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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 1405 EST on 20/07/2018. 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 daily rainfall

TAS

W Coast

094191

HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE)

34.0

26.0

10/07/2000

16

1 N

TAS

Southeast

094219

CYGNET (SYNOTTS ROAD)

23.8

22.4

14/07/2007

13

1 N

TAS

Central Plateau

096069

DERWENT BRIDGE

53.0

47.8

08/07/1990

20

1 N

TAS

Central Plateau

096071

LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK

63.0

59.2

25/07/2003

24

1 N

TAS

W Coast

097085

MOUNT READ

77.4

65.0

25/07/2003

17

1 N

Lowest maximum temperature

QLD

Far SW

045025

THARGOMINDAH AIRPORT

11.0

12.1

15/07/2011

15

11.0

20/06/2007

16

1 N

Highest wind gust (km/h)

SA

NE Pastoral

017126

MARREE AERO

76

72.0

04/07/2007

11

N

Highest daily average wind speed - anemometer above 3m (km/h)

VIC

E Central

086077

MOORABBIN AIRPORT

36.7

34.3

11/07/2006

11

1 N

TAS

N Coast

091126

DEVONPORT AIRPORT

46.4

45.6

10/07/2011

18

1 N

TAS

E Coast

092120

ST HELENS AERODROME

27.7

26.9

22/07/2008

13

1 N

TAS

King Island

098017

KING ISLAND AIRPORT

53.5

52.6

05/07/2011

19

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 14:04EST, 20/07/2018.

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 18.4 +0.5 7.4 -0.6 6.0 1.0 1.0 6.0 300 (12.5) 26/12
BUNBURY 16.9 -0.3 5.1 -1.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 163 ( 6.8) 22/14
MANDURAH 17.9 +0.5 10.5 -0.1 -- 2.2 -- -- 225 ( 9.4) 22/11
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.9 +2.4 20.9 +1.6 20.4 0.0 4.4 10.5 285 (11.9) 37/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 26.5 +6.8 3.0 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 237 ( 9.9) 39/13
WHYALLA AERO 20.5 +3.6 5.2 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 486 (20.3) 63/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 11.9 -3.4 7.7 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 235 ( 9.8) 46/17
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 10.2 -3.0 8.6 +3.4 -- 9.0 -- -- 649 (27.0) 52/16
MOUNT ISA AERO 29.7 +5.0 5.8 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 196 ( 8.2) 43/12
CAIRNS AERO 26.1 +0.4 20.0 +2.9 -- 1.2 -- -- 344 (14.3) 28/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.0 +0.9 14.3 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 390 (16.3) 35/13
MACKAY M.O 23.4 +2.1 14.8 +1.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 282 (11.8) 28/15
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.1 +3.0 7.8 -1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 140 ( 5.8) 30/16
BUNDABERG AERO 24.0 +2.0 5.1 -5.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 139 ( 5.8) 30/13
COOLANGATTA 22.7 +2.2 3.8 -6.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 172 ( 7.2) 35/14
BRISBANE AERO 20.9 +0.1 5.4 -3.6 0.9 0.2 2.6 9.8 180 ( 7.5) 35/20
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 22.1 +5.6 6.9 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 236 ( 9.8) 39/23
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 23.3 +7.2 5.1 +0.4 -- 0.0 4.0 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 23.6 +5.0 4.5 -2.0 -- 0.4 -- -- -- 28/16
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 22.6 +5.6 1.9 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 256 (10.7) 35/12
BATHURST AGRICULTURAL STATION 15.4 +4.1 -5.0 -5.5 -12.5 0.0 -- -- -- --
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 20.8 +5.5 -0.2 -3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 269 (11.2) 39/12
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 21.7 +4.7 6.2 -1.0 2.2 0.0 3.8 6.9 256 (10.7) 26/09
RICHMOND RAAF 22.9 +5.5 -2.2 -5.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 183 ( 7.6) 34/15
BELLAMBI AWS 18.6 +1.8 10.8 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 263 (11.0) 34/18
CANBERRA AIRPORT 14.1 -- 1.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 430 (17.9) 44/13
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 17.4 +4.7 0.1 -2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 230 ( 9.6) 34/15
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 16.9 +3.8 -1.0 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 171 ( 7.1) 46/08
MILDURA AIRPORT 21.9 +6.5 6.2 +1.9 -- 0.0 4.0 7.5 383 (16.0) 67/17
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 17.8 +4.8 4.1 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 342 (14.3) 41/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 16.7 +4.2 2.3 -0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 304 (12.7) 63/18
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 18.3 +5.2 6.7 +1.3 4.9 0.0 6.6 6.4 811 (33.8) 72/09
BALLARAT AERODROME 10.5 +0.4 3.2 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 803 (33.5) 50/05
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 11.4 -1.2 6.8 +4.5 -- 7.2 -- -- 696 (29.0) 61/00
HOBART AIRPORT 12.5 0.0 8.6 +4.5 7.6 3.8 0.6 3.0 597 (24.9) 50/02
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

