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National Daily Weather Summary


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Summary of observations

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Data is as received at 16:34EST, 12/02/2014.

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 COMPARISON 31.5 -1.1 22.3 +3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 679 (28.3) 50/16
PERTH AIRPORT 33.3 +1.4 20.0 +2.5 18.4 0.0 9.6 12.7 430 (17.9) 39/16
ALBANY AIRPORT COMPARISON 19.7 -5.2 17.7 +3.3 -- 7.8 -- -- 337 (14.0) 44/12
BUNBURY 31.0 +1.0 19.9 +4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 504 (21.0) 44/21
MANDURAH 31.9 +2.1 20.4 +1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 456 (19.0) 39/17
DARWIN AIRPORT 29.4 -2.0 24.5 -0.2 24.0 14.6 4.2 1.1 647 (27.0) 68/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 35.9 +0.8 19.0 -1.7 17.1 0.0 9.4 12.0 375 (15.6) 65/14
WHYALLA AERO 31.5 +1.9 16.4 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 337 (14.0) 44/17
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 33.5 +4.1 16.1 -1.1 -- 0.0 8.0 12.7 145 ( 6.0) 28/13
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 36.5 +11.3 13.7 +2.0 11.6 0.0 8.2 12.8 235 ( 9.8) 44/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 30.6 -4.7 21.9 -1.4 21.4 1.0 8.0 -- 522 (21.8) 44/04
CAIRNS AERO 27.9 -3.3 21.7 -2.1 20.9 41.6 2.6 1.5 408 (17.0) 50/21
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.1 -1.0 22.5 -1.6 21.6 0.4 9.2 0.8 542 (22.6) 50/15
MACKAY M.O 28.3 -1.3 22.5 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- 6.2 520 (21.7) 48/07
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 30.5 -0.7 20.2 -1.9 18.0 0.0 8.6 -- 392 (16.3) 41/08
BUNDABERG AERO 27.1 -2.8 19.4 -2.0 -- 4.6 -- -- 487 (20.3) 54/13
COOLANGATTA 27.4 -0.9 18.9 -1.9 -- 19.4 -- -- 467 (19.5) 52/13
BRISBANE AERO 26.0 -2.9 19.4 -1.7 18.0 3.4 8.8 4.5 444 (18.5) 43/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 25.3 -1.8 14.2 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 647 (27.0) 44/08
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 30.7 -0.3 15.9 -2.8 -- 0.0 9.6 -- 325 (13.5) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 23.1 -3.7 16.6 -2.9 14.4 18.2 1.4 -- 531 (22.1) 31/11
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 24.9 -2.6 16.5 -1.9 -- 2.0 -- -- 345 (14.4) 35/12
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 24.0 -3.6 16.8 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 448 (18.7) 35/15
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 27.3 +1.7 8.5 -4.7 3.0 0.0 6.2 11.4 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 31.3 -0.4 15.9 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 537 (22.4) 43/00
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 24.3 -2.1 17.3 -1.7 15.5 0.2 7.2 3.2 479 (20.0) 34/23
RICHMOND RAAF 26.3 -2.6 16.5 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 258 (10.8) 37/23
BELLAMBI AWS 22.8 -2.0 16.6 -2.6 -- 0.2 -- -- 327 (13.6) 22/18
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 32.9 +2.1 15.7 -0.7 14.4 0.0 11.6 12.9 591 (24.6) 55/00
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 33.7 +2.6 16.6 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 202 ( 8.4) 31/07
MILDURA AIRPORT 40.2 +8.6 20.5 +4.0 13.7 0.0 10.2 12.6 229 ( 9.5) 31/12
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 33.2 +3.7 17.4 +3.0 -- 0.0 9.6 -- 366 (15.3) 35/07
BENDIGO AIRPORT 34.1 +4.8 18.5 +4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 296 (12.3) 43/12
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 35.6 +9.8 17.4 +2.8 15.3 0.0 6.4 -- -- --
BALLARAT AERODROME 32.2 +7.2 14.3 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 388 (16.2) 48/11
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 25.5 +1.0 10.9 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 165 ( 6.9) 35/12
HOBART AIRPORT 25.0 +2.7 10.8 -1.2 6.1 0.0 7.2 12.8 382 (15.9) 35/14
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

44.0 MARREE COMPARISON NE Pastoral SA
43.8 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
42.8 EMU CREEK STATION W Gascoyne WA
42.7 TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA
42.6 MORAWA AIRPORT Central West WA

+12.5 : 38.7 AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
+12.5 : 37.3 WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
+11.3 : 37.6 MORTLAKE RACECOURSE W Coast VIC
+11.3 : 36.5 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
+11.2 : 36.3 COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC

29.3 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA
29.1 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
28.8 KARRATHA AERO E Pilbara WA
28.8 EMU CREEK STATION W Gascoyne WA
28.6 LEGENDRE ISLAND E Pilbara WA

