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National Daily Weather Summary

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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 2104 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 minimum temperature

NSW

SW Slopes S

072162

KHANCOBAN AWS

10.2

9.9

11/06/2005

12

1 Y


The day in charts
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Actual temperatures
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Actual temperatures
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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 20.4 -0.5 9.6 -1.4 7.9 0.0 3.0 -- 336 (14.0) 24/05
PERTH AIRPORT 18.3 -0.6 9.3 +0.3 7.5 0.2 1.8 2.9 274 (11.4) 21/08
ALBANY AIRPORT 17.3 +0.7 9.6 +1.5 9.6 6.2 3.8 4.3 541 (22.5) 43/00
BUNBURY 19.1 +0.7 9.1 +1.0 -- 5.0 -- -- 383 (16.0) 52/04
MANDURAH 19.7 -- 11.6 -- -- 6.2 -- -- 467 (19.5) 50/07
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.0 +1.4 20.8 +0.9 19.3 0.0 7.6 11.0 375 (15.6) 54/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 27.5 +7.7 10.5 +5.4 9.0 0.0 4.0 10.3 210 ( 8.8) 35/13
WHYALLA AERO 20.5 +3.2 9.5 +3.4 -- 0.0 3.6 -- 434 (18.1) 34/14
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 18.0 +1.9 12.1 +4.0 -- 0.6 3.0 8.2 396 (16.5) 43/13
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 16.0 +2.2 9.0 +3.2 7.8 6.2 0.8 6.2 557 (23.2) 48/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 30.6 +5.7 17.3 +7.3 13.9 0.0 5.2 10.4 281 (11.7) 35/07
CAIRNS AERO 27.3 +1.3 21.6 +3.8 20.1 0.4 5.6 8.1 603 (25.1) 48/17
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.6 +3.0 20.1 +5.5 18.3 0.4 6.0 8.5 398 (16.6) 46/12
MACKAY M.O 23.5 +1.6 20.1 +6.1 -- 1.0 -- 7.6 523 (21.8) 43/09
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 23.2 -0.3 17.0 +6.1 15.2 1.0 2.0 -- 317 (13.2) 35/12
BUNDABERG AERO 24.0 +1.4 15.2 +3.6 -- 1.2 3.0 -- 382 (15.9) 34/13
NAMBOUR DPI 23.0 +1.4 13.0 +3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 23.2 +2.1 13.6 +2.1 -- 0.6 -- -- 143 ( 6.0) 18/15
BRISBANE AERO 23.0 +1.7 13.4 +2.9 11.0 0.0 3.0 8.8 275 (11.5) 28/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 19.1 +2.1 12.7 +5.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 565 (23.5) 39/09
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 21.7 +4.9 10.4 +4.3 6.5 0.0 1.8 -- 72 ( 3.0) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 24.0 +4.6 12.4 +3.3 9.4 0.0 -- 7.6 218 ( 9.1) 35/15
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.3 +2.8 11.0 +3.0 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.5 +2.9 10.4 +2.5 9.0 0.4 0.6 2.4 140 ( 5.8) --
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 22.3 +4.4 9.7 +3.2 -- 0.4 -- -- -- 21/12
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 12.1 +1.6 8.0 +5.4 9.5 4.0 1.0 1.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 19.7 +3.3 10.9 +6.3 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 21.2 +3.6 13.6 +5.1 11.5 0.0 1.8 0.0 330 (13.8) 39/18
RICHMOND RAAF 22.7 +4.7 11.0 +6.1 -- 1.8 -- -- 144 ( 6.0) 31/20
BELLAMBI AWS 20.4 +2.7 14.8 +3.8 -- 0.6 -- -- 324 (13.5) 43/10
CANBERRA AIRPORT 15.0 +2.8 10.2 +9.2 8.7 4.8 0.2 0.5 281 (11.7) 46/02
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 15.6 +1.8 11.0 +7.3 10.2 5.8 0.4 0.3 187 ( 7.8) 21/00
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 15.0 +0.8 10.7 +6.8 -- 2.6 -- -- 148 ( 6.2) 26/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 19.5 +3.5 10.0 +4.8 11.5 0.0 1.6 8.1 383 (16.0) 34/00
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 16.8 +2.8 9.9 +6.2 -- 0.2 1.0 -- 333 (13.9) 26/11
BENDIGO AIRPORT 16.3 +3.1 11.2 +7.6 -- 0.4 -- -- 418 (17.4) 37/02
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 19.3 +5.3 14.1 +7.2 10.5 0.2 2.4 -- 224 ( 9.3) 31/13
GEELONG AIRPORT 17.8 +3.2 12.8 +6.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 524 (21.8) 61/04
BALLARAT AERODROME 14.3 +3.5 9.6 +5.6 -- 1.2 -- -- 800 (33.3) 54/01
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 15.4 +2.3 8.2 +5.3 -- 6.4 -- -- 294 (12.3) 68/08
HOBART AIRPORT 16.5 +3.6 8.4 +3.8 6.0 0.4 1.8 4.4 339 (14.1) 48/05
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

35.1 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
34.7 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
34.6 KIMBERLEY RES.STATION E Kimberley WA
34.5 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
34.5 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA

+7.7 : 27.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+7.7 : 26.7 KULGERA N Plateau NT
+7.6 : 27.6 THARGOMINDAH AIRPORT Far SW QLD
+7.2 : 31.5 URANDANGI Northwest QLD

28.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
24.2 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
24.0 CAPE DON N Rivers NT
23.8 WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL

+9.6 : 14.4 COBAR AIRPORT AWS Upper Darling NSW
+9.5 : 9.7 TUMBARUMBA POST OFFICE SW Slopes S NSW
+9.4 : 14.3 NYNGAN AIRPORT CW Plains N NSW
+9.2 : 10.2 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
+9.0 : 10.1 ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
+9.0 : 11.7 RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH Lower NE VIC
+9.0 : 13.1 COLDSTREAM E Central VIC

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

2.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
2.7 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
3.6 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
3.7 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
3.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

**W** -5.1 : 15.0 DALBY AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
-5.1 : 20.3 TELFER AERO Interior WA
-4.0 : 16.8 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
-3.0 : 22.0 PARABURDOO AERO E Gascoyne WA
-2.9 : 20.8 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
-2.9 : 18.7 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA

-2.1 EYRE Eucla WA
0.7 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.2 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
1.3 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA

-9.0 : -2.1 EYRE Eucla WA
-5.6 : 2.6 EUCLA Eucla WA
-5.4 : 1.3 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
-5.1 : 2.1 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
-4.8 : 16.0 VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL

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.
64.6 BREONA (LOWER HAULAGE ROAD) Central Plateau TAS
33.4 LIENA ROAD BRIDGE (MERSEY RIVER) N Coast TAS
33.2 MOUNT BARROW (SOUTH BARROW) N Coast TAS
30.8 ERRIBA (JUBB ROAD) N Coast TAS
30.0 MEANDER N Coast TAS

TASMANIA
N Coast
33.4 LIENA ROAD BRIDGE (MERSEY RIVER)
33.2 MOUNT BARROW (SOUTH BARROW)
30.8 ERRIBA (JUBB ROAD)
30.0 MEANDER
Central Plateau
64.6 BREONA (LOWER HAULAGE ROAD)

11.0 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.5 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.4 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.4 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
10.3 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT

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0.0 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
0.0 COWRA RESEARCH CENTRE (EVANS ST) C Tablelands S NSW
0.0 WELLINGTON (AGROWPLOW) CW Slopes S NSW
0.0 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1537 (64.0) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1290 (53.8) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1175 (49.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1173 (48.9) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1101 (45.9) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
1063 (44.3) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
1059 (44.1) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
1004 (41.8) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
987 (41.1) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
959 (40.0) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
950 (39.6) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
921 (38.4) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
892 (37.2) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
862 (35.9) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
834 (34.8) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
809 (33.7) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
800 (33.3) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
789 (32.9) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
779 (32.5) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
778 (32.4) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
773 (32.2) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
772 (32.2) RHYLL E Central VIC
771 (32.1) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
769 (32.0) FERNY CREEK (DUNNS HILL) E Central VIC
753 (31.4) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
746 (31.1) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
738 (30.8) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
709 (29.5) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
691 (28.8) MOUNT CRAWFORD FIRE TOWER Adelaide/Lofty SA
676 (28.2) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
673 (28.0) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
670 (27.9) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
668 (27.8) ROSEWORTHY AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
660 (27.5) MOORABBIN AIRPORT E Central VIC
660 (27.5) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
655 (27.3) ESPERANCE Lower West WA
650 (27.1) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
648 (27.0) SNOWTOWN (RAYVILLE PARK) Lower North SA
646 (26.9) ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
643 (26.8) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
636 (26.5) COULTA (COLES POINT) W Agricultural SA
627 (26.1) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
623 (26.0) MORTLAKE RACECOURSE W Coast VIC
621 (25.9) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
618 (25.8) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
613 (25.5) CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
611 (25.5) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
608 (25.3) EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
605 (25.2) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
603 (25.1) CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
603 (25.1) TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
126/06 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
104/01 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
102/05 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
102/22 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
100/10 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
98/05 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

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.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Adelaide/Lofty
PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS)
14.2mm in 1 hr to 03:00 14.2mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 03:30 5.0mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
CAPE LEEUWIN : 85(280/ 67 ) at 00:54
NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 117(320/ 89 ) at 05:00
VICTORIA
Upper NE
FALLS CREEK : 98(330/ 52 ) at 06:01
MT HOTHAM : 104(340/ 67 ) at 01:08
W Coast
COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) : 78(340/ 63 ) at 04:00
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 102(280/ 74 ) at 05:30
LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) : 85(300/ 70 ) at 05:57
SMITHTON AERODROME : 76(310/ 63 ) at 05:57
E Coast
SWAN ISLAND : 78(310/ 63 ) at 09:30
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 87(320/ 70 ) at 08:30
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 100(270/ 67 ) at 11:00
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 87(290/ 74 ) at 12:18
MOUNT READ : 102(340/ 43 ) at 06:37
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 87(300/ 72 ) at 09:00