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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 2107 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

TAS

N Coast

091319

WEST PINE

38.0

38.0

09/06/1995

15

1 n Equal to record.


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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 21.5 +0.6 11.3 +0.3 9.6 0.0 2.2 -- 263 (11.0) 34/15
PERTH AIRPORT 19.8 +0.9 9.9 +0.9 7.9 3.4 0.8 7.6 -- 28/14
ALBANY AIRPORT 15.6 -1.0 10.3 +2.2 9.0 3.8 1.6 1.5 328 (13.7) 26/13
BUNBURY 18.6 +0.2 7.3 -0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 113 ( 4.7) 22/18
MANDURAH 19.4 -- 13.4 -- -- 2.8 -- -- 171 ( 7.1) 21/14
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.3 +0.7 20.5 +0.6 18.9 0.0 7.4 10.6 349 (14.5) 48/13
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 26.7 +6.9 13.7 +8.6 11.7 0.0 3.4 8.9 186 ( 7.8) 28/17
WHYALLA AERO 21.2 +3.9 6.7 +0.6 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 295 (12.3) 44/17
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 17.2 +1.1 9.1 +1.0 5.7 0.8 0.8 1.7 294 (12.3) 65/18
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 16.1 +2.3 10.3 +4.5 9.6 9.8 2.4 3.3 538 (22.4) 74/17
MOUNT ISA AERO 30.3 +5.4 14.7 +4.7 12.0 0.0 5.8 10.4 274 (11.4) 31/15
CAIRNS AERO 27.1 +1.1 20.7 +2.9 19.0 4.0 5.4 5.7 537 (22.4) 41/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.0 +2.4 19.5 +4.9 17.4 0.0 7.2 5.7 442 (18.4) 43/11
MACKAY M.O 23.3 +1.4 19.3 +5.3 -- 2.8 -- 10.1 519 (21.6) 43/04
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.4 +1.9 16.4 +5.5 14.8 0.6 1.8 -- 300 (12.5) 26/12
BUNDABERG AERO 24.4 +1.8 14.7 +3.1 -- 0.0 3.0 -- 324 (13.5) 24/12
NAMBOUR DPI 24.0 +2.4 13.0 +3.7 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 23.7 +2.6 13.7 +2.2 -- 1.8 -- -- 133 ( 5.5) 24/11
BRISBANE AERO 23.0 +1.7 13.6 +3.1 11.2 0.0 0.4 7.7 232 ( 9.7) 26/09
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 21.3 +4.3 10.1 +2.6 -- 0.2 -- -- 357 (14.9) 21/00
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 15.6 -1.2 13.5 +7.4 9.6 0.6 1.3 -- 82 ( 3.4) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.6 +3.2 14.7 +5.6 11.6 0.0 1.0 5.6 317 (13.2) 22/01
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 20.4 +0.9 12.0 +4.0 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 18.8 +1.2 12.6 +4.7 12.8 4.6 1.6 1.1 167 ( 7.0) 26/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 21.5 +3.6 13.2 +6.7 -- 2.6 -- -- 23 ( 1.0) 21/12
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 14.0 +3.5 6.8 +4.2 5.0 16.2 1.2 7.3 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 18.8 +2.4 12.2 +7.6 -- 4.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 22.5 +4.9 13.7 +5.2 12.3 3.6 1.8 6.9 321 (13.4) 24/22
RICHMOND RAAF 21.0 +3.0 12.3 +7.4 -- 3.6 -- -- 114 ( 4.8) 18/00
BELLAMBI AWS 20.9 +3.2 12.7 +1.7 -- 4.0 -- -- 235 ( 9.8) 35/12
CANBERRA AIRPORT 16.4 +4.2 7.3 +6.3 3.8 0.2 1.2 8.5 321 (13.4) 43/12
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 17.6 +3.8 9.6 +5.9 6.5 0.0 0.8 4.3 83 ( 3.5) 22/14
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 16.8 +2.6 10.2 +6.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 130 ( 5.4) 28/14
MILDURA AIRPORT 18.9 +2.9 7.8 +2.6 6.1 0.0 2.0 9.3 261 (10.9) 39/12
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 18.0 +4.0 7.5 +3.8 -- 0.2 0.8 -- 245 (10.2) 52/06
BENDIGO AIRPORT 16.2 +3.0 2.5 -1.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 181 ( 7.5) 48/13
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 17.6 +3.6 11.1 +4.2 7.5 0.0 2.6 -- 167 ( 7.0) 48/12
GEELONG AIRPORT 17.1 +2.5 9.9 +3.6 -- 0.2 -- -- 435 (18.1) 74/13
BALLARAT AERODROME 12.0 +1.2 5.6 +1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 622 (25.9) 55/11
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 13.6 +0.5 10.3 +7.4 -- 21.0 -- -- 405 (16.9) 54/08
HOBART AIRPORT 15.1 +2.2 9.7 +5.1 4.6 0.2 2.8 0.8 488 (20.3) 57/01
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

35.3 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
34.9 MCARTHUR RIVER MINE N Rivers NT
34.8 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
34.6 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
34.5 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA

+7.5 : 26.8 MUNGINDI POST OFFICE NW Plains W NSW
+7.3 : 26.9 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+7.0 : 26.5 BOLLON MARY ST Warrego QLD
+6.9 : 26.7 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+6.9 : 26.2 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
24.8 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.6 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
24.0 CAPE DON N Rivers NT

+10.2 : 11.5 COONABARABRAN (NAMOI STREET) CW Slopes N NSW
+10.2 : 13.9 BARADINE FORESTRY NW Plains E NSW
+9.9 : 15.5 BREWARRINA HOSPITAL Upper Darling NSW
+9.8 : 13.4 DUNEDOO POST OFFICE CW Slopes N NSW
+9.7 : 16.8 SPRINGSURE DAME ST Central Highlands QLD

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

1.4 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.4 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
2.6 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
2.7 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
3.2 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-7.8 : 15.1 NEWMAN AERO E Gascoyne WA
-6.9 : 20.1 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA
-6.8 : 17.6 WITTENOOM W Pilbara WA
-5.1 : 21.4 KARRATHA AERO E Pilbara WA
-4.8 : 22.7 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA

-1.5 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-1.4 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
**W** -0.6 MOUNT CRAWFORD FIRE TOWER Adelaide/Lofty SA
-0.5 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-0.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

**W** -7.0 : -0.6 MOUNT CRAWFORD FIRE TOWER Adelaide/Lofty SA
-6.1 : -1.4 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
-5.3 : 1.9 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
-5.1 : 1.6 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
-4.9 : 2.0 EYRE Eucla 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.
47.0 BRANXHOLM (LEVENE) N Coast TAS
38.2 MAWBANNA (HARBY HILLS) N Coast TAS
38.0 WEST PINE N Coast TAS
37.8 WEETAH (WEETAH ROAD) N Coast TAS
37.5 PENGUIN (IRONCLIFFE ROAD) N Coast TAS

10.6 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.4 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.4 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
10.3 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.3 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD

.....

0.5 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW
0.5 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
0.0 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
0.0 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
0.0 SCONE SCS Hunter Valley NSW

1372 (57.2) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1352 (56.3) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1318 (54.9) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1120 (46.7) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1094 (45.6) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1078 (44.9) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
1056 (44.0) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
1023 (42.6) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
999 (41.6) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
981 (40.9) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
951 (39.6) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
939 (39.1) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
909 (37.9) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
907 (37.8) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
905 (37.7) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
900 (37.5) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
882 (36.8) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
876 (36.5) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
846 (35.3) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
838 (34.9) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
820 (34.2) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
811 (33.8) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
797 (33.2) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
781 (32.5) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
753 (31.4) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
745 (31.0) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
732 (30.5) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
718 (29.9) ROBE AIRFIELD Lower SE SA
694 (28.9) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
689 (28.7) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
689 (28.7) WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) N Central VIC
688 (28.7) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
677 (28.2) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
674 (28.1) FERNY CREEK (DUNNS HILL) E Central VIC
673 (28.0) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
668 (27.8) COULTA (COLES POINT) W Agricultural SA
662 (27.6) CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
659 (27.5) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
658 (27.4) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
656 (27.3) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
650 (27.1) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
633 (26.4) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
622 (25.9) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
615 (25.6) PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS) Adelaide/Lofty SA
614 (25.6) LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD
601 (25.0) TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
117/01 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
113/23 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
113/21 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
104/00 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
102/22 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
102/01 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
98/23 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
93/15 NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
93/23 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
93/23 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
91/23 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL

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
Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
EDITHBURGH
4.2mm in 12 min to 17:15 21.0mm/h
Adelaide/Lofty
NOARLUNGA
2.8mm in 2 min to 17:49 84.0mm/h
Lower SE
PADTHAWAY SOUTH
7.0mm in 32 min to 16:30 13.1mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 16:30 10.2mm/h
14.0mm in 1 hr to 17:30 14.0mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 8.3mm/h
VICTORIA
Wimmera S
STAWELL AERODROME
10.4mm in 1 hr to 20:00 10.4mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.0mm/h
E Central
CERBERUS
11.8mm in 1 hr to 23:00 11.8mm/h
W Coast
CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE
6.6mm in 17 min to 18:29 23.3mm/h
TASMANIA
N Coast
DEVONPORT AIRPORT
5.0mm in 13 min to 15:30 23.1mm/h
SMITHTON AERODROME
15.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 5.0mm/h
King Island
KING ISLAND AIRPORT
17.6mm in 1 hr to 19:00 17.6mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 19:30 11.4mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.7mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 93(250/ 61 ) at 16:46
Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
MINLATON AERO : 89(260/ 70 ) at 18:36
Lower SE
CAPE JAFFA (CURLEY HILLS) : 78(250/ 63 ) at 19:42
NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 111(310/ 87 ) at 23:00
VICTORIA
Upper NE
MT HOTHAM AIRPORT : 80(330/ 65 ) at 23:55
MT HOTHAM : 113(330/ 58 ) at 22:51
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 91(310/ 30 ) at 23:47
W Coast
COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) : 89(300/ 70 ) at 21:25
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 102(280/ 82 ) at 23:00
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 104(330/ 83 ) at 00:42
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 109(310/ 87 ) at 02:00
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 95(330/ 67 ) at 01:01
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 85(310/ 70 ) at 23:58