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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
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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 1518 EST on 24/04/2017. 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
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Reading Reading Date Years Reading Date Years
Highest daily rainfall

WA

Cent Wheatbelt

010122

TELENNING HILL

53.6

52.8

17/04/1919

88

1 N


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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.
Data is as received at 15:18EST, 24/04/2017.

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 -- -- 14.5 +1.5 11.4 0.0 6.0 -- 467 (19.5) --
BUNBURY -- -- 11.3 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 342 (14.3) --
MANDURAH -- -- 14.6 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 255 (10.6) --
DARWIN AIRPORT -- -- 24.4 +0.4 24.0 0.0 4.8 -- 181 ( 7.5) --
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT -- -- 19.1 +6.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 285 (11.9) --
WHYALLA AERO -- -- 14.6 +2.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 247 (10.3) --
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) -- -- 15.4 +3.0 -- 3.4 -- -- 96 ( 4.0) --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO -- -- 11.7 +3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 317 (13.2) --
MOUNT ISA AERO 34.0 +2.2 17.5 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 228 ( 9.5) --
CAIRNS AERO 30.0 +0.8 23.1 +1.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 485 (20.2) --
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.0 +0.4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
MACKAY M.O 27.0 +0.3 20.7 +0.6 -- 9.2 -- -- 422 (17.6) --
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.0 +0.2 18.1 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 271 (11.3) --
BUNDABERG AERO 28.0 +0.6 16.6 -0.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 329 (13.7) --
COOLANGATTA 25.0 -0.4 15.8 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 287 (12.0) --
BRISBANE AERO 25.0 -1.0 15.5 -0.8 14.5 0.0 4.2 -- 296 (12.3) --
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 22.0 -1.3 14.5 +1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 468 (19.5) --
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE -- -- 11.1 -1.7 6.4 0.0 3.4 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 24.0 -0.1 11.2 -2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 118 ( 4.9) --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 24.0 +0.4 12.1 -1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 194 ( 8.1) --
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- 7.4 +0.2 3.4 1.4 5.0 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 23.0 -1.5 11.9 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 234 ( 9.8) --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 25.0 +2.1 15.7 +1.5 13.2 0.0 3.0 -- 270 (11.3) --
RICHMOND RAAF 25.0 +1.2 12.9 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 84 ( 3.5) --
BELLAMBI AWS 23.0 +0.9 15.3 -0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 210 ( 8.8) --
CANBERRA AIRPORT 22.0 -- 8.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 152 ( 6.3) --
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 25.0 +2.5 10.5 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 186 ( 7.8) --
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 23.0 +0.7 11.0 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 83 ( 3.5) --
MILDURA AIRPORT 25.0 +1.4 13.9 +3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 215 ( 9.0) --
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 24.0 +2.4 11.6 +3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 90 ( 3.8) --
BENDIGO AIRPORT 23.0 +1.8 14.1 +6.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 176 ( 7.3) --
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 23.0 +2.7 14.8 +4.7 13.3 3.6 2.8 -- 157 ( 6.5) --
BALLARAT AERODROME 21.0 +3.4 9.1 +1.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 208 ( 8.7) --
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 19.0 +0.1 12.7 +5.1 -- 2.8 -- -- 131 ( 5.5) --
HOBART AIRPORT 19.0 +0.9 11.8 +3.0 8.1 1.0 0.4 -- 137 ( 5.7) --
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 CENTURY MINE Gulf Country QLD
36.0 JULIA CREEK AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
36.0 RICHMOND AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
36.0 CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD
36.0 URANDANGI AERODROME Northwest QLD

+4.8 : 24.0 MOUNT NOWA NOWA E Gippsland VIC
+4.4 : 22.0 COMBIENBAR AWS E Gippsland VIC
+4.1 : 25.0 ORBOST E Gippsland VIC
+3.9 : 28.0 YANCO AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE Riverina E NSW
+3.9 : 24.0 ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC
+3.9 : 24.0 MOORABBIN AIRPORT E Central VIC

28.3 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
28.0 BROOME NTC AWS W Kimberley WA
28.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
27.4 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
26.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT

+8.0 : 16.4 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
+7.8 : 15.0 YONGALA Upper North SA
+7.3 : 14.4 WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
+7.3 : 9.0 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
+7.2 : 16.0 RENMARK AERO Murray Valley SA

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

9.0 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
9.0 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
10.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
11.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
12.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
12.0 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
12.0 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
12.0 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

-3.3 : 15.0 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
-3.3 : 28.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
-3.1 : 17.0 WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
-2.9 : 17.0 HAMILTON AIRPORT W Coast VIC
-2.4 : 22.0 TRANGIE RESEARCH STATION AWS CW Plains N NSW

-37.0 ROWLEY SHOALS Islands ISL
1.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
1.0 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
2.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
4.0 DINNER PLAIN (MOUNT HOTHAM AIRPORT) Upper NE VIC

