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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 1849 EST on 21/08/2017. 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
Lowest minimum temperature

SA

W Agricultural

018014

CLEVE

-1.5

1.2

09/08/1999

56

0.2

13/06/1972

58

1 N


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Summary of observations

For notes on how to interpret the data and quality control issues, see Daily Weather Summary Help.
Data is as received at 23:18EST, 21/08/2017.

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 18.0 -0.5 5.8 -2.2 4.6 0.2 4.2 -- 297 (12.4) --
BUNBURY 17.0 -0.5 10.0 +2.6 -- 0.8 -- -- 183 ( 7.6) --
MANDURAH 16.0 -1.9 11.8 +1.0 -- 0.6 -- -- 195 ( 8.1) --
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.0 +0.6 21.5 +1.1 20.7 0.0 6.2 -- 255 (10.6) --
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 25.0 +2.4 12.5 +6.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 488 (20.3) --
WHYALLA AERO 18.0 -0.5 8.0 +2.1 -- 2.6 -- -- 435 (18.1) --
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 14.0 -2.6 7.9 -0.3 -- 12.6 -- -- 295 (12.3) --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.0 -0.1 5.0 -0.5 -- 5.0 -- -- 407 (17.0) --
MOUNT ISA AERO 33.0 +5.7 4.7 -5.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 188 ( 7.8) --
CAIRNS AERO 27.0 +0.4 19.4 +2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 457 (19.0) --
TOWNSVILLE AERO 25.0 -1.0 10.6 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 352 (14.7) --
MACKAY M.O 24.0 +1.5 10.7 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 392 (16.3) --
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.0 +0.2 6.5 -4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 215 ( 9.0) --
BUNDABERG AERO 23.0 -0.3 6.6 -4.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 294 (12.3) --
COOLANGATTA 21.0 -0.4 10.7 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 389 (16.2) --
BRISBANE AERO 21.0 -0.8 6.9 -2.7 3.6 0.0 5.0 -- 307 (12.8) --
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 19.0 +0.5 5.7 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 389 (16.2) --
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE -- -- 5.2 -0.6 -0.6 0.0 3.2 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 17.0 -3.2 4.6 -2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 361 (15.0) --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 13.0 -5.6 6.3 -0.5 -- 3.2 -- -- 288 (12.0) --
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 17.0 -0.5 0.3 -3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 238 ( 9.9) --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 17.0 -1.3 7.9 -0.2 5.4 0.2 3.4 -- 449 (18.7) --
RICHMOND RAAF 16.0 -3.7 3.5 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 147 ( 6.1) --
BELLAMBI AWS 17.0 -1.0 9.0 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 431 (18.0) --
CANBERRA AIRPORT 13.0 -- 1.6 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 165 ( 6.9) --
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 14.0 -0.5 0.6 -2.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 198 ( 8.3) --
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 11.0 -4.0 3.2 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 107 ( 4.5) --
MILDURA AIRPORT 18.0 +0.7 6.9 +1.6 -- 1.4 3.2 -- 301 (12.5) --
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 11.0 -3.7 4.2 +0.3 -- 0.4 -- -- 188 ( 7.8) --
BENDIGO AIRPORT 11.0 -3.2 4.7 +2.1 -- 2.8 -- -- 173 ( 7.2) --
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 11.0 -3.4 5.9 0.0 3.1 0.4 1.6 -- 332 (13.8) --
BALLARAT AERODROME 10.0 -1.4 1.3 -2.4 -- 1.4 -- -- 364 (15.2) --
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 12.0 -1.8 1.5 -2.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 98 ( 4.1) --
HOBART AIRPORT 14.0 +0.5 4.9 +0.2 0.0 0.0 2.2 -- 278 (11.6) --
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

38.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
38.0 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
37.0 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
37.0 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
37.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA

+6.6 : 36.0 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
+6.5 : 34.0 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+6.1 : 33.0 THE MONUMENT AIRPORT Northwest QLD
+5.7 : 33.0 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
+5.7 : 33.0 TREPELL AIRPORT Northwest QLD

25.3 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
25.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
24.1 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
24.1 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
23.7 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+8.2 : 13.2 ARLTUNGA N Plateau NT
+6.9 : 13.0 EYRE Eucla WA
+6.5 : 12.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+6.2 : 12.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+5.9 : 12.1 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA

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

-4.0 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-3.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-3.0 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-2.0 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-6.4 : 13.0 PATERSON (TOCAL AWS) Hunter Valley NSW
-6.4 : 8.0 MOUNT NOWA NOWA E Gippsland VIC
-5.6 : 13.0 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
-5.6 : 9.0 CERBERUS E Central VIC
-5.4 : 14.0 GUNNEDAH AIRPORT AWS NW Slopes S NSW

