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National Daily Weather Summary

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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 2114 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

VIC

Wimmera S

079107

PATYAH (BOOROOPKI)

27.0

22.6

11/06/2005

11

1 n

TAS

N Coast

091173

TOMAHAWK (CARISBROOKE)

39.4

30.4

17/06/1990

44

1 n

TAS

N Coast

091289

DERBY (CHURCH STREET)

54.0

44.8

04/06/1996

14

1 n

TAS

King Island

098023

YARRA CREEK

63.0

41.6

30/06/1979

35

1 y

Highest minimum temperature

NT

Roper-McArthur

014609

NGUKURR

24.5

23.5

01/06/1962

15

1 N


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Summary of observations

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Data is as received at 02:38EST, 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 22.4 +1.5 9.4 -1.6 5.6 0.0 3.0 -- 352 (14.7) 34/08
PERTH AIRPORT 20.6 +1.7 5.3 -3.7 3.8 0.0 1.4 9.1 149 ( 6.2) 34/09
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.4 +1.8 6.1 -2.0 3.1 0.0 1.4 9.0 219 ( 9.1) 31/14
BUNBURY 19.1 +0.7 8.3 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 101 ( 4.2) 22/12
MANDURAH 20.8 -- 10.6 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 165 ( 6.9) 28/11
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.3 +1.7 20.7 +0.8 19.0 0.0 7.0 10.5 404 (16.8) 67/11
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 18.3 -1.5 14.6 +9.5 12.7 0.0 4.0 0.0 278 (11.6) 34/09
WHYALLA AERO 16.3 -1.0 7.4 +1.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 398 (16.6) 31/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 15.1 -1.0 10.5 +2.4 7.1 8.2 1.2 -- 415 (17.3) 39/00
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 12.9 -0.9 7.6 +1.8 5.9 18.0 2.8 4.4 574 (23.9) 59/11
MOUNT ISA AERO 28.9 +4.0 14.2 +4.2 11.5 0.0 5.8 9.9 311 (13.0) 41/12
CAIRNS AERO 25.8 -0.2 21.0 +3.2 19.4 0.6 5.4 2.1 509 (21.2) 41/06
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.7 +3.1 17.1 +2.5 14.5 0.0 7.6 8.5 415 (17.3) 35/15
MACKAY M.O 23.7 +1.8 15.8 +1.8 -- 0.2 -- 10.1 402 (16.8) 28/09
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.9 +3.4 12.4 +1.5 11.2 0.4 3.8 -- 195 ( 8.1) 26/15
BUNDABERG AERO 25.8 +3.2 13.2 +1.6 -- 0.0 2.4 -- 136 ( 5.7) 26/13
NAMBOUR DPI 26.0 +4.4 13.0 +3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 24.6 +3.5 15.5 +4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 248 (10.3) 39/13
BRISBANE AERO 26.0 +4.7 11.9 +1.4 8.6 0.0 1.6 7.3 213 ( 8.9) 48/18
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 19.1 +2.1 11.4 +3.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 253 (10.5) 57/19
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 18.6 +1.8 13.7 +7.6 12.9 11.2 0.6 -- 106 ( 4.4) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 23.2 +3.8 14.6 +5.5 12.1 3.8 1.6 5.5 193 ( 8.0) 35/20
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.9 +3.4 14.9 +6.9 -- 3.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 19.6 +2.0 12.7 +4.8 10.1 2.0 1.0 7.0 247 (10.3) 59/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 19.6 +1.7 12.3 +5.8 -- 0.2 -- -- 79 ( 3.3) 35/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 8.5 -2.0 7.0 +4.4 5.2 3.6 2.8 2.6 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 15.2 -1.2 10.7 +6.1 -- 2.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 20.0 +2.4 12.1 +3.6 9.2 0.0 3.4 8.6 249 (10.4) 72/15
RICHMOND RAAF 19.5 +1.5 8.4 +3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 97 ( 4.0) 67/13
BELLAMBI AWS 18.1 +0.4 12.4 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 244 (10.2) 70/20
CANBERRA AIRPORT 13.0 +0.8 8.7 +7.7 7.2 0.6 3.2 7.1 545 (22.7) 54/07
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 13.5 -0.3 7.3 +3.6 -- 1.2 1.2 6.0 225 ( 9.4) 52/11
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 13.6 -0.6 9.6 +5.7 -- 4.8 -- -- 283 (11.8) 52/12
MILDURA AIRPORT 14.8 -1.2 8.4 +3.2 6.5 0.6 2.8 4.7 424 (17.7) 43/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 12.7 -1.3 8.3 +4.6 -- 3.8 2.2 -- 403 (16.8) 54/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 11.4 -1.8 7.6 +4.0 -- 9.0 -- -- 475 (19.8) 54/14
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.6 +0.6 10.0 +3.1 5.2 5.2 2.4 -- 237 ( 9.9) 28/14
GEELONG AIRPORT 13.3 -1.3 8.0 +1.7 -- 8.8 -- -- 649 (27.0) 57/12
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.8 -1.0 5.3 +1.3 -- 13.4 -- -- 665 (27.7) 54/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 12.4 -0.7 6.0 +3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 285 (11.9) 46/13
HOBART AIRPORT 11.9 -1.0 5.6 +1.0 0.4 0.0 1.2 7.1 317 (13.2) 68/14
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

