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National Daily Weather Summary


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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 1735 EST on 14/04/2018. 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 grass minimum temperature

NSW

Sydney--east

066037

SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO

20.5

20.1

03/04/2018

18

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

Highest minimum temperature

NSW

Hunter Valley

061260

CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS

19.8

19.6

03/04/2018

22

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Hunter Valley

061366

NORAH HEAD AWS

22.1

21.3

04/04/2004

19

1 N

NSW

Hunter Valley

061375

MANGROVE MOUNTAIN AWS

20.2

19.1

13/04/1998

19

1 N

NSW

C Tablelands S

063254

ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE

16.0

15.6

01/04/2001

38

1 N

NSW

C Tablelands S

063303

ORANGE AIRPORT AWS

16.3

14.9

02/04/2009

18

1 N

NSW

CW Slopes S

065068

PARKES AIRPORT AWS

20.2

20.0

04/04/2004

16

1 N

NSW

Sydney--east

066037

SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO

23.0

22.2

01/04/1959

75

1 N

NSW

Sydney--east

066194

CANTERBURY RACECOURSE AWS

21.0

20.9

20/04/2006

18

1 N

NSW

Sydney--east

066196

SYDNEY HARBOUR (WEDDING CAKE WEST)

22.3

21.5

07/04/2018

11

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Sydney--west

067119

HORSLEY PARK EQUESTRIAN CENTRE AWS

20.1

19.6

03/04/2018

16

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Illawarra

068072

NOWRA RAN AIR STATION AWS

23.4

18.5

02/04/2009

13

1 N

NSW

Illawarra

068151

JERVIS BAY (POINT PERPENDICULAR AWS)

23.7

20.4

12/04/2018

12

23.5

20/02/2011

14

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Illawarra

068228

BELLAMBI AWS

21.4

21.0

07/04/1998

17

1 N

NSW

Illawarra

068239

MOSS VALE AWS

17.1

15.6

03/04/2009

13

1 N

NSW

South Coast

069132

BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS

17.2

14.5

07/04/2018

20

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

South Coast

069138

ULLADULLA AWS

23.1

19.6

03/04/2005

20

1 N

NSW

Goulburn/Monaro

070217

COOMA AIRPORT AWS

14.0

13.9

12/04/2018

20

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

NSW

Goulburn/Monaro

070330

GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS

16.5

15.4

02/04/2009

20

1 N

NSW

Goulburn/Monaro

070339

TUGGERANONG (ISABELLA PLAINS) AWS

16.8

16.2

02/04/2009

17

1 N

NSW

SW Slopes N

073014

GRENFELL (MANGANESE RD)

20.5

19.6

06/04/1977

46

1 N

NSW

SW Slopes N

073138

YOUNG AIRPORT

17.4

17.0

01/04/2009

20

1 N

NSW

SW Slopes N

073142

COOTAMUNDRA AIRPORT

18.2

18.0

03/04/2009

18

1 N

Highest maximum temperature

QLD

N Peninsula

027054

COCONUT ISLAND

35.2

35.0

10/04/2012

16

1 N


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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 17:34EST, 14/04/2018.

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 23.2 -2.3 9.9 -3.1 7.0 0.2 1.8 9.4 357 (14.9) 35/15
BUNBURY 22.7 -1.4 11.3 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 243 (10.1) 31/13
MANDURAH 21.9 -2.0 15.2 -0.4 -- 0.2 -- -- 288 (12.0) 37/20
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.8 +0.1 24.0 0.0 23.8 4.8 5.8 4.1 176 ( 7.3) 55/17
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 36.0 +7.8 15.6 +3.0 -- 0.2 -- -- 222 ( 9.3) 30/10
WHYALLA AERO 28.7 +4.9 10.2 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 314 (13.1) 68/17
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 23.6 +0.9 14.0 +1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 261 (10.9) 61/14
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 22.3 +2.8 10.5 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 366 (15.3) 89/16
MOUNT ISA AERO 34.0 +2.2 17.1 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 169 ( 7.0) 30/14
CAIRNS AERO 31.0 +1.8 23.8 +2.2 -- 1.6 -- -- 460 (19.2) 41/09
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.1 +0.5 22.6 +2.0 -- 0.4 -- -- 445 (18.5) 48/15
MACKAY M.O 27.4 +0.7 21.9 +1.8 -- 6.0 -- -- 454 (18.9) 43/00
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 31.2 +2.4 19.0 +1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 384 (16.0) 31/15
BUNDABERG AERO 29.1 +1.7 17.0 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 349 (14.5) 37/11
COOLANGATTA 27.7 +2.3 16.8 -0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 340 (14.2) 41/15
BRISBANE AERO 26.9 +0.9 17.6 +1.3 15.9 0.0 4.2 9.4 297 (12.4) 46/21
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 26.3 +3.0 15.0 +1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 402 (16.8) 30/09
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 30.3 +5.1 16.2 +3.4 -- 0.0 5.6 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 29.5 +5.4 11.7 -2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 257 (10.7) 30/15
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 31.6 +8.0 14.0 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 348 (14.5) 54/12
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- 16.0 +8.8 7.0 0.0 8.0 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 32.8 +8.3 15.2 +5.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 494 (20.6) 54/17
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 34.9 +12.0 23.0 +8.8 20.5 0.0 11.2 10.2 478 (19.9) 41/15
RICHMOND RAAF 34.3 +10.5 18.8 +7.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 301 (12.5) 46/21
BELLAMBI AWS 28.3 +6.2 21.4 +5.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 614 (25.6) 57/04
CANBERRA AIRPORT 28.3 -- 17.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 636 (26.5) 93/17
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 30.7 +8.2 14.4 +5.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 373 (15.5) 72/22
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 31.7 +9.4 12.3 +4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 376 (15.7) 57/17
MILDURA AIRPORT 28.3 +4.7 10.8 +0.7 -- 0.0 8.0 9.5 205 ( 8.5) 54/20
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 26.7 +5.1 8.2 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 344 (14.3) 67/22
BENDIGO AIRPORT 24.7 +3.5 7.4 -0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 259 (10.8) 65/21
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 25.8 +5.5 9.9 -0.2 -- 0.0 7.0 9.1 398 (16.6) 63/14
BALLARAT AERODROME 20.6 +3.0 6.0 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 348 (14.5) 65/21
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 17.4 -1.5 7.4 -0.2 -- 6.8 -- -- 338 (14.1) 55/23
HOBART AIRPORT 19.9 +1.8 12.0 +3.2 8.8 3.6 1.8 9.4 411 (17.1) 43/03
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

