Noteworthy synoptic observations for Friday, 18 April 2008 lo prepared 0158 EST, 19/04/08
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Max Var Min Var Grs Min Rainfall Station Mth/ Date Time local Cloud amounts & types Wind Temp Dew Pt Rel Hum Pressure Weather Description Vis 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
001 North Kimberley
32.0 -1.0 11.0 -8.1 - - - DOONGAN 0418 0900 - - - 110/08 27.4 7.3 28 1012.1 - - 35.0 -
002 East Kimberley
33.0 -2.3 13.9 -8.4 - - - KUNUNURRA AERO 0418 0900 - - - 170/13 29.1 6.0 23 1011.81.0 30.0 -
008 Central West
18.0 -8.6 11.0 -2.5 - 16/24 0.5/18 DALWALLINU COMPARISON 0418 0900 10/- - - Calm 14.9 14.0 94 - 20.0 -
- - - - - - 0.4/15 WONGAN HILLS 0418 0600 - - - 360/- 12.8 12.8 100 1015.8 0.0 -
18.0 -8.2 12.0 -1.4 12 19/24 Tr/3 WONGAN HILLS 0418 0900 -/ - - 360/- 15.2 14.3 94 1016.8 3.0 -
17.0 -8.5 11.0 -2.1 11 17/24 17/24 WONGAN HILLS RES.STATION 0418 0900 - - - 110/04 15.0 14.7 98 - 35.0 fine
009 Lower West and Perth
22.0 +1.2 - - - 8/6 8/6 ALBANY 0418 1500 - - - 230/39 17.0 12.3 74 - 2.8 max gust of 21knts at 2pm
21.0 -0.9 - - - 7/6 7/3 ALBANY AIRPORT 0418 1500 1/SW - - 210/22 14.0 13.2 95 1014.90.3 2.0 -
- - - - - - 8/3 ALBANY AIRPORT 0418 1800 - - - 230/15 11.9 11.3 96 1018.03.1 - - 8.0 -
21.0 -2.8 - - - 4/6 4/6 JARRAHWOOD 0418 1500 - - - 200/11 14.5 13.6 94 - 0.1 -
010 Central Wheat Belt
17.0 -9.1 11.0 -0.3 11 20/24 0.2/18 BEVERLEY 0418 0900 3/W - Calm 14.2 13.5 96 - 20.0 -
16.0 -8.8 10.0 -1.2 - 15/24 - BROOKTON 0418 0900 6/SW - - Calm 15.2 15.0 99 - 30.0 -
17.0 -8.6 11.0 -1.4 - 14/24 14/24 GOOMALLING 0418 0900 - - - -/- 16.0 15.1 94 - - - - -
17.0 -9.1 11.0 -1.0 - 20/24 0.2/18 NORTHAM 0418 0900 - - - Calm 13.5 13.5 100 - 0.5 -
011 Eucla
32.0 +8.2 15.0 +3.1 12 - - EYRE 0418 0900 -/ - 020/09 27.8 0.6 17 1015.90.0 20.0 -
33.0 +9.2 - - - - - EYRE 0418 1500 -/ - 130/11 25.6 11.4 41 1012.51.1 20.0 -
Northern Territory
014 Northern Rivers
- - 12.7 -8.1 - - - DOUGLAS RIVER 0418 1230 - - - - 040/08 31.4 10.8 28 1009.81.4 - - - -
35.0 -0.1 13.0 -8.4 11 - - TIMBER CREEK 0418 0930 - - - 090/04 22.8 9.1 42 1011.51.7 30.0 -
33.0 -1.6 11.0 -8.9 19 - - VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS 0418 0930 - - - 230/05 22.2 4.8 32 1012.11.6 35.0 -
- - 11.5 -8.4 - - - VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS 0418 1230 - - - - 040/04 30.5 1.9 16 1010.61.5 - - - -
015 Northern Plateau--Barkly/Alice Spgs
27.0 -1.0 - - - - - ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 0418 1530 25/E - 070/15 26.4 -0.2 17 1013.72.7 40.0 -
31.0 - 9.0 - 7 - - RABBIT FLAT 0418 0930 - - - 090/22 23.6 -2.5 17 1013.61.0 35.0 -
South Australia
022 Yorke Peninsula and Kangaroo Island
- - - - - - - KINGSCOTE AERO 0418 0330 - - - 300/08 4.5 3.5 93 1024.21.4 - - 0.1 -
- - - - - - - KINGSCOTE AERO 0418 0630 - - - 270/08 4.3 3.5 95 1024.30.1 - - 0.1 -
Queensland
029 Lower Carpentaria (Gulf Country)
- - 15.9 -2.7 - - - MOUNT ISA AERO 0418 1200 25/S - - 130/26 29.1 -0.6 15 1012.80.8 40.0 -
31.0 -0.8 - - - - - MOUNT ISA AERO 0418 1500 25/S - - 160/21 30.7 -2.5 12 1010.02.7 40.0 -
032 North Coast - Herbert
24.0 -4.3 19.0 -1.4 - 58/24 0.8/3 INNISFAIL 0418 0900 1/SE - - 290/04 20.3 18.9 92 - 10.0 -
