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National Daily Weather Summary


Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
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Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data that has been checked for gross errors but has not yet been fully validated. They are based on data received as at 1403 EST on 20/04/2017. 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

SA

Lower North

021131

CLARE HIGH SCHOOL

19.4

19.3

01/04/2005

19

1 N

QLD

Channel Country

038026

BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT

26.9

26.9

02/04/2005

13

1 N Equal to record.


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10am EST Minimum temperature anomalies

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4pm EST Maximum temperature anomalies

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10pm EST Solar Radiation

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 14:02EST, 20/04/2017.

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
PERTH AIRPORT 25.8 +0.3 11.8 -1.2 8.2 0.0 2.4 10.1 353 (14.7) 31/14
BUNBURY -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- 157 ( 6.5) 24/14
MANDURAH 23.3 -0.6 14.4 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 267 (11.1) 30/14
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.5 +0.8 25.2 +1.2 24.2 0.0 4.8 11.2 237 ( 9.9) 37/23
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 26.1 -2.1 20.0 +7.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 328 (13.7) 28/00
WHYALLA AERO 31.7 +7.9 18.7 +7.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 220 ( 9.2) 50/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 30.8 +8.1 22.6 +10.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 283 (11.8) 41/19
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 24.6 +5.1 9.7 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 302 (12.6) 31/17
MOUNT ISA AERO -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
CAIRNS AERO 29.4 +0.2 22.6 +1.0 -- 4.2 -- -- 543 (22.6) 50/15
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.8 +0.2 21.2 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 501 (20.9) 44/16
MACKAY M.O 26.3 -0.4 21.4 +1.3 -- 13.2 -- -- 546 (22.8) 57/23
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 28.7 -0.1 18.0 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 382 (15.9) 37/09
BUNDABERG AERO 27.3 -0.1 16.8 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 446 (18.6) 55/14
COOLANGATTA 25.5 +0.1 18.1 +1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 362 (15.1) 48/17
BRISBANE AERO 25.4 -0.6 15.8 -0.5 14.6 0.0 5.2 9.3 351 (14.6) 43/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 22.2 -1.1 13.5 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 533 (22.2) 48/08
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 26.0 +0.8 14.0 +1.2 9.3 0.0 4.8 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 23.8 -0.3 15.6 +1.8 -- 3.8 -- -- 290 (12.1) 24/03
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 24.1 +0.5 13.3 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 255 (10.6) 26/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 24.4 -0.1 10.8 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 310 (12.9) 41/08
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 23.4 +0.5 16.0 +1.8 11.0 0.0 4.6 6.1 359 (15.0) 39/10
RICHMOND RAAF 24.2 +0.4 12.3 +0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 150 ( 6.3) 24/13
BELLAMBI AWS 22.3 +0.2 16.5 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 317 (13.2) 30/17
CANBERRA AIRPORT 21.5 -- 9.2 -- -- 4.0 -- -- 171 ( 7.1) 31/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 25.7 +3.2 11.7 +2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 228 ( 9.5) 34/12
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 24.6 +2.3 9.6 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 111 ( 4.6) 17/11
MILDURA AIRPORT 32.1 +8.5 15.3 +5.2 -- 0.0 8.0 5.7 268 (11.2) 43/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 26.7 +5.1 8.2 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 182 ( 7.6) 30/09
BENDIGO AIRPORT 25.0 +3.8 11.8 +4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 278 (11.6) 26/07
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 26.3 +6.0 10.0 -0.1 7.8 0.0 3.4 7.3 241 (10.0) 54/11
BALLARAT AERODROME 23.5 +5.9 6.9 -0.5 -- 0.4 -- -- 384 (16.0) 41/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 24.0 +5.1 6.0 -1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 136 ( 5.7) 24/16
HOBART AIRPORT 23.9 +5.8 6.7 -2.1 1.7 0.0 2.4 9.8 317 (13.2) 24/11
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

37.0 URANDANGI AERODROME Northwest QLD
37.0 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
36.8 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
36.5 WARMUN E Kimberley WA

+12.1 : 34.0 NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS) W Agricultural SA
+10.8 : 31.7 STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
+9.9 : 30.9 EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
+9.9 : 27.9 PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS) Adelaide/Lofty SA
+9.7 : 32.7 EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA

28.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
27.7 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
27.0 ROWLEY SHOALS Islands ISL
26.9 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
26.6 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+10.5 : 19.4 CLARE HIGH SCHOOL Lower North SA
+10.2 : 21.9 EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA
+10.2 : 22.6 ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) Adelaide/Lofty SA
+10.0 : 21.9 PARAFIELD AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
+9.9 : 22.2 CLEVE W Agricultural SA

