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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 1451 EST on 12/01/2018. 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

QLD

Gulf Country

029141

CLONCURRY AIRPORT

30.8

30.5

01/01/2018

19

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

QLD

Northwest

037036

TREPELL AIRPORT

30.4

30.2

10/01/2013

13

1 N

Lowest maximum temperature

WA

W Kimberley

003096

WEST ROEBUCK

26.0

26.5

27/01/2012

15

1 P


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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 14:50EST, 12/01/2018.

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 24.4 -7.3 17.1 +0.1 14.9 0.0 9.2 12.7 591 (24.6) 57/14
BUNBURY 22.3 -7.4 14.7 -0.7 -- 0.4 -- -- 429 (17.9) 44/16
MANDURAH 22.4 -6.9 18.3 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 480 (20.0) 44/13
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.5 +1.7 24.5 -0.3 24.1 0.2 3.8 8.2 212 ( 8.8) 26/23
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 41.0 +4.6 25.1 +3.6 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
WHYALLA AERO 38.5 +8.5 16.3 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 199 ( 8.3) 39/12
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 37.2 +7.9 17.4 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 115 ( 4.8) 28/10
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 33.9 +8.7 11.3 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 275 (11.5) 41/09
MOUNT ISA AERO 40.2 +3.9 27.4 +3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 310 (12.9) 41/15
CAIRNS AERO 31.3 -0.2 24.2 +0.5 -- 0.8 -- -- 430 (17.9) 39/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 31.1 -0.3 23.7 -0.6 -- 9.8 -- -- 526 (21.9) 39/13
MACKAY M.O 32.0 +1.9 25.8 +2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 416 (17.3) 35/07
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 32.3 +0.4 22.4 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 301 (12.5) 35/11
BUNDABERG AERO 31.0 +0.9 20.2 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 326 (13.6) 34/15
COOLANGATTA 29.4 +1.1 21.8 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 282 (11.8) 24/13
BRISBANE AERO 30.1 +1.1 22.9 +1.7 20.9 0.0 7.4 10.2 369 (15.4) 30/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 30.5 +2.5 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- 41/01
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 34.9 +3.0 17.9 -1.0 -- 13.4 8.6 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 27.2 -0.4 20.3 +2.0 -- 1.6 -- -- 296 (12.3) 31/15
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 26.5 -1.5 20.7 +2.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 372 (15.5) 37/16
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 27.8 +1.3 15.0 +1.6 13.9 0.0 5.4 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 33.2 +0.1 19.0 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 507 (21.1) 65/12
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 25.3 -1.2 19.2 +0.4 17.0 0.0 6.8 0.2 360 (15.0) 35/13
RICHMOND RAAF 28.1 -1.8 18.4 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 185 ( 7.7) 31/15
BELLAMBI AWS 22.9 -2.0 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
CANBERRA AIRPORT 32.0 -- 15.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 342 (14.3) 35/13
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 35.1 +3.4 19.2 +2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 405 (16.9) 41/03
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 34.3 +1.9 19.8 +3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 221 ( 9.2) 31/11
MILDURA AIRPORT 39.4 +7.1 18.7 +2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 153 ( 6.4) 30/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 34.3 +4.7 12.8 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 183 ( 7.6) 30/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT 36.0 +6.3 13.4 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 235 ( 9.8) 35/11
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 35.1 +8.8 13.3 -0.4 8.9 0.0 6.0 10.4 295 (12.3) 44/12
BALLARAT AERODROME 32.3 +7.2 9.4 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 335 (14.0) 41/11
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 29.3 +5.0 11.0 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 205 ( 8.5) 35/17
HOBART AIRPORT 27.4 +4.9 11.7 -0.3 6.2 0.0 8.8 12.5 363 (15.1) 50/17
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

46.5 MARREE AERO NE Pastoral SA
45.8 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
45.6 MOOMBA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
45.5 TIBOOBURRA AIRPORT Far Northwest NSW
45.4 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD

+11.7 : 36.5 VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY) Adelaide/Lofty SA
+11.1 : 36.4 HINDMARSH ISLAND AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
+10.9 : 36.9 EUCLA Eucla WA
+10.7 : 31.3 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
+10.3 : 32.2 PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC

31.4 THARGOMINDAH AIRPORT Far SW QLD
31.2 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
30.9 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
30.8 CLONCURRY AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
30.7 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD

+8.5 : 30.7 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD
+8.4 : 31.2 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+7.2 : 28.7 BOLLON MARY ST Warrego QLD
+6.8 : 27.5 BREWARRINA HOSPITAL Upper Darling NSW
+6.3 : 28.5 BOURKE AIRPORT AWS Upper Darling NSW

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

17.5 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
18.3 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
18.3 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
18.5 PEMBERTON Lower West WA
18.9 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS

-9.8 : 20.8 BICKLEY Lower West WA
-9.6 : 21.0 KARNET Lower West WA
-9.5 : 23.0 GOOSEBERRY HILL Lower West WA
-9.2 : 22.8 WANDERING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-9.1 : 24.0 GINGIN AERO Lower West WA

4.7 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
5.0 ARARAT PRISON Western Plains VIC
5.9 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
6.2 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
7.0 WARRA W Coast TAS
7.0 DINNER PLAIN (MOUNT HOTHAM AIRPORT) Upper NE VIC

-7.8 : 10.0 MERREDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-6.7 : 16.7 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
-6.4 : 14.6 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA
-6.4 : 16.0 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
-6.1 : 5.0 ARARAT PRISON Western Plains VIC
-6.1 : 12.0 DALWALLINU Central 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.
129.4 KIMBOLTON W Kimberley WA
104.3 CYGNET BAY W Kimberley WA
99.8 HUMPTY DOO COLLARD ROAD N Rivers NT
98.0 WANDIE CREEK N Rivers NT
70.0 UPPER FERGUSSON RIVER N Rivers NT

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
W Kimberley
129.4 KIMBOLTON
104.3 CYGNET BAY
63.4 DERBY AERO
59.6 DERBY MAIN ROADS

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
99.8 HUMPTY DOO COLLARD ROAD
98.0 WANDIE CREEK
70.0 UPPER FERGUSSON RIVER
62.4 MOUNT BUNDEY SOUTH (DEFENCE)
60.6 MCMINNS LAGOON
55.0 ELIZABETH VALLEY
50.0 UPPER SEVENTEEN MILE CREEK

