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National Daily Weather Summary


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Records set or equalled today

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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 14:02EST, 24/05/2017.

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 17.8 -4.0 12.1 +1.7 10.6 3.8 2.2 0.2 272 (11.3) 21/22
BUNBURY 18.3 -2.9 7.9 -1.4 -- 4.8 -- -- 94 ( 3.9) 26/22
MANDURAH 18.8 -2.5 12.2 -1.4 -- 5.2 -- -- 223 ( 9.3) 24/21
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.5 +2.5 24.0 +1.9 23.3 0.0 4.8 10.6 197 ( 8.2) 41/11
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 29.2 +6.2 13.9 +5.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 312 (13.0) 28/15
WHYALLA AERO 20.7 +0.3 7.3 -1.4 -- 3.0 -- -- 412 (17.2) 34/22
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 19.3 +0.4 12.5 +2.3 -- 1.6 -- -- 158 ( 6.6) 31/13
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 18.0 +1.9 10.3 +3.0 -- 5.0 -- -- 491 (20.5) --
MOUNT ISA AERO 32.2 +4.4 10.4 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 159 ( 6.6) 44/14
CAIRNS AERO 29.4 +1.8 22.1 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 423 (17.6) 37/03
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.8 +1.2 22.0 +4.4 -- 1.0 -- -- 333 (13.9) 48/12
MACKAY M.O 25.9 +1.7 20.8 +3.7 -- 0.6 -- -- 506 (21.1) 39/09
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 27.2 +1.2 18.7 +4.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 279 (11.6) 24/10
BUNDABERG AERO 27.2 +2.6 17.3 +3.2 -- 0.6 -- -- 339 (14.1) 26/14
COOLANGATTA 24.6 +1.5 14.4 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 251 (10.5) 24/13
BRISBANE AERO 24.2 +0.7 15.8 +3.0 14.2 0.2 3.6 9.8 277 (11.5) 26/08
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 23.2 +3.4 14.2 +4.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 487 (20.3) 37/00
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 23.3 +3.0 11.4 +2.7 8.9 0.0 2.0 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 23.5 +2.1 13.6 +3.2 -- 1.2 -- -- 184 ( 7.7) 22/14
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 22.8 +2.5 10.8 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 180 ( 7.5) 26/10
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 16.1 +1.9 6.1 +1.5 -0.6 0.2 1.5 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 20.1 +0.2 7.6 +1.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 279 (11.6) 34/02
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 24.3 +4.3 15.0 +4.1 12.7 0.0 2.4 8.8 251 (10.5) 26/13
RICHMOND RAAF 23.8 +3.3 11.7 +4.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 56 ( 2.3) 22/15
BELLAMBI AWS 22.9 +3.3 15.6 +2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 258 (10.8) 31/10
CANBERRA AIRPORT 17.6 -- 1.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 90 ( 3.8) 39/16
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 20.4 +3.1 6.0 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 278 (11.6) 26/11
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 19.6 +2.0 4.4 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 104 ( 4.3) 24/04
MILDURA AIRPORT 21.9 +2.9 11.6 +4.2 -- 7.2 4.2 9.0 365 (15.2) 22/00
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 18.5 +1.3 10.0 +4.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 303 (12.6) 28/10
BENDIGO AIRPORT 18.0 +1.4 9.5 +4.4 -- 0.2 -- -- 297 (12.4) 21/13
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 18.0 +1.4 13.4 +5.1 11.4 0.0 5.2 4.8 768 (32.0) 59/00
BALLARAT AERODROME 15.8 +2.2 9.0 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 720 (30.0) 39/00
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 16.2 +0.4 7.8 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 75 ( 3.1) 34/20
HOBART AIRPORT 18.5 +3.3 10.5 +3.9 4.3 0.0 0.2 2.6 282 (11.8) 35/06
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

37.3 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
37.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
36.5 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT
36.3 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
36.1 NOONAMAH AIRSTRIP N Rivers NT
36.1 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
36.1 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA

+7.8 : 33.1 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+7.8 : 30.2 BREWARRINA HOSPITAL Upper Darling NSW
+7.5 : 30.1 WANAARING POST OFFICE Upper Darling NSW
+7.5 : 31.8 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD

28.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
27.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.8 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
26.5 BLACK POINT N Rivers NT
26.3 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
26.3 WARRUWI AIRPORT N Rivers NT

+8.5 : 17.2 LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITORS INFORMATION CEN Upper Darling NSW
+7.3 : 7.4 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
+7.1 : 13.3 SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
+7.0 : 14.7 LAVERTON RAAF W Central VIC
+6.6 : 14.3 ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC
+6.6 : 15.0 CRANBOURNE BOTANIC GARDENS E Central VIC

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

5.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
6.4 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
6.9 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
7.7 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
8.3 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-5.3 : 16.0 GOOSEBERRY HILL Lower West WA
-4.7 : 18.3 GINGIN AERO Lower West WA
-4.7 : 17.6 SWANBOURNE Lower West WA
-4.7 : 16.8 BEVERLEY Cent Wheatbelt WA
-4.6 : 17.9 PERTH METRO Lower West WA

-2.2 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-2.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.1 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-0.7 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-0.7 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-7.8 : 2.7 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
-7.7 : 2.9 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
-7.7 : 1.5 EYRE Eucla WA
-7.4 : 2.0 BULGA DOWNS Goldfields WA
-7.2 : 1.0 YEELIRRIE Goldfields 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.
42.0 NYMBOIDA (ARMIDALE ROAD) North Coast NSW
31.2 YARRAS (MOUNT SEAVIEW) MidNorth Coast S NSW
27.0 MILLBANK MidNorth Coast N NSW
26.5 NYMBOIDA (NYMBOIDA RIVER) MidNorth Coast N NSW
23.0 ROMANI ALERT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

Reports not yet available

945 (39.4) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
930 (38.8) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
925 (38.5) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
865 (36.0) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
859 (35.8) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
837 (34.9) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
837 (34.9) WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) N Central VIC
835 (34.8) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
822 (34.3) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
799 (33.3) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
774 (32.3) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
768 (32.0) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
763 (31.8) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
750 (31.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
741 (30.9) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
720 (30.0) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
672 (28.0) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
664 (27.7) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
662 (27.6) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
652 (27.2) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
649 (27.0) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
648 (27.0) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
640 (26.7) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
638 (26.6) HAMILTON AIRPORT W Coast VIC
637 (26.5) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
635 (26.5) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
627 (26.1) CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
619 (25.8) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
618 (25.8) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
617 (25.7) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
609 (25.4) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
606 (25.3) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
83/01 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
74/14 WALGETT AIRPORT AWS NW Plains W NSW
74/04 LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
72/13 NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
70/15 KINGSCOTE AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
70/06 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS

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
Lower West
WANNEROO AG STATION
11.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 22.4mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 11.2mm/h
12.8mm in 1 hr to 10:00 12.8mm/h
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Lower SE
CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE)
10.4mm in 1 hr to 18:00 10.4mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
Upper Darling
COBAR MO
5.4mm in 3 min to 07:06 108.0mm/h
11.6mm in 1 hr to 07:30 11.6mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 08:00 11.4mm/h
COBAR AIRPORT AWS
14.4mm in 23 min to 08:30 37.6mm/h
18.8mm in 1 hr to 08:30 18.8mm/h
18.8mm in 1 hr to 09:00 18.8mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 6.3mm/h
Southwest Plains
IVANHOE AERODROME AWS
15.0mm in 17 min to 09:30 52.9mm/h
18.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 18.2mm/h
18.8mm in 1 hr to 10:00 18.8mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 6.3mm/h
NW Plains W
WALGETT AIRPORT AWS
1.6mm in 1 min to 14:26 96.0mm/h
NW Plains E
MOREE AERO
7.4mm in 11 min to 18:11 40.4mm/h
17.4mm in 1 hr to 18:30 17.4mm/h
14.2mm in 1 hr to 19:00 14.2mm/h

TASMANIA
W Coast
MOUNT READ : 83( 10/ 63 ) at 02:00