34.5 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
34.1 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
34.1 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT
34.1 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
34.0 PORT KEATS AERO N Rivers NT

+5.1 : 27.2 BRIGALOW RESEARCH STN Central Highlands QLD
+4.9 : 26.0 MONTO TOWNSHIP Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+4.7 : 27.6 ISISFORD POST OFFICE Central West QLD
+4.7 : 28.0 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
+4.7 : 26.0 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

28.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
24.5 NGUKURR N Rivers NT
24.4 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
24.0 CAPE DON N Rivers NT

+10.4 : 10.8 ARMIDALE (TREE GROUP NURSERY) N Tablelands W NSW
+10.3 : 11.6 COONABARABRAN (NAMOI STREET) CW Slopes N NSW
+9.7 : 14.0 GUNNEDAH POOL NW Slopes S NSW
+9.6 : 15.4 MUNGINDI POST OFFICE NW Plains W NSW
+9.5 : 14.6 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT

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

-2.2 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-2.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.4 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-1.0 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-0.5 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-7.2 : 15.7 NEWMAN AERO E Gascoyne WA
-6.4 : 18.0 WITTENOOM W Pilbara WA
-5.6 : 22.6 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA
-5.4 : 22.1 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA
-5.0 : 16.0 CARNEGIE Interior WA
-5.0 : 20.4 TELFER AERO Interior WA

-2.9 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.8 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-2.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.9 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-1.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-1.8 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

-4.5 : 4.9 PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
-4.3 : 2.3 BICHENO (COUNCIL DEPOT) E Coast TAS
-4.1 : 16.7 VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
-4.0 : 3.4 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
-3.9 : 3.5 GINGIN AERO Lower West 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.
80.4 WALLAREENYA E Pilbara WA
65.4 RINGAROOMA (FRY STREET) N Coast TAS
63.5 ROWENA (BUNNA BUNNA) NW Plains W NSW
63.0 YARRA CREEK King Island TAS
58.6 HILLSIDE STATION E Pilbara WA

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
E Pilbara
80.4 WALLAREENYA
58.6 HILLSIDE STATION
54.0 INDEE

NEW SOUTH WALES
NW Plains W
63.5 ROWENA (BUNNA BUNNA)

TASMANIA
N Coast
65.4 RINGAROOMA (FRY STREET)
57.6 WOODLEA NURSERY
56.0 BRANXHOLM (SCOTT STREET)
55.4 TELITA (KANARA NEIKA)
54.0 DERBY (CHURCH STREET)
52.6 ST PATRICKS RIVER (TARGA FARM)
E Coast
55.0 PYENGANA (FOREST LODGE ROAD)
King Island
63.0 YARRA CREEK
55.0 PEGARAH

10.5 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.5 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.1 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.1 MACKAY M.O Central Coast E QLD
9.9 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD

.....

