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Prs Ext Rec Not War Rdr Cht Rfl Rec


Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 1816 EST on 12/01/2007. 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

NSW

Sydney--east

066179

BRONTE SURF CLUB

42.0

37.8

03/06/1919

11

NSW

Sydney--east

066194

CANTERBURY RACECOURSE AWS

45.2

41.0

23/06/1998

11

NSW

Sydney--east

066195

SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK (SYDNEY OLYMPIC PK A

37.4

36.4

30/06/2005

11

Lowest minimum temperature

TAS

Derwent Valley

095063

MAYDENA POST OFFICE

-4.2

-3.9

03/06/1998

13

-3.9

26/03/2005

16

Lowest maximum temperature

VIC

W Central

087166

POINT WILSON

10.0

10.0

30/06/2005

11

Equal to record.


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Summary of observations

For notes on how to interpret the data and quality control issues, see Daily Weather Summary Help.
**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 22:48EST, 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 24.8 +3.9 13.5 +2.5 11.8 0.0 5.4 -- 467 (19.5) 35/04
PERTH AIRPORT 22.6 +3.7 9.0 0.0 5.6 0.0 2.6 9.1 294 (12.3) 34/00
ALBANY AIRPORT 20.0 +3.4 3.2 -4.9 1.1 0.0 2.2 9.5 237 ( 9.9) 30/11
BUNBURY 22.0 +3.6 2.0 -6.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 58 ( 2.4) 24/11
MANDURAH 21.5 -- 10.3 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 199 ( 8.3) 35/10
DARWIN AIRPORT 28.4 -2.2 16.4 -3.5 14.9 0.0 7.0 11.2 412 (17.2) 43/10
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 15.3 -4.5 0.2 -4.9 -2.8 0.0 3.4 -- 290 (12.1) 35/11
WHYALLA AERO 14.2 -3.1 2.5 -3.6 -- 0.0 0.6 -- -- 24/13
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.0 -0.1 3.8 -4.3 -0.5 0.0 1.0 8.0 99 ( 4.1) 26/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 12.4 -1.4 1.6 -4.2 1.0 0.0 0.8 1.2 105 ( 4.4) 17/05
MOUNT ISA AERO 22.1 -2.8 9.4 -0.6 4.1 0.0 5.4 10.1 -- 35/10
CAIRNS AERO 26.5 +0.5 15.6 -2.2 14.0 0.0 7.4 9.2 462 (19.3) 39/10
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.4 +0.8 11.1 -3.5 7.0 0.0 6.8 10.4 215 ( 9.0) 35/14
MACKAY M.O 22.2 +0.3 14.4 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- 4.3 386 (16.1) 48/13
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 24.9 +1.4 9.3 -1.6 6.0 0.0 3.2 -- 174 ( 7.3) 34/11
BUNDABERG AERO 23.8 +1.2 11.7 +0.1 -- 0.0 2.6 -- 330 (13.8) 41/11
NAMBOUR DPI 21.3 -0.3 6.3 -3.0 -- 0.0 2.2 -- -- --
COOLANGATTA 20.5 -0.6 10.3 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 278 (11.6) 35/13
BRISBANE AERO 21.2 -0.1 9.8 -0.7 6.5 0.4 4.2 8.0 311 (13.0) 35/12
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 17.7 +0.7 6.8 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 273 (11.4) 32/15
GUNNEDAH (DIPNR) 16.8 0.0 7.1 +1.0 3.5 0.6 2.0 -- 218 ( 9.1) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 19.3 -0.1 10.3 +1.2 6.6 0.0 2.8 8.3 235 ( 9.8) 41/11
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 17.6 -1.9 8.4 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 17.0 -0.6 8.9 +1.0 8.0 18.8 3.0 3.6 203 ( 8.5) 35/13
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 16.3 -1.6 7.7 +1.2 4.5 1.2 -- -- 78 ( 3.3) 26/15
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 11.8 +1.3 1.8 -0.8 -3.0 4.4 0.0 5.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 17.8 +1.4 1.7 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 15.1 -2.5 10.2 +1.7 9.1 48.4 0.4 4.3 456 (19.0) 45/17
RICHMOND RAAF 17.2 -0.8 6.0 +1.1 -- 9.0 -- -- 134 ( 5.6) 35/13
BELLAMBI AWS 15.8 -1.9 10.4 -0.6 -- 15.2 -- -- 366 (15.3) 44/10
CANBERRA AIRPORT 12.4 +0.2 1.0 0.0 -2.2 0.0 0.8 3.5 223 ( 9.3) 28/08
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 16.7 +2.9 -0.8 -4.5 -3.8 0.0 2.0 9.4 143 ( 6.0) 15/03
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 16.1 +1.9 -1.2 -5.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 36 ( 1.5) 17/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.9 +0.9 -0.4 -5.6 -3.4 0.0 2.0 9.5 204 ( 8.5) 18/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 15.2 +1.2 -2.0 -5.7 -- 0.0 1.6 -- 170 ( 7.1) 15/15
BENDIGO AIRPORT 14.8 +1.6 -1.2 -4.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 251 (10.5) 24/18
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.0 0.0 5.2 -1.7 2.4 0.0 0.6 -- 25 ( 1.0) 18/14
GEELONG AIRPORT 13.6 -1.0 7.5 +1.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 62 ( 2.6) 13/11
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.7 +0.9 1.1 -2.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 382 (15.9) 31/11
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 11.7 -1.4 -0.4 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 11 ( 0.5) 13/02
HOBART AIRPORT 11.8 -1.1 1.2 -3.4 -1.9 0.0 0.4 9.0 251 (10.5) 21/06
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

