Wednesday 14 OCT 2020
 

Home
Daily Weather
Summary indexes
2020 2019
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Previous years

About:
About the DWS

 

2020

Oct

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
      01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  

Sep

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
  01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30        

Aug

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
          01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31            

Jul

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
    01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

Jun

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          

May

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
        01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Apr

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
    01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30      

Mar

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
            01
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31          

Feb

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
          01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29  

Jan

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
    01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

 

 

Monthly summaries:
from BoM

Find a place:
Google Maps |
Aust Gazetteer|
Geonames

Weather terms:
WeatherZone | BoM |
American Met Soc | NOAA | uk.sci.weather

National Daily Weather Summary


Records set | Charts | City summary | NATIONAL EXTREMES: Hottest, Coldest, Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
State extremes | Noteworthy observations | Capital observations | Regional observations | Alpine observations
Charts and data courtesy Bureau of Meteorology. MTSAT-1R operated by JMA
Weather, Climate and Site News

The information on this page fills gradually as it becomes available.

For weather news as it breaks, the sites on the Weather and Climate Media Reports page are recommended.


Provisional records set or equalled today

None known


Wednesday 14 OCT 2020 in charts
Surface charts Satellite images Rain & temperatures
4am EST Rainfall -- 24 hours to 9am

Week to 9am | SE AUS detail
10am EST Minimum temperature anomalies

See actual temperatures
4pm EST Maximum temperature anomalies

See actual temperatures
10pm EST Solar Radiation

Summary of observations

For notes on how to interpret the data and quality control issues, see Daily Weather Summary Help.
Data is as received at 19:12EST, 15/10/2020.

Observations and extremes for Wednesday 14 OCT 2020
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 24.7 -- 16.5 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 365 (15.2) 39/10
PERTH AIRPORT 23.9 +1.1 11.8 +1.5 10.0 0.0 5.6 7.1 274 (11.4) 39/15
PERTH METRO 23.2 -0.2 15.2 +3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 195 ( 8.1) 37/16
BUSSELTON AERO 22.7 +1.4 13.2 +4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 383 (16.0) 52/15
BUNBURY 23.2 +2.1 13.9 +4.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 234 ( 9.8) 41/12
MANDURAH 23.4 +1.5 15.2 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 295 (12.3) 41/15
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.6 -- 14.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 426 (17.8) 39/13
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 37.4 +11.5 20.5 +9.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 417 (17.4) 55/14
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.2 -0.1 25.6 +0.7 25.5 0.0 8.0 10.4 234 ( 9.8) 30/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 32.3 +1.2 12.1 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 322 (13.4) 44/11
WHYALLA AERO 34.7 +10.5 12.5 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 243 (10.1) 57/17
PARAFIELD AIRPORT 33.3 +11.3 10.5 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 140 ( 5.8) 39/13
ADELAIDE AIRPORT 32.2 +11.0 13.1 +2.4 10.9 0.0 6.2 8.5 233 ( 9.7) 39/12
VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY) 31.5 +10.9 8.5 -0.5 -- 0.0 2.8 -- -- --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 23.8 +5.7 4.3 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 296 (12.3) 34/16
CAIRNS AERO 30.1 +0.5 22.4 +1.8 -- 1.8 -- -- 455 (19.0) 44/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.8 +0.3 21.4 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 558 (23.3) 48/09
MACKAY AERO 28.6 +0.2 21.4 +3.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 650 (27.1) 43/07
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 28.4 -1.3 18.5 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 366 (15.3) 39/19
BUNDABERG AERO 27.9 +0.9 15.9 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 504 (21.0) 55/15
GLADSTONE AIRPORT 28.1 +0.5 19.0 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 479 (20.0) 54/16
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT 27.0 +0.5 15.6 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 419 (17.5) 44/10
COOLANGATTA 25.0 +0.3 15.9 -0.2 -- 8.8 -- -- 361 (15.0) 52/14
BRISBANE AERO 25.0 -0.4 15.2 -0.6 13.0 1.8 -- 5.1 373 (15.5) 44/15
SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT 25.6 0.0 19.6 +3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 579 (24.1) 48/15
BRISBANE 24.7 -2.3 15.8 -0.6 -- 1.2 -- -- 161 ( 6.7) 41/12
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 23.2 -1.3 12.4 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 553 (23.0) 50/19
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 29.2 +3.5 8.3 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 310 (12.9) 34/09
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 23.1 -- 9.6 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 197 ( 8.2) 26/11
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 25.0 +0.9 6.6 -5.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 251 (10.5) --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 23.3 -0.5 12.1 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 389 (16.2) 43/01
CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS 23.7 -1.6 11.8 +1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 232 ( 9.7) 28/16
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 21.1 +2.8 5.4 -0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 290 (12.1) 26/11
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 22.2 -0.5 16.7 +3.4 15.4 0.0 7.8 11.2 604 (25.2) 41/01
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 23.0 +0.9 17.0 +3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
BADGERYS CREEK AWS 24.2 -0.7 12.2 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 154 ( 6.4) 28/16
ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) 20.9 -2.1 12.9 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 329 (13.7) 26/00
CANBERRA AIRPORT 21.2 -0.4 12.0 +5.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 286 (11.9) 34/19
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 26.7 +5.0 13.1 +5.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 275 (11.5) 35/02
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 26.4 +4.4 10.9 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 106 ( 4.4) 30/14
MILDURA AIRPORT 33.3 +9.2 12.3 +2.5 -- 0.0 8.0 12.0 160 ( 6.7) 26/15
BENDIGO AIRPORT 26.1 +5.2 6.8 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 386 (16.1) 26/00
SHEPPARTON AIRPORT 26.5 +4.3 7.4 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 252 (10.5) 21/10
MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) 19.5 -0.1 12.3 +4.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 448 (18.7) 37/10
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 24.2 +4.7 11.0 +2.5 8.4 0.0 2.8 6.5 338 (14.1) 44/22
MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK) 22.7 -- 11.9 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 210 ( 8.8) 24/15
BREAKWATER (GEELONG RACECOURSE) 22.6 -- 10.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 310 (12.9) 26/04
BALLARAT AERODROME 21.9 +5.2 7.8 +1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 558 (23.3) 43/01
WYNYARD AIRPORT 15.1 -1.2 10.1 +3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 475 (19.8) 48/10
DEVONPORT AIRPORT 15.9 0.0 7.2 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 476 (19.8) 48/11
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 17.8 -0.4 4.2 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 243 (10.1) 39/17
HOBART AIRPORT 17.5 +0.1 4.0 -3.6 1.0 0.2 4.0 -- 381 (15.9) 54/21
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 18.4 +1.4 4.9 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 361 (15.0) 54/21
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 for Wednesday 14 OCT 2020
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