2.0 COWRA RESEARCH CENTRE (EVANS ST) C Tablelands S NSW
1.8 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
0.0 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
0.0 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

1516 (63.2) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1259 (52.5) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1122 (46.8) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
1104 (46.0) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1097 (45.7) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1086 (45.3) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1078 (44.9) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
1076 (44.8) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
1074 (44.8) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
1068 (44.5) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
1022 (42.6) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
979 (40.8) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
964 (40.2) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
934 (38.9) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
884 (36.8) HINDMARSH ISLAND AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
873 (36.4) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
865 (36.0) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
863 (36.0) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
853 (35.5) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
852 (35.5) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
849 (35.4) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
842 (35.1) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
788 (32.8) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
773 (32.2) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
773 (32.2) WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) N Central VIC
771 (32.1) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
761 (31.7) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
745 (31.0) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
731 (30.5) EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
731 (30.5) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
729 (30.4) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
717 (29.9) FERNY CREEK (DUNNS HILL) E Central VIC
715 (29.8) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
709 (29.5) SWAN HILL AERODROME Mallee S VIC
708 (29.5) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
704 (29.3) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
701 (29.2) AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
697 (29.0) AIREYS INLET W Coast VIC
694 (28.9) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
693 (28.9) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
681 (28.4) DINNER PLAIN (MOUNT HOTHAM AIRPORT) Upper NE VIC
679 (28.3) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
679 (28.3) MOUNT CRAWFORD FIRE TOWER Adelaide/Lofty SA
677 (28.2) RHYLL E Central VIC
674 (28.1) PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
668 (27.8) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
665 (27.7) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
659 (27.5) ROBE AIRFIELD Lower SE SA
649 (27.0) GEELONG AIRPORT W Central VIC
648 (27.0) MOORABBIN AIRPORT E Central VIC
636 (26.5) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
625 (26.0) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
623 (26.0) COULTA (COLES POINT) W Agricultural SA
622 (25.9) SHEOAKS W Central VIC
616 (25.7) ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC
614 (25.6) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
612 (25.5) WALPEUP RESEARCH Mallee N VIC
605 (25.2) ROSEWORTHY AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
602 (25.1) NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
118/11 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
115/01 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
102/19 GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
102/00 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
98/07 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
94/17 MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
93/00 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
93/02 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
91/16 TASMAN ISLAND 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
E Pilbara
MARBLE BAR
11.8mm in 1 hr to 03:00 11.8mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.3mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.7mm/h
VICTORIA
Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER
17.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.7mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
South Coast
MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 82(210/ 69 ) at 17:48
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 115(300/ 72 ) at 01:21
VICTORIA
Wimmera S
GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) : 96(240/ 76 ) at 04:12
Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 98(340/ 65 ) at 00:00
FALLS CREEK : 74(220/ 65 ) at 18:15
MT HOTHAM : 96(340/ 67 ) at 00:00
E Gippsland
GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 100(240/ 63 ) at 15:30
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 119(240/ 72 ) at 11:37
KINGFISH A SHIP LOG 206 : 98(238/ 65 ) at 12:40
E Central
SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND : 102(240/ 65 ) at 07:02
W Coast
CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE : 83(220/ 70 ) at 07:58
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 98(200/ 85 ) at 13:00
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 76(300/ 67 ) at 00:52
MOUNT READ : 76(210/ 67 ) at 12:30
ISLANDS
Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND WINDY POINT : 98(240/ 65 ) at 22:57
HOGAN ISLAND : 102(250/ 56 ) at 12:25
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO : 85(250/ 72 ) at 23:23