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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

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 2052 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
Highest daily average wind speed - anemometer above 3m (km/h)

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040004

AMBERLEY AMO

20.3

19.8

17/11/2002

12

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The day in charts
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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 03:23EST, 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 23.8 -3.3 16.7 +2.9 14.0 0.0 7.4 -- 456 (19.0) 41/13
PERTH AIRPORT 22.4 -3.4 14.9 +2.3 15.0 0.0 5.8 0.1 301 (12.5) 34/20
ALBANY AIRPORT 15.2 -5.6 12.6 +1.8 11.9 0.8 2.2 0.1 414 (17.3) 35/09
BUNBURY 19.9 -4.3 15.3 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 351 (14.6) 37/01
MANDURAH 21.1 -- 17.4 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 390 (16.3) 35/19
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.0 -0.3 25.4 +0.1 25.8 0.4 4.4 4.4 272 (11.3) 34/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 33.2 -0.4 15.5 -2.4 13.5 0.0 10.6 13.0 308 (12.8) 30/08
WHYALLA AERO 36.0 +9.5 12.4 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 200 ( 8.3) 46/09
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 34.5 +9.4 17.5 +3.5 -- 0.0 6.6 11.7 182 ( 7.6) 39/09
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 31.6 +11.2 8.9 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 292 (12.2) 52/11
MOUNT ISA AERO 36.7 +0.3 19.8 -1.6 16.0 0.0 10.8 12.3 379 (15.8) 41/10
CAIRNS AERO 31.6 +1.0 23.8 +1.5 22.6 0.0 7.0 7.1 509 (21.2) 50/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.5 -0.3 23.1 +0.2 21.7 0.0 8.4 11.6 538 (22.4) 43/12
MACKAY M.O 27.7 -1.5 22.1 +0.4 -- 1.2 -- 11.7 477 (19.9) 34/02
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 31.8 +0.6 18.2 -1.3 16.6 0.0 8.2 -- 309 (12.9) 34/23
BUNDABERG AERO 28.8 +0.5 16.4 -2.5 -- 0.0 8.0 -- 519 (21.6) 59/16
NAMBOUR DPI 25.0 -3.0 16.0 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 24.9 -0.9 16.7 -1.5 -- 3.0 -- -- 587 (24.5) 57/12
BRISBANE AERO 26.3 -0.5 16.1 -1.9 14.0 0.0 7.2 10.5 475 (19.8) 48/11
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 24.3 -1.4 11.2 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 405 (16.9) 54/11
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 29.6 +1.3 12.1 -2.9 7.1 0.0 9.4 -- 281 (11.7) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 23.8 -1.1 14.8 -1.3 14.5 1.4 7.2 9.9 680 (28.3) 39/01
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.7 -2.2 15.1 +0.1 -- 4.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 23.0 -2.4 11.2 -3.1 9.4 0.0 5.8 3.8 290 (12.1) 34/11
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 23.4 -1.7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34/09
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 23.4 +2.3 9.0 -0.1 3.7 0.0 5.0 12.3 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 23.4 -0.6 15.9 +0.6 8.3 0.0 5.2 9.9 337 (14.0) 35/16
RICHMOND RAAF 25.3 -1.3 9.8 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 153 ( 6.4) 31/14
BELLAMBI AWS 22.9 +0.8 14.9 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 278 (11.6) 28/18
CANBERRA AIRPORT 27.2 +4.5 11.2 +2.4 7.6 0.0 6.6 12.3 216 ( 9.0) 28/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 30.9 +5.2 12.2 +1.5 8.9 0.0 6.6 11.8 164 ( 6.8) 30/09
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 30.9 +4.9 12.4 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 86 ( 3.6) 39/11
MILDURA AIRPORT 32.5 +5.1 15.1 +2.6 13.2 0.0 7.4 11.1 161 ( 6.7) 39/11
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 30.0 +5.4 11.4 +1.3 -- 0.0 5.6 -- 244 (10.2) 35/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 30.1 +5.9 12.3 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 329 (13.7) 34/12
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 32.0 +10.1 12.9 +1.7 8.8 0.0 4.8 -- 129 ( 5.4) 22/16
GROVEDALE (GEELONG AIRPORT) 29.1 +8.1 7.1 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 233 ( 9.7) 30/16
BALLARAT AERODROME 27.8 +8.2 9.2 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 301 (12.5) 34/12
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 22.3 +1.9 8.4 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 268 (11.2) 39/15
HOBART AIRPORT 25.8 +6.8 7.8 -1.4 5.5 0.0 7.0 6.9 439 (18.3) 61/16
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

