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National Daily Weather Summary

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Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

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Prs Ext Rec Not War Rdr Cht Rfl Rec


Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 2009 EST on 31/07/2009. 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
Highest daily rainfall

SA

Northeast

020048

MANNA HILL (WADNAMINGA)

37.0

30.0

23/06/1894

34

1 y

NSW

Lower Darling

047089

WENTWORTH (TARAWI)

25.0

23.1

13/06/1968

42

1 n

NSW

NW Plains W

052008

ROWENA (BUNNA BUNNA)

84.0

80.8

30/06/1920

111

1 n

Highest minimum temperature

NSW

MidNorth Coast S

060141

TAREE AIRPORT AWS

16.0

15.0

04/06/2008

11

Y Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Hunter Valley

061388

MAITLAND VISITORS CENTRE

14.5

14.5

05/06/1998

12

1 Y Equal to record.

Highest maximum temperature

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040209

POINT LOOKOUT

25.9

25.6

01/06/1998

12

1 Y

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040265

REDLANDS HRS

26.0

25.9

16/06/2002

41

1 P


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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 02:35EST, 15/05/2012.

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
GERALDTON AIRPORT 24.1 +3.2 12.4 +1.4 6.2 0.0 6.6 -- 517 (21.5) 54/10
PERTH AIRPORT 20.8 +1.9 10.6 +1.6 6.5 0.0 3.6 9.3 483 (20.1) 39/06
ALBANY AIRPORT 19.3 +2.7 5.4 -2.7 4.0 0.0 1.2 9.0 194 ( 8.1) 24/12
BUNBURY 18.8 +0.4 5.7 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 226 ( 9.4) 31/11
MANDURAH 20.5 -- 10.9 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 279 (11.6) 35/09
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.4 +1.8 20.6 +0.7 19.0 0.0 4.2 10.8 324 (13.5) 37/16
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 20.0 +0.2 3.9 -1.2 1.6 0.0 5.0 10.4 253 (10.5) 37/13
WHYALLA AERO 15.8 -1.5 12.6 +6.5 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 352 (14.7) 41/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 18.1 +2.0 10.2 +2.1 8.9 0.0 0.2 2.0 189 ( 7.9) 39/14
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 17.2 +3.4 10.1 +4.3 6.6 0.0 0.2 5.7 295 (12.3) 35/15
MOUNT ISA AERO 27.4 +2.5 12.8 +2.8 10.0 0.0 5.0 9.7 291 (12.1) 26/11
CAIRNS AERO 29.1 +3.1 21.9 +4.1 21.0 0.0 4.4 9.6 347 (14.5) 30/05
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.5 +2.9 21.6 +7.0 20.4 0.0 2.8 8.9 247 (10.3) 28/10
MACKAY M.O 24.7 +2.8 19.9 +5.9 -- 18.2 -- 9.9 238 ( 9.9) 26/15
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 27.3 +3.8 17.2 +6.3 15.3 0.0 3.0 -- 140 ( 5.8) 22/19
BUNDABERG AERO 27.5 +4.9 15.0 +3.4 -- 0.0 1.3 -- 149 ( 6.2) 22/17
NAMBOUR DPI 24.0 +2.4 16.0 +6.7 -- 1.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 25.7 +4.6 12.9 +1.4 -- 0.2 -- -- 148 ( 6.2) 43/10
BRISBANE AERO 26.1 +4.8 14.0 +3.5 11.6 0.0 2.0 9.1 -- 21/10
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 20.6 +3.6 11.3 +3.8 -- 0.2 -- -- 251 (10.5) 35/13
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 19.2 +2.4 12.6 +6.5 10.4 0.0 1.6 -- 131 ( 5.5) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.4 +3.0 11.9 +2.8 9.6 0.0 1.2 7.3 160 ( 6.7) 17/10
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 21.7 +2.2 11.1 +3.1 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 17.6 0.0 14.4 +6.5 13.8 44.4 2.0 0.4 763 (31.8) 57/18
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 16.6 -1.3 14.9 +8.4 -- 102.6 -- -- 316 (13.2) 44/01
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 15.0 +4.5 5.1 +2.5 0.5 0.4 1.0 8.2 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 20.6 +4.2 9.4 +4.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 17.0 -0.6 15.2 +6.7 13.9 28.8 2.4 0.0 991 (41.3) 70/05
RICHMOND RAAF 17.5 -0.5 13.2 +8.3 -- 13.0 -- -- 427 (17.8) 46/00
BELLAMBI AWS 17.2 -0.5 14.2 +3.2 -- 44.2 -- -- 932 (38.8) 67/09
CANBERRA AIRPORT 15.1 +2.9 7.8 +6.8 5.0 0.0 2.2 2.7 328 (13.7) 31/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 20.2 +6.4 5.1 +1.4 3.8 0.0 1.4 9.4 148 ( 6.2) 17/03
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 18.8 +4.6 5.8 +1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 43 ( 1.8) 21/12
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.8 +0.8 11.8 +6.6 12.2 2.6 1.4 0.3 301 (12.5) 24/10
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 18.2 +4.2 10.6 +6.9 -- 0.7 0.7 -- 274 (11.4) 17/09
BENDIGO AIRPORT 17.4 +4.2 9.8 +6.2 -- 0.8 -- -- 344 (14.3) 26/09
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 18.4 +4.4 8.2 +1.3 6.4 0.0 0.2 -- 110 ( 4.6) 24/12
GEELONG AIRPORT 16.6 +2.0 10.1 +3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 310 (12.9) 39/12
BALLARAT AERODROME 13.9 +3.1 9.1 +5.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 545 (22.7) 44/00
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 17.4 +4.3 3.9 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 73 ( 3.0) 13/15
HOBART AIRPORT 17.9 +5.0 7.9 +3.3 4.9 0.0 0.8 4.1 198 ( 8.3) 41/14
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

