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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

Descriptions of significant weather events appear here when reliable information is available and time permits. Information comes from many sources, and updates may be made well after the event! For weather news as it happens, your best sources are ABC News and the breaking weather forum on Weatherzone.

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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 2212 EST on 12/11/2008. 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
Highest minimum temperature

SA

NW Pastoral

016032

NONNING

21.4

21.2

28/10/1977

38

1 Y

SA

NW Pastoral

016098

TARCOOLA AERO

26.3

26.3

17/10/1998

11

1 Y Equal to record.

SA

W Agricultural

018195

MINNIPA DPI

26.6

25.3

17/10/1998

12

1 Y

SA

Mt Lofty Ranges

023875

PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS)

20.7

19.5

12/10/2006

13

1 Y

Highest maximum temperature

NSW

Goulburn/Monaro

070328

BOMBALA AWS

29.6

29.5

13/10/2004

15

1 Y

NSW

SW Slopes S

072146

ALBURY AIRPORT

36.5

36.5

13/10/2006

25

1 Y Equal to record.

NSW

Riverina E

074034

COROWA AIRPORT

36.0

36.0

13/10/2006

34

1 Y Equal to record.

NSW

Riverina E

074148

NARRANDERA AIRPORT

36.0

35.8

12/10/1977

12

1 P

VIC

Lower North

080023

KERANG

38.5

37.8

12/10/2004

45

1 Y

VIC

Lower North

080091

KYABRAM DPI

36.4

36.3

30/10/1965

41

1 Y

VIC

Upper North

081049

TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG

35.6

35.2

12/10/2006

43

1 Y

VIC

Upper North

081123

BENDIGO AIRPORT

35.5

35.5

12/10/2006

16

1 Y Equal to record.

VIC

Upper North

081124

YARRAWONGA

36.4

36.0

12/10/2006

14

1 Y

VIC

Upper North

081125

SHEPPARTON AIRPORT

36.8

36.3

12/10/2006

12

1 Y

VIC

Lower NE

082039

RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH

35.1

35.1

13/10/2006

43

1 Y Equal to record.

VIC

Lower NE

082138

WANGARATTA AERO

35.8

35.0

13/10/2006

20

1 Y

VIC

E Gippsland

084142

GELANTIPY

28.0

27.8

13/10/2006

13

1 Y

VIC

N Central

088109

MANGALORE AIRPORT

36.3

35.9

12/10/2006

49

1 Y

VIC

N Central

088164

EILDON FIRE TOWER

30.6

30.4

12/10/2006

12

1 Y


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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 01:26EST, 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 23.1 -1.3 10.3 -0.6 7.5 0.6 7.0 -- 514 (21.4) 58/17
PERTH AIRPORT 22.8 +0.3 7.6 -2.6 7.5 1.8 4.4 10.7 466 (19.4) 43/22
ALBANY AIRPORT 14.2 -4.5 7.9 -1.2 6.9 4.2 4.2 0.8 403 (16.8) 50/05
BUNBURY 19.7 -1.0 11.3 +2.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 433 (18.0) 44/07
MANDURAH 21.2 -- 12.7 -- -- 2.6 -- -- 532 (22.2) 46/15
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.9 +0.7 25.5 +0.5 24.9 0.0 8.0 8.9 378 (15.8) 37/14
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 36.0 +5.0 20.0 +5.2 15.5 0.0 13.4 12.2 368 (15.3) 55/12
WHYALLA AERO 39.4 +15.5 20.2 +9.7 -- 0.0 13.6 -- 390 (16.3) 68/09
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 34.9 +13.1 23.4 +12.0 18.1 0.0 -- 1.7 305 (12.7) 43/13
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 30.3 +12.4 11.1 +4.0 8.4 0.0 4.2 2.0 226 ( 9.4) 50/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 34.4 -0.2 19.7 +1.1 14.7 0.0 12.0 11.1 379 (15.8) 35/08
CAIRNS AERO 28.9 -0.6 20.3 -0.3 18.5 2.6 7.8 6.5 595 (24.8) 48/10
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.1 -0.3 20.6 -0.1 17.2 0.0 11.2 9.4 623 (26.0) 55/12
