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National Daily Weather Summary


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Provisional records set or equalled today

Obvious errors have been corrected, however this is realtime data which has not yet been validated. Full validation of official records by the BoM Quality Management System (QMS) is a much more complex process and may take some months. Go here for further information on this records section and how the QMS works. These provisional records are based on data received as at 1415 EST on 18/08/2019.

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

NSW

Upper Darling

048015

BREWARRINA HOSPITAL

-3.2

-2.1

09/08/2009

48

1 S C Suspect - removed from BoM Daily Observations sheet. Await BoM verification.

Lowest maximum temperature

WA

Goldfields

012044

MUNGLINUP WEST

10.0

10.8

05/08/2018

18

1 N C


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Data is as received at 14:13EST, 18/08/2019.

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 15.9 -2.7 5.7 -2.4 4.0 23.2 7.0 8.3 548 (22.8) 59/00
BUNBURY 15.7 -1.9 7.3 -0.4 -- 18.8 -- -- 526 (21.9) 50/01
MANDURAH 14.9 -3.1 8.5 -2.5 -- 15.8 -- -- 681 (28.4) 55/03
DARWIN AIRPORT 30.5 -0.9 21.2 +0.9 20.2 0.0 4.8 10.2 215 ( 9.0) 24/13
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 30.0 +7.3 4.8 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 188 ( 7.8) 48/13
WHYALLA AERO 23.2 +4.6 4.7 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 288 (12.0) 35/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 18.9 +2.2 5.7 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 147 ( 6.1) 35/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.4 +0.2 -0.2 -5.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 318 (13.3) 39/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 31.9 +4.5 11.0 +0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 179 ( 7.5) 35/12
CAIRNS AERO 27.2 +0.5 20.7 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 458 (19.1) 34/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.3 +0.2 13.3 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 333 (13.9) 31/11
MACKAY M.O 23.1 +0.4 14.0 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 321 (13.4) 22/05
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 28.2 +3.3 8.9 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 158 ( 6.6) 24/12
BUNDABERG AERO 26.9 +3.4 7.8 -3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 165 ( 6.9) 30/13
COOLANGATTA 25.9 +4.3 11.5 +1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 364 (15.2) 34/13
BRISBANE AERO 23.6 +1.6 7.8 -1.9 4.0 0.0 7.0 10.2 310 (12.9) 31/17
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 23.3 +4.6 9.4 +1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 241 (10.0) 35/15
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 25.8 +5.5 3.0 -3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 183 ( 7.6) 55/13
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 19.5 +0.8 5.4 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- -- 46/12
BATHURST AIRPORT AWS 17.8 +4.3 2.1 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 279 (11.6) 30/19
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 15.0 +3.8 0.3 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 432 (18.0) 46/00
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 22.4 +4.8 4.1 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 210 ( 8.8) 31/14
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 17.4 -1.0 11.8 +3.6 6.4 0.0 6.2 10.2 308 (12.8) 41/09
RICHMOND RAAF 20.9 +1.1 2.8 -1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 237 ( 9.9) 30/15
BELLAMBI AWS 16.8 -1.2 12.4 +1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 335 (14.0) 37/09
CANBERRA AIRPORT 17.8 -- 0.3 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 377 (15.7) 37/19
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 15.9 +1.4 1.4 -2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 197 ( 8.2) 17/01
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 15.9 +1.0 1.7 -2.0 -- 0.8 -- -- 96 ( 4.0) 22/14
MILDURA AIRPORT 19.0 +1.7 1.8 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- 8.0 273 (11.4) 28/23
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 14.7 0.0 0.8 -3.0 -- 0.8 -- -- 246 (10.3) 28/14
BENDIGO AIRPORT 14.4 +0.2 -1.2 -4.0 -- 0.6 -- -- 199 ( 8.3) 28/14
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 15.6 +1.2 4.1 -1.8 1.5 2.4 2.2 9.0 404 (16.8) 65/23
BALLARAT AERODROME 12.3 +0.8 0.4 -3.3 -- 3.4 -- -- 346 (14.4) 43/22
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 13.4 -0.4 -0.3 -3.9 -- 7.6 -- -- 184 ( 7.7) 18/13
HOBART AIRPORT 14.8 +1.3 5.4 +0.7 3.3 0.0 0.4 9.9 223 ( 9.3) 35/15
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

