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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
Charts and data courtesy Bureau of Meteorology. MTSAT-1R operated by JMA
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.

The graphics and statistical information on this page fill gradually as they become available. The page is updated every 30 minutes at about 15 and 45 minutes past the hour.

Prs Ext Rec Not War Rdr Cht Rfl Rec


Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 2356 EST on 30/08/2009. 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 daily rainfall

WA

Lower West

009178

GINGIN AERO

38.0

33.0

08/10/1999

13

1 n

WA

Lower West

009249

MARIGINIUP

29.0

20.6

21/10/2004

12

1 n

WA

SW & S Coast

009695

DARDANUP

23.4

20.8

18/10/1995

14

1 n

Highest maximum temperature

SA

W Agricultural

018192

NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS)

38.2

36.8

12/10/2004

14

1 Y

SA

Yorke Peninsula

022049

STENHOUSE BAY

34.8

34.2

12/10/2004

13

1 Y


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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 03:18EST, 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 23.1 -1.3 15.5 +4.6 13.5 5.6 4.0 -- 605 (25.2) 55/00
PERTH AIRPORT 20.9 -1.6 13.1 +2.9 13.3 17.6 4.6 7.1 522 (21.8) 44/01
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.6 -2.1 12.5 +3.4 10.6 6.4 5.6 7.2 550 (22.9) 52/08
BUNBURY 20.2 -0.5 12.1 +2.9 -- 13.8 -- -- 427 (17.8) 43/14
MANDURAH 20.2 -- 14.7 -- -- 12.0 -- -- 664 (27.7) 48/02
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.6 +0.4 26.3 +1.3 25.5 0.0 -- 10.9 316 (13.2) 35/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 35.8 +4.8 13.4 -1.4 11.2 0.0 12.8 12.7 320 (13.3) 34/13
WHYALLA AERO 37.2 +13.3 17.2 +6.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 389 (16.2) 65/13
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 34.7 +12.9 17.6 +6.2 -- 0.0 -- 3.5 241 (10.0) 41/11
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 32.9 +15.0 10.1 +3.0 8.3 0.0 5.4 4.3 275 (11.5) 43/13
MOUNT ISA AERO 35.6 +1.0 12.6 -6.0 10.0 0.0 11.6 12.0 278 (11.6) 41/10
CAIRNS AERO 28.9 -0.6 16.0 -4.6 11.7 0.0 10.0 10.9 467 (19.5) 35/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.8 -0.6 16.5 -4.2 15.5 0.0 10.6 12.0 453 (18.9) 41/11
MACKAY M.O 27.1 -0.5 14.2 -5.5 -- 0.0 -- 12.0 363 (15.1) --
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.3 -0.4 11.6 -5.4 9.8 0.0 7.8 -- 186 ( 7.8) 39/16
BUNDABERG AERO 27.0 +0.1 13.4 -3.2 -- 0.0 5.2 -- 207 ( 8.6) 34/13
NAMBOUR DPI 25.0 -1.7 12.0 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 22.6 -1.8 13.8 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 248 (10.3) 35/11
BRISBANE AERO 24.8 -0.7 13.9 -1.8 10.5 0.0 6.8 10.5 -- 59/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 24.5 -0.2 11.4 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 345 (14.4) 48/17
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 26.0 +0.9 9.6 -2.5 4.6 0.0 6.0 -- 121 ( 5.0) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.1 -1.5 11.1 -2.7 8.1 0.0 5.6 12.4 316 (13.2) 30/12
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.6 -1.4 10.0 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 24.7 +1.1 8.5 -3.5 5.8 0.0 5.2 11.1 264 (11.0) 31/17
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 25.6 +1.9 7.8 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 74 ( 3.1) 24/15
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 20.5 +3.0 2.6 -4.0 -2.2 0.0 5.2 11.2 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 27.8 +3.0 4.0 -5.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 25.8 +3.3 12.3 -0.8 8.0 0.0 4.8 11.5 296 (12.3) 39/17
RICHMOND RAAF 26.2 +1.2 6.1 -4.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 94 ( 3.9) 31/17
BELLAMBI AWS 22.1 +0.5 13.4 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 171 ( 7.1) 31/18
CANBERRA AIRPORT 25.5 +6.1 3.3 -2.8 -2.1 0.0 5.2 10.8 219 ( 9.1) 43/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 30.4 +9.0 5.6 -2.1 1.0 0.0 4.4 11.7 199 ( 8.3) 35/11
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 29.4 +7.8 4.7 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 65 ( 2.7) 35/12
MILDURA AIRPORT 34.7 +10.9 14.0 +4.2 10.2 0.0 9.2 5.3 261 (10.9) 41/01
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 29.3 +8.4 9.6 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 317 (13.2) 41/07
BENDIGO AIRPORT 28.1 +7.8 8.4 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 321 (13.4) 28/09
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 28.9 +9.3 11.9 +2.4 6.9 0.0 5.6 -- 131 ( 5.5) 28/08
GROVEDALE (GEELONG AIRPORT) 30.0 +11.2 4.0 -3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 271 (11.3) 30/21
BALLARAT AERODROME 25.1 +8.5 10.9 +4.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 492 (20.5) 46/08
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 20.6 +2.6 4.2 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 138 ( 5.8) 35/12
HOBART AIRPORT 24.1 +6.8 7.6 +0.1 3.6 0.0 4.0 5.8 662 (27.6) 48/16
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