MACKAY M.O 25.9 -1.7 20.3 +0.6 -- 0.4 -- 6.6 558 (23.3) 48/04
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 27.1 -2.6 17.1 +0.1 16.5 0.4 7.6 -- 432 (18.0) 39/08
BUNDABERG AERO 23.7 -3.2 16.0 -0.6 -- 12.6 7.0 -- 496 (20.7) 48/13
NAMBOUR DPI 23.8 -2.9 10.7 -3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 110 ( 4.6) 30/16
COOLANGATTA 24.9 +0.5 14.2 -2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 231 ( 9.6) 34/14
BRISBANE AERO 24.6 -0.9 18.7 +3.0 17.4 0.0 6.4 9.1 357 (14.9) 34/00
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 21.9 -2.8 12.1 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 638 (26.6) 46/08
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 29.7 +4.6 13.9 +1.8 7.4 0.0 8.2 -- 140 ( 5.8) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 23.5 -0.1 11.5 -2.3 6.6 0.0 4.2 12.4 408 (17.0) 52/12
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 23.9 -0.1 9.0 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 29.4 +5.8 8.9 -3.1 6.0 0.0 4.0 12.2 296 (12.3) 32/16
GOSFORD (NARARA RESEARCH STATION) AWS 29.5 +5.8 10.2 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 79 ( 3.3) 22/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 25.8 +8.3 13.3 +6.7 6.1 0.0 6.2 11.5 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 30.2 +5.4 15.2 +5.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 29.3 +6.8 15.9 +2.8 11.0 0.0 5.4 11.2 375 (15.6) 67/00
RICHMOND RAAF 33.5 +8.5 11.2 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 119 ( 5.0) 35/16
BELLAMBI AWS 26.7 +5.1 17.2 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 337 (14.0) 48/14
CANBERRA AIRPORT 30.8 +11.4 8.8 +2.7 5.4 0.0 7.6 12.2 208 ( 8.7) 50/11
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 35.1 +13.7 14.8 +7.1 11.1 0.0 8.2 12.1 218 ( 9.1) 50/11
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 35.1 +13.5 9.7 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 103 ( 4.3) 35/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 37.2 +13.4 18.4 +8.6 13.0 0.0 10.0 11.5 291 (12.1) 59/10
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 35.6 +14.7 6.9 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 161 ( 6.7) 41/11
BENDIGO AIRPORT 35.5 +15.2 9.0 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 220 ( 9.2) 50/13
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 33.5 +13.9 13.6 +4.1 11.2 0.0 5.8 -- 142 ( 5.9) 32/13
GEELONG AIRPORT 27.0 +8.2 7.5 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 168 ( 7.0) 44/23
BALLARAT AERODROME 29.7 +13.1 9.0 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 342 (14.3) 50/18
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 20.6 +2.6 10.3 +3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 283 (11.8) 21/17
HOBART AIRPORT 17.3 0.0 9.2 +1.7 5.8 0.0 5.8 3.2 361 (15.0) 28/16
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

40.2 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
40.0 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
39.9 PORT AUGUSTA AERO W Agricultural SA
39.9 WARMUN E Kimberley WA
39.9 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA

+16.6 : 38.4 ROSEDALE (TURRETFIELD RESEARCH CENTRE) Adelaide/Lofty SA
+16.2 : 37.9 PARAFIELD AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
+16.2 : 37.7 KEITH Mallee/Upper SE SA
+16.1 : 38.1 EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA
+15.9 : 33.9 ARARAT PRISON Western Plains VIC
+15.9 : 36.2 PADTHAWAY SOUTH Lower SE SA
+15.9 : 36.3 MANGALORE AIRPORT N Central VIC

