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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.

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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 2037 EST on 12/01/2010. 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

VIC

E Gippsland

084084

MALLACOOTA

3.2

4.7

03/11/1998

15

1 Y

VIC

W Gippsland

085279

BAIRNSDALE AIRPORT

1.6

1.8

30/11/1991

29

1 Y

VIC

W Central

087163

GROVEDALE (GEELONG AIRPORT)

2.6

2.8

16/11/1994

18

1 Y

TAS

N Coast

091245

CAPE GRIM BAPS

4.1

5.0

08/11/2001

16

1 Y

TAS

Derwent Valley

095003

BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES)

-1.3

-1.0

16/11/1981

46

1 Y

TAS

Derwent Valley

095048

OUSE FIRE STATION

-2.7

-1.2

30/11/2006

11

1 Y

TAS

Central Plateau

096003

BUTLERS GORGE

-5.0

-4.2

06/11/1974

34

1 P

TAS

W Coast

097072

STRAHAN AERODROME

1.0

1.0

01/11/1998

20

1 Y Equal to record.


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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 03:21EST, 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 22.0 -5.1 14.7 +0.9 10.8 0.2 6.6 -- 383 (16.0) 57/16
PERTH AIRPORT 20.0 -5.8 11.8 -0.8 11.7 3.8 4.6 3.1 460 (19.2) 59/11
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.1 -2.7 9.3 -1.5 6.4 1.2 5.0 7.4 564 (23.5) 54/16
BUNBURY 18.0 -6.2 12.9 +0.9 -- 1.6 -- -- 522 (21.8) 55/22
MANDURAH 17.5 -- 14.8 -- -- 1.0 -- -- 551 (23.0) 63/17
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.8 +0.5 27.0 +1.7 26.8 0.2 -- 10.4 332 (13.8) 34/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 30.1 -3.5 21.4 +3.5 21.0 1.8 5.8 1.3 270 (11.3) 34/10
WHYALLA AERO 24.3 -2.2 16.8 +2.9 -- 2.8 -- -- 366 (15.3) 43/14
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 23.9 -1.2 14.6 +0.6 -- 0.8 4.8 9.7 279 (11.6) 44/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 22.5 +2.1 8.6 +0.2 7.7 0.2 6.8 7.2 413 (17.2) 50/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 41.7 +5.3 22.2 +0.8 20.0 0.0 13.8 10.7 310 (12.9) 52/22
CAIRNS AERO 30.7 +0.1 22.1 -0.2 18.7 0.0 6.6 10.9 210 ( 8.8) 31/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 31.2 +0.4 23.0 +0.1 21.4 0.0 8.4 10.8 347 (14.5) 37/14
MACKAY M.O 31.5 +2.3 22.7 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- 12.0 442 (18.4) 44/14
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 33.3 +2.1 19.7 +0.2 18.0 0.0 9.4 -- 275 (11.5) 39/13
BUNDABERG AERO 29.3 +1.0 20.6 +1.7 -- 0.0 7.0 -- 381 (15.9) 41/15
NAMBOUR DPI 20.0 -8.0 19.0 +2.7 -- 4.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 24.6 -1.2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34/11
BRISBANE AERO 25.0 -1.8 19.3 +1.3 18.4 3.2 9.0 0.0 -- --
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT -- -- 15.1 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 749 (31.2) --
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 26.3 -2.0 12.9 -2.1 10.9 0.0 7.8 -- 232 ( 9.7) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.6 -2.3 14.9 -1.2 14.6 0.0 5.8 4.6 475 (19.8) 46/14
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 23.0 -1.9 13.8 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 21.7 -3.7 13.8 -0.5 12.4 4.8 4.4 2.9 411 (17.1) 31/09
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 23.4 -1.7 12.5 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 185 ( 7.7) 22/09
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 17.8 -3.3 7.6 -1.5 3.1 0.0 4.8 8.2 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 22.6 -1.4 13.7 -1.6 10.0 0.0 7.8 5.0 -- 41/13
RICHMOND RAAF 21.5 -5.1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 30/11
BELLAMBI AWS 22.5 +0.4 12.1 -3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 566 (23.6) 50/13
CANBERRA AIRPORT 20.8 -1.9 7.6 -1.2 4.3 0.0 6.2 5.5 240 (10.0) 39/16
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 24.7 -1.0 10.5 -0.2 9.9 0.0 7.4 -- 231 ( 9.6) 28/15
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 24.4 -1.6 7.6 -4.0 -- -- -- -- -- 24/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 29.1 +1.7 12.9 +0.4 14.7 0.0 6.6 7.0 204 ( 8.5) 41/21
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 25.1 +0.5 7.0 -3.1 -- 0.0 5.8 -- 342 (14.3) 30/14
BENDIGO AIRPORT 24.5 +0.3 8.0 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 356 (14.8) 41/14
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 26.7 +4.8 8.6 -2.6 6.3 0.0 5.0 -- 162 ( 6.8) 28/14
GROVEDALE (GEELONG AIRPORT) 26.1 +5.1 2.6 -7.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 271 (11.3) 28/19
BALLARAT AERODROME 24.1 +4.5 5.3 -2.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 437 (18.2) 46/12
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 18.2 -2.2 3.9 -5.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 226 ( 9.4) 35/14
HOBART AIRPORT 15.8 -3.2 3.7 -5.5 0.7 0.0 3.2 11.9 536 (22.3) 34/13
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

