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National Daily Weather Summary

Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
State extremes | Noteworthy weather | Capital Cities | Regional Cities | Alpine Stations
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Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

Descriptions of significant weather events appear here when reliable information is available and time permits. Information comes from many sources, and updates may be made well after the event! For weather news as it happens, your best sources are ABC News and the breaking weather forum on Weatherzone.

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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 2025 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

WA

Lower West

009243

WOODRIDGE ESTATE

58.0

38.6

15/06/2000

14

1 y

SA

NE Pastoral

017019

CORDILLO DOWNS

71.6

46.5

01/06/1985

105

1 y

SA

NE Pastoral

017111

INNAMINCKA (DULLINGARI)

40.0

30.0

03/06/2003

22

1 y

QLD

Channel Country

038020

ROSEBERTH STATION

56.8

46.7

24/06/1923

95

1 y


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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 02:37EST, 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 20.1 -0.8 13.6 +2.6 12.9 13.0 8.6 -- 631 (26.3) 67/02
PERTH AIRPORT 17.4 -1.5 12.7 +3.7 9.3 5.2 1.8 1.4 615 (25.6) 74/04
ALBANY AIRPORT 14.6 -2.0 11.4 +3.3 8.9 0.0 3.8 0.2 600 (25.0) 68/05
BUNBURY 15.6 -2.8 12.7 +4.6 -- 53.6 -- -- 524 (21.8) 67/08
MANDURAH 17.2 -- 14.6 -- -- 28.8 -- -- 836 (34.8) 94/07
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.3 +2.7 21.7 +1.8 20.8 0.0 6.8 10.7 370 (15.4) 41/10
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 19.0 -0.8 5.1 0.0 3.8 0.2 2.0 10.3 155 ( 6.5) 21/11
WHYALLA AERO 16.8 -0.5 11.7 +5.6 -- 11.0 4.2 -- 121 ( 5.0) 31/13
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 17.4 +1.3 11.3 +3.2 11.0 6.2 -- 4.7 203 ( 8.5) 31/01
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 13.5 -0.3 8.1 +2.3 7.7 1.2 0.6 0.0 278 (11.6) 41/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 28.9 +4.0 14.8 +4.8 12.9 0.0 2.0 10.4 245 (10.2) 26/11
CAIRNS AERO 26.7 +0.7 22.0 +4.2 20.0 0.2 7.6 3.3 604 (25.2) 52/10
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.2 +1.6 21.0 +6.4 19.1 0.4 4.4 6.3 421 (17.5) 54/14
MACKAY M.O 23.9 +2.0 18.7 +4.7 -- 4.6 -- 1.2 536 (22.3) 46/03
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 21.2 -2.3 16.8 +5.9 15.3 0.0 4.8 -- 409 (17.0) 31/15
BUNDABERG AERO 21.7 -0.9 15.0 +3.4 -- 2.0 3.6 -- 456 (19.0) 37/11
NAMBOUR DPI 20.0 -1.6 15.0 +5.7 -- 10.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 20.4 -0.7 15.1 +3.6 -- 8.6 -- -- 373 (15.5) 35/11
BRISBANE AERO 20.4 -0.9 14.2 +3.7 11.7 0.6 2.6 2.8 342 (14.3) 26/12
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 15.1 -1.9 11.0 +3.5 -- 0.4 -- -- 632 (26.3) 68/00
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 18.3 +1.5 10.7 +4.6 5.7 0.0 3.2 -- 228 ( 9.5) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 18.3 -1.1 13.4 +4.3 10.7 14.2 2.4 0.4 354 (14.8) 22/02
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 18.7 -0.8 12.4 +4.4 -- 8.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 18.2 +0.6 10.4 +2.5 8.2 2.4 0.8 -- 115 ( 4.8) 26/12
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 17.8 -0.1 11.5 +5.0 -- 4.6 -- -- 31 ( 1.3) 17/12
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 12.0 +1.5 6.6 +4.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 1.3 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 19.1 +2.7 11.4 +6.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 18.8 +1.2 13.2 +4.7 10.8 1.2 1.2 1.2 282 (11.8) 28/05
RICHMOND RAAF 16.9 -1.1 10.9 +6.0 -- 1.2 -- -- 81 ( 3.4) 13/09
BELLAMBI AWS 18.7 +1.0 12.7 +1.7 -- 2.2 -- -- 212 ( 8.8) 31/15
CANBERRA AIRPORT 16.3 +4.1 7.4 +6.4 4.6 0.0 1.2 -- 213 ( 8.9) 30/00
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 18.1 +4.3 9.4 +5.7 8.9 0.0 3.2 1.4 460 (19.2) 39/06
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 17.4 +3.2 6.9 +3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 65 ( 2.7) 30/00
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.3 +0.3 8.3 +3.1 10.4 7.2 1.2 1.1 297 (12.4) 37/06
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 15.2 +1.2 7.0 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 294 (12.3) 34/11
BENDIGO AIRPORT 12.8 -0.4 8.5 +4.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 291 (12.1) 39/09
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 16.6 +2.6 10.6 +3.7 7.8 0.0 1.0 -- 76 ( 3.2) 18/14
GEELONG AIRPORT 15.3 +0.7 7.5 +1.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 76 ( 3.2) 41/22
BALLARAT AERODROME 14.3 +3.5 6.8 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 378 (15.8) 57/18
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 14.9 +1.8 7.1 +4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 46 ( 1.9) 17/12
HOBART AIRPORT 12.0 -0.9 2.4 -2.2 -0.7 0.0 0.4 0.9 198 ( 8.3) 22/06
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

