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National Daily Weather Summary

Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
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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 2116 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 average wind speed - anemometer above 3m (km/h)

NSW

NW Plains E

053115

MOREE AERO

24.6

24.4

16/06/1997

13

1 Y

VIC

E Gippsland

084016

GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE

59.0

53.8

24/06/1968

19

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 02:38EST, 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 22.8 +1.9 10.1 -0.9 4.9 0.0 4.0 -- 304 (12.7) 43/10
PERTH AIRPORT 22.8 +3.9 9.3 +0.3 5.8 0.0 2.4 9.0 353 (14.7) 34/10
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.9 +2.3 5.1 -3.0 1.5 0.0 0.4 8.6 185 ( 7.7) 43/12
BUNBURY 19.0 +0.6 4.9 -3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 99 ( 4.1) 39/11
MANDURAH 19.8 -- 12.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 298 (12.4) 39/09
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.4 +1.8 20.0 +0.1 18.0 0.0 7.2 10.9 453 (18.9) 50/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 17.3 -2.5 8.0 +2.9 6.6 0.0 3.8 9.3 393 (16.4) 39/10
WHYALLA AERO 14.2 -3.1 12.5 +6.4 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 331 (13.8) 28/01
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 13.9 -2.2 7.2 -0.9 5.6 0.0 -- 2.0 164 ( 6.8) 18/20
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 13.9 +0.1 7.7 +1.9 4.5 0.8 0.6 3.8 378 (15.8) 28/13
MOUNT ISA AERO 24.7 -0.2 16.3 +6.3 14.7 0.0 9.4 9.7 515 (21.5) 39/10
CAIRNS AERO 27.5 +1.5 18.6 +0.8 17.1 0.0 4.0 10.6 467 (19.5) 50/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.3 +1.7 13.8 -0.8 12.2 0.0 3.4 8.0 231 ( 9.6) 37/12
MACKAY M.O 21.6 -0.3 14.2 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 350 (14.6) 50/08
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 22.1 -1.4 12.2 +1.3 9.0 0.0 3.4 -- 198 ( 8.3) 44/09
BUNDABERG AERO 20.3 -2.3 11.3 -0.3 -- 0.0 3.2 -- 294 (12.3) 43/08
NAMBOUR DPI 19.0 -2.6 12.0 +2.7 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 18.2 -2.9 8.2 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 268 (11.2) 37/11
BRISBANE AERO 19.4 -1.9 8.7 -1.8 4.0 0.2 -- 10.0 416 (17.3) 37/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 13.6 -3.4 3.3 -4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 708 (29.5) 54/00
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 14.6 -2.2 5.8 -0.3 1.5 0.0 2.8 -- 212 ( 8.8) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 17.3 -2.1 9.8 +0.7 4.4 0.0 2.2 8.8 326 (13.6) 46/11
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 16.2 -3.3 10.2 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 16.1 -1.5 7.6 -0.3 5.2 0.0 4.6 4.0 632 (26.3) 54/13
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 15.0 -2.9 9.0 +2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 225 ( 9.4) 41/11
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 8.8 -1.7 0.2 -2.4 -1.7 2.8 2.0 8.9 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 15.5 -0.9 1.9 -2.7 -- 0.4 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 14.7 -2.9 9.6 +1.1 8.1 0.0 3.8 3.4 764 (31.8) 72/11
RICHMOND RAAF 16.9 -1.1 8.6 +3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 423 (17.6) 48/10
BELLAMBI AWS 15.4 -2.3 10.3 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 576 (24.0) 67/10
CANBERRA AIRPORT 11.8 -0.4 1.0 0.0 -2.7 0.0 2.2 7.2 325 (13.5) 48/10
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 13.5 -0.3 0.9 -2.8 -0.3 0.2 2.6 8.8 468 (19.5) 34/00
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 14.1 -0.1 0.4 -3.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 331 (13.8) 21/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 13.9 -2.1 4.1 -1.1 2.7 0.0 2.4 5.5 348 (14.5) 31/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 13.3 -0.7 1.7 -2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 384 (16.0) 34/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT 13.2 0.0 3.6 0.0 -- 0.8 -- -- 396 (16.5) 28/12
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.0 0.0 9.1 +2.2 6.8 1.8 1.0 -- 422 (17.6) 18/11
GEELONG AIRPORT 14.5 -0.1 7.6 +1.3 -- 1.0 -- -- 427 (17.8) 39/15
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.0 +0.2 5.1 +1.1 -- 2.2 -- -- 455 (19.0) 39/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 13.4 +0.3 0.0 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 151 ( 6.3) 15/14
HOBART AIRPORT 15.2 +2.3 2.1 -2.5 -2.3 0.0 2.4 7.7 390 (16.3) 35/00
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 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
33.8 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
33.5 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
33.2 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
33.2 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