35.0 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
34.2 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
34.0 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
33.9 OENPELLI N Rivers NT
33.9 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT
33.9 NORMANTON AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD

**S** +8.6 : 29.2 MILES CONSTANCE STREET Darling Downs W QLD
+7.1 : 19.5 BURRINJUCK DAM SW Slopes N NSW
+6.8 : 31.4 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
+6.4 : 30.1 MORANBAH WATER TREATMENT PLANT Central Coast W QLD
+6.4 : 20.2 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.3 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.3 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.2 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.8 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT

+10.0 : 14.4 TEXAS POST OFFICE Darling Downs E QLD
+9.8 : 10.7 INVERELL (RAGLAN ST) N Tablelands W NSW
+9.6 : 9.6 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
+9.5 : 9.5 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
+9.5 : 14.8 JERRYS PLAINS POST OFFICE Hunter Valley NSW

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

3.5 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
4.3 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
4.5 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
4.8 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
4.9 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-3.0 : 15.4 SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK (SYDNEY OLYMPIC PK A Sydney--east NSW
-2.7 : 13.7 HAWKER Upper North SA
-2.7 : 13.2 YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA
-2.4 : 16.0 NELSON BAY (NELSON HEAD) Hunter Valley NSW
-2.4 : 14.0 PEATS RIDGE (WARATAH ROAD) Hunter Valley NSW
-2.4 : 15.5 HOLSWORTHY CONTROL RANGE Sydney--west NSW

-1.1 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
-0.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.0 CORRYONG AIRPORT Lower NE VIC
0.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.0 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

-5.2 : 3.6 WITCHCLIFFE Lower West WA
-5.0 : 4.1 WINDY HARBOUR Lower West WA
-4.9 : 2.0 WATARRKA N Plateau NT
-3.6 : 1.5 BRIDGETOWN Lower West WA
-3.4 : 12.4 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
-3.4 : 2.1 KULGERA 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.
102.6 GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS Hunter Valley NSW
95.0 OURIMBAH (DOG TRAP ROAD) Hunter Valley NSW
93.0 WYONG (MOUNT ELLIOT) Hunter Valley NSW
93.0 WAMBERAL (TERRIGAL MEMORIAL COUNTRY CLUB Hunter Valley NSW
90.4 GOSFORD NORTH (GLENNIE ST) Hunter Valley NSW