27.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
27.0 TRUSCOTT N Kimberley WA
26.8 WARRUWI N Rivers NT
26.7 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.6 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
26.6 MINNIPA DPI W Agricultural SA

+16.6 : 26.6 MINNIPA DPI W Agricultural SA
+15.6 : 24.2 WUDINNA AERO W Agricultural SA
+14.8 : 24.7 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+14.7 : 26.3 TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA
+13.4 : 23.5 MAITLAND Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA

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

8.6 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
11.7 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
12.6 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
12.7 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
13.0 WARRA W Coast TAS

-7.5 : 13.9 JACUP Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.0 : 22.0 MONTO TOWNSHIP Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
-6.3 : 16.0 RAVENSTHORPE Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.1 : 13.6 MANJIMUP Lower West WA
-4.8 : 16.2 ONGERUP Cent Wheatbelt WA

1.7 ARMIDALE (TREE GROUP NURSERY) N Tablelands W NSW
2.0 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
2.3 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
2.6 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
2.8 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS

**S** -7.2 : 15.4 NGUKURR N Rivers NT
-6.2 : 2.3 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
-5.5 : 10.2 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
-5.1 : 8.7 GYMPIE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-4.9 : 8.5 CASINO AIRPORT AWS North Coast NSW

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.
51.0 BELLENDEN KER TOP STN N Coast--Barron QLD
30.4 TREE HOUSE CREEK N Coast--Barron QLD
27.2 GREENHAVEN N Coast--Barron QLD
25.0 MENAVALE ALERT N Coast--Herbert QLD
25.0 CORSIS ALERT N Coast--Herbert QLD

QUEENSLAND
N Coast--Barron
51.0 BELLENDEN KER TOP STN
30.4 TREE HOUSE CREEK
27.2 GREENHAVEN
N Coast--Herbert
25.0 MENAVALE ALERT
25.0 CORSIS ALERT

12.5 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
12.4 COFFS HARBOUR MO MidNorth Coast N NSW
12.2 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
12.2 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
12.2 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW
12.2 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW
12.2 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW

.....

1.7 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
1.7 ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) Adelaide/Lofty SA
1.3 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
1.0 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
0.8 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
0.0 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD

1134 (47.3) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1069 (44.5) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
977 (40.7) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
967 (40.3) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
964 (40.2) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
887 (37.0) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
882 (36.8) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
878 (36.6) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
874 (36.4) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
862 (35.9) MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
838 (34.9) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
836 (34.8) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
807 (33.6) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
795 (33.1) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
741 (30.9) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
728 (30.3) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
717 (29.9) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
709 (29.5) ALVA BEACH Central Coast E QLD
706 (29.4) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
702 (29.3) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
699 (29.1) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
698 (29.1) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
677 (28.2) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
670 (27.9) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
669 (27.9) LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
664 (27.7) CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
663 (27.6) COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
650 (27.1) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
649 (27.0) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
638 (26.6) TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
632 (26.3) LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD
623 (26.0) TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD
622 (25.9) ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
616 (25.7) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
601 (25.0) MINNIPA DPI W Agricultural SA
89/16 PORT AUGUSTA AERO W Agricultural SA
85/02 FORREST Eucla WA
80/13 WILCANNIA AERODROME AWS Far Northwest NSW
80/22 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
78/07 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns 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.
None reported

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
NW Pastoral
COOBER PEDY AIRPORT : 76(230/ 65 ) at 15:42
W Agricultural
PORT AUGUSTA AERO : 89( 30/ 72 ) at 16:05
NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 76(320/ 63 ) at 08:00
VICTORIA
Wimmera S
HORSHAM AERODROME : 87(340/ 70 ) at 18:29
GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) : 91(310/ 41 ) at 18:26
TASMANIA
Southeast
TASMAN ISLAND : 76(***/ 63 ) at 22:30