41.9 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
41.9 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA
41.5 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
41.4 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
41.1 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA

+17.6 : 38.2 NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS) W Agricultural SA
+16.0 : 36.2 EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
+15.0 : 34.8 STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
+15.0 : 32.9 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
+14.8 : 38.6 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA

29.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
**S** 28.0 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA
28.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
27.4 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
27.4 WARRUWI N Rivers NT

+17.0 : 26.9 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
**S** +16.7 : 28.0 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA
+15.6 : 25.6 MINNIPA DPI W Agricultural SA
+14.9 : 23.5 WUDINNA AERO W Agricultural SA
+12.5 : 22.7 CLEVE W Agricultural SA

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

12.6 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
13.9 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
14.5 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
14.6 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
14.7 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-4.9 : 18.0 EYRE Eucla WA
-4.6 : 23.3 MORAWA AIRPORT Central West WA
-4.0 : 22.3 SOUTHERN CROSS AIRFIELD Goldfields WA
-3.9 : 23.0 BALGAIR Eucla WA
-3.8 : 20.6 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
-3.8 : 17.4 ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA

-1.1 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-1.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-0.6 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
0.0 YOUNG AIRPORT SW Slopes N NSW
0.0 CORRYONG AIRPORT Lower NE VIC

-8.9 : 9.8 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
-8.0 : 4.8 INJUNE POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
-7.6 : 9.9 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
-7.6 : 6.5 MILES CONSTANCE STREET Darling Downs W QLD
-7.5 : 6.3 ROMA AIRPORT Maranoa 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.
44.8 KARRAGULLEN NORTH Lower West WA
42.8 MARBLING Lower West WA
40.4 VICTORIA DAM Lower West WA
39.6 CHURCHMAN BROOK Lower West WA
39.0 QUADNEY Cent Wheatbelt WA

12.8 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
12.7 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
12.5 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
12.4 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
12.4 COFFS HARBOUR MO MidNorth Coast N NSW

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3.4 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
3.0 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
2.5 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
2.4 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

1020 (42.5) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
948 (39.5) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
904 (37.7) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
830 (34.6) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
803 (33.5) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
785 (32.7) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
781 (32.5) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
753 (31.4) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
749 (31.2) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
735 (30.6) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
734 (30.6) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
708 (29.5) ESPERANCE Lower West WA
703 (29.3) SWANBOURNE Lower West WA
699 (29.1) WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) N Central VIC
686 (28.6) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
674 (28.1) ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
665 (27.7) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
664 (27.7) MANDURAH Lower West WA
663 (27.6) FORREST Eucla WA
662 (27.6) HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
632 (26.3) ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
624 (26.0) LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
624 (26.0) CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
623 (26.0) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
619 (25.8) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
613 (25.5) MARDIE W Pilbara WA
608 (25.3) MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
607 (25.3) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
605 (25.2) GERALDTON AIRPORT Central West WA
106/22 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
89/10 CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
83/21 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
81/21 TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA
78/11 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
78/20 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
78/21 TASMAN ISLAND 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.
QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
AMBERLEY AMO
13.0mm in 13 min to 15:52 60.0mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 16:00 13.6mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 16:30 13.6mm/h
GOLD COAST SEAWAY
8.8mm in 13 min to 11:35 40.6mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 12:00 11.0mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
NW Pastoral
TARCOOLA AERO : 82(220/ 69 ) at 22:45
Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
CAPE WILLOUGHBY : 85(340/ 67 ) at 10:46
TASMANIA
Southeast
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 106(320/ 83 ) at 23:30