-9.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-6.3 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-6.3 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-5.8 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-5.8 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

-8.9 : -1.5 CLEVE W Agricultural SA
-7.4 : -1.9 SCONE SCS Hunter Valley NSW
-6.7 : -1.4 MILES CONSTANCE STREET Darling Downs W QLD
-6.6 : 3.4 EMERALD AIRPORT Central Highlands QLD
-6.5 : 0.0 TAROOM POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD

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.
24.0 HOWITT PLAINS (HIGH RIDGE) Upper NE VIC
23.4 ERICA (PARKERS CORNER) W Gippsland VIC
20.2 URAIDLA (SUTTON CREEK) Adelaide/Lofty SA
18.4 STEINGARTEN VINEYARD (STEINGARTEN) Adelaide/Lofty SA
18.4 ADELAIDE (TEA TREE GULLY COUNCIL) Adelaide/Lofty SA

Reports not yet available

1190 (49.6) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
964 (40.2) CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
864 (36.0) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
851 (35.5) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
828 (34.5) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
801 (33.4) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
797 (33.2) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
791 (33.0) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
758 (31.6) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
758 (31.6) WUDINNA AERO W Agricultural SA
744 (31.0) COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
729 (30.4) FORREST Eucla WA
728 (30.3) NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
726 (30.3) MINNIPA PIRSA W Agricultural SA
723 (30.1) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
718 (29.9) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
696 (29.0) MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
688 (28.7) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
685 (28.5) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
668 (27.8) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
666 (27.8) CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
652 (27.2) OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
651 (27.1) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
650 (27.1) WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
639 (26.6) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
637 (26.5) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
636 (26.5) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
635 (26.5) EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA
627 (26.1) HINDMARSH ISLAND AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
621 (25.9) LEIGH CREEK AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
618 (25.8) PARAFIELD AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
615 (25.6) ERNABELLA (PUKATJA) NW Pastoral SA
611 (25.5) YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA
604 (25.2) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
Reports not yet available

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.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND
13.0mm in 30 min to 09:30 26.0mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 13.0mm/h
CUMMINS AERO
13.6mm in 30 min to 09:30 27.2mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 09:30 13.6mm/h
COFFIN BAY (POINT AVOID)
15.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 30.4mm/h
15.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 15.2mm/h
Lower North
CLARE HIGH SCHOOL
10.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 20.4mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 10.2mm/h
Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
MINLATON AERO
12.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 24.4mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 12.2mm/h
EDITHBURGH
13.6mm in 30 min to 09:30 27.2mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 09:30 13.6mm/h
STENHOUSE BAY
10.4mm in 30 min to 09:30 20.8mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 09:30 10.4mm/h
CAPE BORDA
12.4mm in 30 min to 09:30 24.8mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 09:30 12.4mm/h
KINGSCOTE AERO
16.0mm in 30 min to 09:30 32.0mm/h
16.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 16.0mm/h
PARNDANA CFS AWS
13.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 26.4mm/h
13.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 13.2mm/h
Adelaide/Lofty
ADELAIDE (WEST TERRACE / NGAYIRDAPIRA)
11.4mm in 30 min to 09:30 22.8mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 09:30 11.4mm/h
PARAFIELD AIRPORT
12.8mm in 10 min to 09:10 76.8mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 13.0mm/h
ADELAIDE AIRPORT
13.6mm in 30 min to 09:30 27.2mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 09:30 13.6mm/h
EDINBURGH RAAF
13.0mm in 28 min to 09:28 27.9mm/h
13.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 13.2mm/h
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN)
12.6mm in 30 min to 09:30 25.2mm/h
12.6mm in 1 hr to 09:30 12.6mm/h
ROSEWORTHY AWS
14.4mm in 30 min to 09:30 28.8mm/h
14.4mm in 1 hr to 09:30 14.4mm/h
NURIOOTPA PIRSA
14.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 28.4mm/h
14.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 14.2mm/h
MOUNT LOFTY
17.8mm in 30 min to 09:30 35.6mm/h
17.8mm in 1 hr to 09:30 17.8mm/h
PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS)
13.4mm in 1 hr to 12:00 13.4mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 12:30 10.2mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 12:30 5.3mm/h
MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS
15.0mm in 30 min to 09:30 30.0mm/h
15.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 15.0mm/h
KUITPO FOREST RESERVE
10.0mm in 30 min to 09:30 20.0mm/h
10.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 10.0mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 76( 10/ 63 ) at 00:00