30.5 KURI BAY N Kimberley WA
30.1 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
30.1 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
30.0 SCHERGER RAAF N Peninsula QLD
30.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL

+6.6 : 26.5 MULLEWA Central West WA
+6.5 : 24.0 KELLERBERRIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+6.4 : 24.3 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
+6.2 : 23.9 CUNDERDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+6.0 : 25.0 CARNAMAH Central West WA
+6.0 : 22.4 CORRIGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA

26.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.8 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.8 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.8 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
24.3 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+7.0 : 20.2 ONSLOW W Pilbara WA
+6.6 : 20.4 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
+6.4 : 21.5 KARRATHA AERO E Pilbara WA
+5.5 : 19.5 ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
+5.5 : 10.6 BATEMANS BAY (CATALINA COUNTRY CLUB) South Coast NSW

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

0.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
2.7 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
4.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
4.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
4.9 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-5.4 : 7.0 CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
-5.0 : 6.7 ROSS (THE BOULEVARDS) Midlands TAS
-4.8 : 23.7 ELLIOTT N Plateau NT
-4.8 : 17.3 YUENDUMU N Plateau NT
-4.7 : 9.0 FRANKSTON AWS E Central VIC
-4.7 : 17.6 TERRITORY GRAPE FARM N Plateau NT

-11.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-8.1 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-8.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-7.7 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-6.8 MELTON MOWBRAY (NORTH STOCKMAN) Southeast TAS

-9.0 : -6.8 MELTON MOWBRAY (NORTH STOCKMAN) Southeast TAS
-8.6 : -3.0 NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
-8.4 : 2.1 RICHMOND AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
-7.7 : -1.9 MILES CONSTANCE STREET Darling Downs W QLD
-7.5 : -4.4 WANGARATTA AERO Lower NE 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.
95.2 KURNELL (CALTEX OIL REFINERY) Sydney--east NSW
86.0 CRONULLA SOUTH BOWLING CLUB Sydney--east NSW
82.4 LITTLE BAY (THE COAST GOLF CLUB) Sydney--east NSW
59.4 RANDWICK RACECOURSE Sydney--east NSW
59.0 CASTLE COVE (ROSEBRIDGE AVE) Sydney--east NSW

NEW SOUTH WALES
Sydney--east
95.2 KURNELL (CALTEX OIL REFINERY)
86.0 CRONULLA SOUTH BOWLING CLUB
82.4 LITTLE BAY (THE COAST GOLF CLUB)
59.4 RANDWICK RACECOURSE
59.0 CASTLE COVE (ROSEBRIDGE AVE)
53.6 CENTENNIAL PARK
50.6 RANDWICK BOWLING CLUB
50.0 BEXLEY BOWLING CLUB

11.2 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.4 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD
10.2 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.1 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
10.1 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW

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3.6 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
3.6 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
3.5 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW
2.5 SCONE SCS Hunter Valley NSW
1.2 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

857 (35.7) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
816 (34.0) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
803 (33.5) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
767 (32.0) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
759 (31.6) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
710 (29.6) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
708 (29.5) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
654 (27.3) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
651 (27.1) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
650 (27.1) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
636 (26.5) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
625 (26.0) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
606 (25.3) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
70/15 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
67/07 VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
65/07 HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
61/14 BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
61/16 NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW

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
Lower West
NORTH WALPOLE
10.2mm in 1 hr to 21:00 10.2mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.7mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
REDCLIFFE
12.6mm in 30 min to 04:30 25.2mm/h
12.6mm in 1 hr to 04:30 12.6mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
North Coast
CASINO AIRPORT AWS
10.4mm in 1 hr to 04:00 10.4mm/h
Hunter Valley
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS
15.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.0mm/h
Sydney--east
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO
10.4mm in 1 hr to 18:30 10.4mm/h
TERREY HILLS AWS
16.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.3mm/h
No reports of wind gusts above 90km/h or sustained winds above 63km/h