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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 2142 EST on 26/09/2007. 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 grass minimum temperature

WA

W Kimberley

003003

BROOME AIRPORT

26.9

26.9

30/10/1970

41

1 Y Equal to record.

Highest wind gust (km/h)

QLD

N Coast--Barron

031037

LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE

71

71.0

24/10/1996

29

Y Equal to record.


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Actual temperatures
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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 23:31EST, 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 23.8 -0.6 14.6 +3.7 11.0 0.0 4.0 -- 342 (14.3) 52/15
PERTH AIRPORT 23.6 +1.1 15.2 +5.0 14.2 0.0 3.4 7.7 359 (15.0) 43/14
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.1 -2.6 12.8 +3.7 11.9 0.2 2.6 4.4 298 (12.4) 35/15
BUNBURY 21.9 +1.2 12.2 +3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 286 (11.9) 35/18
MANDURAH 21.0 -- 16.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 406 (16.9) 44/14
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.8 -0.4 24.3 -0.7 24.0 0.0 7.8 10.4 355 (14.8) 43/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 33.9 +2.9 14.8 0.0 11.7 0.0 12.0 12.3 332 (13.8) 37/09
WHYALLA AERO 28.8 +4.9 6.1 -4.4 -- 0.0 8.0 -- 242 (10.1) 34/12
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 28.9 +7.1 10.6 -0.8 3.5 0.0 6.6 12.5 280 (11.7) 35/10
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 26.3 +8.4 3.7 -3.4 0.3 0.0 4.0 11.6 307 (12.8) 35/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 36.8 +2.2 26.7 +8.1 23.9 0.0 11.4 10.0 328 (13.7) 43/17
CAIRNS AERO 27.4 -2.1 20.9 +0.3 19.4 1.8 9.8 3.7 646 (26.9) 48/00
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.5 +0.1 21.6 +0.9 19.4 0.0 10.0 9.6 589 (24.5) 54/14
MACKAY M.O 25.8 -1.8 20.9 +1.2 -- 0.6 -- 9.6 531 (22.1) 50/01
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.2 -3.5 18.7 +1.7 17.5 0.0 7.6 -- 496 (20.7) 46/08
BUNDABERG AERO 25.2 -1.7 16.2 -0.4 -- 1.2 4.2 -- 531 (22.1) 54/15
NAMBOUR DPI 23.1 -3.6 15.1 +1.3 -- 26.42 19.2 -- 131 ( 5.5) 37/14
COOLANGATTA 21.9 -2.5 14.9 -1.3 -- 1.6 -- -- 467 (19.5) 44/12
BRISBANE AERO 23.1 -2.4 15.3 -0.4 13.4 0.0 6.0 9.5 442 (18.4) 39/11
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 21.6 -3.1 10.3 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 909 (37.9) 55/00
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 26.1 +1.0 10.9 -1.2 7.4 0.0 7.4 -- 292 (12.2) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 20.8 -2.8 13.1 -0.7 12.1 5.2 3.0 10.0 389 (16.2) 26/09
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 21.2 -2.8 12.5 +0.6 -- 1.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.5 -3.1 8.6 -3.4 6.8 0.0 6.0 9.5 305 (12.7) 37/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 20.5 -3.2 5.6 -5.1 2.8 0.0 -- -- 100 ( 4.2) 24/14
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 21.5 +4.0 1.5 -5.1 -4.0 0.0 2.0 12.2 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 26.7 +1.9 10.4 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 21.0 -1.5 9.9 -3.2 5.9 0.0 5.8 12.1 367 (15.3) --
RICHMOND RAAF 22.6 -2.4 3.8 -7.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 125 ( 5.2) 35/16
BELLAMBI AWS 20.4 -1.2 10.7 -3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 287 (12.0) 30/16
CANBERRA AIRPORT 23.8 +4.4 2.3 -3.8 -2.6 0.0 5.8 12.4 233 ( 9.7) 48/18
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 26.0 +4.6 5.0 -2.7 1.8 0.0 7.4 12.6 269 (11.2) 39/23
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 25.6 +4.0 3.9 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 74 ( 3.1) 26/13
MILDURA AIRPORT 28.2 +4.4 7.1 -2.7 3.3 0.0 6.8 12.2 263 (11.0) 34/10
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 25.3 +4.4 4.5 -3.0 -- 0.0 21.0 -- 206 ( 8.6) 22/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT 24.9 +4.6 6.4 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 318 (13.3) 43/15
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 24.0 +4.4 6.3 -3.2 3.8 0.0 4.2 -- 122 ( 5.1) 17/00
GEELONG AIRPORT 20.2 +1.4 2.4 -5.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 181 ( 7.5) 34/14
BALLARAT AERODROME 23.8 +7.2 4.1 -2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 332 (13.8) 34/19
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 18.3 +0.3 4.4 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 234 ( 9.8) 28/17
HOBART AIRPORT 17.6 +0.3 5.7 -1.8 2.6 0.0 4.0 11.7 492 (20.5) 37/14
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

