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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 1847 EST on 02/08/2009. 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
Lowest minimum temperature

WA

N Kimberley

001018

MOUNT ELIZABETH

0.0

0.4

05/07/2002

15

1 Y

WA

E Kimberley

002056

KUNUNURRA AERO

7.2

7.4

22/07/2007

22

7.4

22/07/2007

21

1 Y

QLD

Wide Bay/Burnett

039326

GLADSTONE AIRPORT

5.0

5.2

21/07/2007

14

1 Y


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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 02:45EST, 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 26.0 +6.5 12.5 +3.0 9.1 0.0 4.0 -- 401 (16.7) 50/19
PERTH AIRPORT 19.6 +1.7 11.3 +3.2 9.9 4.2 2.8 1.7 556 (23.2) 54/04
ALBANY AIRPORT 15.0 -0.8 9.3 +1.8 7.6 0.0 1.6 0.0 335 (14.0) --
BUNBURY 18.2 +1.0 9.3 +2.1 -- 8.2 -- -- 393 (16.4) 65/23
MANDURAH 19.1 -- 11.1 -- -- 9.4 -- -- 391 (16.3) 65/16
DARWIN AIRPORT 30.3 -0.2 17.1 -2.1 15.7 0.0 9.2 11.1 484 (20.2) 48/13
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 22.1 +2.4 0.8 -3.2 -2.8 0.0 3.4 10.4 256 (10.7) 24/15
WHYALLA AERO 15.4 -1.5 9.9 +4.6 -- 0.0 4.6 -- 391 (16.3) 46/12
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 13.1 -2.2 9.5 +2.0 6.3 9.0 1.2 7.2 375 (15.6) 52/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 10.6 -2.5 5.6 +0.4 3.6 7.0 1.4 4.2 578 (24.1) 83/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 23.6 -1.1 6.2 -2.4 1.6 0.0 4.8 10.5 349 (14.5) 30/11
CAIRNS AERO 24.6 -1.1 13.9 -3.1 12.3 0.0 4.6 10.3 443 (18.5) 46/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 23.1 -2.0 6.2 -7.4 3.5 0.0 5.8 10.5 269 (11.2) 37/14
MACKAY M.O 18.1 -3.2 8.3 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- 10.4 371 (15.5) 43/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 20.5 -2.6 2.7 -6.8 0.2 0.0 3.2 -- 220 ( 9.2) 21/09
BUNDABERG AERO 19.0 -3.0 4.2 -5.9 -- 0.0 2.2 -- 300 (12.5) 28/10
NAMBOUR DPI 22.0 +0.9 3.0 -4.7 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 21.6 +1.1 5.3 -4.6 -- 0.2 -- -- 241 (10.0) 35/02
BRISBANE AERO 20.3 -0.6 7.0 -1.8 3.0 0.0 4.0 10.0 591 (24.6) 54/02
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 14.2 -2.4 1.3 -5.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 578 (24.1) 54/08
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 13.2 -2.9 4.2 -0.5 -0.9 1.6 0.8 -- 223 ( 9.3) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 18.2 -0.5 4.1 -3.4 -0.3 0.0 1.6 9.4 319 (13.3) 31/00
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 17.9 -0.8 0.7 -5.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 14.9 -2.1 8.0 +1.7 6.4 0.0 5.0 7.6 862 (35.9) 80/09
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 15.4 -2.1 4.9 +0.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 170 ( 7.1) 41/12
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 6.6 -2.7 0.4 -1.0 0.0 1.2 1.6 2.6 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 13.4 -1.8 3.9 +0.9 -- 0.8 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 16.7 -0.3 6.8 -0.3 2.2 2.4 2.4 4.9 -- --
RICHMOND RAAF 15.7 -1.7 3.2 -0.3 -- 0.6 -- -- 220 ( 9.2) 52/12
BELLAMBI AWS 16.3 -0.5 8.1 -1.9 -- 3.0 -- -- 540 (22.5) 72/04
CANBERRA AIRPORT 8.7 -2.6 1.8 +1.9 0.2 0.0 1.8 1.2 421 (17.5) 65/13
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 9.8 -2.9 4.4 +1.7 3.6 0.0 0.2 0.4 164 ( 6.8) 63/23
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 10.5 -2.5 3.6 +0.4 -- 0.4 -- -- 149 ( 6.2) 67/21
MILDURA AIRPORT 13.9 -1.4 7.1 +2.8 6.3 0.0 1.6 5.2 384 (16.0) 59/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 11.9 -1.1 4.8 +1.9 -- 3.4 1.2 -- 311 (13.0) 55/19
BENDIGO AIRPORT 10.1 -2.4 5.5 +3.1 -- 3.6 -- -- 360 (15.0) 61/12
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 13.5 +0.1 4.2 -1.8 2.4 3.0 1.4 -- 160 ( 6.7) 41/20
GEELONG AIRPORT 11.2 -2.6 5.1 -0.3 -- 2.8 -- -- 469 (19.5) 80/16
BALLARAT AERODROME 8.6 -1.4 4.8 +1.6 -- 3.8 -- -- 581 (24.2) 63/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 11.6 -1.0 6.7 +4.5 -- 4.0 -- -- 217 ( 9.0) 46/05
HOBART AIRPORT 12.4 0.0 3.3 -0.8 1.3 0.6 4.6 5.2 252 (10.5) 37/11
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