Reports not yet available

1039 (43.3) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
910 (37.9) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
892 (37.2) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
886 (36.9) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
877 (36.5) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
862 (35.9) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
816 (34.0) FORREST Eucla WA
816 (34.0) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
813 (33.9) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
811 (33.8) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
806 (33.6) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
800 (33.3) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
779 (32.5) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
776 (32.3) ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
734 (30.6) GERALDTON AIRPORT Central West WA
724 (30.2) RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
719 (30.0) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
686 (28.6) BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
683 (28.5) OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
681 (28.4) BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
672 (28.0) LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
660 (27.5) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
630 (26.3) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
622 (25.9) NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
618 (25.8) SWANBOURNE Lower West WA
614 (25.6) ALVA BEACH Central Coast E QLD
613 (25.5) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
601 (25.0) EUCLA Eucla WA
601 (25.0) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
102/19 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
83/19 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
81/16 TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS NW Slopes S NSW
78/00 FORREST Eucla WA
76/11 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
76/11 CAPE GRIM N 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
6.8mm in 4 min to 09:46 102.0mm/h
5.6mm in 14 min to 10:00 24.0mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 10:00 13.0mm/h
13.2mm in 1 hr to 10:30 13.2mm/h
3.2mm in 2 min to 12:15 96.0mm/h
6.2mm in 13 min to 12:30 28.6mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 12:30 13.6mm/h
10.0mm in 30 min to 13:00 20.0mm/h
23.4mm in 1 hr to 13:00 23.4mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 13:30 11.0mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 8.3mm/h
E Kimberley
ARGYLE AERODROME
1.8mm in 1 min to 13:16 108.0mm/h
W Kimberley
BROOME AIRPORT
4.2mm in 11 min to 11:00 22.9mm/h
12.4mm in 21 min to 15:00 35.4mm/h
19.4mm in 1 hr to 15:00 19.4mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 7.7mm/h
24.4mm in 1 hr to 15:30 24.4mm/h
17.2mm in 1 hr to 16:00 17.2mm/h
17.4mm in 1 hr to 16:30 17.4mm/h
26.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.7mm/h
5.0mm in 14 min to 22:00 21.4mm/h
DERBY AERO
7.0mm in 13 min to 07:30 32.3mm/h
12.6mm in 1 hr to 07:30 12.6mm/h
14.6mm in 30 min to 08:00 29.2mm/h
24.4mm in 1 hr to 08:00 24.4mm/h
16.2mm in 1 hr to 08:30 16.2mm/h
35.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 11.7mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 19:30 12.4mm/h
10.6mm in 1 hr to 20:00 10.6mm/h
WEST ROEBUCK
10.0mm in 1 hr to 11:00 10.0mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 11:30 11.4mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 7.0mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 15:00 11.4mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.7mm/h
15.2mm in 1 hr to 15:30 15.2mm/h
17.2mm in 30 min to 16:00 34.4mm/h
23.4mm in 1 hr to 16:00 23.4mm/h
25.8mm in 1 hr to 16:30 25.8mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 17:00 11.2mm/h
35.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 11.7mm/h
W Pilbara
SOLOMON AERODROME
5.4mm in 11 min to 16:12 29.5mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 16:30 12.2mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 17:00 13.0mm/h
E Gascoyne
40KM EAST OF JUNA DOWNS
2.4mm in 1 min to 16:57 144.0mm/h
1.4mm in 1 min to 16:58 84.0mm/h
2.8mm in 1 min to 17:00 168.0mm/h
29.8mm in 1 hr to 17:30 29.8mm/h
2.0mm in 1 min to 17:48 120.0mm/h
7.2mm in 11 min to 18:00 39.3mm/h
36.2mm in 1 hr to 18:00 36.2mm/h
13.8mm in 1 hr to 18:30 13.8mm/h
Eucla
EUCLA
12.6mm in 30 min to 16:30 25.2mm/h
16.6mm in 1 hr to 16:30 16.6mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 17:00 13.0mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.7mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
MCCLUER ISLAND
12.8mm in 30 min to 15:30 25.6mm/h
12.8mm in 1 hr to 15:30 12.8mm/h
17.2mm in 1 hr to 16:00 17.2mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 8.0mm/h
NGUKURR AIRPORT
10.8mm in 1 hr to 15:30 10.8mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 16:00 11.0mm/h
MURGANELLA AIRSTRIP
17.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 5.7mm/h
WARRUWI AIRPORT
10.0mm in 1 hr to 22:30 10.0mm/h
16.4mm in 1 hr to 23:00 16.4mm/h
MILINGIMBI AIRPORT
27.0mm in 30 min to 10:30 54.0mm/h
32.6mm in 1 hr to 10:30 32.6mm/h
34.4mm in 1 hr to 11:00 34.4mm/h
40.0mm in 3 hr to 12:30 13.3mm/h
NGAYAWILI
16.6mm in 30 min to 10:30 33.2mm/h
16.8mm in 1 hr to 10:30 16.8mm/h
19.0mm in 1 hr to 11:00 19.0mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 12:30 6.3mm/h
BULMAN
30.0mm in 3 hr to 21:30 10.0mm/h
DOUGLAS RIVER RESEARCH FARM
18.0mm in 3 hr to 21:30 6.0mm/h
DELAMERE WEAPONS RANGE
8.0mm in 23 min to 23:23 20.9mm/h
9.4mm in 5 min to 23:28 112.8mm/h
4.0mm in 2 min to 23:30 120.0mm/h
21.4mm in 1 hr to 23:30 21.4mm/h
9.0mm in 17 min to 23:47 31.8mm/h
BRADSHAW
5.2mm in 14 min to 22:00 22.3mm/h
17.8mm in 30 min to 22:30 35.6mm/h
23.0mm in 1 hr to 22:30 23.0mm/h
18.2mm in 1 hr to 23:00 18.2mm/h
MOUNT BUNDEY NORTH (DEFENCE)
12.0mm in 1 hr to 16:30 12.0mm/h
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
NULLARBOR
1.6mm in 1 min to 21:14 96.0mm/h
7.4mm in 11 min to 21:25 40.4mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 22:00 10.2mm/h
QUEENSLAND
S Peninsula
LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT
15.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.0mm/h
Darling Downs E
APPLETHORPE
14.8mm in 30 min to 23:00 29.6mm/h
14.8mm in 1 hr to 23:00 14.8mm/h
16.0mm in 1 hr to 23:30 16.0mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
N Tablelands W
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS
9.2mm in 18 min to 17:51 30.7mm/h
16.2mm in 1 hr to 18:00 16.2mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.3mm/h
15.6mm in 1 hr to 18:30 15.6mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 19:30 10.2mm/h
12.4mm in 11 min to 19:41 67.6mm/h
16.8mm in 19 min to 20:00 53.1mm/h
39.4mm in 1 hr to 20:00 39.4mm/h
7.0mm in 21 min to 20:30 20.0mm/h
37.0mm in 1 hr to 20:30 37.0mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 21:00 12.0mm/h
52.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 17.3mm/h
68.0mm in 6 hr to 21:00 11.3mm/h
GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS
10.2mm in 1 hr to 21:30 10.2mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 22:00 11.2mm/h
CW Slopes N
COONABARABRAN AIRPORT AWS
6.4mm in 14 min to 16:30 27.4mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT
11.0mm in 30 min to 09:30 22.0mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 11.0mm/h
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
11.2mm in 30 min to 04:00 22.4mm/h
13.4mm in 1 hr to 04:00 13.4mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 04:30 11.2mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.7mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
W Kimberley
BROOME NTC AWS : 85(110/ 63 ) at 10:00
E Pilbara
ROEBOURNE AERO : 102(130/ 82 ) at 19:31
E Gascoyne
40KM EAST OF JUNA DOWNS : 76(180/ 65 ) at 16:58
ISLANDS
Islands
ADELE ISLAND : 89(350/ 63 ) at 03:12