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Records set or equalled today

These records are based on data that has been checked for gross errors but has not yet been fully validated. They are based on data received as at 1631 EST on 02/04/2014. 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

NT

Darwin-Daly

014274

MCCLUER ISLAND

29.2

29.0

05/04/2002

13

1 N

SA

NW Pastoral

016090

COOBER PEDY AIRPORT

23.3

23.3

06/04/2012

19

1 N Equal to record.

SA

Northeast

020062

YUNTA AIRSTRIP

21.1

20.4

06/04/2012

15

1 N

QLD

Gulf Country

029058

JULIA CREEK AIRPORT

27.0

25.7

10/04/2005

12

1 N

QLD

Northwest

037036

TREPELL AIRPORT

26.2

25.0

04/04/2006

12

1 N

VIC

Mallee N

076064

WALPEUP RESEARCH

21.6

21.5

10/04/2005

47

1 N

TAS

N Coast

091245

CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON)

17.0

17.0

29/04/2000

20

1 N Equal to record.

Highest maximum temperature

NT

Darwin-Daly

014153

BLACK POINT

34.0

34.0

14/04/2009

21

1 N Equal to record.

NT

Darwin-Daly

014932

TINDAL RAAF

38.4

37.9

06/04/1986

24

1 N

NT

Darwin-Daly

014954

BRADSHAW

41.0

40.3

06/04/2010

13

1 P

SA

NW Pastoral

016098

TARCOOLA AERO

39.7

39.5

09/04/2005

16

1 N

SA

Yorke Peninsula

022046

EDITHBURGH

37.9

37.3

09/04/2005

19

1 N

SA

Mt Lofty Ranges

023804

VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY)

36.7

36.3

02/04/2005

13

1 N

SA

Mt Lofty Ranges

023842

MOUNT LOFTY

30.5

30.0

09/04/2005

20

1 N

SA

Upper SE

025557

KEITH (MUNKORA)

37.7

37.1

09/04/2005

12

1 N

SA

Lower SE

026021

MOUNT GAMBIER AERO

35.8

35.0

09/04/2005

72

1 N

SA

Lower SE

026091

COONAWARRA

36.2

35.1

09/04/2005

28

1 N

SA

Lower SE

026099

NARACOORTE AERODROME

36.9

36.0

02/04/2005

15

1 N

SA

Lower SE

026100

PADTHAWAY SOUTH

36.2

35.1

09/04/2005

13

1 N

QLD

Gulf Country

029058

JULIA CREEK AIRPORT

39.1

39.1

11/04/2010

12

1 N Equal to record.

VIC

Wimmera S

079028

LONGERENONG

36.1

35.9

03/04/1986

49

1 N

VIC

Wimmera S

079100

HORSHAM AERODROME

36.5

35.0

09/04/2005

16

1 N

VIC

Wimmera S

079105

STAWELL AERODROME

34.2

33.7

14/04/2004

18

1 N

VIC

E Central

086104

SCORESBY RESEARCH INSTITUTE

33.4

33.3

10/04/2005

47

1 N

VIC

E Central

086354

PHILLIP ISLAND PENGUIN RESERVE

33.0

31.3

12/04/1985

28

1 N

VIC

E Central

086361

CERBERUS

34.1

33.1

10/04/2005

20

1 N

VIC

E Central

086373

RHYLL

31.1

30.8

02/04/2009

20

1 N

VIC

W Central

087113

AVALON AIRPORT

36.1

35.0

10/04/2005

19

1 N

VIC

W Central

087168

SHEOAKS

33.4

32.0

10/04/2005

20

1 N

VIC

Western Plains

089085

ARARAT PRISON

33.5

32.8

12/04/1985

44

1 N

VIC

W Coast

090035

COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND)

