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Summary of observations

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Data is as received at 16:52EST, 17/07/2020.

Major centres
2018 populations over 40,000 (QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC) or 20,000 (WA, NT ,SA, TAS)
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
GERALDTON AIRPORT 20.6 -- 11.3 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 416 (17.3) 39/22
PERTH AIRPORT 20.4 +2.4 12.5 +4.5 10.1 0.4 0.6 3.1 415 (17.3) 52/13
PERTH METRO 20.2 +1.7 12.5 +4.6 -- 1.0 -- -- 241 (10.0) 39/13
BUSSELTON AERO 18.4 +1.6 14.2 +7.3 -- 6.0 -- -- 626 (26.1) 54/01
BUNBURY 18.7 +1.4 13.4 +6.3 -- 17.4 -- -- 495 (20.6) 63/06
MANDURAH 18.6 +1.1 13.5 +2.8 -- 4.2 -- -- 610 (25.4) 54/12
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.2 -- 10.3 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 547 (22.8) 46/12
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 25.8 +9.0 10.3 +5.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 260 (10.8) 41/22
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.3 +1.7 18.3 -1.0 18.0 0.0 3.6 10.9 294 (12.3) 37/10
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 19.1 -0.8 -0.6 -4.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 203 ( 8.5) 39/14
WHYALLA AERO 17.1 0.0 2.7 -2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 318 (13.3) 18/07
PARAFIELD AIRPORT 17.9 +2.7 1.4 -4.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 173 ( 7.2) 21/15
ADELAIDE AIRPORT 15.5 +0.5 4.0 -3.1 0.1 0.0 1.0 9.5 285 (11.9) 18/13
VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY) 16.1 +0.6 4.2 -2.5 -- 0.0 1.0 -- -- --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 15.4 +2.2 1.1 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 228 ( 9.5) 18/09
CAIRNS AERO 25.4 -0.4 13.1 -4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 337 (14.0) 35/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 24.3 -0.9 6.5 -7.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 193 ( 8.0) 34/14
MACKAY AERO 21.6 -1.1 4.7 -6.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 311 (13.0) 34/10
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 22.8 -0.5 7.2 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 211 ( 8.8) 41/11
BUNDABERG AERO 22.4 +0.1 7.0 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 351 (14.6) 39/09
GLADSTONE AIRPORT 23.9 +0.7 9.3 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 223 ( 9.3) 31/10
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT 22.3 +0.5 4.0 -6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 284 (11.8) 31/09
COOLANGATTA 20.6 -0.1 4.6 -5.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 182 ( 7.6) 31/09
BRISBANE AERO 21.5 +0.5 5.5 -3.7 0.3 0.0 -- 10.0 433 (18.0) 35/10
SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT 20.8 -0.4 8.8 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 421 (17.5) 44/08
BRISBANE 21.8 -0.3 8.4 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 189 ( 7.9) 26/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT -- -- 2.4 -4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 493 (20.5) --
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 15.1 -1.3 0.0 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 194 ( 8.1) 30/14
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 20.7 -- 11.9 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 474 (19.8) 48/11
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 17.8 -1.2 12.6 +6.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 610 (25.4) 54/09
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 16.3 -0.9 10.5 +4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 557 (23.2) 46/15
CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS 17.0 -0.5 9.5 +5.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 348 (14.5) 41/12
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 8.3 -1.6 -1.8 -2.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 422 (17.6) 35/11
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 15.2 -2.0 9.5 +2.2 -- 0.0 4.4 2.1 752 (31.3) 63/15
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 15.3 -1.1 9.7 +1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL COMPARISON) -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
BADGERYS CREEK AWS 16.9 -0.6 7.3 +3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 426 (17.8) 43/09
ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) 16.6 -1.2 10.3 +4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 650 (27.1) 59/08
CANBERRA AIRPORT 12.8 0.0 3.6 +3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 387 (16.1) 41/13
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 13.2 +0.4 -1.8 -4.6 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 13.9 +0.7 0.6 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 98 ( 4.1) 22/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 17.5 +2.0 -1.2 -5.6 -- 0.0 4.1 -- 113 ( 4.7) 21/15
BENDIGO AIRPORT 13.0 +0.4 -1.0 -3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 152 ( 6.3) 39/11
SHEPPARTON AIRPORT 12.9 -0.4 0.1 -3.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 128 ( 5.3) 22/14
MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) 13.4 -0.3 4.7 +1.0 -- 1.6 -- -- 148 ( 6.2) 17/13
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 12.3 -0.9 3.2 -2.3 1.0 0.2 0.6 3.3 218 ( 9.1) 28/14
MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK) 11.5 -- 4.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 121 ( 5.0) 35/10
BREAKWATER (GEELONG RACECOURSE) 14.3 -- 1.3 -- -- 0.4 -- -- 165 ( 6.9) 65/11
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.3 +1.2 -0.9 -4.1 -- 0.4 -- -- 338 (14.1) 34/10
WYNYARD AIRPORT 13.3 +0.6 0.8 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 257 (10.7) 18/08
DEVONPORT AIRPORT 13.6 +0.8 2.7 -2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 379 (15.8) 28/00
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 13.0 +0.3 1.7 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 196 ( 8.2) 28/16
HOBART AIRPORT 11.3 -1.2 6.1 +1.9 3.3 0.0 0.8 -- 186 ( 7.8) 15/07
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 12.0 +0.3 4.6 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 154 ( 6.4) 18/22
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