36.2 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
36.0 NGUKURR AIRPORT N Rivers NT
36.0 BRADSHAW-ANGALLARI VALLEY (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT
36.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
36.0 BRADSHAW-KOOLENDONG VALLEY (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT
36.0 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA

+8.4 : 29.5 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
+8.4 : 30.7 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
+8.1 : 27.1 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
+7.5 : 26.7 LEIGH CREEK AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA

24.3 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.1 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
23.9 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL

+11.1 : 15.0 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+9.3 : 13.7 INJUNE POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+8.3 : 13.0 ROMA AIRPORT Maranoa QLD
+7.3 : 13.2 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
+7.1 : 11.7 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA

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

0.2 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
3.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
3.4 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
4.2 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
4.4 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-8.0 : 10.0 MUNGLINUP WEST Goldfields WA
-6.5 : 12.8 NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
-5.7 : 11.8 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
-5.7 : 16.3 BULGA DOWNS Goldfields WA
-5.2 : 12.2 ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA

-6.5 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-4.5 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-4.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.8 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.8 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-3.8 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW

-8.9 : -3.2 BREWARRINA HOSPITAL Upper Darling NSW
-7.4 : -2.0 COONAWARRA Lower SE SA
-6.5 : -0.5 EYRE Eucla WA
-6.4 : -0.5 PADTHAWAY SOUTH Lower SE SA

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.
47.4 BICKLEY Lower West WA
43.0 DWELLINGUP Lower West WA
40.0 HUNTLY Lower West WA
38.2 MOUNT WILLIAM
36.8 KARNET Lower West WA

10.9 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.6 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
10.2 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.2 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
10.2 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW

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7.4 NURIOOTPA PIRSA Adelaide/Lofty SA
7.0 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
6.9 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
5.5 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
4.7 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS

1321 (55.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1204 (50.2) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
1141 (47.5) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
1011 (42.1) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
927 (38.6) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
924 (38.5) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
908 (37.8) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
858 (35.8) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
853 (35.5) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
801 (33.4) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
784 (32.7) SWANBOURNE Lower West WA
768 (32.0) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
737 (30.7) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
734 (30.6) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
720 (30.0) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
700 (29.2) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
696 (29.0) ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
681 (28.4) MANDURAH Lower West WA
657 (27.4) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
657 (27.4) GERALDTON AIRPORT Central West WA
656 (27.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
652 (27.2) NEWDEGATE RESEARCH STATION Cent Wheatbelt WA
643 (26.8) JACUP Cent Wheatbelt WA
638 (26.6) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
637 (26.5) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
626 (26.1) ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
614 (25.6) CUNDERDIN AIRFIELD Cent Wheatbelt WA
608 (25.3) JANDAKOT AERO Lower West WA
604 (25.2) KATANNING Cent Wheatbelt WA
603 (25.1) ESPERANCE Lower West WA
602 (25.1) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
601 (25.0) MUNGLINUP WEST Goldfields WA
100/00 ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
91/23 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
91/22 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
87/01 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
81/02 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
81/23 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
81/23 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast 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.
ISLANDS
Islands
COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT
18.8mm in 6 min to 09:06 188.0mm/h
18.8mm in 1 hr to 09:30 18.8mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
ROTTNEST ISLAND : 100(220/ 82 ) at 01:00
CAPE LEEUWIN : 87(210/ 65 ) at 01:23
NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 80(330/ 72 ) at 23:30
TASMANIA
Southeast
KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) : 78(330/ 65 ) at 23:30
W Coast
MOUNT READ : 91( 20/ 69 ) at 22:55