34.8

32.4

09/04/2005

13

1 N

VIC

W Coast

090173

HAMILTON AIRPORT

35.5

33.7

12/04/1985

29

1 N

VIC

W Coast

090175

PORT FAIRY AWS

36.1

34.7

09/04/2005

20

1 N

VIC

W Coast

090176

MORTLAKE RACECOURSE

36.9

34.1

09/04/2005

20

1 N

VIC

W Coast

090180

AIREYS INLET

34.6

34.2

09/04/2005

20

1 N

VIC

W Coast

090186

WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB

35.6

34.8

09/04/2005

15

1 N

TAS

N Coast

091245

CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON)

25.4

24.0

02/04/2005

20

1 N

TAS

E Coast

092012

FINGAL (LEGGE STREET)

29.4

28.7

02/04/2005

28

1 N

TAS

E Coast

092019

LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER)

24.1

23.4

01/04/2005

24

1 N

TAS

E Coast

092120

ST HELENS AERODROME

28.4

28.1

10/04/2005

13

1 N

TAS

Southeast

094029

HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)

31.0

30.6

01/04/1941

126

1 N

TAS

Southeast

094087

MOUNT WELLINGTON

19.8

19.2

09/04/2005

32

1 N

TAS

Southeast

094137

GEEVESTON (CEMETERY ROAD)

29.8

29.5

04/04/1992

27

1 N

TAS

W Coast

094191

HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE)

24.3

22.8

19/04/2010

18

1 N

TAS

Derwent Valley

095003

BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES)

31.6

30.6

01/04/2005

53

1 N

TAS

Derwent Valley

095048

OUSE FIRE STATION

30.5

30.5

02/04/2005

15

1 N Equal to record.

TAS

Derwent Valley

095063

MAYDENA POST OFFICE

30.1

28.5

02/04/2005

21

1 N

TAS

Central Plateau

096071

LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK

24.6

23.5

02/04/2005

24

1 N

TAS

W Coast

097000

CAPE SORELL

23.2

23.0

06/04/2012

16

1 N

TAS

W Coast

097072

STRAHAN AERODROME

27.8

27.6

02/04/2005

22

1 N

TAS

W Coast

097083

SCOTTS PEAK DAM

29.1

25.2

22/04/2004

15

1 N

TAS

W Coast

097085

MOUNT READ

19.0

19.0

02/04/2005

17

1 N Equal to record.

TAS

King Island

098017

KING ISLAND AIRPORT

31.1

29.4

02/04/2005

18

1 N


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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 16:31EST, 02/04/2014.

