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National Daily Weather Summary

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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 2146 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 rainfall

VIC

W Gippsland

085255

CROOKED RVR (CROOKED RIVER (HAPPY VALLEY

102.0

69.8

16/11/2004

46

1 n

VIC

N Central

088054

SHEPHERDS FLAT

80.6

61.0

02/11/1993

81

1 n


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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 03:29EST, 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 25.6 -1.5 11.5 -2.3 8.8 0.0 8.0 -- 625 (26.0) 48/12
PERTH AIRPORT 25.5 -0.3 13.1 +0.5 12.1 0.0 6.2 12.7 483 (20.1) 43/17
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.8 -2.0 11.5 +0.7 8.0 0.6 6.2 7.1 388 (16.2) --
BUNBURY 21.5 -2.7 7.0 -5.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 298 (12.4) 39/15
MANDURAH 22.5 -- 14.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 434 (18.1) 50/22
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.9 -1.4 23.4 -1.9 24.6 24.6 6.6 4.1 390 (16.3) 39/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 34.1 +0.5 17.6 -0.3 16.4 0.0 11.8 13.2 329 (13.7) 34/08
WHYALLA AERO 32.7 +6.2 10.2 -3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 334 (13.9) 48/14
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 25.2 +0.1 11.4 -2.6 -- 0.0 9.6 11.1 290 (12.1) 41/18
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 21.7 +1.3 8.4 0.0 6.0 0.0 4.2 7.4 401 (16.7) 63/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 35.9 -0.5 23.2 +1.8 20.2 0.0 7.8 12.1 337 (14.0) 37/09
CAIRNS AERO 31.5 +0.9 24.2 +1.9 24.4 6.6 3.6 2.6 182 ( 7.6) 30/10
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.6 -0.2 25.8 +2.9 24.7 1.0 2.8 0.9 167 ( 7.0) 34/10
MACKAY M.O 31.1 +1.9 25.1 +3.4 -- 0.0 -- 10.4 351 (14.6) 35/13
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 34.1 +2.9 22.8 +3.3 22.0 13.8 4.4 -- 214 ( 8.9) 31/14
BUNDABERG AERO 34.0 +5.7 22.9 +4.0 -- 0.0 5.4 -- 462 (19.3) 48/12
NAMBOUR DPI 30.0 +2.0 19.0 +2.7 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 27.6 +1.8 14.9 -3.3 -- 7.8 -- -- 221 ( 9.2) 35/11
BRISBANE AERO 30.0 +3.2 17.3 -0.7 14.7 1.8 4.6 13.5 322 (13.4) 41/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 24.5 -1.2 13.4 -1.1 -- 1.6 -- -- 568 (23.7) 46/12
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 25.3 -3.0 14.3 -0.7 10.0 2.2 6.2 -- 191 ( 8.0) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 25.8 +0.9 14.6 -1.5 11.7 0.0 2.4 13.0 293 (12.2) 35/09
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 25.2 +0.3 13.4 -1.6 -- 0.4 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 23.1 -2.3 13.4 -0.9 11.7 6.2 3.0 11.7 307 (12.8) 34/16
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 24.3 -0.8 12.4 -0.7 11.3 3.4 -- -- 104 ( 4.3) 26/12
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 18.1 -3.0 7.8 -1.3 1.4 0.0 5.8 13.8 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 25.0 -3.4 10.4 -3.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 407 (17.0) 44/10
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 25.8 +1.8 14.8 -0.5 11.8 3.2 4.8 12.3 545 (22.7) 37/17
RICHMOND RAAF 26.1 -0.5 11.3 -2.6 -- 0.4 -- -- 179 ( 7.5) 41/15
BELLAMBI AWS -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
CANBERRA AIRPORT 21.5 -1.2 8.3 -0.5 5.5 3.4 6.6 13.6 311 (13.0) 48/12
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 25.3 -0.4 9.9 -0.8 8.3 0.0 8.8 13.5 456 (19.0) 54/09
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 23.6 -2.4 9.9 -1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 388 (16.2) 46/10
MILDURA AIRPORT 28.8 +1.4 7.9 -4.6 5.0 1.4 5.4 8.3 354 (14.8) 50/16
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 23.6 -1.0 8.1 -2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 413 (17.2) 41/15
BENDIGO AIRPORT 23.6 -0.6 5.0 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 332 (13.8) 48/22
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 25.2 +3.3 10.2 -1.0 7.0 0.0 4.2 -- 172 ( 7.2) 34/14
GROVEDALE (GEELONG AIRPORT) 25.8 +4.8 5.1 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 449 (18.7) 54/20
BALLARAT AERODROME 22.0 +2.4 6.3 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 399 (16.6) 55/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 18.2 -2.2 9.7 +0.8 -- 2.6 -- -- 272 (11.3) 52/14
HOBART AIRPORT 20.1 +1.1 8.3 -0.9 6.4 0.0 2.0 8.8 233 ( 9.7) 39/11
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

43.4 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
43.0 TELFER AERO Interior WA
42.0 PARABURDOO AERO E Gascoyne WA
41.6 BALGO HILLS Interior WA
41.0 NEWMAN AERO E Gascoyne WA

+7.3 : 33.2 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+6.2 : 32.7 WHYALLA AERO W Agricultural SA
+5.7 : 34.0 BUNDABERG AERO Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+5.6 : 27.8 AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC

28.0 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
28.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
27.8 CYGNET BAY W Kimberley WA
27.1 WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
26.8 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+5.4 : 9.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
+5.0 : 17.0 EYRE Eucla WA
+5.0 : 23.1 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
+4.8 : 24.7 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
+4.7 : 17.5 BALGAIR Eucla WA