31.0 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
31.0 KURI BAY N Kimberley WA
30.6 OENPELLI N Rivers NT
30.6 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
30.3 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT

+7.7 : 26.1 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA
+7.5 : 26.1 MORAWA AIRPORT Central West WA
+7.3 : 25.2 CARNAMAH Central West WA
+7.1 : 24.1 DALWALLINU COMPARISON Central West WA
+7.1 : 24.0 DALWALLINU Central West WA

25.4 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.7 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.1 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
22.9 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
22.1 WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL

+6.6 : 12.5 EYRE Eucla WA
+5.9 : 9.6 YORK Cent Wheatbelt WA
+5.8 : 11.7 DALWALLINU Central West WA
+5.5 : 8.6 YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA
+5.5 : 15.0 JURIEN BAY Lower West WA
+5.5 : 11.9 GINGIN AERO Lower West WA

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

-3.5 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-3.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.5 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-2.2 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-1.6 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-6.3 : 8.0 MOUNT BARKER Lower West WA
-5.4 : 7.9 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-5.2 : 3.7 NULLO MOUNTAIN AWS C Tablelands N NSW
-5.1 : 10.0 MURRURUNDI POST OFFICE Hunter Valley NSW
-5.1 : 10.8 QUIRINDI POST OFFICE NW Slopes S NSW

-6.5 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-6.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.8 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.7 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.0 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.0 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-9.8 : 2.6 LARRIMAH N Rivers NT
-9.2 : -2.5 CLERMONT SIRIUS ST Central Highlands QLD
-8.8 : 2.1 VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS N Rivers NT
-8.6 : 4.9 TINDAL RAAF N Rivers NT
-8.5 : -2.9 ROLLESTON METEOR ST Central Highlands 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.
24.0 WALTERS FARM Lower West WA
23.5 YARLOOP Lower West WA
22.0 PICCADILLY (MOUNT LOFTY BOTANIC GARDEN) Adelaide/Lofty SA
21.8 ASHTON MARBLE HILL ORCHARD Adelaide/Lofty SA
21.0 ASHTON CO-OP Adelaide/Lofty SA

11.1 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.7 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.7 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.5 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.5 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.5 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
10.5 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD

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1.3 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
1.2 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
0.4 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
0.2 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
0.0 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA

