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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 2201 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

Southeast

094176

CRABTREE (CRABTREE ROAD)

30.2

24.8

25/06/1992

21

1 y

TAS

Central Plateau

096069

DERWENT BRIDGE

48.6

36.8

28/06/2004

15

1 n

TAS

Central Plateau

096071

LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK

64.2

47.9

26/06/2001

19

1 y

TAS

Central Plateau

096077

CRADLE MOUNTAIN VISITORS CENTRE

82.4

51.2

06/06/1996

13

1 y

TAS

W Coast

097087

TULLAH (MEREDITH STREET)

55.8

52.6

26/06/2001

13

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 02:41EST, 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 18.9 -2.0 13.6 +2.6 13.0 7.4 0.6 -- 505 (21.0) 52/07
PERTH AIRPORT 21.8 +2.9 10.0 +1.0 8.1 1.8 0.0 2.3 348 (14.5) 59/13
ALBANY AIRPORT 14.3 -2.3 6.9 -1.2 3.5 0.0 1.8 1.8 338 (14.1) 43/11
BUNBURY 17.8 -0.6 8.4 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 163 ( 6.8) 63/22
MANDURAH 18.8 -- 11.8 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 246 (10.3) 67/23
DARWIN AIRPORT 30.4 -0.2 20.0 +0.1 18.0 0.0 7.4 9.5 371 (15.5) 43/10
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 18.7 -1.1 0.3 -4.8 -2.1 0.0 4.6 10.3 243 (10.1) 31/10
WHYALLA AERO 18.2 +0.9 1.4 -4.7 -- 0.0 15.4 -- 195 ( 8.1) 31/13
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.0 -0.1 9.7 +1.6 7.0 0.0 1.4 5.3 229 ( 9.5) 21/22
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 16.0 +2.2 6.0 +0.2 4.3 0.6 1.8 4.7 486 (20.3) 31/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 26.3 +1.4 10.8 +0.8 6.8 0.0 6.4 10.5 369 (15.4) 37/11
CAIRNS AERO 26.7 +0.7 19.7 +1.9 18.1 0.0 5.8 3.5 527 (22.0) 48/10
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.4 +1.8 13.5 -1.1 10.8 0.0 6.4 8.5 368 (15.3) 39/12
MACKAY M.O 22.3 +0.4 13.9 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- 10.4 338 (14.1) 35/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 24.8 +1.3 9.2 -1.7 6.9 0.0 2.6 -- 127 ( 5.3) 22/14
BUNDABERG AERO 22.9 +0.3 8.5 -3.1 -- 0.0 1.6 -- 163 ( 6.8) 28/10
NAMBOUR DPI 23.0 +1.4 7.0 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 22.8 +1.7 8.2 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 193 ( 8.0) 28/13
BRISBANE AERO 22.4 +1.1 7.4 -3.1 2.6 0.0 4.4 9.6 333 (13.9) 30/10
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 18.6 +1.6 4.5 -3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 455 (19.0) 57/10
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 17.3 +0.5 2.5 -3.6 -3.0 0.0 1.9 -- 147 ( 6.1) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 18.7 -0.7 4.8 -4.3 1.0 0.0 1.6 9.6 226 ( 9.4) 30/10
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 18.6 -0.9 1.9 -6.1 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 17.6 0.0 6.9 -1.0 4.1 0.0 2.2 9.6 668 (27.8) 39/09
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 18.6 +0.7 4.3 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 172 ( 7.2) 21/10
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 9.1 -1.4 2.7 +0.1 -1.6 0.0 2.0 8.6 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 16.2 -0.2 -1.7 -6.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 18.5 +0.9 7.4 -1.1 2.3 0.0 4.4 9.3 585 (24.4) 41/11
RICHMOND RAAF 18.9 +0.9 -0.5 -5.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 224 ( 9.3) 11/00
BELLAMBI AWS 19.1 +1.4 12.2 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 526 (21.9) 43/05
CANBERRA AIRPORT 14.3 +2.1 3.5 +2.5 -1.6 0.0 3.4 8.9 538 (22.4) 35/15
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 13.9 +0.1 2.2 -1.5 0.3 0.0 2.8 4.2 226 ( 9.4) 30/13
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 14.0 -0.2 5.1 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 198 ( 8.3) 31/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 17.2 +1.2 1.6 -3.6 -1.0 0.0 1.8 8.1 226 ( 9.4) 17/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 15.3 +1.3 2.5 -1.2 -- 0.0 2.0 -- 272 (11.3) 28/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 14.7 +1.5 3.1 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 300 (12.5) 30/14
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 17.6 +3.6 10.1 +3.2 5.1 0.0 2.4 -- 213 ( 8.9) 30/10
GEELONG AIRPORT 16.9 +2.3 9.0 +2.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 678 (28.3) 50/11
BALLARAT AERODROME 13.6 +2.8 2.3 -1.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 499 (20.8) 31/00
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 17.4 +4.3 6.9 +4.0 -- 2.4 -- -- 331 (13.8) 34/02
HOBART AIRPORT 15.2 +2.3 5.5 +0.9 2.6 10.0 0.8 3.7 481 (20.0) 48/13
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

32.2 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
**S** 32.0 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
31.7 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
31.3 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
31.2 OENPELLI N Rivers NT
31.2 BATCHELOR AERO N Rivers NT

