Capital city synoptic reports for Wednesday, 20 August 2008
prepared 0157 EST, 21/08/08
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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
- - - - - - - 0820 0000 6/SE - - 150/15 11.3 6.9 74 1029.61.5 40.0 -
- - - - - 1/18 - 0820 0300 - - - 140/24 9.7 2.9 63 1030.10.5 35.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 0600 15/E - - 220/11 8.0 1.6 64 1031.81.7 35.0 -
17.0 -1.4 7.1 -0.9 3 1/24 - 0820 0900 10/SE - - 150/21 11.7 1.4 49 1034.02.2 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 1200 15/SE - - 110/34 15.0 1.7 40 1033.30.7 40.0 -
17.0 -1.4 - - - - - 0820 1500 15/SE - - 120/34 16.2 2.5 40 1032.11.2 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 1800 15/SE - - 120/28 14.0 2.0 44 1033.31.2 40.0 -
16.9 -1.5 - - - - - 0820 2100 10/E - - 170/15 9.7 4.6 70 1034.61.3 35.0 -
Northern Territory
Northern Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT
31.3 +0.0 - - - - - 0820 0030 25/- - 190/08 20.1 14.6 71 1016.31.0 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 0330 25/- - 160/08 18.1 14.9 82 1015.01.3 20.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 0630 25/- - 090/11 18.2 11.7 66 1014.80.2 20.0 -
31.0 -0.3 16.0 -4.5 15 - - 0820 0930 25/- - 050/13 24.7 13.7 50 1016.41.6 20.0 ARF:0.0MM VER:03 SWV:M2.01.38.00
- - 16.3 -4.2 - - - 0820 1230 - - - 070/18 30.2 12.1 33 1015.41.0 20.0 -
32.0 +0.7 - - - - - 0820 1530 10/SE - - 030/22 30.7 14.2 37 1013.02.4 20.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 1830 25/- - 010/21 28.2 15.3 45 1012.80.2 20.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 2130 - - - 030/15 24.4 18.6 70 1014.82.0 20.0 -
South Australia
Adelaide plains and Mt Lofty Ranges
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN)
15.7 -0.8 - - - - - 0820 0030 - - - - 060/08 8.8 4.7 75 1025.30.6 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0820 0330 - - - - 050/08 7.3 4.3 81 1024.31.0 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0820 0630 - - - - 060/08 7.5 3.5 76 1023.50.8 - - - -
16.0 -0.5 7.0 -1.2 4 - - 0820 0930 - - - - 010/09 11.3 1.9 52 1023.50.0 - - - -
- - 7.0 -1.2 - - - 0820 1230 - - - - 330/21 14.5 2.0 43 1022.01.5 - - - -
17.0 +0.5 - - - - - 0820 1530 - - - - 320/21 16.4 2.5 39 1020.21.8 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0820 1830 - - - - 330/08 13.6 4.3 53 1019.11.1 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0820 2130 - - - - 010/02 12.0 4.5 60 1019.10.0 - - - -
Queensland
South Coast Moreton & Brisbane
BRISBANE AERO
18.9 - - - - - - 0820 0000 - - - 250/09 8.1 5.5 84 1028.30.5 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 0300 15/SE - - 210/13 8.4 4.2 75 1027.31.0 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 0600 10/SE - - 220/17 9.2 4.1 70 1027.40.1 25.0 -
19.0 - 7.0 - 3 - - 0820 0900 10/E - - 220/21 16.2 5.2 48 1029.11.7 20.0 -
- - 6.8 - - - - 0820 1200 15/E - - 070/15 19.9 8.1 46 1028.01.1 25.0 -
21.0 - - - - - - 0820 1500 15/E - 050/15 19.7 9.0 50 1026.51.5 25.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 1800 10/E - 060/13 16.6 8.8 60 1026.50.0 25.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 2100 10/E - - Calm 12.7 10.0 84 1027.71.2 20.0 -
New South Wales
Sydney Metropolitan - east
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
17.6 -0.1 - - - - - 0820 0000 - - - - -/- 9.2 5.0 75 1025.50.4 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0820 0300 - - - - -/- 9.3 3.1 65 1025.20.3 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0820 0600 25/W -/- 8.5 3.1 69 1025.50.3 30.0 -