35.1 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
34.6 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
34.5 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
34.4 MIDDLE POINT N Rivers NT
34.3 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA

+7.6 : 22.7 BROKEN HILL AIRPORT AWS Lower Darling NSW
+7.5 : 24.5 MENINDEE POST OFFICE Lower Darling NSW
+7.5 : 26.0 COLLARENEBRI (ALBERT ST) Upper Darling NSW
+7.3 : 24.7 WILCANNIA AERODROME AWS Far Northwest NSW
+7.2 : 23.3 GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE NW Slopes S NSW

25.3 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
24.9 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.3 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
23.9 LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD

+8.8 : 17.4 RICHMOND POST OFFICE Upper Carpentaria QLD
+8.4 : 16.9 RICHMOND AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
+6.0 : 14.3 JULIA CREEK AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
+5.6 : 16.8 SOUTH WEST ROCKS (SMOKY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE) MidNorth Coast N NSW
+5.6 : 10.2 YULARA AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+5.6 : 8.6 YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA

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

-0.5 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-0.2 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.1 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
1.0 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
1.8 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-9.1 : 11.0 THARGOMINDAH AIRPORT Far SW QLD
-4.2 : 14.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
-3.7 : 10.4 NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
-3.7 : 10.6 PADTHAWAY SOUTH Lower SE SA
-3.5 : 8.8 KUITPO FOREST RESERVE Adelaide/Lofty SA
-3.5 : 14.6 HOPETOUN NORTH Lower West WA

-7.2 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-5.7 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-5.4 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.0 BATHURST AGRICULTURAL STATION C Tablelands S NSW

-6.9 : -0.7 UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND GATTON Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-6.5 : 0.9 ARCHERFIELD AIRPORT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-6.4 : -5.4 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-6.3 : -1.0 AMBERLEY AMO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-6.3 : 5.8 DALY WATERS AIRSTRIP N Rivers NT

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.
77.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
66.4 MOUNT VICTORIA (UNA PLAIN) N Coast TAS
63.0 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
61.2 WARRA W Coast TAS
53.6 SAVAGE RIVER MINE W Coast TAS

TASMANIA
N Coast
66.4 MOUNT VICTORIA (UNA PLAIN)
Central Plateau
63.0 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK
53.0 DERWENT BRIDGE
W Coast
77.4 MOUNT READ
61.2 WARRA
53.6 SAVAGE RIVER MINE