NEW SOUTH WALES
NW Plains W
84.0 ROWENA (BUNNA BUNNA)
MidNorth Coast S
67.6 SEAL ROCKS CAMPING RESERVE
Hunter Valley
102.6 GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS
95.0 OURIMBAH (DOG TRAP ROAD)
93.0 WYONG (MOUNT ELLIOT)
93.0 WAMBERAL (TERRIGAL MEMORIAL COUNTRY CLUB
90.4 GOSFORD NORTH (GLENNIE ST)
84.2 PEATS RIDGE (WARATAH ROAD)
83.6 MANGROVE MOUNTAIN AWS
81.4 AVOCA BEACH BOWLING CLUB
75.4 MORISSET (BALCOLYN (BAY STREET))
75.1 WYONG (WYONG GOLF CLUB)
74.0 WYONG (JILLIBY (JILLIBY CREEK))
74.0 MANDALONG (MANDALONG ROAD)
72.0 BOLTON POINT (THE RIDGE WAY)
72.0 HEDDON GRETA (KURRI KURRI GOLF CLUB)
67.6 YARRAMALONG (LEWENSBROOK)
67.4 NELSON BAY (NELSON HEAD)
67.0 HAWKS NEST GOLF CLUB
66.0 GEARS (WYONG RIVER)
64.0 WYONG (OLNEY FOREST)
64.0 ERARING (PAYTEN ST)
63.0 NORAH HEAD AWS
62.6 DORA CREEK (DORA ST)
62.5 WYEE (RUTLEYS ROAD)
62.0 THE ENTRANCE (ELOORA STREET)
62.0 LOWER MANGROVE (POPRAN RD)
62.0 WOY WOY (EVERGLADES COUNTRY CLUB)
58.8 EDGEWORTH WWTP
58.0 GOROKAN (GOOBARABAH ST)
57.5 MAITLAND BELMORE BRIDGE (HUNTER RIVER)
57.4 COORANBONG (AVONDALE)
56.2 TAHLEE (CARRINGTON (CHURCH ST))
56.0 WOODVILLE ( CLARENCE TOWN RD )
55.0 WYONG (KANGY ANGY (OURIMBAH CREEK))
54.4 FINGAL BAY (FINGAL HAVEN)
53.0 MEREWETHER (BURWOOD BEACH WWTP)
52.2 MAITLAND VISITORS CENTRE
52.0 GRAHAMSTOWN (HUNTER WATER BOARD)
51.8 NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY
C Tablelands S
60.6 KATOOMBA (MURRI ST)
Sydney--east
85.2 NORTH TURRAMURRA (DRYDEN RD)
78.0 PYMBLE (CANISIUS COLLEGE)
77.0 TURRAMURRA (KISSING POINT ROAD)
75.0 CASTLE COVE (ROSEBRIDGE AVE)
68.0 DUFFYS FOREST (NAMBA RD)
65.4 WEST PYMBLE (WYUNA ROAD)
64.6 BELROSE (EVELYN PLACE)
64.4 ST IVES (RICHMOND AVENUE)
61.6 FRENCHS FOREST (FRENCHS FOREST RD)
58.4 INGLESIDE (WALTER AVENUE)
57.0 BROOKLYN (SANDBROOK INLET)
56.0 AVALON (WOLLSTONECRAFT AVE)
51.4 NEWPORT BOWLING CLUB
51.2 KURNELL (CALTEX OIL REFINERY)
51.0 DOVER HEIGHTS (PORTLAND ST)
50.8 PENNANT HILLS (YARRARA ROAD)
50.2 COLLAROY (LONG REEF GOLF CLUB)
50.0 MOUNT KURING-GAI (LEDORA FARM)
Sydney--west
79.2 HORNSBY (SWIMMING POOL)
57.0 GLENORIE (OLD NORTHERN RD)
56.8 DURAL (OLD NORTHERN ROAD)
56.2 BEROWRA (GOODWYN ROAD)
54.0 FIDDLETOWN (BLOODWOOD ROAD)
51.0 MAROOTA (OLD TELEGRAPH ROAD)
Illawarra
88.2 DARKES FOREST (KINTYRE)

10.9 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
10.8 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.8 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.7 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.5 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA

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0.4 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
0.3 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
0.2 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
0.0 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
0.0 SCONE SCS Hunter Valley NSW

1359 (56.6) NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW
991 (41.3) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
986 (41.1) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
934 (38.9) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
932 (38.8) BELLAMBI AWS Illawarra NSW
909 (37.9) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
858 (35.8) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
835 (34.8) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
763 (31.8) WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
684 (28.5) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
684 (28.5) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
681 (28.4) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
663 (27.6) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
646 (26.9) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
634 (26.4) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
634 (26.4) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
618 (25.8) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
605 (25.2) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
85/02 NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW
80/12 VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
78/03 NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
70/05 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
70/21 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.
QUEENSLAND
Central Coast E
MACKAY M.O
13.4mm in 1 hr to 03:00 13.4mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 5.3mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
Hunter Valley
MANGROVE MOUNTAIN AWS
17.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.7mm/h
Sydney--east
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
10.2mm in 1 hr to 00:30 10.2mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 01:00 10.4mm/h
Illawarra
KIAMA (BOMBO HEADLAND)
7.8mm in 44 min to 07:44 10.6mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
Hunter Valley
NORAH HEAD AWS : 85(190/ 70 ) at 03:53
Sydney--east
WATTAMOLLA : 93(160/ 65 ) at 06:38