18.0 +0.3 8.0 -0.9 - - - 0820 0900 25/W -/- 12.6 4.5 58 1026.61.1 20.0 -
- - 8.2 -0.7 - - - 0820 1200 25/W -/- 16.8 1.4 35 1025.01.6 40.0 -
19.0 +1.3 - - - - - 0820 1500 15/SW - -/- 19.2 3.4 35 1023.21.8 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 1800 25/W -/- 15.2 3.6 46 1023.50.3 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 2100 25/W -/- 14.1 7.1 63 1023.90.4 35.0 -
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO
18.1 -0.1 - - - - - 0820 0000 25/- - 280/11 9.1 4.5 73 1025.60.4 25.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 0300 25/- - 320/15 7.5 3.2 74 1025.10.5 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 0600 25/- - 340/13 8.4 3.2 70 1025.40.3 30.0 -
18.0 -0.2 7.0 -0.9 2 - - 0820 0900 25/- - 350/15 13.6 1.8 45 1026.61.2 25.0 -
- - 7.4 -0.5 - - - 0820 1200 25/- - 330/15 17.9 -0.3 29 1024.91.7 25.0 -
21.0 +2.8 - - - - - 0820 1500 25/- - 270/21 20.1 -0.5 25 1023.11.8 25.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 1800 25/- - 030/17 15.4 3.6 45 1023.50.4 25.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 2100 25/- - 350/05 12.4 8.4 77 1023.90.4 25.0 -
Southern Tablelands-Goulburn/Monaro
CANBERRA AIRPORT
13.1 +0.2 - - - - - 0820 0000 - - - - 310/18 6.3 1.2 70 1026.40.3 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0820 0300 - - - - 300/15 6.0 1.1 71 1025.21.1 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0820 0600 15/W - - 340/15 5.6 0.6 70 1025.70.5 40.0 -
13.0 +0.1 0.0 -0.9 2 - - 0820 0900 10/W 340/13 7.9 0.6 60 1027.31.5 30.0 -
- - 2.1 +1.2 - - - 0820 1200 15/W 330/22 11.3 0.5 47 1025.81.4 35.0 -
14.0 +1.1 - - - - - 0820 1500 15/W - 290/24 12.4 -2.2 36 1024.41.3 40.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 1800 10/W 340/15 10.0 0.1 50 1025.00.5 50.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 2100 - - - 360/13 8.2 0.4 58 1024.90.1 - - - -
Victoria
East Central
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE
15.2 +0.3 - - - - - 0820 0000 15/W - 260/09 12.5 1.6 47 1022.00.2 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 0300 15/W - - 290/09 12.4 2.2 50 1020.71.3 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 0600 20/W - - 260/09 12.1 3.8 57 1020.40.3 30.0 -
15.0 +0.1 10.0 +3.4 6 - - 0820 0900 6/W - 310/09 11.8 4.5 61 1022.42.0 30.0 -
- - 11.5 +4.9 - - - 0820 1200 6/W - - 360/05 12.6 6.3 65 1021.31.1 30.0 -
15.0 +0.1 - - - - - 0820 1500 10/W - 010/08 15.0 2.4 43 1019.22.1 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 1800 10/NW 010/08 13.6 3.6 51 1019.10.1 30.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 2100 - - - - 110/05 11.8 2.7 54 1018.80.3 - - - -
Tasmania
Southeast and Hobart
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)
17.2 +4.2 - - - - 0.6/3 0820 0000 - - - - 210/22 7.1 5.0 86 1011.42.1 - - - -
- - - - - 0.8/18 - 0820 0300 - - - - 270/05 6.9 4.1 82 1012.51.1 - - - -
- - - - - - - 0820 0600 10/W - - 270/09 5.3 4.1 92 1013.20.7 - - 40.0 -
17.0 +4.0 4.0 -1.2 -1 0.8/24 - 0820 0900 6/SW 340/11 8.1 2.9 70 1015.11.8 35.0 -
- - 4.3 -0.9 - - - 0820 1200 10/SW - - 310/24 11.7 -2.0 38 1013.11.9 40.0 -
13.0 +0.0 - - - - - 0820 1500 10/NW - - 300/13 12.7 -1.8 36 1011.71.4 40.0 -
- - - - - - Tr/3 0820 1800 6/NW - - 300/21 9.3 2.8 64 1012.20.5 25.0 -
- - - - - - - 0820 2100 - - - - Calm 6.1 2.2 76 1012.10.1 - - - -