Reports not yet available

1691 (70.5) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1533 (63.9) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
1465 (61.0) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1361 (56.7) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
1324 (55.2) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
1303 (54.3) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1284 (53.5) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
1276 (53.2) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
1254 (52.3) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
1241 (51.7) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
1198 (49.9) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
1156 (48.2) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
1154 (48.1) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
1153 (48.0) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
1116 (46.5) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
1113 (46.4) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
1046 (43.6) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
998 (41.6) WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) N Central VIC
980 (40.8) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
957 (39.9) LAUNCESTON AIRPORT N Coast TAS
943 (39.3) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
927 (38.6) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
924 (38.5) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
915 (38.1) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
905 (37.7) RHYLL E Central VIC
880 (36.7) MOORABBIN AIRPORT E Central VIC
880 (36.7) CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
874 (36.4) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
872 (36.3) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
844 (35.2) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
830 (34.6) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
826 (34.4) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
825 (34.4) FRANKSTON AWS E Central VIC
825 (34.4) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
821 (34.2) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
811 (33.8) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
809 (33.7) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
805 (33.5) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
803 (33.5) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
790 (32.9) HAMILTON AIRPORT W Coast VIC
789 (32.9) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
763 (31.8) WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
757 (31.5) PARNDANA CFS AWS Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
743 (31.0) ROBE AIRFIELD Lower SE SA
726 (30.3) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
726 (30.3) ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC
724 (30.2) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
721 (30.0) MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
718 (29.9) PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
714 (29.8) HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) Southeast TAS
709 (29.5) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
700 (29.2) AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
699 (29.1) AIREYS INLET W Coast VIC
696 (29.0) LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) N Coast TAS
687 (28.6) KINGSCOTE AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
676 (28.2) CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
669 (27.9) SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM N Coast TAS
666 (27.8) SHEOAKS W Central VIC
664 (27.7) ST HELENS AERODROME E Coast TAS
656 (27.3) COONAWARRA Lower SE SA
655 (27.3) PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS) Adelaide/Lofty SA
654 (27.3) SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
650 (27.1) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
650 (27.1) MORTLAKE RACECOURSE W Coast VIC
649 (27.0) MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
646 (26.9) YARRAM AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
644 (26.8) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
636 (26.5) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
631 (26.3) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
627 (26.1) NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
614 (25.6) NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS) W Agricultural SA
614 (25.6) MOUNT LOFTY Adelaide/Lofty SA
609 (25.4) LAVERTON RAAF W Central VIC
607 (25.3) POUND CREEK W Gippsland VIC
606 (25.3) ROSEWORTHY AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
605 (25.2) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
601 (25.0) KUITPO FOREST RESERVE Adelaide/Lofty SA
120/08 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
113/01 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
106/00 LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
104/02 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
104/02 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
102/20 NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
100/06 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
98/02 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
98/01 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
96/02 CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
96/09 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
94/06 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
93/07 LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
91/01 KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
91/13 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
91/01 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC

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.
VICTORIA
Wimmera S
PYRENEES (BEN NEVIS)
12.2mm in 30 min to 11:00 24.4mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 11:00 12.2mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 11:30 12.2mm/h
TASMANIA
Central Plateau
LIAWENEE
15.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.0mm/h
W Coast
CAPE SORELL
11.0mm in 28 min to 01:30 23.6mm/h
17.2mm in 1 hr to 01:30 17.2mm/h
17.8mm in 1 hr to 02:00 17.8mm/h
28.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 9.3mm/h
WARRA
10.6mm in 1 hr to 03:00 10.6mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.0mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 03:30 11.2mm/h
STRAHAN AERODROME
16.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 5.3mm/h
King Island
KING ISLAND AIRPORT
6.2mm in 18 min to 06:48 20.7mm/h
13.4mm in 1 hr to 07:00 13.4mm/h
10.0mm in 1 hr to 07:30 10.0mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 5.3mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
NW Pastoral
WOOMERA AERODROME : 87(240/ 74 ) at 16:41
NE Pastoral
MARREE AERO : 76(220/ 65 ) at 19:39
W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 96(240/ 74 ) at 20:49
CULTANA (DEFENCE) : 91(250/ 45 ) at 15:40
Lower North
PORT PIRIE AERODROME AWS : 87(230/ 69 ) at 16:12
NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 102(320/ 83 ) at 02:00
VICTORIA
Mallee S
SWAN HILL AERODROME : 85(240/ 67 ) at 18:13
Wimmera S
GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) : 91(290/ 58 ) at 01:30
Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 100(350/ 70 ) at 07:00
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 95(320/ 37 ) at 07:00
N Central
WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) : 76(350/ 65 ) at 00:00
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) : 95(280/ 76 ) at 16:42
CAPE GRIM : 96(320/ 69 ) at 02:30
E Coast
LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) : 85(200/ 65 ) at 07:00
SWAN ISLAND : 85(320/ 63 ) at 01:36
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 121(260/106 ) at 08:52
KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) : 98(330/ 78 ) at 02:33
TASMAN ISLAND : 91(340/ 50 ) at 02:30
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 96(290/ 69 ) at 09:30
W Coast
LOW ROCKY POINT : 96(290/ 67 ) at 04:30
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 109(340/ 78 ) at 01:12
MOUNT READ : 104(350/ 54 ) at 02:43
King Island
KING ISLAND AIRPORT : 87(330/ 69 ) at 01:31
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 83(300/ 65 ) at 13:08