-5.5 : 7.2 ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
-4.3 : 7.5 RAVENSTHORPE Cent Wheatbelt WA
-3.4 : 7.4 NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
-3.3 : 6.7 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
-3.1 : 9.5 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 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.
79.0 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
53.6 TELENNING HILL Cent Wheatbelt WA
49.6 BOAT HARBOUR N Coast TAS
45.0 WYNYARD AIRPORT (MANUAL RAINFALL) N Coast TAS
44.2 WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Cent Wheatbelt
53.6 TELENNING HILL

TASMANIA
N Coast
49.6 BOAT HARBOUR
45.0 WYNYARD AIRPORT (MANUAL RAINFALL)
44.2 WYNYARD AIRPORT

ISLANDS
Islands
79.0 CAPE WESSEL

Reports not yet available

897 (37.4) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
856 (35.7) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
836 (34.8) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
783 (32.6) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
765 (31.9) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
755 (31.5) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
749 (31.2) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
703 (29.3) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
701 (29.2) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
676 (28.2) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
643 (26.8) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
606 (25.3) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
W Pilbara
CHRISTMAS CREEK MINE AP
4.4mm in 12 min to 00:00 22.0mm/h
16.6mm in 30 min to 09:30 33.2mm/h
16.6mm in 1 hr to 09:30 16.6mm/h
16.6mm in 1 hr to 10:00 16.6mm/h
FORTESCUE DAVE FORREST AP
11.4mm in 30 min to 09:30 22.8mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 09:30 11.4mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 10:00 11.4mm/h
E Gascoyne
NEWMAN AERO
39.8mm in 30 min to 09:30 79.6mm/h
39.8mm in 1 hr to 09:30 39.8mm/h
39.8mm in 1 hr to 10:00 39.8mm/h
32KM SOUTH OF JUNA DOWNS
12.8mm in 30 min to 09:30 25.6mm/h
12.8mm in 1 hr to 09:30 12.8mm/h
12.8mm in 1 hr to 10:00 12.8mm/h
8.6mm in 10 min to 15:00 51.6mm/h
12.8mm in 1 hr to 15:00 12.8mm/h
DEGRUSSA COPPER MINE
4.2mm in 12 min to 09:12 21.0mm/h
Central West
MORAWA AIRPORT
15.0mm in 30 min to 09:30 30.0mm/h
15.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 15.0mm/h
15.0mm in 1 hr to 10:00 15.0mm/h
MORAWA AG STATION
23.8mm in 30 min to 09:30 47.6mm/h
23.8mm in 1 hr to 09:30 23.8mm/h
23.8mm in 1 hr to 10:00 23.8mm/h
WONGAN HILLS AG STATION
12.6mm in 30 min to 09:30 25.2mm/h
12.6mm in 1 hr to 09:30 12.6mm/h
12.6mm in 1 hr to 10:00 12.6mm/h
Lower West
MANYPEAKS AG STATION
14.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 28.4mm/h
14.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 14.2mm/h
14.2mm in 1 hr to 10:00 14.2mm/h
Cent Wheatbelt
KELLERBERRIN AG STATION
25.4mm in 30 min to 09:30 50.8mm/h
25.4mm in 1 hr to 09:30 25.4mm/h
25.4mm in 1 hr to 10:00 25.4mm/h
Goldfields
MOUNT KEITH AIRPORT
24.0mm in 30 min to 09:30 48.0mm/h
24.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 24.0mm/h
24.0mm in 1 hr to 10:00 24.0mm/h
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
PORT AUGUSTA AERO
16.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 32.4mm/h
16.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 16.2mm/h
4.4mm in 12 min to 14:30 22.0mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 14:30 10.8mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 15:00 10.2mm/h
Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
CAPE BORDA
14.4mm in 1 hr to 12:00 14.4mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 12:30 12.2mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 12:30 6.3mm/h
Adelaide/Lofty
NOARLUNGA
11.8mm in 30 min to 09:30 23.6mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 09:30 11.8mm/h
Lower SE
PADTHAWAY SOUTH
10.2mm in 30 min to 09:30 20.4mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 09:30 10.2mm/h
QUEENSLAND
N Peninsula
HORN ISLAND
11.2mm in 1 hr to 14:30 11.2mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
CAPE WESSEL
15.0mm in 3 hr to 00:30 5.0mm/h
10.8mm in 18 min to 03:53 36.0mm/h
4.8mm in 7 min to 04:00 41.1mm/h
15.8mm in 1 hr to 04:00 15.8mm/h
19.4mm in 30 min to 04:30 38.8mm/h
35.0mm in 1 hr to 04:30 35.0mm/h
25.8mm in 1 hr to 05:00 25.8mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 05:30 10.4mm/h
47.0mm in 3 hr to 06:30 15.7mm/h
79.0mm in 30 min to 09:30 158.0mm/h
79.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 79.0mm/h
8.6mm in 25 min to 12:00 20.6mm/h
None reported