43.6 ELLIOTT N Plateau NT
43.5 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
43.1 JULIA CREEK AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
42.8 CLONCURRY AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
42.8 RICHMOND AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD

+6.3 : 30.4 EUCLA Eucla WA
+6.2 : 40.7 BARCALDINE POST OFFICE Central West QLD
+5.7 : 27.1 LAVERTON RAAF W Central VIC
+5.6 : 41.8 LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD
+5.6 : 27.2 ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC

30.1 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA
29.8 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
29.5 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT
29.3 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
29.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL

+8.2 : 27.2 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+6.1 : 27.4 ALI CURUNG N Plateau NT
+5.7 : 29.5 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT
+5.5 : 28.7 LAJAMANU N Rivers NT
+5.0 : 27.2 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
+5.0 : 22.0 GAYNDAH POST OFFICE Wide Bay/Burnett QLD

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

8.3 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
10.2 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
10.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
10.7 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
10.9 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-10.0 : 17.3 WANDERING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-9.2 : 15.2 KARNET Lower West WA
-8.9 : 15.8 BICKLEY Lower West WA
-8.9 : 14.6 DWELLINGUP Lower West WA
-8.8 : 20.9 CASINO AIRPORT North Coast NSW

-6.8 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-5.0 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
-3.9 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-3.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.8 TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS

-9.7 : -2.7 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
-8.9 : -0.3 CAMPANIA (KINCORA) Southeast TAS
-8.9 : -1.3 BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS
-8.9 : -5.0 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
-8.8 : -2.8 TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
-8.8 : -1.5 MELTON MOWBRAY (NORTH STOCKMAN) Southeast TAS

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.
52.0 MALENY DENNING RD Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
38.3 SAMSONVALE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
37.5 COOYAR POST OFFICE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
35.0 TOOLANGI (MOUNT ST LEONARD DPI) E Central VIC
33.0 MAR-LEE Darling Downs E QLD

QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
52.0 MALENY DENNING RD
38.3 SAMSONVALE
37.5 COOYAR POST OFFICE
Darling Downs E
33.0 MAR-LEE

VICTORIA
E Central
35.0 TOOLANGI (MOUNT ST LEONARD DPI)

12.8 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
12.8 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
12.2 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
12.0 GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT
12.0 MACKAY M.O Central Coast E QLD

.....

1.5 WELLINGTON (AGROWPLOW) CW Slopes S NSW
1.3 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
1.1 SCONE SCS Hunter Valley NSW
0.6 ALSTONVILLE TROPICAL FRUIT RESEARCH STAT North Coast NSW
0.0 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

1049 (43.7) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
879 (36.6) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
878 (36.6) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
798 (33.3) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
791 (33.0) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
765 (31.9) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
756 (31.5) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
749 (31.2) TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
743 (31.0) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
721 (30.0) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
707 (29.5) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
702 (29.3) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
701 (29.2) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
699 (29.1) GOLD COAST SEAWAY Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
682 (28.4) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
672 (28.0) LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
666 (27.8) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
647 (27.0) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
633 (26.4) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
629 (26.2) NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW
628 (26.2) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
627 (26.1) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
623 (26.0) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
613 (25.5) CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
610 (25.4) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
83/06 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
70/21 ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
70/08 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
70/16 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
68/14 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
68/15 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA

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
BUNBURY
10.0mm in 1 hr to 10:00 10.0mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
AMBERLEY AMO
10.6mm in 1 hr to 21:00 10.6mm/h
NAMBOUR DPI
11.6mm in 1 hr to 23:00 11.6mm/h
JIMNA FORESTRY
22.2mm in 1 hr to 22:00 22.2mm/h
BRISBANE AERO
10.6mm in 1 hr to 21:00 10.6mm/h
MAROOCHYDORE AERO
15.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.0mm/h
11.6mm in 30 min to 15:30 23.2mm/h
17.4mm in 1 hr to 15:30 17.4mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 16:00 11.8mm/h
10.0mm in 30 min to 23:00 20.0mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 23:00 12.4mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 23:30 11.8mm/h
Darling Downs E
OAKEY AERO
12.0mm in 1 hr to 19:30 12.0mm/h
5.2mm in 15 min to 20:00 20.8mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 20:00 11.4mm/h
16.6mm in 1 hr to 20:30 16.6mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 21:00 10.2mm/h
30.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 10.0mm/h
16.6mm in 30 min to 22:00 33.2mm/h
20.8mm in 1 hr to 22:00 20.8mm/h
19.4mm in 1 hr to 22:30 19.4mm/h
DALBY AIRPORT
13.8mm in 1 hr to 20:00 13.8mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 21:00 11.4mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 9.0mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
CAPE LEEUWIN : 93(270/ 70 ) at 23:15