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National Daily Weather Summary

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Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

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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 0936 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

SA

County Light

023373

NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL

-2.6

-2.2

11/09/2002

12

1 N

Lowest minimum temperature

SA

W Agricultural

018012

CEDUNA AMO

-1.2

-1.1

10/09/1952

67

1 Y

SA

W Agricultural

018116

CLEVE AERODROME

1.8

1.9

10/09/1996

12

1 N

SA

Yorke Peninsula

022046

EDITHBURGH

1.6

1.7

28/09/2003

13

1 N

SA

County Light

023373

NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL

-1.0

-0.6

11/09/2002

12

1 N

VIC

Mallee S

077094

SWAN HILL AERODROME

-1.2

-1.0

30/09/2003

11

1 N

VIC

Lower North

080015

ECHUCA AERODROME

-1.0

-1.0

26/09/2006

51

1 N Equal to record.


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Summary of observations

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**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 01:10EST, 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 20.6 -1.4 3.8 -5.5 2.0 0.0 4.0 -- 389 (16.2) 41/15
PERTH AIRPORT 19.3 -0.8 4.7 -4.2 3.1 0.0 2.0 10.0 247 (10.3) 30/13
ALBANY AIRPORT 17.0 -0.3 9.1 +1.1 6.9 0.4 3.0 4.0 415 (17.3) 39/14
BUNBURY 18.1 -0.1 10.5 +2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 234 ( 9.8) 31/04
MANDURAH 18.4 -- 11.8 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 213 ( 8.9) 30/13
DARWIN AIRPORT 35.6 +3.1 20.5 -2.5 18.3 0.0 6.2 11.0 302 (12.6) 58/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 26.9 -0.4 6.2 -4.2 2.8 0.0 4.2 11.4 254 (10.6) 35/08
WHYALLA AERO 20.1 -1.4 1.1 -6.9 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 296 (12.3) 28/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 17.7 -1.3 5.4 -4.3 2.6 0.0 -- 11.2 216 ( 9.0) 30/09
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 13.1 -2.7 7.3 +1.0 5.0 0.0 2.8 0.1 427 (17.8) 43/11
MOUNT ISA AERO 28.8 -2.4 14.0 -0.2 11.1 0.0 8.6 11.0 305 (12.7) 43/10
CAIRNS AERO 27.7 -0.3 20.3 +1.6 18.0 0.6 6.8 8.3 517 (21.5) 52/15
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.6 -0.1 14.8 -2.5 15.7 0.0 5.8 10.5 431 (18.0) 50/12
MACKAY M.O 23.9 -1.3 18.3 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- 10.1 498 (20.8) 41/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.3 -1.0 16.6 +3.0 14.2 0.0 5.4 -- 310 (12.9) 37/11
BUNDABERG AERO 25.5 +0.1 13.6 -0.1 -- 0.0 5.0 -- 269 (11.2) 46/12
NAMBOUR DPI 24.7 -0.2 9.7 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 45 ( 1.9) 24/13
COOLANGATTA 23.9 +0.8 11.1 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 217 ( 9.0) 24/13
BRISBANE AERO 24.1 -0.1 11.9 -0.8 8.5 0.0 4.2 10.8 269 (11.2) 28/10
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 22.4 0.0 8.8 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 282 (11.8) 37/15
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 24.1 +2.7 9.9 +1.4 4.5 0.0 4.2 -- 245 (10.2) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 21.6 -0.3 10.1 -0.8 6.8 0.0 4.0 10.7 -- 39/10
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 21.0 -1.5 7.3 -2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 19.7 -1.5 8.8 -0.2 5.1 0.0 6.2 10.3 388 (16.2) 34/14
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 19.1 -2.2 6.8 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 148 ( 6.2) 21/10
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 17.4 +3.4 -0.4 -4.6 -4.2 0.0 3.8 10.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 20.2 -1.0 2.3 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 18.0 -2.5 11.9 +1.6 4.8 0.0 8.6 2.1 611 (25.5) 37/03
RICHMOND RAAF 20.5 -2.2 5.9 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 264 (11.0) 26/16
BELLAMBI AWS 17.8 -2.4 11.4 -1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 520 (21.7) 41/01
CANBERRA AIRPORT 17.1 +0.9 0.1 -3.1 -3.7 1.2 2.8 10.6 439 (18.3) 30/14
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 16.0 -1.6 -0.3 -5.4 -3.9 0.6 3.0 10.3 291 (12.1) 26/13
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 14.9 -3.2 0.7 -5.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 266 (11.1) 21/14
MILDURA AIRPORT 18.8 -1.6 0.9 -6.5 -2.4 0.0 6.2 10.8 316 (13.2) 28/10
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 15.2 -2.2 -1.8 -7.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 324 (13.5) 18/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT -- -- -2.5 -6.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 312 (13.0) --
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 18.4 +1.2 5.4 -2.5 2.6 0.0 2.8 -- -- 21/10
GEELONG AIRPORT 16.1 -0.7 2.9 -3.8 -- 0.4 -- -- 585 (24.4) 43/10
BALLARAT AERODROME 13.0 -0.9 -0.9 -5.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 415 (17.3) 34/15
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 14.7 -0.8 3.8 -1.3 -- 8.2 -- -- 211 ( 8.8) 46/12
HOBART AIRPORT 16.6 +1.3 4.0 -2.0 -0.3 6.6 3.2 6.1 513 (21.4) 52/11
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