1265 (52.7) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
1185 (49.4) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1068 (44.5) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
980 (40.8) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
953 (39.7) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
936 (39.0) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
936 (39.0) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
931 (38.8) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
923 (38.5) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
904 (37.7) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
899 (37.5) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
874 (36.4) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
866 (36.1) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
866 (36.1) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
862 (35.9) WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
860 (35.8) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
829 (34.5) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
823 (34.3) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
822 (34.3) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
815 (34.0) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
808 (33.7) COULTA (COLES POINT) W Agricultural SA
805 (33.5) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
789 (32.9) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
782 (32.6) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
767 (32.0) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
764 (31.8) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
759 (31.6) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
756 (31.5) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
755 (31.5) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
754 (31.4) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
750 (31.3) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
746 (31.1) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
727 (30.3) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
726 (30.3) MOSS VALE AWS Illawarra NSW
722 (30.1) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
701 (29.2) EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
695 (29.0) GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT
688 (28.7) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
683 (28.5) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
680 (28.3) GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
679 (28.3) HINDMARSH ISLAND AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
679 (28.3) ROBE AIRFIELD Lower SE SA
678 (28.3) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
667 (27.8) MOUNT CRAWFORD FIRE TOWER Adelaide/Lofty SA
663 (27.6) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
647 (27.0) PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS) Adelaide/Lofty SA
643 (26.8) ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
642 (26.8) NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS) W Agricultural SA
634 (26.4) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
632 (26.3) PATERSON (TOCAL AWS) Hunter Valley NSW
626 (26.1) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
619 (25.8) NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
609 (25.4) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
118/06 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
115/23 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
107/14 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
104/18 CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
98/20 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
94/12 NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
94/16 COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
93/11 MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
93/07 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
93/15 AIREYS INLET W Coast VIC
93/07 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
91/02 NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
91/12 CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
91/16 CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
91/23 ULLADULLA AWS South Coast NSW
91/16 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
91/14 PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
91/17 PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
91/15 CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast 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.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Adelaide/Lofty
KUITPO FOREST RESERVE
6.2mm in 31 min to 01:31 12.0mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 03:30 5.7mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
CAPE LEEUWIN : 96(290/ 78 ) at 23:00
CAPE NATURALISTE : 83(300/ 63 ) at 21:00
BUSSELTON JETTY : 82(320/ 67 ) at 21:00
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 91(230/ 74 ) at 02:30
Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
STENHOUSE BAY : 76(240/ 63 ) at 07:46
Lower SE
CAPE JAFFA (CURLEY HILLS) : 89(250/ 65 ) at 14:32
NARACOORTE AERODROME : 85(260/ 69 ) at 12:05
NEW SOUTH WALES
Hunter Valley
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS : 89(310/ 65 ) at 14:30
South Coast
ULLADULLA AWS : 91(310/ 35 ) at 23:51
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 93(280/ 70 ) at 08:00
VICTORIA
Wimmera S
GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) : 98(250/ 48 ) at 16:37
Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 91(350/ 48 ) at 16:45
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 119(290/ 48 ) at 07:01
KINGFISH A SHIP LOG 206 : 72(286/ 63 ) at 11:50
E Central
SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND : 95(220/ 69 ) at 21:03
W Coast
CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE : 96(230/ 70 ) at 18:00
COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) : 95(320/ 63 ) at 16:00
PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) : 91(270/ 52 ) at 14:05
PORT FAIRY AWS : 83(270/ 63 ) at 16:01
MORTLAKE RACECOURSE : 78(290/ 63 ) at 15:30
AIREYS INLET : 93(300/ 52 ) at 15:39
CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE : 91(350/ 33 ) at 15:37
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 115(230/ 91 ) at 23:30
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 85(310/ 80 ) at 12:14
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 83(280/ 65 ) at 07:04
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 72(290/ 63 ) at 03:58
MOUNT READ : 89(230/ 76 ) at 23:21
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 108(280/ 72 ) at 14:48