33.9 NOONAMAH AIRSTRIP N Rivers NT
33.7 MIDDLE POINT N Rivers NT
33.3 DOUGLAS RIVER RESEARCH FARM N Rivers NT
33.1 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
33.0 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
33.0 OENPELLI AIRPORT N Rivers NT
33.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
33.0 KANGAROO FLATS (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT
33.0 MOUNT BUNDEY NORTH (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT
33.0 MOUNT BUNDEY SOUTH (DEFENCE) N Rivers NT

+10.1 : 27.6 BALLADONIA Eucla WA
+10.1 : 28.4 EYRE Eucla WA
+9.0 : 25.8 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+8.8 : 28.2 BULGA DOWNS Goldfields WA
+8.6 : 27.8 MEEKATHARRA AIRPORT E Gascoyne WA
+8.6 : 27.7 LEONORA AERO Goldfields WA

26.0 COCOS ISLAND NTC AWS Islands ISL
25.6 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.8 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.4 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
24.3 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+8.1 : 10.3 BEGA AWS South Coast NSW
+7.9 : 14.0 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
+7.6 : 13.5 LEONORA AERO Goldfields WA
+7.3 : 14.2 BUSSELTON AERO Lower West WA
+6.3 : 12.6 PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS MidNorth Coast S NSW
+6.3 : 17.2 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
+6.3 : 13.4 BUNBURY Lower West WA

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

-1.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-0.4 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-0.3 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
1.4 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
4.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW

-4.3 : 7.1 COMBIENBAR AWS E Gippsland VIC
-3.8 : 9.3 MOUNT NOWA NOWA E Gippsland VIC
-3.5 : 11.6 ORBOST E Gippsland VIC
-3.4 : 11.1 YANCO AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE Riverina E NSW
-3.2 : 11.2 NARRANDERA AIRPORT AWS Riverina E NSW
-3.2 : 6.4 GELANTIPY E Gippsland VIC

-4.8 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-4.7 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-4.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.4 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.0 TUMBARUMBA POST OFFICE SW Slopes S NSW
-4.0 ARLTUNGA N Plateau NT

-8.1 : 6.3 ALVA BEACH Central Coast E QLD
-7.8 : 3.4 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
-7.8 : 3.0 WOOLSHED Central Coast E QLD
-7.4 : 5.6 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA
-7.3 : -3.9 HOPETOUN AIRPORT Mallee S VIC

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.
25.4 THOMSON BROOK Lower West WA
24.0 FERGUSON VALLEY Lower West WA
23.0 POWERLINE TM Central Coast E QLD
23.0 FERGUSON VALLEY ALERT
19.8 MARRIWOOD Lower West WA

10.9 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.0 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
9.5 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
9.5 NURIOOTPA PIRSA Adelaide/Lofty SA
9.5 WELLINGTON (D&J RURAL) CW Slopes S NSW

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3.1 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
2.1 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
2.1 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
2.0 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS
1.5 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS

1130 (47.1) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
1038 (43.3) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
946 (39.4) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
935 (39.0) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
895 (37.3) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
871 (36.3) JERVIS BAY (POINT PERPENDICULAR AWS) Illawarra NSW
866 (36.1) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
848 (35.3) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
843 (35.1) SYDNEY HARBOUR (WEDDING CAKE WEST) Sydney--east NSW
834 (34.8) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
809 (33.7) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
774 (32.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
752 (31.3) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
737 (30.7) BELLAMBI AWS Illawarra NSW
711 (29.6) KIAMA (BOMBO HEADLAND) Illawarra NSW
700 (29.2) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
679 (28.3) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
674 (28.1) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
653 (27.2) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
650 (27.1) ALBION PARK (SHELLHARBOUR AIRPORT) Illawarra NSW
633 (26.4) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
628 (26.2) TAREE AIRPORT AWS MidNorth Coast S NSW
626 (26.1) BUSSELTON AERO Lower West WA
624 (26.0) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
610 (25.4) MANDURAH Lower West WA
610 (25.4) PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS MidNorth Coast S NSW
89/06 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
76/13 JERVIS BAY (POINT PERPENDICULAR AWS) Illawarra NSW
72/08 MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
72/10 ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
68/05 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA

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
Central West
GERALDTON AIRPORT
17.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.7mm/h
Lower West
DWELLINGUP
10.8mm in 30 min to 13:00 21.6mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 13:00 10.8mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 13:30 12.4mm/h
BUNBURY
11.2mm in 1 hr to 07:30 11.2mm/h
DONNYBROOK AG STATION
13.4mm in 1 hr to 07:30 13.4mm/h
JURIEN BAY AG STATION
11.8mm in 1 hr to 18:00 11.8mm/h
Cent Wheatbelt
EJANDING AG STATION
11.8mm in 1 hr to 23:30 11.8mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
CAPE LEEUWIN : 82(320/ 63 ) at 04:39
NEW SOUTH WALES
Sydney--east
WATTAMOLLA AWS : 95(170/ 76 ) at 18:30