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

12.4 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
13.7 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
13.8 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
14.5 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
14.7 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
14.7 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-8.1 : 21.3 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
-6.8 : 22.6 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
-4.5 : 31.4 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
-4.4 : 32.1 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
-4.4 : 30.8 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA

-1.3 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
0.6 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
0.9 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
1.0 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
1.3 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-4.7 : -1.3 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
-4.5 : 8.9 PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
-4.3 : 7.6 GINGIN AERO Lower West WA
-4.0 : 6.7 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
-3.8 : 2.4 BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS
-3.8 : 7.1 BUSSELTON AERO Lower West WA

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.
35.0 BONNEY DOWNS E Pilbara WA
33.0 TOPAZ ALERT N Coast--Barron QLD
28.2 LORNA GLEN Interior WA
26.4 LIVERINGA STATION W Kimberley WA
26.2 PORT KEATS AIRPORT N Rivers NT

Reports not yet available

1104 (46.0) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1068 (44.5) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
982 (40.9) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
971 (40.5) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
958 (39.9) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
944 (39.3) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
850 (35.4) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
776 (32.3) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
757 (31.5) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
756 (31.5) MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
755 (31.5) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
745 (31.0) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
733 (30.5) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
696 (29.0) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
692 (28.8) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
671 (28.0) ROSEWORTHY AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
667 (27.8) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
646 (26.9) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
628 (26.2) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
625 (26.0) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
620 (25.8) MACKAY AERO Central Coast E QLD
80/21 HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
74/08 DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
74/18 RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
70/19 HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
70/22 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC

Downpours High AWS wind reports
High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less from AWS and synoptic reports.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to a programming error, downpours shown for WA, NT, SA, QLD and ISLANDS between 9 and 10am local times are wrong and should be ignored. The error will be corrected as soon as possible.
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
W Kimberley
CURTIN AERO
31.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 10.3mm/h
13.8mm in 1 hr to 18:30 13.8mm/h
17.2mm in 30 min to 19:00 34.4mm/h
21.8mm in 1 hr to 19:00 21.8mm/h
17.4mm in 1 hr to 19:30 17.4mm/h
E Pilbara
PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT
19.8mm in 30 min to 09:30 39.6mm/h
19.8mm in 1 hr to 09:30 19.8mm/h
19.8mm in 1 hr to 10:00 19.8mm/h
MARBLE BAR
13.6mm in 30 min to 09:30 27.2mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 09:30 13.6mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 10:00 13.6mm/h
W Pilbara
CHRISTMAS CREEK MINE AP
14.0mm in 1 hr to 00:00 14.0mm/h
10.6mm in 1 hr to 02:00 10.6mm/h
56.4mm in 30 min to 09:30 112.8mm/h
56.4mm in 1 hr to 09:30 56.4mm/h
56.4mm in 1 hr to 10:00 56.4mm/h
Interior
WARBURTON AIRFIELD
17.6mm in 1 hr to 10:00 17.6mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
POINT STUART
12.6mm in 1 hr to 23:30 12.6mm/h
MILINGIMBI AIRPORT
16.6mm in 30 min to 09:30 33.2mm/h
16.6mm in 1 hr to 09:30 16.6mm/h
PORT KEATS AIRPORT
26.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 52.4mm/h
26.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 26.2mm/h
N Plateau
YULARA AIRPORT
12.6mm in 30 min to 09:30 25.2mm/h
12.6mm in 1 hr to 09:30 12.6mm/h
18.0mm in 14 min to 19:30 77.1mm/h
20.2mm in 1 hr to 19:30 20.2mm/h
23.4mm in 1 hr to 20:00 23.4mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 21:30 9.0mm/h
WALUNGURRU AIRPORT
1.6mm in 1 min to 20:30 96.0mm/h
15.6mm in 30 min to 21:00 31.2mm/h
22.0mm in 1 hr to 21:00 22.0mm/h
21.8mm in 1 hr to 21:30 21.8mm/h
30.0mm in 3 hr to 21:30 10.0mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 22:00 11.8mm/h
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
NW Pastoral
WOOMERA AERODROME
3.8mm in 11 min to 12:30 20.7mm/h
ERNABELLA (PUKATJA)
4.6mm in 11 min to 18:30 25.1mm/h
W Agricultural
NULLARBOR
10.8mm in 1 hr to 17:30 10.8mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 18:00 10.8mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 5.0mm/h
10.2mm in 30 min to 19:00 20.4mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 19:00 12.4mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 19:30 13.0mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 21:30 5.3mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Central Coast E
MACKAY M.O
11.6mm in 1 hr to 06:00 11.6mm/h
Wide Bay/Burnett
LADY ELLIOT ISLAND
9.2mm in 19 min to 23:00 29.1mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 23:00 10.4mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 23:30 10.2mm/h

QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE : 74(140/ 65 ) at 09:04