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National Daily Weather Summary

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Summary of observations

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**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 02:41EST, 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 24.0 +3.1 6.4 -4.6 3.1 0.0 3.6 -- 360 (15.0) 39/15
PERTH AIRPORT 23.0 +4.1 6.1 -2.9 1.9 0.0 2.4 7.6 335 (14.0) 55/13
ALBANY AIRPORT 20.1 +3.5 9.8 +1.7 5.6 0.0 3.4 7.0 449 (18.7) 61/17
BUNBURY 19.8 +1.4 9.8 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 325 (13.5) 59/21
MANDURAH 19.8 -- 12.0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 480 (20.0) 63/17
DARWIN AIRPORT 29.6 -1.0 19.1 -0.8 17.2 0.0 7.8 11.0 461 (19.2) 57/10
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 17.7 -2.1 1.2 -3.9 -0.8 0.0 3.0 10.3 297 (12.4) 46/10
WHYALLA AERO 18.3 +1.0 2.4 -3.7 -- 0.0 3.6 -- 167 ( 7.0) 31/
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 15.5 -0.6 11.0 +2.9 10.9 0.0 0.2 1.8 175 ( 7.3) 30/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.9 +1.1 8.9 +3.1 6.6 0.0 1.6 1.4 427 (17.8) 46/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 22.9 -2.0 6.3 -3.7 3.1 0.0 6.2 10.4 419 (17.5) 37/02
CAIRNS AERO 25.9 -0.1 18.8 +1.0 17.5 0.0 6.4 7.3 527 (22.0) 43/10
TOWNSVILLE AERO 25.6 0.0 9.7 -4.9 6.4 0.0 6.0 10.0 253 (10.5) 39/12
MACKAY M.O 20.7 -1.2 11.1 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- 6.3 390 (16.3) 39/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 23.3 -0.2 9.6 -1.3 4.8 0.0 3.2 -- 162 ( 6.8) 21/12
BUNDABERG AERO 21.6 -1.0 8.8 -2.8 -- 0.0 3.2 -- 315 (13.1) 28/07
NAMBOUR DPI 22.0 +0.4 6.0 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 21.2 +0.1 7.6 -3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 196 ( 8.2) 34/12
BRISBANE AERO 20.5 -0.8 6.6 -3.9 1.9 0.0 2.8 4.4 310 (12.9) 26/08
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 16.3 -0.7 2.2 -5.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 351 (14.6) 39/10
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 17.6 +0.8 1.8 -4.3 -2.6 0.0 1.6 -- 117 ( 4.9) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 19.6 +0.2 6.0 -3.1 3.0 0.0 2.2 9.4 257 (10.7) 31/11
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 19.0 -0.5 6.3 -1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 18.1 +0.5 8.3 +0.4 5.1 0.0 2.6 9.0 523 (21.8) 35/05
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 18.8 +0.9 5.2 -1.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 47 ( 2.0) 17/11
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 12.1 +1.6 2.0 -0.6 1.5 0.0 0.6 6.8 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 17.8 +1.4 0.8 -3.8 -- 0.8 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 19.4 +1.8 9.5 +1.0 5.1 0.0 1.8 9.2 408 (17.0) 30/09
RICHMOND RAAF 18.1 +0.1 1.3 -3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 22 ( 0.9) 18/14
BELLAMBI AWS 18.9 +1.2 10.0 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 297 (12.4) 48/21
CANBERRA AIRPORT 13.0 +0.8 0.8 -0.2 -3.0 0.0 1.4 4.1 222 ( 9.3) 41/22
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 15.4 +1.6 6.7 +3.0 6.5 0.0 1.0 1.0 166 ( 6.9) 24/14
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 14.7 +0.5 9.2 +5.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 147 ( 6.1) 30/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.6 +0.6 3.7 -1.5 1.6 0.0 1.6 6.0 229 ( 9.5) 30/12
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 14.0 0.0 4.2 +0.5 -- 0.0 1.8 -- 335 (14.0) 31/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT 12.4 -0.8 1.9 -1.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 267 (11.1) 37/15
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 15.3 +1.3 10.6 +3.7 6.3 0.2 1.2 -- 175 ( 7.3) 24/20
GEELONG AIRPORT 15.9 +1.3 9.1 +2.8 -- 0.4 -- -- 480 (20.0) 57/13
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.7 +0.9 3.3 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 364 (15.2) 43/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 14.3 +1.2 2.2 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 187 ( 7.8) 52/15
HOBART AIRPORT 16.3 +3.4 2.2 -2.4 -3.6 0.0 1.0 2.5 382 (15.9) 78/18
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