34.1 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
33.8 BATCHELOR AERO N Rivers NT
33.7 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
33.5 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
33.3 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
33.3 PINE CREEK COUNCIL N Rivers NT

+5.6 : 7.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
+5.5 : 17.0 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
+4.9 : 29.1 BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.0 CAPE DON N Rivers NT
25.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.5 WARRUWI N Rivers NT
24.5 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+10.7 : 15.6 TAMBO POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD
+9.6 : 13.8 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+9.6 : 15.1 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
+9.2 : 13.0 PARKES AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes S NSW
+9.1 : 18.1 BARCALDINE POST OFFICE Central West QLD
+9.1 : 17.3 LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD

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

3.8 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
4.7 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
5.1 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
6.0 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
6.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

-6.7 : 17.0 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
-6.4 : 13.5 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
-5.5 : 16.1 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
-4.2 : 19.1 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
-3.9 : 8.0 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS

-2.5 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.9 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-1.2 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
-1.0 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS
-1.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

-7.4 : -0.5 WATARRKA N Plateau NT
-5.0 : 3.0 TOM PRICE W Pilbara WA
-4.9 : 2.0 EYRE Eucla WA
-4.7 : 10.0 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA
-4.1 : 10.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

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.
71.6 CORDILLO DOWNS NE Pastoral SA
61.4 ORIENTOS STATION Far SW QLD
59.2 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
58.0 WOODRIDGE ESTATE Lower West WA
56.8 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
58.0 WOODRIDGE ESTATE
53.6 BUNBURY
51.6 MARGARET RIVER

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
NE Pastoral
71.6 CORDILLO DOWNS

QUEENSLAND
Channel Country
56.8 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT
56.8 ROSEBERTH STATION
Far SW
61.4 ORIENTOS STATION
59.2 BALLERA GAS FIELD

NEW SOUTH WALES
South Coast
50.0 BROOMAN (CARISBROOK)

10.7 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.5 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.4 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.4 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.4 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.4 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD

.....