43.6 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
43.4 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
42.6 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
42.6 YAMPI SOUND (DEFENCE) W Kimberley WA
42.2 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA

+18.4 : 41.4 RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
+18.2 : 41.5 EYRE Eucla WA
+15.4 : 38.7 EUCLA Eucla WA
+13.8 : 38.9 BALLADONIA Eucla WA
+12.7 : 37.4 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA

27.8 DARWIN NTC AWS N Rivers NT
27.7 DUM IN MIRRIE AIRSTRIP N Rivers NT
27.2 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.9 WARRUWI AIRPORT N Rivers NT
26.2 SWEERS ISLAND Gulf Country QLD

+9.6 : 19.1 NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
+9.3 : 20.5 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+8.9 : 16.6 MOUNT LOFTY Adelaide/Lofty SA
+8.8 : 19.0 MINNIPA PIRSA W Agricultural SA
+7.7 : 22.2 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA

Coldest for Wednesday 14 OCT 2020
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

7.3 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
9.1 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
9.9 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
11.7 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
12.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-6.1 : 24.9 TAMBO POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD
-5.4 : 16.7 BEGA AWS South Coast NSW
-5.2 : 15.0 GLEN INNES AG RESEARCH STN N Tablelands W NSW
-4.5 : 13.6 BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.3 : 28.0 BARCALDINE POST OFFICE Central West QLD

-3.6 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-1.3 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
-0.8 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
-0.1 ROSS (THE BOULEVARDS) Midlands TAS
0.1 WARRA W Coast TAS

-6.8 : 6.1 LISMORE AIRPORT AWS North Coast NSW
-6.1 : 15.7 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
-5.5 : 6.6 PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS MidNorth Coast S NSW
-5.5 : 1.1 CAMPANIA (KINCORA) Southeast TAS
-5.4 : 0.4 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS

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.
26.0 CARNARVON STATION Central Highlands QLD
20.4 GINNINDERRA (CHARNWOOD (ACT)) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
17.2 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
17.0 MT SOPHIA N Coast--Barron QLD
16.0 MCALLISTER STATION Gulf Country QLD

12.0 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
11.8 NURIOOTPA PIRSA Adelaide/Lofty SA
11.2 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
10.6 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
10.6 BICHENO (COUNCIL DEPOT) E Coast TAS

.....

8.1 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
8.0 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
7.1 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
6.5 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
5.1 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

1089 (45.4) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1038 (43.3) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
955 (39.8) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
952 (39.7) FREDERICK REEF Islands ISL
937 (39.0) BOUGAINVILLE REEF Islands ISL
929 (38.7) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
928 (38.7) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
926 (38.6) HOLMES REEF Islands ISL
923 (38.5) CATO ISLAND Islands ISL
922 (38.4) GANNET CAY Islands ISL
905 (37.7) MARION REEF Islands ISL
898 (37.4) CREAL REEF Islands ISL
897 (37.4) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
812 (33.8) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
795 (33.1) ARLINGTON REEF Islands ISL
779 (32.5) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
777 (32.4) WATTAMOLLA AWS Sydney--east NSW
774 (32.3) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
771 (32.1) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
758 (31.6) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
753 (31.4) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
744 (31.0) HAY POINT Central Coast E QLD
737 (30.7) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
734 (30.6) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
722 (30.1) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
719 (30.0) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
718 (29.9) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
711 (29.6) LUCINDA POINT N Coast--Herbert QLD
698 (29.1) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
692 (28.8) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
678 (28.3) SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND E Central VIC
669 (27.9) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
667 (27.8) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
659 (27.5) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
656 (27.3) WALUNGURRU AIRPORT N Plateau NT
650 (27.1) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
650 (27.1) MACKAY AERO Central Coast E QLD
646 (26.9) CAPE FERGUSON NTC AWS N Coast--Herbert QLD
636 (26.5) LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD
634 (26.4) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
629 (26.2) REDCLIFFE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
629 (26.2) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
626 (26.1) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
623 (26.0) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
623 (26.0) ALVA BEACH Central Coast E QLD
615 (25.6) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
609 (25.4) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
604 (25.2) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
604 (25.2) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
601 (25.0) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
85/18 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
81/12 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
78/18 MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
78/23 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
76/12 CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS

High realtime reports for Wednesday 14 OCT 2020
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.
None reported

TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM : 76( 60/ 63 ) at 13:00
Southeast
TASMAN ISLAND : 83( 10/ 63 ) at 23:31
W Coast
MOUNT READ : 85( 20/ 63 ) at 21:00