33.4 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
33.0 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
32.6 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
32.1 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
32.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

+6.5 : 23.3 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
+6.4 : 23.9 KELLERBERRIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+6.2 : 23.5 ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
+6.1 : 23.5 NORSEMAN Goldfields WA
+6.0 : 22.4 CORRIGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+6.0 : 23.2 MERREDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
24.6 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
24.0 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.7 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

+6.9 : 10.0 WANGARATTA AERO Lower NE VIC
+6.7 : 15.6 BUSSELTON Lower West WA
+6.4 : 9.1 RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH Lower NE VIC
+6.1 : 17.6 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
+5.7 : 9.8 COLDSTREAM E Central VIC

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

0.8 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1.5 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
2.0 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.6 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
2.7 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-4.0 : 17.7 WINDORAH POST OFFICE Channel Country QLD
-3.7 : 18.3 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
-3.7 : 20.6 URANDANGI Northwest QLD
-3.7 : 17.3 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
-3.5 : 16.3 ST GEORGE AIRPORT Maranoa QLD

-4.2 ARMIDALE (TREE GROUP NURSERY) N Tablelands W NSW
-4.0 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-3.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-3.6 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
-3.5 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-3.5 GLEN INNES AG RESEARCH STN N Tablelands W NSW

-9.0 : -2.1 EYRE Eucla WA
-7.9 : -1.5 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.6 : -1.6 BEVERLEY Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.5 : 4.2 WOOLSHED Central Coast E QLD
-7.4 : 4.9 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
-7.4 : -3.3 OAKEY AERO Darling Downs E QLD
-7.4 : -2.6 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.
28.4 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
27.4 FORREST STATE FOREST W Coast VIC
21.8 WYELANGTA W Coast VIC
20.6 FERNY CREEK (DUNNS HILL) E Central VIC
20.6 WEEAPROINAH W Coast VIC

11.0 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.7 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.6 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.4 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.4 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD

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1.1 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
1.1 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
1.0 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
0.1 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
0.0 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1126 (46.9) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1042 (43.4) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1020 (42.5) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
956 (39.8) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
943 (39.3) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
939 (39.1) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
880 (36.7) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
875 (36.5) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
862 (35.9) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
791 (33.0) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
791 (33.0) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
786 (32.8) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
785 (32.7) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
764 (31.8) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
743 (31.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
741 (30.9) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
733 (30.5) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
712 (29.7) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
695 (29.0) CENTRE ISLAND N Rivers NT
694 (28.9) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
693 (28.9) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
666 (27.8) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
664 (27.7) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
631 (26.3) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
631 (26.3) TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
608 (25.3) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
137/15 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
130/16 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
117/16 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
113/17 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
109/16 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
109/17 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
107/14 CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
100/18 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
100/20 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
93/22 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
91/17 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
91/18 HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 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
Lower West
DWELLINGUP
12.2mm in 1 hr to 20:00 12.2mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 6.0mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
CAPE LEEUWIN : 91(270/ 72 ) at 22:15
CAPE NATURALISTE : 91(320/ 52 ) at 17:13
BUSSELTON JETTY : 82(260/ 65 ) at 17:47
VICTORIA
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 100(270/ 58 ) at 18:20
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 98(270/ 72 ) at 16:00
E Coast
SWAN ISLAND : 83(290/ 63 ) at 16:30
MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) : 83(260/ 63 ) at 19:00
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 128(320/106 ) at 16:33
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 128(270/ 93 ) at 17:30
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 113(280/ 37 ) at 17:15
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 89(280/ 67 ) at 20:00
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 117(300/ 82 ) at 16:31
MOUNT READ : 109(250/ 69 ) at 17:45
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 100(290/ 83 ) at 20:30