0.0 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
0.0 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
0.0 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW
0.0 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
0.0 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
0.0 WELLINGTON (AGROWPLOW) CW Slopes S NSW
0.0 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
0.0 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
0.0 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
0.0 BUNDOORA (LATROBE UNIVERSITY) E Central VIC

1155 (48.1) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
1155 (48.1) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
1116 (46.5) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1061 (44.2) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
989 (41.2) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
974 (40.6) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
904 (37.7) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
893 (37.2) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
882 (36.8) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
880 (36.7) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
868 (36.2) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
857 (35.7) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
836 (34.8) MANDURAH Lower West WA
809 (33.7) GOLD COAST SEAWAY Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
800 (33.3) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
793 (33.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
787 (32.8) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
780 (32.5) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
747 (31.1) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
744 (31.0) BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
730 (30.4) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
718 (29.9) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
717 (29.9) BUSSELTON AERO Lower West WA
696 (29.0) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
696 (29.0) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
647 (27.0) PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
634 (26.4) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
632 (26.3) TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
631 (26.3) GERALDTON AIRPORT Central West WA
631 (26.3) WITCHCLIFFE Lower West WA
630 (26.3) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
630 (26.3) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
618 (25.8) LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD
615 (25.6) PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
613 (25.5) CUNDERDIN AIRFIELD Cent Wheatbelt WA
604 (25.2) CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
602 (25.1) MACKAY AERO Central Coast E QLD
600 (25.0) ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
96/14 MUNGLINUP WEST Goldfields WA
94/03 ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
94/07 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
94/07 MANDURAH Lower West WA
93/08 JACUP Cent Wheatbelt WA

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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
W Pilbara
LEARMONTH AIRPORT
10.8mm in 30 min to 11:30 21.6mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 11:30 10.8mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 12:00 11.8mm/h
ONSLOW AIRPORT
14.6mm in 30 min to 15:00 29.2mm/h
17.8mm in 1 hr to 15:00 17.8mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 6.3mm/h
W Gascoyne
CARNARVON AIRPORT
1.6mm in 1 min to 04:12 96.0mm/h
10.6mm in 18 min to 04:30 35.3mm/h
18.4mm in 1 hr to 04:30 18.4mm/h
21.2mm in 1 hr to 05:00 21.2mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 8.3mm/h
SHARK BAY AIRPORT
6.0mm in 33 min to 03:33 10.9mm/h
Lower West
JANDAKOT AERO
11.2mm in 1 hr to 09:00 11.2mm/h
GINGIN AERO
9.6mm in 36 min to 09:00 16.0mm/h
13.4mm in 1 hr to 09:00 13.4mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 5.3mm/h
ROTTNEST ISLAND
14.0mm in 29 min to 07:29 29.0mm/h
1.6mm in 1 min to 07:30 96.0mm/h
17.2mm in 1 hr to 07:30 17.2mm/h
19.0mm in 1 hr to 08:00 19.0mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 7.0mm/h
GARDEN ISLAND HSF
9.6mm in 37 min to 07:37 15.6mm/h
5.0mm in 3 min to 07:40 100.0mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 6.7mm/h
BUSSELTON AERO
8.2mm in 36 min to 05:00 13.7mm/h
BUNBURY
14.2mm in 1 hr to 06:00 14.2mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 6.3mm/h
25.2mm in 57 min to 07:00 26.5mm/h
27.2mm in 1 hr to 07:00 27.2mm/h
31.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 10.3mm/h
MANDURAH
15.4mm in 32 min to 07:29 28.9mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 7.3mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Far SW
BALLERA GAS FIELD
16.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.3mm/h
THARGOMINDAH AIRPORT
7.8mm in 35 min to 02:37 13.4mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
ROTTNEST ISLAND : 95(190/ 70 ) at 03:17
OCEAN REEF : 104(260/ 67 ) at 08:10
SWANBOURNE : 83(250/ 65 ) at 08:31
CAPE LEEUWIN : 83(220/ 63 ) at 06:00
CAPE NATURALISTE : 95(220/ 59 ) at 07:41
BUSSELTON : 83(360/ 63 ) at 02:01
BUSSELTON JETTY : 83( 20/ 65 ) at 03:04
MANDURAH : 95(240/ 26 ) at 07:36
Cent Wheatbelt
JACUP : 93(360/ 46 ) at 08:12
LAKE GRACE : 128(360/ 35 ) at 22:23
VICTORIA
Upper NE
MT HOTHAM : 87( 10/ 63 ) at 23:30