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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 1054 EST on 09/08/2009. 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
Highest minimum temperature

NSW

Far Northwest

046037

TIBOOBURRA POST OFFICE

22.9

22.8

23/09/2003

95

1 Y

NSW

CW Plains S

050052

CONDOBOLIN AG RESEARCH STN

19.0

18.8

25/09/1980

44

1 Y

NSW

South Coast

069049

NERRIGA COMPOSITE

16.3

14.0

20/09/2006

37

1 Y

NSW

South Coast

069132

BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS

14.0

14.0

17/09/1996

17

1 Y Equal to record.

NSW

Goulburn/Monaro

070091

YASS (LINTON HOSTEL)

14.8

14.3

20/09/1995

43

1 Y

NSW

Goulburn/Monaro

070217

COOMA AIRPORT AWS

13.6

12.8

20/09/2008

16

1 Y Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Goulburn/Monaro

070263

GOULBURN TAFE

14.7

14.5

20/09/2008

30

1 Y Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Goulburn/Monaro

070330

GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS

13.1

12.5

29/09/2004

16

1 Y

NSW

Snowy Mtns

071003

CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET)

7.6

7.0

30/09/1973

22

1 Y

NSW

Snowy Mtns

071041

THREDBO VILLAGE

10.5

10.0

14/09/2002

28

1 Y

NSW

SW Slopes N

073007

BURRINJUCK DAM

14.5

14.3

14/09/2008

44

1 Y Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Riverina E

074148

NARRANDERA AIRPORT

18.0

17.4

27/09/1979

12

1 P

Highest maximum temperature

NSW

Illawarra

068228

BELLAMBI AWS

33.0

32.2

24/09/2006

12

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 03:09EST, 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 23.4 +1.4 6.9 -2.4 4.5 0.0 5.0 -- 334 (13.9) 37/16
PERTH AIRPORT 21.5 +1.4 12.3 +3.4 11.3 0.0 2.6 9.7 310 (12.9) 31/15
ALBANY AIRPORT 20.0 +2.7 10.4 +2.4 8.9 0.8 3.0 7.8 428 (17.8) 30/07
BUNBURY 20.4 +2.2 8.8 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 259 (10.8) 35/13
MANDURAH 19.5 -- 14.3 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 383 (16.0) 30/04
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.0 +0.5 23.5 +0.5 22.3 0.0 6.6 9.8 301 (12.5) 35/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 34.8 +7.5 16.1 +5.7 13.7 0.0 10.4 11.6 230 ( 9.6) 31/17
WHYALLA AERO 19.4 -2.1 13.2 +5.2 -- 0.0 12.4 -- 698 (29.1) 35/00
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 19.1 +0.1 12.4 +2.7 9.6 0.0 -- 6.0 422 (17.6) 39/17
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 15.5 -0.3 6.9 +0.6 4.7 0.6 2.8 6.9 388 (16.2) 55/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 34.3 +3.1 12.7 -1.5 11.0 0.0 10.0 11.3 200 ( 8.3) 34/11
CAIRNS AERO 29.3 +1.3 20.4 +1.7 20.3 9.4 6.2 10.8 472 (19.7) 37/10
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.3 +0.6 16.1 -1.2 14.6 0.0 9.2 10.4 438 (18.3) 41/15
MACKAY M.O 25.1 -0.1 16.0 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- 10.6 357 (14.9) 28/14
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.6 +2.3 13.3 -0.3 11.3 0.0 6.6 -- 205 ( 8.5) 30/12
BUNDABERG AERO 27.5 +2.1 12.5 -1.2 -- 0.0 2.2 -- 177 ( 7.4) 34/14
NAMBOUR DPI 29.0 +4.1 11.0 +0.4 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 25.8 +2.7 14.7 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 271 (11.3) 43/11
BRISBANE AERO 24.6 +0.4 10.8 -1.9 6.8 0.0 4.0 11.1 254 (10.6) 39/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 28.0 +5.6 11.1 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 325 (13.5) 35/10
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 29.3 +7.9 11.6 +3.1 7.3 0.0 4.4 -- 80 ( 3.3) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 27.5 +5.6 11.8 +0.9 7.5 0.0 3.4 11.4 286 (11.9) 39/14
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 31.7 +10.5 11.2 +2.2 8.9 0.0 6.2 11.0 335 (14.0) 74/11
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 32.8 +11.5 11.0 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 129 ( 5.4) 43/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 21.0 +7.0 -- -- 4.6 0.0 4.8 11.2 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 30.6 +9.4 13.2 +6.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 34.4 +13.9 18.4 +8.1 13.4 0.0 6.6 8.4 526 (21.9) 76/14
RICHMOND RAAF 32.2 +9.5 12.8 +4.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 250 (10.4) 59/13
BELLAMBI AWS 33.0 +12.8 17.4 +4.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 412 (17.2) 70/13
CANBERRA AIRPORT 24.3 +8.1 14.4 +11.2 8.3 0.0 9.4 11.1 497 (20.7) 52/12
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 22.7 +5.1 13.3 +8.2 11.9 0.0 7.6 11.2 309 (12.9) 44/15
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 21.8 +3.7 15.5 +9.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 375 (15.6) 46/14
MILDURA AIRPORT 22.4 +2.0 10.7 +3.3 4.6 0.0 14.8 11.3 518 (21.6) 41/00
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 20.7 +3.3 11.4 +6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 488 (20.3) 46/03
BENDIGO AIRPORT 19.9 +3.1 8.8 +4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 358 (14.9) 48/01
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 20.7 +3.5 11.6 +3.7 9.8 0.0 4.4 -- 159 ( 6.6) 28/17
GEELONG AIRPORT 17.5 +0.7 8.2 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 386 (16.1) 55/14
BALLARAT AERODROME 16.5 +2.6 7.2 +2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 457 (19.0) 46/17
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 15.3 -0.2 6.1 +1.0 -- 5.6 -- -- 164 ( 6.8) 57/17
HOBART AIRPORT 17.8 +2.5 8.0 +2.0 5.1 0.0 3.0 5.5 388 (16.2) 72/14
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

