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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

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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 2124 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 maximum temperature

WA

SW & S Coast

009542

ESPERANCE AERO

23.7

23.5

02/06/2002

15

1 Y


The day in charts
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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 02:38EST, 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 22.0 +1.1 13.1 +2.1 10.2 0.0 2.6 -- 445 (18.5) 57/10
PERTH AIRPORT 17.5 -1.4 12.9 +3.9 9.6 8.6 3.6 2.0 385 (16.0) 55/15
ALBANY AIRPORT 17.8 +1.2 9.6 +1.5 7.4 0.0 2.2 1.8 422 (17.6) 93/19
BUNBURY 16.5 -1.9 13.9 +5.8 -- 19.4 -- -- 383 (16.0) 65/06
MANDURAH 18.4 -- 14.6 -- -- 15.4 -- -- 489 (20.4) 68/14
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.9 +1.3 21.2 +1.3 19.5 0.0 7.0 10.8 382 (15.9) 39/10
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 16.6 -3.2 3.4 -1.7 1.3 0.0 4.0 9.8 328 (13.7) 30/14
WHYALLA AERO 16.4 -0.9 2.8 -3.3 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 210 ( 8.8) 21/01
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.9 +0.8 7.6 -0.5 4.9 0.0 -- 8.4 132 ( 5.5) 26/02
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 13.3 -0.5 8.3 +2.5 7.1 0.2 1.0 6.4 199 ( 8.3) 15/06
MOUNT ISA AERO 24.9 0.0 11.2 +1.2 8.0 0.0 7.2 9.4 452 (18.8) 35/10
CAIRNS AERO 25.4 -0.6 17.4 -0.4 16.2 0.0 6.4 6.6 494 (20.6) 48/10
TOWNSVILLE AERO 22.7 -2.9 10.2 -4.4 6.0 0.0 5.4 10.2 330 (13.8) 34/12
MACKAY M.O 19.7 -2.2 10.6 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- 9.6 484 (20.2) 55/02
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 22.5 -1.0 6.4 -4.5 2.3 0.0 6.4 -- 326 (13.6) 30/14
BUNDABERG AERO 21.3 -1.3 7.6 -4.0 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 437 (18.2) 31/12
NAMBOUR DPI 21.0 -0.6 7.0 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 20.7 -0.4 8.0 -3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 296 (12.3) 50/13
BRISBANE AERO 21.0 -0.3 6.7 -3.8 3.1 0.0 3.0 10.0 338 (14.1) 43/12
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 16.9 -0.1 4.1 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 395 (16.5) 31/13
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 17.6 +0.8 4.1 -2.0 -1.0 0.0 2.8 -- 151 ( 6.3) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 19.5 +0.1 12.2 +3.1 8.5 0.0 3.8 7.2 544 (22.7) 74/15
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 17.3 -2.2 12.3 +4.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 16.7 -0.9 10.5 +2.6 5.6 1.8 4.0 1.6 581 (24.2) 52/20
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 15.1 -2.8 11.3 +4.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 236 ( 9.8) 34/03
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 13.0 +2.5 0.0 -2.6 -4.1 0.2 0.4 9.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 16.4 0.0 0.2 -4.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 15.9 -1.7 11.1 +2.6 8.6 0.0 2.8 0.1 855 (35.6) 70/11
RICHMOND RAAF 16.4 -1.6 5.2 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 417 (17.4) 46/10
BELLAMBI AWS 15.8 -1.9 11.7 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 631 (26.3) 65/13
CANBERRA AIRPORT 14.7 +2.5 2.1 +1.1 0.0 0.0 2.6 8.2 362 (15.1) 43/10
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 16.1 +2.3 0.0 -3.7 -1.0 0.0 1.8 9.0 213 ( 8.9) 15/05
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 16.4 +2.2 0.3 -3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 65 ( 2.7) 11/12
MILDURA AIRPORT 14.9 -1.1 4.0 -1.2 0.9 0.0 2.0 9.3 284 (11.8) 24/10
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 15.6 +1.6 3.1 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 297 (12.4) 30/10
BENDIGO AIRPORT 14.2 +1.0 1.7 -1.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 218 ( 9.1) 26/12
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.6 +0.6 9.7 +2.8 6.0 0.2 0.6 -- 100 ( 4.2) 15/12
GEELONG AIRPORT 13.2 -1.4 7.6 +1.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 304 (12.7) 24/11
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.5 +0.7 4.4 +0.4 -- 0.6 -- -- 407 (17.0) 48/10
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 12.8 -0.3 -0.5 -3.4 -- 0.2 -- -- 64 ( 2.7) 15/00
HOBART AIRPORT 13.5 +0.6 1.5 -3.1 -2.5 0.0 0.0 8.3 210 ( 8.8) 26/10
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

33.0 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
32.7 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
32.6 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
32.5 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA

+8.1 : 27.0 EYRE Eucla WA
+7.4 : 26.5 BALGAIR Eucla WA
+7.3 : 24.1 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
+6.8 : 24.3 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA

28.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
26.6 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.5 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.1 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
24.0 CAPE DON N Rivers NT
24.0 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

+8.1 : 20.1 VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS N Rivers NT
+7.9 : 20.3 WOLLOGORANG N Rivers NT
+7.5 : 12.1 NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
+7.5 : 13.7 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+7.4 : 12.8 JARRAHWOOD Lower West WA

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

3.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
5.7 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
6.0 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
6.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
6.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

-5.0 : 17.0 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
-3.9 : 15.9 MOOMBA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
-3.8 : 22.8 RICHMOND AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
-3.8 : 20.0 LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD
-3.8 : 20.8 WINTON POST OFFICE Northwest QLD

-6.5 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-4.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.3 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-4.2 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-3.8 BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast NSW

**W** -8.7 : -2.3 MOUNT CRAWFORD FIRE TOWER Adelaide/Lofty SA
-7.6 : 4.1 WOOLSHED Central Coast E QLD
-7.5 : 5.4 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
-7.4 : -0.1 THANGOOL AIRPORT Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
-7.1 : -2.3 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

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.
45.0 BROOMAN (CARISBROOK) South Coast NSW
43.8 JARRAHWOOD Lower West WA
36.8 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
34.3 SEAL ROCKS CAMPING RESERVE MidNorth Coast S NSW
34.0 ACTON PARK Lower West WA

10.8 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.7 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.5 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.4 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.2 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD

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1.6 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
0.1 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
**W** 0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
0.0 EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1166 (48.6) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1143 (47.6) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
1116 (46.5) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
1023 (42.6) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
984 (41.0) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
983 (41.0) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
940 (39.2) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
924 (38.5) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
906 (37.8) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
881 (36.7) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
855 (35.6) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
847 (35.3) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
843 (35.1) JERVIS BAY (POINT PERPENDICULAR AWS) Illawarra NSW
843 (35.1) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
821 (34.2) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
815 (34.0) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
767 (32.0) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
764 (31.8) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
761 (31.7) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
740 (30.8) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
735 (30.6) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
709 (29.5) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
694 (28.9) COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
683 (28.5) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
680 (28.3) CENTRE ISLAND N Rivers NT
665 (27.7) ULLADULLA AWS South Coast NSW
650 (27.1) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
631 (26.3) BELLAMBI AWS Illawarra NSW
625 (26.0) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
613 (25.5) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
609 (25.4) TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
603 (25.1) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
96/13 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
96/16 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
93/13 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
93/19 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
87/10 ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West 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
Lower West
PERTH AIRPORT
5.6mm in 31 min to 09:00 10.8mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 7.0mm/h
PEARCE RAAF
6.6mm in 35 min to 11:35 11.3mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.3mm/h
JANDAKOT AERO
6.8mm in 11 min to 09:30 37.1mm/h
13.2mm in 1 hr to 10:00 13.2mm/h
4.0mm in 11 min to 11:11 21.8mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 7.7mm/h
ROTTNEST ISLAND
17.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 5.7mm/h
SWANBOURNE
11.2mm in 1 hr to 10:00 11.2mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 6.3mm/h
PERTH METRO
18.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 6.0mm/h
BICKLEY
22.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 7.3mm/h
GARDEN ISLAND HSF
9.6mm in 28 min to 08:40 20.6mm/h
CAPE NATURALISTE
5.4mm in 11 min to 12:59 29.5mm/h
BUSSELTON AERO
10.0mm in 1 hr to 06:00 10.0mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.7mm/h
ALBANY AIRPORT
8.4mm in 22 min to 19:29 22.9mm/h
5.8mm in 31 min to 20:00 11.2mm/h
15.2mm in 1 hr to 20:00 15.2mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 6.0mm/h
BUNBURY
9.8mm in 4 min to 07:01 147.0mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
GOVE AIRPORT
8.6mm in 24 min to 13:30 21.5mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
ROTTNEST ISLAND : 83(360/ 63 ) at 08:18
CAPE LEEUWIN : 96(240/ 83 ) at 13:22
CAPE NATURALISTE : 93(220/ 61 ) at 13:26
BUSSELTON : 78(310/ 65 ) at 02:01
ALBANY AIRPORT : 91(290/ 52 ) at 19:07
BUSSELTON JETTY : 78(310/ 65 ) at 02:01
NORTH WALPOLE : 98(250/ 59 ) at 18:00
NEW SOUTH WALES
Hunter Valley
NORAH HEAD AWS : 82(180/ 65 ) at 19:00
Sydney--east
WATTAMOLLA : 96(180/ 78 ) at 14:26
ISLANDS
Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND WINDY POINT : 109(190/ 54 ) at 18:35
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO : 96(210/ 41 ) at 17:00