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National Daily Weather Summary

Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
State extremes | Noteworthy weather | Capital Cities | Regional Cities | Alpine Stations
Charts and data courtesy Bureau of Meteorology. MTSAT-1R operated by JMA
Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

SE QLD, coastal NSW: Storms bring flash flooding and waterspouts. A trough brought severe thunderstorms during the evening. In Sydney there was flash flooding in eastern suburbs, with Rose Bay reporting 42mm of rain in 30 minutes and Observatory Hill 25.4mm in the hour to 6.30pm. Flash flooding from heavy rain was also reported at Narrabeen on the northern beaches, while two waterspouts were observed offshore from Coalcliff north of Wollongong. A storm at Grafton brought 23.4mm in 28 minutes, while in SE QLD, Calamvale in Brisbane's southern suburbs recorded 27mm in 10 minutes and Cape Moreton 5.4mm in 4 minutes.

Prs Ext Rec Not War Rdr Cht Rfl Rec


Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data received as at 0357 EST on 21/08/2008. 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
Lowest grass minimum temperature

QLD

N Peninsula

027045

WEIPA AERO

13.0

14.9

30/04/2005

15

1 Y

Lowest minimum temperature

QLD

N Peninsula

027045

WEIPA AERO

18.2

18.6

17/04/1997

15

1 Y


The day in charts
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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 00:27EST, 15/05/2012.

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 25.2 -2.4 12.1 -3.3 8.8 0.0 8.0 -- 582 (24.3) 43/15
PERTH AIRPORT 28.3 +2.8 9.6 -3.3 8.7 0.0 4.6 6.4 344 (14.3) 45/15
ALBANY AIRPORT 21.0 -0.8 13.5 +1.9 11.2 0.0 3.2 0.6 367 (15.3) 41/17
BUNBURY 26.7 +2.6 11.2 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 222 ( 9.3) 52/15
MANDURAH 25.3 -- 14.9 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 342 (14.3) 43/15
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.5 +0.8 23.3 -0.7 22.0 0.0 7.8 11.1 351 (14.6) 39/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 32.7 +4.5 16.2 +3.6 12.8 0.0 8.0 10.7 211 ( 8.8) 43/11
WHYALLA AERO 20.8 -2.8 13.8 +2.2 -- 0.0 5.6 -- 435 (18.1) 39/19
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 21.8 -0.8 11.4 -1.0 7.0 0.82 -- 7.5 227 ( 9.5) 35/14
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 18.3 -1.1 8.0 -0.7 4.3 0.4 1.0 6.3 371 (15.5) 48/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 34.7 +2.8 12.5 -6.0 10.0 0.0 9.0 11.2 228 ( 9.5) 35/14
CAIRNS AERO 29.7 +0.5 19.6 -2.0 15.9 0.0 6.6 11.0 401 (16.7) 43/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.0 +0.4 18.5 -2.0 16.5 0.0 6.6 9.6 228 ( 9.5) 37/14
MACKAY M.O 26.9 +0.2 18.8 -1.3 -- 0.2 -- 10.7 278 (11.6) 28/12
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 31.1 +2.3 19.7 +1.9 18.6 0.0 5.4 -- 234 ( 9.8) 32/12
BUNDABERG AERO 29.4 +2.0 17.4 -0.1 -- 0.0 3.5 -- 268 (11.2) 30/14
NAMBOUR DPI 27.8 +1.7 14.7 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 48 ( 2.0) 46/22
COOLANGATTA 26.7 +1.4 15.7 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 147 ( 6.1) 30/15
BRISBANE AERO 28.2 +2.2 17.2 +1.0 14.3 0.0 4.0 10.2 264 (11.0) 30/16
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 26.6 +3.2 15.6 +2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 505 (21.0) 37/00
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 27.8 +2.7 15.1 +2.3 10.8 0.0 5.2 -- 117 ( 4.9) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 26.0 +2.0 17.7 +2.5 15.3 0.0 3.6 1.8 227 ( 9.5) 43/15
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 25.6 +1.6 14.8 +1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 24.5 +0.9 13.1 -0.1 10.5 0.0 3.4 4.3 198 ( 8.3) 35/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 22.8 -0.8 12.7 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 37 ( 1.5) 21/21
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 20.6 +2.1 12.1 +4.9 10.3 0.0 4.0 7.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 24.9 +0.4 14.0 +3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 22.9 0.0 17.2 +3.1 12.1 0.0 4.0 0.7 227 ( 9.5) 34/18
RICHMOND RAAF 23.1 -0.8 12.5 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 42 ( 1.8) 28/16
BELLAMBI AWS 20.8 -1.3 17.0 +1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 129 ( 5.4) 35/16
CANBERRA AIRPORT 21.5 +1.5 10.6 +3.9 7.5 0.0 3.4 5.6 131 ( 5.5) 30/17
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 21.4 -1.1 10.9 +1.8 9.6 0.2 4.0 6.3 169 ( 7.0) 26/15
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 24.1 +1.7 10.1 +2.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 108 ( 4.5) 35/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 21.9 -1.6 8.9 -1.2 7.5 0.4 3.8 10.2 323 (13.5) 34/10
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 22.1 +0.5 10.8 +2.6 -- 2.6 -- -- 268 (11.2) 37/09
BENDIGO AIRPORT 20.4 -0.8 8.8 +1.4 -- 4.4 -- -- 208 ( 8.7) 43/13
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 20.6 +0.3 13.9 +3.1 12.9 9.6 1.0 -- 101 ( 4.2) 18/10
GEELONG AIRPORT 19.4 -0.6 12.4 +3.1 -- 5.6 -- -- 240 (10.0) 41/15
BALLARAT AERODROME 16.1 -1.5 10.8 +3.4 -- 4.6 -- -- 371 (15.5) 39/15
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 20.3 +1.4 12.9 +5.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 176 ( 7.3) 41/14
HOBART AIRPORT 16.6 -1.5 12.8 +4.1 12.3 4.8 3.0 6.6 344 (14.3) 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