41.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
40.1 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
39.6 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
39.0 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA
38.9 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA

+13.9 : 34.4 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
+12.9 : 32.9 SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) Sydney--east NSW
+12.8 : 33.0 BELLAMBI AWS Illawarra NSW
+12.0 : 32.9 TRANGIE RESEARCH STATION AWS CW Plains N NSW
+12.0 : 34.5 SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK (SYDNEY OLYMPIC PK A Sydney--east NSW

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
26.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.0 WARRUWI N Rivers NT
25.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
24.9 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+13.2 : 19.0 CONDOBOLIN AG RESEARCH STN CW Plains S NSW
+12.8 : 18.9 CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT AWS CW Plains S NSW
+12.8 : 16.3 NERRIGA COMPOSITE South Coast NSW
+12.6 : 22.9 TIBOOBURRA POST OFFICE Far Northwest NSW
+12.3 : 18.0 NARRANDERA AIRPORT Riverina E NSW

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

3.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
3.9 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
6.0 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
6.5 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
8.0 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS

-4.2 : 8.1 LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
-2.7 : 6.0 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
-2.7 : 9.6 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
-2.5 : 20.1 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
-2.4 : 10.0 MOUNT LOFTY Adelaide/Lofty SA

-1.0 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
0.3 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
0.7 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
0.8 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
1.0 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW

-6.0 : 1.7 EYRE Eucla WA
-5.9 : 8.0 RAINBOW BEACH Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-3.8 : 3.5 MOUNT CRAWFORD FIRE TOWER Adelaide/Lofty SA
-3.2 : 11.1 HERVEY BAY AIRPORT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-3.0 : 11.9 RICHMOND AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
-3.0 : 8.9 BEERBURRUM FOREST STATION Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-3.0 : 6.1 JIMNA FORESTRY Brisbane/SE Coast 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.
26.0 YARRABAH COMM COUNCIL N Coast--Barron QLD
19.8 DARADGEE N Coast--Herbert QLD
18.0 RUSSELL RIVER N Coast--Herbert QLD
16.0 CAIRNS SEVERIN ST N Coast--Barron QLD
15.0 DEERAL N Coast--Barron QLD

12.0 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
11.6 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.6 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
11.6 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW
11.4 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
11.4 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
11.4 COFFS HARBOUR MO MidNorth Coast N NSW

.....

6.5 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
6.0 ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) Adelaide/Lofty SA
5.5 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
3.8 GROVE (COMPARISON) Southeast TAS
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1251 (52.1) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1112 (46.3) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1053 (43.9) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
990 (41.3) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
902 (37.6) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
877 (36.5) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
826 (34.4) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
822 (34.3) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
795 (33.1) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
758 (31.6) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
745 (31.0) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
744 (31.0) PORT AUGUSTA AERO W Agricultural SA
742 (30.9) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
731 (30.5) WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
728 (30.3) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
727 (30.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
724 (30.2) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
724 (30.2) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
717 (29.9) COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
707 (29.5) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
703 (29.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
702 (29.3) TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA
699 (29.1) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
698 (29.1) WHYALLA AERO W Agricultural SA
679 (28.3) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
660 (27.5) MARREE AERO NE Pastoral SA
651 (27.1) CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
635 (26.5) SWAN HILL AERODROME Mallee S VIC
631 (26.3) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
628 (26.2) ROXBY DOWNS (OLYMPIC DAM AERODROME) NW Pastoral SA
619 (25.8) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
618 (25.8) DENILIQUIN AIRPORT AWS Riverina E NSW
615 (25.6) LEIGH CREEK AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
612 (25.5) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
609 (25.4) EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA
607 (25.3) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
602 (25.1) OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
601 (25.0) BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
600 (25.0) YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA
117/00 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
115/06 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
113/15 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
107/19 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
102/06 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
102/13 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
98/19 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
91/08 GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
91/01 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
91/01 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
91/12 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
91/11 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast 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.
None reported

NEW SOUTH WALES
South Coast
GREEN CAPE AWS : 83(240/ 70 ) at 07:51
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 91(330/ 72 ) at 01:39
VICTORIA
Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 111(340/ 76 ) at 00:30
MT HOTHAM : 106(330/ 61 ) at 00:00
E Gippsland
GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 76(230/ 63 ) at 11:00
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 96(240/ 82 ) at 19:47
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 113(280/ 83 ) at 15:30
E Coast
MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) : 95(200/ 69 ) at 16:18
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 102(330/ 83 ) at 07:00
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 115(260/ 74 ) at 06:26
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 80(300/ 63 ) at 13:29
DROUGHTY HILL : 104(230/ 82 ) at 16:00
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 91(310/ 67 ) at 12:00
MOUNT READ : 102(310/ 72 ) at 13:13
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 108(280/ 91 ) at 20:00