42.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
41.9 CARNEGIE Interior WA
41.4 TELFER AERO Interior WA
41.2 EUCLA Eucla WA
41.2 KIMBERLEY RES.STATION E Kimberley WA

+17.1 : 41.2 EUCLA Eucla WA
+13.2 : 39.1 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+11.8 : 33.7 STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
+11.5 : 37.5 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+11.5 : 33.1 ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC
+11.5 : 32.0 HEYWOOD FORESTRY W Coast VIC

28.2 SWEERS ISLAND Gulf Country QLD
27.8 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
27.3 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
27.0 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL

+6.9 : 20.2 EUCLA Eucla WA
+6.7 : 23.5 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
+6.5 : 18.5 EYRE Eucla WA
+6.3 : 13.0 LOOKOUT HILL Western Plains VIC
+5.8 : 17.0 ROSEDALE (TURRETFIELD RESEARCH CENTRE) Adelaide/Lofty SA

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

13.7 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
13.8 MOUNT BARKER Lower West WA
14.5 ROCKY GULLY Lower West WA
14.7 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
15.0 JACUP Cent Wheatbelt WA

-10.9 : 16.1 NEWDEGATE RESEARCH STATION Cent Wheatbelt WA
-9.8 : 17.1 LAKE GRACE Cent Wheatbelt WA
-9.7 : 16.8 LAKE GRACE COMPARISON Cent Wheatbelt WA
-9.6 : 15.3 RAVENSTHORPE Cent Wheatbelt WA
-9.5 : 15.0 JACUP Cent Wheatbelt WA

-2.0 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
-1.2 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
0.0 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
0.3 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
1.0 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS

-9.9 : 10.7 URANDANGI Northwest QLD
-7.0 : 16.8 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT
-6.7 : 0.3 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
-6.1 : 7.0 SCONE AIRPORT AWS Hunter Valley 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.
68.8 LORD HOWE ISLAND (ORLANDO) Islands ISL
56.2 BAMBAROO N Coast--Herbert QLD
53.0 BALURGA STATION N Peninsula QLD
48.4 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
47.2 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MIDDLE BEACH) Islands ISL

QUEENSLAND
N Peninsula
53.0 BALURGA STATION
N Coast--Herbert
56.2 BAMBAROO

ISLANDS
Islands
68.8 LORD HOWE ISLAND (ORLANDO)
48.4 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
47.2 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MIDDLE BEACH)

13.1 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
13.0 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
12.9 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
12.8 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
12.6 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC

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4.4 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
3.8 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
2.6 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
0.1 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
0.1 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA

1221 (50.9) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1154 (48.1) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1058 (44.1) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
905 (37.7) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
842 (35.1) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
841 (35.0) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
840 (35.0) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
816 (34.0) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
811 (33.8) EVANS HEAD RAAF BOMBING RANGE AWS North Coast NSW
806 (33.6) GOLD COAST SEAWAY Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
802 (33.4) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
793 (33.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
790 (32.9) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
780 (32.5) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
718 (29.9) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
690 (28.8) MAROOCHYDORE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
680 (28.3) COFFS HARBOUR MO MidNorth Coast N NSW
641 (26.7) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
641 (26.7) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
628 (26.2) YAMBA PILOT STATION North Coast NSW
622 (25.9) BALLINA AIRPORT AWS North Coast NSW
622 (25.9) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
610 (25.4) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
87/18 DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
85/18 FORREST Eucla WA
83/13 CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
81/15 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
80/14 GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland 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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
CAPE DON
39.0mm in 1 hr to 07:30 39.0mm/h
42.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 14.0mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
56.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 112.4mm/h
56.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 56.2mm/h

QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE : 83(140/ 65 ) at 13:33
DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE : 83(160/ 63 ) at 18:31
NEW SOUTH WALES
North Coast
BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) : 72(190/ 65 ) at 00:45
VICTORIA
E Gippsland
GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 78( 30/ 63 ) at 14:30