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Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 2144 EST on 07/01/2007. 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

QLD

Warrego

044150

KAHMOO

75.6

68.0

01/04/1990

72

NSW

NW Plains W

052086

ROWENA (MAYLEIGH)

34.4

32.0

14/04/2003

16

NSW

MidNorth Coast S

060042

CRAVEN (LONGVIEW)

64.2

63.6

22/04/1974

35


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**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 22:32EST, 14/05/2012.

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
GERALDTON AIRPORT 31.1 +3.5 11.8 -3.6 8.3 0.0 7.6 -- 563 (23.5) 46/15
PERTH AIRPORT 26.4 +0.9 12.0 -0.9 10.1 0.0 4.6 10.7 531 (22.1) 58/01
ALBANY AIRPORT 20.7 -1.1 5.7 -5.9 4.7 0.2 2.0 9.0 235 ( 9.8) 37/09
BUNBURY 24.8 +0.7 12.8 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 329 (13.7) 37/08
MANDURAH 25.0 -- 15.0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 348 (14.5) 41/08
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.8 +0.1 23.6 -0.4 23.6 9.6 5.6 10.2 171 ( 7.1) 21/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 35.6 +7.4 23.5 +10.9 21.4 0.0 9.0 4.7 326 (13.6) 58/18
WHYALLA AERO 24.3 +0.7 13.6 +2.0 -- 0.0 7.8 -- 199 ( 8.3) 63/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 17.7 -4.9 14.0 +1.6 10.2 0.0 2.4 4.0 275 (11.5) 43/14
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.7 -4.7 11.6 +2.9 10.5 1.4 1.4 2.3 345 (14.4) 50/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 32.3 +0.4 22.0 +3.5 -- 25.0 -- -- 175 ( 7.3) 30/10
CAIRNS AERO 30.7 +1.5 24.8 +3.2 23.6 0.8 3.2 4.9 402 (16.8) 41/16
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.9 +1.3 24.3 +3.8 21.6 0.0 4.0 4.4 314 (13.1) 39/11
MACKAY M.O 28.0 +1.3 23.8 +3.7 -- 0.0 -- 6.1 437 (18.2) 39/05
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.8 +1.0 21.2 +3.4 20.3 0.0 5.2 -- 318 (13.3) 24/07
BUNDABERG AERO 29.5 +2.1 19.9 +2.4 -- 0.0 5.6 -- 329 (13.7) 35/14
NAMBOUR DPI 27.9 +1.8 17.2 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 26.9 +1.6 19.9 +2.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 164 ( 6.8) 34/09
BRISBANE AERO 28.1 +2.1 18.6 +2.4 17.0 0.0 5.2 10.2 258 (10.8) 30/00
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 26.1 +2.7 16.2 +2.9 -- 0.4 -- -- 477 (19.9) 35/20
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 26.1 +1.0 14.2 +1.4 13.3 14.6 4.6 -- 202 ( 8.4) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 26.8 +2.8 18.9 +3.7 17.8 0.0 2.2 7.6 381 (15.9) 32/14
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 26.8 +2.8 16.8 +3.1 -- 5.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 26.0 +2.4 16.2 +3.0 14.4 52.2 10.0 10.5 -- 37/08
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 27.1 +3.5 13.3 +1.4 10.3 1.6 -- -- 66 ( 2.8) 21/14
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 23.0 +4.5 8.3 +1.1 4.0 0.2 1.4 9.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 26.7 +2.2 13.1 +3.0 -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 25.9 +3.0 15.6 +1.5 12.3 1.2 1.4 10.4 343 (14.3) 28/21
RICHMOND RAAF 27.9 +4.0 13.5 +2.2 -- 3.4 -- -- 136 ( 5.7) 28/17
BELLAMBI AWS 25.7 +3.6 15.2 -0.2 -- 0.4 -- -- 270 (11.3) 43/23
CANBERRA AIRPORT 24.4 +4.4 4.9 -1.8 1.6 0.0 3.0 8.4 182 ( 7.6) 41/22
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 27.4 +4.9 7.6 -1.5 7.0 0.0 2.4 6.6 198 ( 8.3) 63/15
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 18.0 -4.4 7.9 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 43 ( 1.8) 52/20
MILDURA AIRPORT 21.5 -2.0 16.0 +5.9 13.2 0.0 3.4 6.8 237 ( 9.9) 65/16
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 21.4 -0.2 11.3 +3.1 9.3 0.2 -- -- 241 (10.0) 55/17
BENDIGO AIRPORT 22.1 +0.9 12.3 +4.9 -- 0.4 -- -- 222 ( 9.3) 65/15
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 24.7 +4.4 15.3 +4.5 13.8 1.4 2.2 -- 122 ( 5.1) 30/18
GEELONG AIRPORT 22.6 +2.6 11.1 +1.8 -- 1.0 -- -- 279 (11.6) 57/13
BALLARAT AERODROME 19.5 +1.9 8.4 +1.0 -- 0.4 -- -- 404 (16.8) 57/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 19.2 +0.3 10.7 +3.2 -- 0.6 -- -- 181 ( 7.5) 39/11
HOBART AIRPORT 19.8 +1.7 10.5 +1.8 5.2 0.0 3.0 4.6 339 (14.1) 39/19
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

38.5 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
37.0 TELFER AERO Interior WA
37.0 WULUNGURRU N Plateau NT
36.9 BALGO HILLS Interior WA
36.9 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD

+8.9 : 35.9 TIBOOBURRA POST OFFICE Far Northwest NSW
+8.2 : 34.6 WHITE CLIFFS POST OFFICE Far Northwest NSW
+7.9 : 34.1 WILCANNIA (REID ST) Far Northwest NSW
+7.4 : 35.6 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+6.9 : 34.5 TIBOOBURRA AIRPORT Far Northwest NSW

28.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
27.4 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
27.0 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
26.3 CENTRE ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.1 NORMANTON AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
26.1 VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL

+10.9 : 23.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+9.1 : 24.6 YUENDUMU N Plateau NT
+7.5 : 15.5 GLUEPOT RESERVE (GLUEPOT) Northeast SA
+7.4 : 14.5 COONABARABRAN (NAMOI STREET) CW Slopes N NSW
+7.3 : 24.1 URANDANGI Northwest QLD

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

6.2 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
6.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
7.5 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
8.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
8.0 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC

-7.5 : 15.0 KEITH Mallee/Upper SE SA
-6.2 : 16.0 NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
-6.0 : 16.3 STRATHALBYN RACECOURSE Murray Valley SA
-5.9 : 17.5 DENILIQUIN AIRPORT AWS Riverina E NSW
-5.8 : 17.2 TOCUMWAL AIRPORT Riverina E NSW

0.5 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
1.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
2.0 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
2.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
2.1 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-5.9 : 5.7 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
-5.7 : 5.0 SHANNON Lower West WA
-5.6 : 6.5 WINDY HARBOUR Lower West WA
-5.1 : 5.6 WITCHCLIFFE Lower West WA
-4.4 : 6.2 JACUP Cent Wheatbelt WA

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.
143.6 CAPE TRIBULATION STORE N Coast--Barron QLD
95.0 ROCKY POINT SUGAR MILL Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
90.0 LAKE FINNISS FARM N Rivers NT
83.8 GRAHAM RANGE N Coast--Barron QLD
81.0 DAINTREE TEA N Coast--Barron QLD

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
90.0 LAKE FINNISS FARM

QUEENSLAND
N Coast--Barron
143.6 CAPE TRIBULATION STORE
83.8 GRAHAM RANGE
81.0 DAINTREE TEA
63.0 TOPAZ
52.4 HAZELMERE
Central West
57.0 WELLSHOT
Brisbane/SE Coast
95.0 ROCKY POINT SUGAR MILL
Warrego
75.6 KAHMOO
53.4 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE

NEW SOUTH WALES
MidNorth Coast S
64.2 CRAVEN (LONGVIEW)
55.2 NUMBER ONE (MURRAYS CREEK)
53.6 GLOUCESTER (HIAWATHA)
Hunter Valley
52.2 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF
51.6 RYLSTONE (KELGOOLA)
C Tablelands N
64.0 LEADVILLE (DAYMAR)

11.2 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
11.1 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
10.8 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.7 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
10.6 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW

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2.3 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
2.3 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
2.2 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
1.6 EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
1.5 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

891 (37.1) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
836 (34.8) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
811 (33.8) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
805 (33.5) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
792 (33.0) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
762 (31.8) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
736 (30.7) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
724 (30.2) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
685 (28.5) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
661 (27.5) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
637 (26.5) KILMORE GAP N Central VIC
618 (25.8) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
107/17 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
96/16 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
87/19 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
85/08 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
85/23 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL

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
N Kimberley
TRUSCOTT
9.8mm in 44 min to 16:00 13.4mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT
5.0mm in 13 min to 00:30 23.1mm/h
QUEENSLAND
N Peninsula
HORN ISLAND
19.0mm in 59 min to 17:00 19.3mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.3mm/h
N Coast--Barron
CAIRNS AERO
10.4mm in 1 hr to 23:00 10.4mm/h
5.2mm in 15 min to 23:15 20.8mm/h
14.0mm in 1 hr to 23:30 14.0mm/h
CAPE FLATTERY
26.4mm in 1 hr to 03:00 26.4mm/h
29.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 9.7mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
NW Slopes S
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS
15.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.0mm/h
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS
10.6mm in 1 hr to 17:00 10.6mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.3mm/h
SW Slopes S
CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS
8.6mm in 42 min to 17:00 12.3mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 17:00 10.2mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.7mm/h
VICTORIA
W Gippsland
MT BAW BAW
11.8mm in 1 hr to 18:00 11.8mm/h
14.8mm in 1 hr to 18:30 14.8mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.0mm/h
TASMANIA
N Coast
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT COMPARISON
17.8mm in 1 hr to 17:00 17.8mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 7.7mm/h
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT
13.0mm in 1 hr to 17:00 13.0mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.0mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO
21.0mm in 3 hr to 13:00 7.0mm/h
50.0mm in 3 hr to 16:00 16.7mm/h
71.0mm in 6 hr to 16:00 11.8mm/h
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
6.4mm in 12 min to 14:00 32.0mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 14:00 10.4mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 15:30 8.3mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 82(320/ 65 ) at 18:54
VICTORIA
Upper NE
MT HOTHAM : 93(330/ 67 ) at 16:00
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 108(250/ 85 ) at 17:30
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 80(232/ 70 ) at 20:30
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 70(220/ 63 ) at 22:30
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 83(240/ 65 ) at 23:23