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National Daily Weather Summary


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Summary of observations

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Data is as received at 15:52EST, 31/01/2020.

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 25.2 -6.6 18.3 +1.3 16.6 0.6 9.4 11.4 505 (21.0) 52/09
BUNBURY 24.2 -5.6 15.4 0.0 -- 0.8 -- -- 367 (15.3) 43/14
MANDURAH 23.0 -6.4 17.4 -1.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 405 (16.9) 43/04
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.3 +1.5 22.5 -2.4 27.4 6.2 2.6 8.8 520 (21.7) 46/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 31.6 -4.8 22.3 +0.8 -- 18.8 -- -- 427 (17.8) 50/13
WHYALLA AERO 45.1 +14.9 17.4 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 229 ( 9.5) 70/21
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 43.9 +14.3 21.2 +3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 128 ( 5.3) 28/09
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 42.1 +16.7 14.8 +3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 341 (14.2) 50/18
MOUNT ISA AERO 32.8 -3.7 23.9 +0.1 -- 10.8 -- -- 519 (21.6) 48/14
CAIRNS AERO 30.0 -1.5 24.1 +0.4 -- 38.0 -- -- 131 ( 5.5) 26/21
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.6 -0.8 24.9 +0.6 -- 59.8 -- -- 241 (10.0) 37/19
MACKAY M.O 30.5 +0.3 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- 37/13
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 34.1 +2.1 24.1 +1.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 268 (11.2) 37/14
BUNDABERG AERO 32.7 +2.4 22.8 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 282 (11.8) 37/12
COOLANGATTA -- -- 22.6 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 289 (12.0) --
BRISBANE AERO 30.3 +1.2 24.0 +2.6 21.5 0.0 -- 11.6 401 (16.7) 31/15
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT -- -- 20.7 +3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 473 (19.7) --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 30.8 +2.9 22.5 +4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 372 (15.5) 31/13
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 28.9 +0.7 19.4 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 353 (14.7) 37/15
BATHURST AIRPORT AWS 35.9 +6.9 15.4 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 321 (13.4) 37/00
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 34.8 +7.4 14.9 +1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 316 (13.2) 30/11
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 41.2 +7.7 22.3 +3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 503 (21.0) 46/03
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 31.4 +4.7 20.3 +1.3 16.1 0.0 7.6 11.7 269 (11.2) 44/15
RICHMOND RAAF 34.6 +4.2 18.0 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 230 ( 9.6) 30/17
BELLAMBI AWS 26.3 +1.3 19.1 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 317 (13.2) 50/17
CANBERRA AIRPORT 37.3 -- 13.4 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 295 (12.3) 30/15
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 40.7 +8.8 22.9 +6.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 352 (14.7) 34/05
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 40.3 +7.7 17.5 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 121 ( 5.0) 26/13
MILDURA AIRPORT 43.8 +11.3 19.2 +2.4 -- 0.0 24.0 11.0 263 (11.0) 46/01
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 38.8 +9.0 13.9 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 245 (10.2) 28/09
BENDIGO AIRPORT 39.8 +9.6 13.9 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 270 (11.3) 35/14
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 39.3 +12.7 14.9 +1.0 9.9 0.0 11.0 13.3 322 (13.4) 50/10
BALLARAT AERODROME 37.2 +12.0 13.1 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 227 ( 9.5) 52/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 32.5 +7.9 15.5 +3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 443 (18.5) 50/14
HOBART AIRPORT 36.6 +13.9 17.6 +5.4 14.0 0.0 10.0 13.6 469 (19.5) 61/09
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

47.7 RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
47.3 EUCLA Eucla WA
46.9 FORREST Eucla WA
46.7 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
46.2 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA

+22.4 : 47.7 RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
+21.2 : 47.3 EUCLA Eucla WA
+18.6 : 46.7 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+18.5 : 43.8 STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
+18.4 : 41.3 PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC

31.7 THARGOMINDAH AIRPORT Far SW QLD
31.4 ROXBY DOWNS (OLYMPIC DAM AERODROME) NW Pastoral SA
31.2 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
31.0 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
31.0 LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITOR INFORMATION CENT Upper Darling NSW
31.0 TIBOOBURRA AIRPORT Far Northwest NSW

+12.2 : 28.0 KIMBA W Agricultural SA
+11.8 : 28.5 EUCLA Eucla WA
+11.0 : 23.8 MOUNT LOFTY Adelaide/Lofty SA
+10.3 : 23.0 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
+10.3 : 26.0 MAITLAND Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA

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

17.0 BURNIE NTC AWS N Coast TAS
17.0 MOUNT BARKER Lower West WA
17.1 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
17.8 ALBANY Lower West WA
18.7 ROCKY GULLY Lower West WA