40.6 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
37.7 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
37.6 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
37.2 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
37.1 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT

+4.5 : 36.8 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA
+4.4 : 35.0 EMU CREEK STATION W Gascoyne WA
+4.2 : 29.2 COLLARENEBRI (ALBERT ST) Upper Darling NSW
+4.1 : 17.8 ORANGE AIRPORT COMPARISON C Tablelands S NSW
+4.1 : 24.5 COONABARABRAN (NAMOI STREET) CW Slopes N NSW

26.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.5 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.8 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.6 LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD
23.5 WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL

+5.0 : 20.8 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
+4.9 : 16.3 NELSON BAY (NELSON HEAD) Hunter Valley NSW
+4.0 : 8.0 YASS (LINTON HOSTEL) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
+3.8 : 7.7 POWRANNA (TASMANIA FEEDLOT) N Coast TAS
+3.7 : 11.0 COONAMBLE COMPARISON CW Plains N NSW

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

3.4 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
3.7 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
4.1 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
5.5 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
6.0 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
6.0 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS

-4.7 : 21.0 ATHERTON SHIRE COUNCIL N Coast--Barron QLD
-4.5 : 15.0 MERIMBULA AIRPORT AWS South Coast NSW
-4.5 : 16.0 MORUYA AIRPORT AWS South Coast NSW
-4.3 : 17.8 CANTERBURY RACECOURSE AWS Sydney--east NSW
-4.0 : 16.4 BATEMANS BAY (CATALINA COUNTRY CLUB) South Coast NSW

-4.1 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-4.0 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-3.9 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-3.8 MT HOTHAM AIRPORT Upper NE VIC
-3.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-9.0 : -2.0 GLUEPOT RESERVE (GLUEPOT) Northeast SA
-9.0 : -1.2 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
-8.3 : -0.5 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
-8.2 : -1.3 YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA
-8.2 : -1.4 RENMARK AERO Murray Valley SA
-8.2 : 2.5 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields 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.
34.0 ADVENTURE BAY (BLIGH MUSEUM) Southeast TAS
26.8 VICTORIA VALLEY (GLENROWAN) Derwent Valley TAS
26.6 PORT DAVEY (MELALEUCA) W Coast TAS
24.8 SOUTHPORT (HUON HIGHWAY) Southeast TAS
24.6 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW

11.4 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.2 GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT
11.2 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
11.2 ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) Adelaide/Lofty SA
11.1 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
11.1 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW

.....

3.0 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
2.1 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
0.1 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1712 (71.3) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1297 (54.0) CAPE GRIM BAPS N Coast TAS
1183 (49.3) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
1150 (47.9) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1115 (46.5) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1098 (45.8) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1032 (43.0) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
964 (40.2) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
907 (37.8) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
891 (37.1) COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
887 (37.0) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
869 (36.2) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
860 (35.8) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
852 (35.5) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
852 (35.5) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
850 (35.4) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
844 (35.2) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
819 (34.1) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
811 (33.8) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
810 (33.8) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
793 (33.0) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
790 (32.9) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
751 (31.3) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
739 (30.8) BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
717 (29.9) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
708 (29.5) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
700 (29.2) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
694 (28.9) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
684 (28.5) EDDYSTONE POINT E Coast TAS
664 (27.7) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
664 (27.7) BAIRNSDALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
653 (27.2) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
652 (27.2) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
648 (27.0) MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
645 (26.9) CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
643 (26.8) LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD
636 (26.5) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
635 (26.5) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
631 (26.3) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
620 (25.8) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
614 (25.6) AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
611 (25.5) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
609 (25.4) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
108/18 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
89/03 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
87/14 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
81/13 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
80/20 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
80/00 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
80/00 GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC

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
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 106(330/ 83 ) at 18:30