41.2 ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
40.7 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
40.3 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
40.2 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
40.0 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA

+12.0 : 34.9 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
+11.8 : 33.2 ULLADULLA AWS South Coast NSW
+11.1 : 28.7 COMBIENBAR AWS E Gippsland VIC
+10.9 : 34.5 BANKSTOWN AIRPORT AWS Sydney--east NSW
+10.9 : 34.7 CAMDEN AIRPORT AWS Illawarra NSW

29.3 BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
29.0 BROOME NTC AWS W Kimberley WA
29.0 ROWLEY SHOALS Islands ISL
28.6 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
28.0 ADELE ISLAND Islands ISL
28.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL

+12.1 : 21.5 CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT AWS CW Plains S NSW
+11.6 : 17.2 BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast NSW
+11.2 : 23.4 NOWRA RAN AIR STATION AWS Illawarra NSW
+11.2 : 20.5 GRENFELL (MANGANESE RD) SW Slopes N NSW
+11.2 : 17.4 YOUNG AIRPORT SW Slopes N NSW

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

7.6 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
11.0 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
13.0 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
13.4 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
13.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
13.8 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS

-4.3 : 25.9 COLLINSVILLE POST OFFICE Central Coast E QLD
-3.8 : 25.1 MORAWA AIRPORT Central West WA
-3.8 : 23.2 DALWALLINU Central West WA
-3.5 : 25.0 DENHAM W Gascoyne WA
-3.4 : 20.4 ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA

-0.6 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
2.9 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
3.6 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
4.0 CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
4.5 BROOKTON Cent Wheatbelt WA
4.5 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW

-6.7 : 4.5 BROOKTON Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.7 : 9.1 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
-5.1 : 8.6 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
-5.0 : 7.0 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.0 : 9.2 BULGA DOWNS 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.
39.8 BOWEN AIRPORT AWS Central Coast E QLD
37.0 BOWEN PUMP STATION ALERT Central Coast E QLD
36.2 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
31.8 BURNIE (PARK GROVE) N Coast TAS
29.8 GERIATRIC PARK N Rivers NT

Reports not yet available

1385 (57.7) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1243 (51.8) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1021 (42.5) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
1006 (41.9) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
970 (40.4) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
967 (40.3) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
962 (40.1) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
909 (37.9) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
897 (37.4) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
887 (37.0) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
859 (35.8) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
850 (35.4) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
849 (35.4) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
833 (34.7) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
809 (33.7) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
802 (33.4) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
780 (32.5) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
778 (32.4) CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT AWS CW Plains S NSW
770 (32.1) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
767 (32.0) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
760 (31.7) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
752 (31.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
730 (30.4) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
717 (29.9) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
711 (29.6) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
706 (29.4) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
681 (28.4) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
674 (28.1) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
668 (27.8) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
663 (27.6) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
643 (26.8) SHARK BAY AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
643 (26.8) MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
638 (26.6) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
636 (26.5) CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
632 (26.3) GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
629 (26.2) ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
625 (26.0) YEPPOON THE ESPLANADE Central Coast E QLD
625 (26.0) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
624 (26.0) ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
624 (26.0) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
619 (25.8) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
616 (25.7) FORBES AIRPORT AWS CW Slopes S NSW
614 (25.6) BELLAMBI AWS Illawarra NSW
611 (25.5) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
601 (25.0) NERRIGA AWS South Coast NSW
115/16 NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
111/20 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
106/23 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
100/17 ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
100/18 MORTLAKE RACECOURSE W Coast VIC
100/23 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
98/10 NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
98/21 CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
96/18 KHANCOBAN AWS SW Slopes S NSW
96/12 KINGSCOTE AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
96/19 MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
94/22 COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
93/22 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
93/17 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
91/17 NHILL AERODROME Wimmera N VIC
91/16 COONAWARRA Lower SE SA