+5.2 : 23.1 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
+4.9 : 26.0 MONTO TOWNSHIP Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+4.9 : 22.4 KELLERBERRIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+4.8 : 22.1 ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
+4.8 : 22.2 BENCUBBIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+4.8 : 22.0 RAVENSTHORPE Cent Wheatbelt WA

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
24.6 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.5 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.3 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.2 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT

+8.2 : 20.9 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
+7.9 : 13.4 YULARA AERO N Plateau NT
+7.6 : 12.5 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
+7.6 : 19.1 CLONCURRY AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
+7.4 : 15.1 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT

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

-0.3 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.3 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
1.0 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
1.5 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-5.0 : 17.0 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
-4.6 : 16.0 MILES CONSTANCE STREET Darling Downs W QLD
-4.5 : 3.1 MT HOTHAM AIRPORT Upper NE VIC
-4.4 : 17.0 WATARRKA N Plateau NT
-4.2 : 6.2 GELANTIPY E Gippsland VIC
-4.2 : 8.4 MT MOORNAPA W Gippsland VIC

-5.5 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-5.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.0 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.8 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

**S** -8.4 : -2.9 WANAARING POST OFFICE Upper Darling NSW
**S** -7.0 : 2.2 POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE) E Gippsland VIC
-6.1 : 0.9 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
-6.1 : -4.3 GLEN INNES AG RESEARCH STN N Tablelands W NSW
-6.0 : 0.9 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.
46.8 MITCHELL ESTATE Lower West WA
38.0 BAMBOO CREEK E Pilbara WA
31.0 GLEN-AYLE Interior WA
28.6 ALEXANDRA (CRYSTAL CREEK) N Central VIC
26.2 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MILKY WAY) Islands ISL

10.9 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.6 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
10.5 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.4 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
10.0 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
10.0 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW

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0.3 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
0.1 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
**W** 0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
0.0 EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1417 (59.0) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
1358 (56.6) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1343 (56.0) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1254 (52.3) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
1247 (52.0) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
1068 (44.5) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
997 (41.5) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
960 (40.0) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
959 (40.0) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
870 (36.3) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
866 (36.1) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
851 (35.5) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
849 (35.4) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
823 (34.3) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
817 (34.0) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
808 (33.7) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
802 (33.4) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
800 (33.3) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
773 (32.2) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
764 (31.8) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
759 (31.6) BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
746 (31.1) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
708 (29.5) TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
698 (29.1) MOSS VALE AWS Illawarra NSW
696 (29.0) COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
693 (28.9) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
681 (28.4) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
672 (28.0) PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
668 (27.8) ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
668 (27.8) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
658 (27.4) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
632 (26.3) WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
626 (26.1) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
624 (26.0) WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) N Central VIC
617 (25.7) AIREYS INLET W Coast VIC
614 (25.6) TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
609 (25.4) BEGA AWS South Coast NSW
607 (25.3) GELANTIPY E Gippsland VIC
606 (25.3) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
604 (25.2) COONABARABRAN AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes N NSW
600 (25.0) JERVIS BAY (POINT PERPENDICULAR AWS) Illawarra NSW
93/04 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
85/01 GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
85/14 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
81/10 MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
81/01 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
CAPE NATURALISTE
15.2mm in 57 min to 21:00 16.0mm/h
15.2mm in 1 hr to 21:00 15.2mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.7mm/h
VICTORIA
W Gippsland
MT BAW BAW
16.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.3mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
Sydney--east
WATTAMOLLA : 89(180/ 67 ) at 12:21
VICTORIA
Upper NE
FALLS CREEK : 89(190/ 69 ) at 05:30
E Gippsland
GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 83(220/ 69 ) at 02:00
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 82(230/ 72 ) at 00:30
TASMANIA
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 74(310/ 65 ) at 14:00
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 85(260/ 67 ) at 15:55