**S** +11.2 : 32.0 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+8.7 : 28.5 WILUNA Interior WA
+7.9 : 27.5 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
**S** +6.8 : 27.4 MILES CONSTANCE STREET Darling Downs W QLD
+6.2 : 25.8 MEEKATHARRA AIRPORT E Gascoyne WA

24.2 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
23.8 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.6 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

+8.3 : 13.0 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
+6.6 : 13.3 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
+6.5 : 13.7 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
+6.3 : 12.9 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA
+5.6 : 6.7 FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) E Coast TAS

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

0.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.7 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
2.5 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
2.9 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
3.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
3.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

-4.1 : 16.0 MORAWA AIRPORT Central West WA
-3.1 : 20.2 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
-2.8 : 17.1 MULLEWA Central West WA
-2.7 : 8.3 ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
-2.5 : 16.5 CARNAMAH Central West WA

-7.0 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-6.3 ARMIDALE (TREE GROUP NURSERY) N Tablelands W NSW
-6.3 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-6.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.9 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW

**W** -8.9 : -1.5 GINGIN AERO Lower West WA
-8.4 : -6.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-7.1 : -3.0 OAKEY AERO Darling Downs E QLD
-7.0 : -1.5 DALBY AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
-7.0 : -7.0 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW

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.
82.6 CRADLE VALLEY (WALDHEIM) Central Plateau TAS
82.4 CRADLE MOUNTAIN VISITORS CENTRE Central Plateau TAS
64.2 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
57.0 WAYATINAH (SALTAS) Derwent Valley TAS
55.8 TULLAH (MEREDITH STREET) W Coast TAS

TASMANIA
Derwent Valley
57.0 WAYATINAH (SALTAS)
Central Plateau
82.6 CRADLE VALLEY (WALDHEIM)
82.4 CRADLE MOUNTAIN VISITORS CENTRE
64.2 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK
W Coast
55.8 TULLAH (MEREDITH STREET)
52.4 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE

10.8 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.6 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.5 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.5 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
10.4 MACKAY M.O Central Coast E QLD

.....

2.3 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
1.8 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
1.2 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
**W** 0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

2110 (87.9) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1933 (80.5) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1689 (70.4) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
1467 (61.1) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1396 (58.2) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1373 (57.2) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
1328 (55.3) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
1250 (52.1) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
1210 (50.4) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
1180 (49.2) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
1161 (48.4) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1045 (43.5) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
1018 (42.4) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
977 (40.7) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
965 (40.2) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
945 (39.4) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
929 (38.7) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
902 (37.6) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
899 (37.5) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
864 (36.0) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
854 (35.6) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
847 (35.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
838 (34.9) DENILIQUIN AIRPORT AWS Riverina E NSW
836 (34.8) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
835 (34.8) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
814 (33.9) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
797 (33.2) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
796 (33.2) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
775 (32.3) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
763 (31.8) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
759 (31.6) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
756 (31.5) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
726 (30.3) MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
723 (30.1) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
704 (29.3) AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
700 (29.2) MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
684 (28.5) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
678 (28.3) GEELONG AIRPORT W Central VIC
671 (28.0) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
668 (27.8) WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
630 (26.3) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
625 (26.0) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
620 (25.8) WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
619 (25.8) BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
613 (25.5) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
610 (25.4) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
609 (25.4) SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM N Coast TAS
601 (25.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
600 (25.0) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
126/04 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
118/03 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
117/06 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
104/06 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
104/06 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
100/04 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
98/00 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
93/04 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
91/08 CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) 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
PERTH AIRPORT
11.8mm in 30 min to 15:00 23.6mm/h
16.2mm in 1 hr to 15:00 16.2mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 15:30 12.0mm/h
JURIEN BAY
26.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 8.7mm/h
JANDAKOT AERO
17.6mm in 30 min to 13:30 35.2mm/h
17.6mm in 1 hr to 13:30 17.6mm/h
24.2mm in 1 hr to 14:00 24.2mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 8.0mm/h
GINGIN AERO
10.6mm in 1 hr to 18:00 10.6mm/h
SWANBOURNE
10.8mm in 30 min to 14:00 21.6mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 14:00 11.2mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 14:30 10.8mm/h
BICKLEY
22.0mm in 1 hr to 15:00 22.0mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 7.3mm/h
BUSSELTON
13.4mm in 1 hr to 12:00 13.4mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 6.3mm/h
MANJIMUP
9.6mm in 54 min to 12:54 10.7mm/h
BUSSELTON AERO
20.2mm in 1 hr to 12:00 20.2mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 8.0mm/h
Cent Wheatbelt
NEWDEGATE RES.STATION
13.4mm in 1 hr to 18:00 13.4mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
CAPE LEEUWIN : 83(280/ 65 ) at 20:33
VICTORIA
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 104(270/ 65 ) at 08:15
KINGFISH A SHIP LOG 206 : 76(280/ 63 ) at 02:40
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 98(260/ 67 ) at 01:00
E Coast
SWAN ISLAND : 80(270/ 63 ) at 00:00
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 119(310/ 87 ) at 03:11
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 126(260/ 96 ) at 04:36
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 93(280/ 37 ) at 04:58
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 91(260/ 50 ) at 08:30
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 96(280/ 63 ) at 04:00
MOUNT READ : 117(260/ 82 ) at 07:01
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 104(290/ 82 ) at 06:38