- - - - - 14/6 12/3 SOUTH JOHNSTONE EXP STN 0418 0300 - - - - 260/04 18.9 18.4 97 1012.31.0 - - - HR004
25.0 -3.1 19.0 -1.3 - 36/24 0.8/3 SOUTH JOHNSTONE EXP STN 0418 0900 - - - - 220/11 20.3 18.7 91 1013.10.5 - - - HR990
039 South Coast Curtis
25.0 -1.5 - - - 8/6 8/3 LADY ELLIOT ISLAND 0418 1500 10/NW - - 160/26 22.3 18.5 79 1012.20.9 10.0 -
- - - - - - 1/3 ROCKHAMPTON AERO 0418 1800 15/SE - 120/17 19.3 16.8 85 1013.82.7 30.0 -
040 South Coast Moreton & Brisbane
24.0 -0.1 - - - - - CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE 0418 1500 - - - - 130/65 22.0 16.5 71 1013.60.9 - - - -
- - - - - 18/18 15/3 COOLANGATTA 0418 0300 - - - 200/21 17.6 16.3 92 1016.61.0 - - 9.0 -
22.0 -2.9 - - - 29/6 27/3 COOLANGATTA 0418 1500 - - - 130/21 17.1 16.0 93 1017.60.2 - - 1.4 -
- - - - - 36/12 2/3 COOLANGATTA 0418 2100 - - - 200/24 17.7 15.5 87 1019.41.4 - - - -
25.0 -1.1 - - - 8/6 8/3 NAMBOUR DPI 0418 1500 - - - - 180/09 19.6 17.9 90 1015.10.7 - - - -
25.0 - - - - 6/6 6/6 POINT LOOKOUT 0418 1500 6/SE - 130/65 20.0 18.7 92 - 7.0 -
New South Wales
058 Northern Rivers
20.0 -3.9 16.0 +0.2 16 32/24 32/24 ALSTONVILLE TROPICAL FRUIT RESE 0418 0900 - - - 180/13 19.8 16.8 83 - - - 5.0 -
22.1 -2.6 - - - - 11/3 BALLINA AIRPORT AWS 0418 0000 - - - - 160/26 18.5 17.4 93 1018.40.7 - - - HR011
- - - - - 10/12 10/3 BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) 0418 2100 - - - - 140/37 17.3 15.3 88 1019.31.6 - - - -
22.0 - 15.0 - - 42/24 41/18 LISMORE (RICHMOND HILL) 0418 0900 3/SE - - 180/09 17.5 17.3 99 - 3.0 -
- - - - - - 9/3 LISMORE AIRPORT AWS 0418 0600 - - - - 160/08 16.6 15.5 93 1018.40.8 - - - -
22.0 - 16.0 - - 42/24 21/3 LISMORE AIRPORT AWS 0418 0900 - - - - 210/21 18.6 16.6 88 1019.41.0 - - - -
23.0 -3.2 - - - 15/6 15/6 MURWILLUMBAH (BRAY PARK) 0418 1500 6/SE - - 230/15 18.8 16.6 87 - 10.0 -
060 Manning
- - 15.7 - - - 10/3 TAREE AIRPORT AWS 0418 1200 - - - - 350/08 17.3 16.8 97 1022.40.7 - - - HR008
061 Hunter
- - - - - 13/12 12/3 MANGROVE MOUNTAIN AWS 0418 2100 - - - - 100/09 13.3 12.9 97 - - - - -
- - - - - 22/12 20/3 NORAH HEAD AWS 0418 2100 - - - - 150/18 16.8 15.7 93 1025.42.3 - - - -
063 Central Tablelands - south
- - - - - - 4/15 KATOOMBA (MURRI ST) 0418 0600 - - - Calm 9.2 9.2 100 - 0.0 -
11.0 -5.5 8.0 -0.6 - 6/24 0.9/3 KATOOMBA (MURRI ST) 0418 0900 - - - 270/02 9.4 9.4 100 - 0.0 -
- - - - - - 0.2/3 MOUNT BOYCE AWS 0418 0600 - - - 120/09 9.0 8.8 99 - - - 0.2 -
066 Sydney Metropolitan - east
- - 13.9 - - - 17/3 CANTERBURY RACECOURSE AWS 0418 1200 - - - - 130/11 15.8 14.7 93 - - - 1.4 -
18.0 - - - - 24/6 7/3 CANTERBURY RACECOURSE AWS 0418 1500 - - - - 200/09 18.2 13.7 75 - - - - -
17.0 - - - - 16/6 9/3 SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK (SYDNEY OLY 0418 1500 - - - - 240/05 17.5 15.0 85 - - - - -
- - 13.9 - - - 8/3 TERREY HILLS AWS 0418 1200 - - - - 130/05 14.9 13.8 93 - - - - -
Victoria
088 North Central
- - - - - - - KILMORE GAP 0418 0600 - - - 180/24 8.7 8.4 98 1025.10.1 - - 0.1 -
Antarctica
300 Antarctica
- - - - - - Tr/3 MACQUARIE ISLAND 0418 0600 3/S - - 210/22 0.9 -3.0 75 1002.82.9 10.0 -
6.0 -0.9 0.0 -3.6 -1 6/24 1/3 MACQUARIE ISLAND 0418 0900 3/S - - 190/41 2.4 -2.9 68 1007.04.2 20.0 -
- - -0.3 -3.9 - - 0.8/3 MACQUARIE ISLAND 0418 1200 3/S - - 190/31 2.9 -2.2 69 1011.04.0 20.0 -