-10.1 : 26.0 CARNAMAH Central West WA
-10.0 : 20.6 BICKLEY Lower West WA
-9.9 : 27.0 MULLEWA Central West WA
-9.3 : 25.6 GOOMALLING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-9.3 : 17.0 MOUNT BARKER Lower West WA

7.4 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
8.0 COLDSTREAM COMPARISON E Central VIC
8.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
8.4 COLDSTREAM E Central VIC
8.7 YARRAM AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC

-4.4 : 8.7 YARRAM AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
-4.1 : 18.0 KULGERA N Plateau NT
-4.1 : 19.4 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
-3.7 : 9.8 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
-3.7 : 18.9 GLADSTONE RADAR Wide Bay/Burnett QLD

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.
114.0 MOSSMAN SOUTH ALCHERA DRIVE N Coast--Barron QLD
80.0 MOUNT CARBINE TOWNSHIP N Coast--Barron QLD
70.8 MOUNT STUART (DEFENCE) N Coast--Herbert QLD
69.0 BLADENSBURG Northwest QLD
62.0 MUTARNEE STORE N Coast--Herbert QLD

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
55.1 HUMPTY DOO COLLARD ROAD
54.8 NOONAMAH AIRSTRIP

QUEENSLAND
Gulf Country
58.2 BOODJAMULLA - LAWN HILL NP
N Coast--Barron
114.0 MOSSMAN SOUTH ALCHERA DRIVE
80.0 MOUNT CARBINE TOWNSHIP
59.6 WHITE CLIFF POINT
50.0 MT SOPHIA
N Coast--Herbert
70.8 MOUNT STUART (DEFENCE)
62.0 MUTARNEE STORE
62.0 ALLINGHAM FORREST DRIVE
59.8 TOWNSVILLE AERO
55.0 MACKNADE SUGAR MILL
54.8 BAMBAROO
52.5 LUCINDA TOWNSHIP
50.0 ROLLINGSTONE
Northwest
69.0 BLADENSBURG

13.6 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
13.3 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
13.3 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
13.0 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS
12.6 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS

.....

11.4 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
11.1 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
11.0 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
9.3 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
8.8 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT

1382 (57.6) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1206 (50.3) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
985 (41.0) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
960 (40.0) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
921 (38.4) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
875 (36.5) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
850 (35.4) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
841 (35.0) TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
809 (33.7) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
809 (33.7) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
803 (33.5) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
801 (33.4) BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
783 (32.6) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
777 (32.4) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
775 (32.3) LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
767 (32.0) ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
746 (31.1) BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
714 (29.8) OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
702 (29.3) LAUNCESTON AIRPORT N Coast TAS
685 (28.5) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
680 (28.3) COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
674 (28.1) SHARK BAY AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
648 (27.0) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
646 (26.9) TREPELL AIRPORT Northwest QLD
644 (26.8) KARRATHA AERO E Pilbara WA
631 (26.3) LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD
628 (26.2) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
627 (26.1) LEGENDRE ISLAND E Pilbara WA
624 (26.0) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
623 (26.0) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
620 (25.8) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
610 (25.4) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
608 (25.3) ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
124/07 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
102/04 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
96/09 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
94/17 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
94/20 MARREE AERO NE Pastoral SA
94/07 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W 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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
JABIRU AIRPORT
8.2mm in 19 min to 02:00 25.9mm/h
OENPELLI AIRPORT
10.4mm in 1 hr to 17:00 10.4mm/h
NOONAMAH AIRSTRIP
8.0mm in 23 min to 11:00 20.9mm/h
10.6mm in 1 hr to 14:30 10.6mm/h
DALY WATERS AIRSTRIP
16.8mm in 1 hr to 00:00 16.8mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 00:30 7.3mm/h
6.0mm in 4 min to 19:30 90.0mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 19:30 11.0mm/h
14.0mm in 1 hr to 20:00 14.0mm/h
PORT KEATS AIRPORT
17.0mm in 3 hr to 00:30 5.7mm/h
KANGAROO FLATS (DEFENCE)
10.0mm in 30 min to 13:00 20.0mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 13:00 10.4mm/h
19.8mm in 1 hr to 13:30 19.8mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 14:00 11.2mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 14:30 10.4mm/h
31.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 10.3mm/h
N Plateau
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT
10.2mm in 1 hr to 05:00 10.2mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 05:30 13.6mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 06:30 5.0mm/h
JERVOIS
15.0mm in 3 hr to 00:30 5.0mm/h
7.2mm in 11 min to 18:50 39.3mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 19:00 10.8mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 19:30 11.8mm/h
TERRITORY GRAPE FARM
10.0mm in 1 hr to 04:30 10.0mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 05:00 11.0mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 06:30 7.0mm/h
QUEENSLAND
N Peninsula
WEIPA AERO
8.4mm in 18 min to 12:23 28.0mm/h
14.6mm in 1 hr to 12:30 14.6mm/h
15.8mm in 1 hr to 13:00 15.8mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 7.0mm/h
COCONUT ISLAND
16.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.3mm/h
HORN ISLAND
6.0mm in 3 min to 08:00 120.0mm/h
23.6mm in 29 min to 08:30 48.8mm/h
33.4mm in 1 hr to 08:30 33.4mm/h
29.2mm in 1 hr to 09:00 29.2mm/h
38.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 12.7mm/h
SCHERGER RAAF
18.0mm in 30 min to 13:00 36.0mm/h
25.6mm in 1 hr to 13:00 25.6mm/h
8.8mm in 23 min to 13:30 23.0mm/h
29.2mm in 1 hr to 13:30 29.2mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 14:00 12.4mm/h
38.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 12.7mm/h
Gulf Country
JULIA CREEK AIRPORT
14.0mm in 11 min to 17:30 76.4mm/h
19.2mm in 1 hr to 17:30 19.2mm/h
21.0mm in 27 min to 17:57 46.7mm/h
44.0mm in 1 hr to 18:00 44.0mm/h
44.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 14.7mm/h
31.0mm in 1 hr to 18:30 31.0mm/h
10.6mm in 1 hr to 19:00 10.6mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.0mm/h
BURKETOWN AIRPORT
19.2mm in 30 min to 12:00 38.4mm/h
20.6mm in 1 hr to 12:00 20.6mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 9.0mm/h
19.8mm in 1 hr to 12:30 19.8mm/h
MOUNT ISA AERO
4.6mm in 11 min to 18:30 25.1mm/h
CENTURY MINE
11.6mm in 30 min to 07:30 23.2mm/h
18.0mm in 1 hr to 07:30 18.0mm/h
13.4mm in 1 hr to 08:00 13.4mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 6.7mm/h
LAKE JULIUS AWS
1.4mm in 1 min to 16:00 84.0mm/h
Upper Carpentaria
RICHMOND AIRPORT
3.0mm in 2 min to 18:30 90.0mm/h
4.4mm in 3 min to 18:33 88.0mm/h
6.6mm in 16 min to 18:49 24.8mm/h
14.4mm in 1 hr to 19:00 14.4mm/h
11.6mm in 1 hr to 19:30 11.6mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.3mm/h
N Coast--Barron
CAIRNS AERO
15.4mm in 23 min to 05:30 40.2mm/h
18.4mm in 1 hr to 05:30 18.4mm/h
20.6mm in 1 hr to 06:00 20.6mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 7.0mm/h
COOKTOWN AIRPORT
10.0mm in 12 min to 02:30 50.0mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 02:30 10.4mm/h
8.8mm in 25 min to 02:55 21.1mm/h
20.2mm in 1 hr to 03:00 20.2mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.7mm/h
12.8mm in 1 hr to 03:30 12.8mm/h
11.8mm in 28 min to 19:00 25.3mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 19:00 12.2mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 19:30 12.4mm/h
CAIRNS RACECOURSE
15.6mm in 1 hr to 09:00 15.6mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 6.3mm/h
N Coast--Herbert
SOUTH JOHNSTONE EXP STN
10.0mm in 30 min to 23:00 20.0mm/h
10.0mm in 1 hr to 23:00 10.0mm/h
13.4mm in 1 hr to 23:30 13.4mm/h
COWLEY BEACH (DEFENCE)
14.2mm in 1 hr to 08:30 14.2mm/h
17.4mm in 30 min to 23:30 34.8mm/h
17.4mm in 1 hr to 23:30 17.4mm/h
TOWNSVILLE - AIR WEAPONS RANGE (DEFENCE)
18.2mm in 30 min to 07:30 36.4mm/h
18.6mm in 1 hr to 07:30 18.6mm/h
26.4mm in 1 hr to 08:00 26.4mm/h
28.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 9.3mm/h
INNISFAIL AERODROME
10.8mm in 1 hr to 23:00 10.8mm/h
17.6mm in 1 hr to 23:30 17.6mm/h
Central Coast E
WOOLSHED
17.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.7mm/h
Northwest
CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP
19.6mm in 30 min to 05:30 39.2mm/h
27.4mm in 1 hr to 05:30 27.4mm/h
21.6mm in 1 hr to 06:00 21.6mm/h
31.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 10.3mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO
15.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.0mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
NE Pastoral
MARREE AERO : 95( 30/ 72 ) at 20:07
W Agricultural
CLEVE AERODROME : 78(360/ 63 ) at 22:56
CULTANA (DEFENCE) : 85( 20/ 67 ) at 20:30
TASMANIA
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 117(320/ 93 ) at 07:00
KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) : 102(290/ 78 ) at 08:30
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 96(280/ 56 ) at 11:00
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 85(280/ 67 ) at 11:37
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 91(320/ 69 ) at 09:38