -0.9 9.0 +2.4 6 2/24 - 0816 0900 3/SW - - 250/08 9.5 7.5 87 1017.61.6 25.0 -
- - 8.5 +1.9 - - 0.2/3 0816 1200 3/SW - - 250/08 11.6 5.5 66 1018.61.0 25.0 -
14.0 -0.9 - - - 0.2/6 - 0816 1500 3/SW - - 330/05 12.8 5.2 60 1018.90.3 30.0 -
- - - - - - 2/3 0816 1800 3/SW - - 010/02 9.1 6.6 84 1020.41.5 15.0 -
- - - - - 3/12 0.8/3 0816 2100 - - - - Calm 9.7 6.1 78 1021.91.5 - - - -
Tasmania
Southeast and Hobart
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)
9.5 -3.5 - - - - - 0816 0000 - - - - 210/15 6.3 2.9 79 1010.00.1 - - - -
- - - - - 1/18 0.4/3 0816 0300 - - - - 220/22 5.7 1.4 74 1009.40.6 - - - -
- - - - - - 4/3 0816 0600 10/- - - 190/26 4.4 2.8 89 1010.91.5 30.0 -
9.0 -4.0 4.0 -1.2 - 6/24 0.8/3 0816 0900 6/SW - - 210/26 6.1 0.5 67 1013.72.8 10.0 -
- - 4.3 -0.9 - - - 0816 1200 6/S - - 220/22 9.3 1.0 56 1014.60.8 30.0 -
10.0 -3.0 - - - - - 0816 1500 6/S - 190/22 9.1 2.8 65 1015.71.1 25.0 -
- - - - - - Tr/3 0816 1800 6/SW - - 190/17 7.6 2.3 69 1017.61.9 15.0 -
- - - - - 0.4/12 0.4/3 0816 2100 - - - - 190/11 6.8 3.0 77 1018.91.3 - - - -