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
KALUMBURU
6.8mm in 9 min to 16:39 45.3mm/h
8.6mm in 21 min to 17:00 24.6mm/h
15.4mm in 1 hr to 17:00 15.4mm/h
15.6mm in 1 hr to 17:30 15.6mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.3mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
MIDDLE POINT
16.4mm in 17 min to 16:30 57.9mm/h
17.0mm in 1 hr to 16:30 17.0mm/h
21.2mm in 1 hr to 17:00 21.2mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 9.0mm/h
PIRLANGIMPI AIRPORT
10.8mm in 30 min to 14:30 21.6mm/h
18.6mm in 1 hr to 14:30 18.6mm/h
11.6mm in 1 hr to 15:00 11.6mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 15:30 6.3mm/h
NOONAMAH AIRSTRIP
13.0mm in 30 min to 17:30 26.0mm/h
18.0mm in 1 hr to 17:30 18.0mm/h
13.4mm in 1 hr to 18:00 13.4mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 6.3mm/h
PORT KEATS AIRPORT
10.2mm in 6 min to 14:30 102.0mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 14:30 12.0mm/h
21.2mm in 1 hr to 15:00 21.2mm/h
11.2mm in 30 min to 15:30 22.4mm/h
20.4mm in 1 hr to 15:30 20.4mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 15:30 7.0mm/h
15.6mm in 1 hr to 16:00 15.6mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 5.3mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Central Coast E
BOWEN AIRPORT AWS
23.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 7.7mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
Upper Darling
WANAARING (DELTA)
4.0mm in 6 min to 17:00 40.0mm/h
TASMANIA
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE
24.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 8.0mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
WUDINNA AERO : 82(290/ 63 ) at 13:30
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 98(310/ 72 ) at 11:00
CLEVE AERODROME : 76(250/ 65 ) at 16:47
CUMMINS AERO : 83(270/ 69 ) at 12:56
CULTANA (DEFENCE) : 96(270/ 61 ) at 17:42
Lower North
SNOWTOWN (RAYVILLE PARK) : 83(240/ 65 ) at 15:57
Yorke Pen/Kanga Is
MINLATON AERO : 74(300/ 65 ) at 17:30
MOONTA (WARBURTO POINT) : 82(240/ 63 ) at 14:55
KINGSCOTE AERO : 96(300/ 74 ) at 12:29
PARNDANA CFS AWS : 74(320/ 65 ) at 12:08
Adelaide/Lofty
PARAFIELD AIRPORT : 74(270/ 63 ) at 18:45
ADELAIDE AIRPORT : 78(250/ 65 ) at 14:49
MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS : 96(280/ 69 ) at 19:08
Mallee/Upper SE
KEITH (MUNKORA) : 82(270/ 67 ) at 15:53
Lower SE
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO : 89(330/ 69 ) at 16:13
COONAWARRA : 91(300/ 67 ) at 16:13
NARACOORTE AERODROME : 115(300/ 52 ) at 16:04
NEW SOUTH WALES
C Tablelands S
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS : 100(280/ 65 ) at 17:51
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 104(330/ 80 ) at 20:08
SW Slopes S
KHANCOBAN AWS : 96(280/ 39 ) at 18:23
Riverina E
NARRANDERA AIRPORT AWS : 78(330/ 67 ) at 20:58
VICTORIA
Wimmera N
NHILL AERODROME : 91(270/ 72 ) at 17:48
Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 83(340/ 69 ) at 22:45
E Central
SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND : 83(290/ 69 ) at 23:00
FAWKNER BEACON : 82(290/ 63 ) at 23:05
W Coast
COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) : 95(310/ 74 ) at 22:04
MORTLAKE RACECOURSE : 100(300/ 72 ) at 18:44
CASTERTON : 83(320/ 65 ) at 17:18
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) : 100(310/ 45 ) at 23:18
CAPE GRIM : 98(350/ 63 ) at 21:35
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 76(320/ 69 ) at 06:00
KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) : 76(250/ 65 ) at 01:30
W Coast
MOUNT READ : 106(360/ 69 ) at 23:18
King Island
KING ISLAND AIRPORT : 85(310/ 63 ) at 22:30