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

5.9 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
6.7 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
7.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
8.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
8.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-6.9 : 33.2 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
-6.7 : 32.8 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
-5.6 : 33.4 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
-5.2 : 33.3 TIMBER CREEK N Rivers NT
-5.0 : 5.9 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-1.0 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
0.3 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.5 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
0.7 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-7.2 : 5.3 RENMARK AERO Murray Valley SA
**S** -7.1 : 7.0 MAITLAND VISITORS CENTRE Hunter Valley NSW
-6.7 : 5.6 GLUEPOT RESERVE (GLUEPOT) Northeast SA
-6.5 : 4.3 KYANCUTTA W Agricultural SA
-6.3 : 4.5 CLARE HIGH SCHOOL Lower North SA

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.
102.0 CROOKED RVR (CROOKED RIVER (HAPPY VALLEY W Gippsland VIC
80.6 SHEPHERDS FLAT N Central VIC
64.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
63.4 UPPER ADELAIDE RIVER N Rivers NT
59.8 UPPER SEVENTEEN MILE CREEK N Rivers NT

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
E Kimberley
54.2 GIBB RIVER

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
64.0 BRADSHAW
63.4 UPPER ADELAIDE RIVER
59.8 UPPER SEVENTEEN MILE CREEK
56.2 RANKIN POINT
56.0 SEVEN SPIRIT BAY
55.6 NOONAMAH AWS
52.2 CAPE DON
52.0 DUM IN MIRRIE AWS
50.2 ELIZABETH VALLEY
50.2 TERRITORY WILDLIFE PARK
50.0 DALY WATERS
50.0 KALALA

VICTORIA
W Gippsland
102.0 CROOKED RVR (CROOKED RIVER (HAPPY VALLEY
N Central
80.6 SHEPHERDS FLAT

13.8 ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE C Tablelands S NSW
13.6 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
13.5 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
13.5 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
13.5 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
13.5 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW

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2.6 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
**S** 2.6 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
2.1 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
1.8 LARRIMAH N Rivers NT
0.9 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD
**S** 0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

803 (33.5) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
760 (31.7) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
759 (31.6) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
742 (30.9) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
735 (30.6) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
727 (30.3) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
694 (28.9) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
646 (26.9) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
625 (26.0) GERALDTON AIRPORT Central West WA
618 (25.8) BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
618 (25.8) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
607 (25.3) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
93/18 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
91/20 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
89/21 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
89/19 HAMILTON AIRPORT W Coast VIC
89/20 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
89/19 MOUNT READ 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
N Kimberley
TROUGHTON ISLAND
18.0mm in 1 hr to 15:00 18.0mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 17:00 6.0mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT
15.4mm in 1 hr to 00:00 15.4mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.3mm/h
10.6mm in 1 hr to 00:30 10.6mm/h
CHARLES POINT AWS
13.4mm in 1 hr to 01:30 13.4mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 02:00 13.0mm/h
PIRLANGIMPI
12.8mm in 1 hr to 02:30 12.8mm/h
CAPE DON
11.4mm in 20 min to 01:15 34.2mm/h
16.0mm in 15 min to 01:30 64.0mm/h
30.4mm in 1 hr to 01:30 30.4mm/h
15.4mm in 1 hr to 02:30 15.4mm/h
47.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 15.7mm/h
POINT STUART AWS
24.0mm in 3 hr to 00:30 8.0mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 01:30 5.0mm/h
BATCHELOR AERO
32.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 10.7mm/h
DUM IN MIRRIE AWS
33.0mm in 39 min to 00:30 50.8mm/h
33.0mm in 1 hr to 00:30 33.0mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 01:30 12.2mm/h
45.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 15.0mm/h
GROOTE EYLANDT AIRPORT AWS
36.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 12.0mm/h
38.4mm in 1 hr 9 min to 12:30 33.4mm/h
DALY WATERS AWS
40.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 13.3mm/h
TINDAL RAAF
15.8mm in 1 hr to 02:00 15.8mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 02:30 11.2mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 7.0mm/h
PORT KEATS AERO
10.0mm in 19 min to 03:49 31.6mm/h
QUEENSLAND
N Peninsula
COEN AIRPORT
9.0mm in 25 min to 18:00 21.6mm/h
Gulf Country
KOWANYAMA AIRPORT
21.8mm in 1 hr to 14:00 21.8mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 7.3mm/h
N Coast--Herbert
TOWNSVILLE AERO
19.6mm in 30 min to 11:00 39.2mm/h
22.4mm in 1 hr to 11:00 22.4mm/h
20.8mm in 1 hr to 11:30 20.8mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 8.0mm/h
Central Coast E
ALVA BEACH
14.0mm in 1 hr to 10:00 14.0mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
Sydney--east
TERREY HILLS AWS
17.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.7mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND
16.0mm in 33 min to 01:00 29.1mm/h
16.2mm in 1 hr to 01:00 16.2mm/h
7.6mm in 21 min to 01:21 21.7mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 8.3mm/h
POINT FAWCETT
8.8mm in 40 min to 02:30 13.2mm/h
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
9.6mm in 23 min to 00:00 25.0mm/h
15.4mm in 1 hr to 00:00 15.4mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 01:00 6.0mm/h
50.6mm in 4 min to 09:04 759.0mm/h
52.4mm in 1 hr to 09:30 52.4mm/h

VICTORIA
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 89(260/ 69 ) at 23:00
TASMANIA
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 87(330/ 76 ) at 21:30
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 83(290/ 69 ) at 21:21