42.6 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
40.7 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
40.6 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
40.0 LAJAMANU N Rivers NT
40.0 BALGO HILLS Interior WA

+14.8 : 37.8 EUCLA Eucla WA
+12.4 : 36.8 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+11.6 : 38.7 FORREST Eucla WA
+9.6 : 33.4 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+9.4 : 32.2 STREAKY BAY W Agricultural SA

28.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
27.9 CLONCURRY AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
27.7 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
26.7 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
26.7 CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD

+8.5 : 19.7 EUCLA Eucla WA
+8.1 : 26.7 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
+8.1 : 24.7 ONSLOW W Pilbara WA
+7.6 : 27.9 CLONCURRY AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
+7.6 : 25.2 ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
+7.6 : 18.0 FORREST Eucla WA

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

8.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
11.8 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
12.2 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
12.7 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
12.9 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC

-5.8 : 25.0 MAREEBA AIRPORT N Coast--Barron QLD
-5.3 : 17.0 RAVENSTHORPE Cent Wheatbelt WA
-4.8 : 16.5 DORRIGO (OLD CORAMBA RD) MidNorth Coast N NSW
-4.8 : 24.5 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD
-4.7 : 22.7 GRAFTON RESEARCH STN North Coast NSW

-7.1 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.8 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.2 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.1 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

-8.7 : -2.0 CORRYONG (PARISH LANE) Lower NE VIC
-8.1 : -4.8 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-7.9 : -2.9 BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-7.9 : -0.5 MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
-7.9 : -1.5 COLDSTREAM E Central 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.
33.0 ILKURLKA Goldfields WA
29.0 MOORANG Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
20.0 GLENCOE Central Highlands QLD
14.2 ARAMAC POST OFFICE Central West QLD
12.2 SUMMER HILL Central West QLD

12.8 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
12.7 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
12.7 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
12.7 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW
12.7 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

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7.7 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
6.8 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD
5.6 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
4.4 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
3.7 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD

1255 (52.3) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1245 (51.9) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1240 (51.7) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1078 (44.9) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
981 (40.9) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
973 (40.5) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
915 (38.1) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
909 (37.9) TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
815 (34.0) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
804 (33.5) GOLD COAST SEAWAY Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
792 (33.0) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
792 (33.0) MAROOCHYDORE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
776 (32.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
771 (32.1) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
746 (31.1) OAKEY AERO Darling Downs E QLD
739 (30.8) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
689 (28.7) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
685 (28.5) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
658 (27.4) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
655 (27.3) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
646 (26.9) CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
646 (26.9) ALVA BEACH Central Coast E QLD
636 (26.5) DALBY AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
633 (26.4) HERVEY BAY AIRPORT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
631 (26.3) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
627 (26.1) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
623 (26.0) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
612 (25.5) GLADSTONE RADAR Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
606 (25.3) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
606 (25.3) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
600 (25.0) YEPPOON THE ESPLANADE Central Coast E QLD
74/02 RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
71/04 LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
71/08 HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
68/19 GLADSTONE RADAR Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
68/00 DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
68/22 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Cent Wheatbelt
KELLERBERRIN
30.0mm in 6 hr to 15:00 5.0mm/h

QUEENSLAND
N Coast--Barron
GREEN ISLAND : 76(120/ 69 ) at 05:01