37.3 CENTURY MINE Gulf Country QLD
37.2 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
37.2 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
36.7 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
36.7 KIDMAN SPRINGS N Rivers NT
36.7 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT

+9.5 : 33.6 HAY (MILLER STREET) Riverina W NSW
+8.0 : 31.7 ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
+5.2 : 28.2 NARROGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+4.8 : 35.0 WINDORAH POST OFFICE Channel Country QLD

28.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
26.1 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
26.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
25.7 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
25.5 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA

+6.9 : 13.2 COLDSTREAM E Central VIC
+6.8 : 12.0 ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
+6.4 : 19.8 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
+6.4 : 20.0 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
+6.2 : 20.7 YULARA AERO N Plateau NT
+6.2 : 12.4 ORANGE AIRPORT COMPARISON C Tablelands S NSW

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

5.1 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
6.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
6.9 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
7.1 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
7.2 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-8.7 : 16.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
-7.4 : 22.5 CARNEGIE Interior WA
-6.1 : 17.5 EUCLA Eucla WA
-6.1 : 23.0 WILUNA Interior WA
-6.0 : 21.0 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA

2.8 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
3.2 ROBE AIRFIELD Lower SE SA
3.3 KEITH (MUNKORA) Mallee/Upper SE SA
3.5 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC

-7.3 : 5.5 MERREDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-6.3 : 5.6 PARAFIELD AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
-6.1 : 13.6 PALMERVILLE S Peninsula QLD
-6.0 : 12.5 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
-5.5 : 5.2 ROSEDALE (TURRETFIELD RESEARCH CENTRE) Adelaide/Lofty SA

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.
58.6 NICHOLSON WINERY E Gippsland VIC
58.0 LAKE TYERS E Gippsland VIC
55.8 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
55.2 MT NOWA NOWA E Gippsland VIC
50.6 CAPE GRIM COMPARISON N Coast TAS

VICTORIA
E Gippsland
58.6 NICHOLSON WINERY
58.0 LAKE TYERS
55.2 MT NOWA NOWA

TASMANIA
N Coast
55.8 CAPE GRIM BAPS
50.6 CAPE GRIM COMPARISON

11.2 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.2 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
11.1 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
11.0 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
11.0 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD

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1.7 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
0.7 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
0.6 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
0.1 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

733 (30.5) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
684 (28.5) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
634 (26.4) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
630 (26.3) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
586 (24.4) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
68/17 COLLIE EAST Lower West WA
67/17 EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
63/23 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
61/16 CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
59/23 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
BICKLEY
12.8mm in 1 hr to 19:00 12.8mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.0mm/h
BUNBURY
9.0mm in 25 min to 18:00 21.6mm/h
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
NULLARBOR
11.4mm in 1 hr to 15:30 11.4mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE
5.4mm in 4 min to 23:29 81.0mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
North Coast
GRAFTON RESEARCH STN
23.4mm in 28 min to 18:30 50.1mm/h
31.2mm in 1 hr to 18:30 31.2mm/h
26.4mm in 1 hr to 19:00 26.4mm/h
32.2mm in 1 hr 30 min to 19:00 21.5mm/h
26.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 8.7mm/h
Sydney--east
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
19.2mm in 30 min to 18:00 38.4mm/h
19.2mm in 1 hr to 18:00 19.2mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.3mm/h
25.4mm in 1 hr to 18:30 25.4mm/h
Sydney--west
PENRITH LAKES AWS
10.2mm in 1 hr to 22:30 10.2mm/h
Illawarra
JERVIS BAY (POINT PERPENDICULAR AWS)
16.8mm in 1 hr to 21:00 16.8mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 8.0mm/h
14.2mm in 1 hr to 22:00 14.2mm/h
BELLAMBI AWS
10.8mm in 30 min to 17:00 21.6mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 17:00 10.8mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 17:30 11.0mm/h
South Coast
MERIMBULA AIRPORT AWS
19.0mm in 1 hr to 12:00 19.0mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 8.0mm/h
VICTORIA
E Gippsland
ORBOST (COMPARISON)
24.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 8.0mm/h
MT NOWA NOWA
14.0mm in 30 min to 05:00 28.0mm/h
21.6mm in 1 hr to 05:00 21.6mm/h
18.6mm in 1 hr to 05:30 18.6mm/h
32.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 10.7mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 07:00 11.8mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 07:30 10.2mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 7.3mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 13:30 10.2mm/h
14.0mm in 1 hr to 14:00 14.0mm/h
13.2mm in 1 hr to 14:30 13.2mm/h
26.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 8.7mm/h
ORBOST
11.0mm in 1 hr to 07:00 11.0mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 6.7mm/h
LAKES ENTRANCE (EASTERN BEACH ROAD)
15.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 5.0mm/h
None reported