+8.0 : 27.3 TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA
+7.6 : 25.8 POONCARIE MAIL AGENCY Lower Darling NSW
+7.4 : 19.9 HORSHAM AERODROME Wimmera S VIC
+6.6 : 24.5 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+6.6 : 22.9 BALRANALD (RSL) Southwest Plains NSW

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

17.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
17.8 NORTH WALPOLE Lower West WA
18.2 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
18.3 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
18.3 ROCKY GULLY Lower West WA

-9.5 : 26.7 LAJAMANU N Rivers NT
-9.1 : 18.3 ROCKY GULLY Lower West WA
-9.1 : 26.9 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT
-8.0 : 26.6 CROYDON TOWNSHIP Gulf Country QLD
-7.8 : 24.6 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD

1.0 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
1.7 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
2.1 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
2.3 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
2.5 WILLOW GROVE (BLUE ROCK RESERVOIR) W Gippsland VIC

-10.8 : 2.5 WILLOW GROVE (BLUE ROCK RESERVOIR) W Gippsland VIC
-8.3 : 2.3 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-7.1 : 3.5 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-7.1 : 3.3 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.0 : 4.8 BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.0 : 4.0 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS

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.
197.4 LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
163.4 SOUTHWELL STATION N Peninsula QLD
163.4 MOSSMAN SOUTH ALCHERA DRIVE N Coast--Barron QLD
153.0 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
152.0 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
N Kimberley
76.0 WYNDHAM
E Kimberley
73.2 KUNUNURRA AERO
71.6 MOOLA BULLA AIRSTRIP
51.6 YULMBU
W Kimberley
59.4 DAMPIER DOWNS AIRSTRIP

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
141.8 WAVE HILL
74.0 BRADSHAW HOMESTEAD
66.2 SUNSHINE BORE
65.4 LAJAMANU
50.2 TIMBER CREEK

QUEENSLAND
N Peninsula
163.4 SOUTHWELL STATION
152.0 WEIPA AERO
151.2 WEIPA EASTERN AVE
138.0 SCHERGER RAAF
128.0 MERLUNA
109.1 AURUKUN SHIRE COUNCIL
105.0 PICCANINNY PLAINS STATION
72.6 BATAVIA DOWNS STATION
57.6 ARCHER RIVER ROADHOUSE
53.4 MORETON TELEGRAPH STATION
51.8 HIGHBURY STATION
S Peninsula
54.6 LAURA POST OFFICE
51.2 LOTUS BIRD LODGE
Gulf Country
153.0 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT
141.0 MIRANDA DOWNS STATION
86.0 YAPPAR RIVER
N Coast--Barron
197.4 LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE
163.4 MOSSMAN SOUTH ALCHERA DRIVE
133.2 PORT DOUGLAS - WARNER ST
120.2 WHYANBEEL VALLEY
102.4 REEF PARK
51.0 TREE HOUSE CREEK
50.6 WHITE CLIFF POINT
N Coast--Herbert
64.8 INNISFAIL
61.0 INNISFAIL WHARF ALERT
58.0 MARCO STREET ALERT
57.2 DARADGEE
55.0 CENTRAL MILL ALERT
54.0 NERADA ALERT
51.0 TUNG OIL TM
51.0 TUNG OIL ALERT

13.3 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
13.0 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
12.9 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
12.8 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
12.8 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
12.8 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
12.8 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS

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0.8 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD
0.5 GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT
0.4 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
0.0 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
0.0 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

1379 (57.5) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1198 (49.9) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
1198 (49.9) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1189 (49.5) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1163 (48.5) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
1136 (47.3) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1020 (42.5) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
1017 (42.4) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
965 (40.2) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
902 (37.6) REDCLIFFE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
874 (36.4) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
871 (36.3) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
871 (36.3) GOLD COAST SEAWAY Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
859 (35.8) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
859 (35.8) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
859 (35.8) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
825 (34.4) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
805 (33.5) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
777 (32.4) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
771 (32.1) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
767 (32.0) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
758 (31.6) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
748 (31.2) GERALDTON AIRPORT Central West WA
732 (30.5) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
731 (30.5) TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
730 (30.4) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
722 (30.1) NGAYAWILI N Rivers NT
711 (29.6) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
702 (29.3) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
688 (28.7) WINTON AIRPORT Northwest QLD
681 (28.4) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
679 (28.3) GERALDTON AIRPORT COMPARISON Central West WA
663 (27.6) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
655 (27.3) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
650 (27.1) SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
647 (27.0) DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
647 (27.0) TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
629 (26.2) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
627 (26.1) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
623 (26.0) NARRANDERA AIRPORT Riverina E NSW
620 (25.8) DALBY AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
617 (25.7) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
614 (25.6) GLADSTONE RADAR Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
610 (25.4) GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
604 (25.2) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
81/15 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
78/02 CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
78/23 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
76/01 CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
74/04 DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

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 None reported