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 27.0 -0.7 15.3 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 245 (10.2) 52/17
PERTH AIRPORT 24.9 -0.6 15.4 +2.4 14.6 0.6 3.4 7.3 319 (13.3) 31/16
BUNBURY 23.9 -0.2 12.9 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 243 (10.1) 35/09
MANDURAH 22.3 -1.6 16.1 +0.5 -- 1.4 -- -- 313 (13.0) 37/04
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.2 +1.5 23.2 -0.8 23.1 9.4 6.8 10.7 270 (11.3) --
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 37.4 +9.2 17.7 +5.1 15.7 0.0 11.8 10.6 277 (11.5) 55/23
WHYALLA AERO 38.2 +14.4 20.5 +8.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 270 (11.3) 54/11
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 36.8 +14.1 19.9 +7.5 -- 0.0 2.8 6.8 152 ( 6.3) 43/20
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 35.8 +16.3 13.3 +4.6 10.9 0.0 4.2 9.7 315 (13.1) 59/13
MOUNT ISA AERO 37.6 +5.8 25.7 +7.3 24.4 0.0 8.0 5.1 188 ( 7.8) 37/14
CAIRNS AERO 30.8 +1.6 23.5 +1.9 22.4 9.0 7.8 9.1 504 (21.0) 50/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.4 +0.8 23.4 +2.8 20.1 0.0 7.0 10.5 407 (17.0) 37/12
MACKAY M.O 28.8 +2.1 24.2 +4.1 -- 1.2 -- 10.5 357 (14.9) 37/14
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.0 +0.2 22.9 +5.0 21.8 0.2 5.4 -- 264 (11.0) 31/13
BUNDABERG AERO 29.9 +2.5 20.7 +3.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 279 (11.6) 41/16
COOLANGATTA 28.0 +2.6 19.2 +2.2 -- 2.0 -- -- 230 ( 9.6) 35/15
BRISBANE AERO 27.8 +1.8 19.8 +3.5 18.5 0.0 6.4 10.3 299 (12.5) 30/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 24.8 +1.5 17.4 +4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 601 (25.0) 46/22
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 28.4 +3.2 18.8 +6.0 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 139 ( 5.8) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 26.1 +2.1 18.6 +3.4 17.8 16.0 3.4 7.1 252 (10.5) 28/13
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 26.4 +2.3 17.3 +3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 111 ( 4.6) 31/12
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 25.4 +1.8 13.6 +0.4 13.2 0.2 4.0 10.0 204 ( 8.5) 28/14
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 22.5 +4.1 10.2 +3.0 5.8 0.0 4.0 8.5 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 28.2 +3.7 14.0 +3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 237 ( 9.9) 24/09
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 28.5 +5.6 17.7 +3.5 15.9 0.0 3.2 6.2 285 (11.9) 37/17
RICHMOND RAAF 27.4 +3.6 14.9 +3.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 33 ( 1.4) 18/13
BELLAMBI AWS 26.0 +3.9 18.9 +3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 177 ( 7.4) 31/17
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 27.9 +5.4 15.8 +6.7 14.2 0.0 5.0 7.0 210 ( 8.8) 17/08
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 28.3 +6.0 14.6 +6.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 64 ( 2.7) 18/14
MILDURA AIRPORT 34.9 +11.3 18.3 +8.2 15.8 0.0 5.4 10.0 181 ( 7.5) 41/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 31.5 +9.9 17.1 +8.9 -- 0.0 4.0 -- 216 ( 9.0) 28/14
BENDIGO AIRPORT 32.9 +11.7 17.8 +10.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 84 ( 3.5) 39/15
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 33.4 +13.1 18.9 +8.1 18.6 0.0 4.8 -- -- --
BALLARAT AERODROME 31.3 +13.7 17.7 +10.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 351 (14.6) 48/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 26.3 +7.4 13.6 +6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 122 ( 5.1) 30/14
HOBART AIRPORT 28.1 +10.0 13.8 +5.0 12.2 0.0 3.2 9.2 382 (15.9) 35/03
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

41.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
40.5 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
40.1 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
40.0 URANDANGI AERODROME Northwest QLD
39.8 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
39.8 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA

+17.2 : 36.9 MORTLAKE RACECOURSE W Coast VIC
+16.9 : 36.1 PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
+16.9 : 37.9 EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
+16.5 : 38.4 NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS) W Agricultural SA
+16.3 : 35.8 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA

29.2 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
29.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
28.8 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
28.1 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
28.1 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA

+12.5 : 20.8 MOUNT BARKER Adelaide/Lofty SA
+12.3 : 21.1 YUNTA AIRSTRIP Northeast SA
+12.2 : 25.5 MARREE COMPARISON NE Pastoral SA
+11.8 : 21.6 MOUNT LOFTY Adelaide/Lofty SA
+11.8 : 22.2 MOUNT CRAWFORD (MT CRAWFORD AWS) Adelaide/Lofty SA

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

15.0 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
15.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
15.9 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
16.8 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
17.0 ALBANY Lower West WA

-6.0 : 17.6 HOPETOUN NORTH Lower West WA
-4.0 : 19.7 RAVENSTHORPE Cent Wheatbelt WA
-3.9 : 17.0 ALBANY Lower West WA
-3.8 : 20.4 MUNGLINUP WEST Goldfields WA
-3.8 : 22.0 BENCUBBIN Cent Wheatbelt WA

6.0 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
6.5 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
6.7 TUMBARUMBA POST OFFICE SW Slopes S NSW
6.9 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
7.2 ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW

-3.1 : 10.6 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
-2.6 : 13.6 KALBARRI Central West WA
-1.8 : 9.0 ROCKY GULLY Lower West WA
-1.5 : 11.2 ESPERANCE AERO Lower West 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.
48.0 WOOLI (SANDSTONE HILL) North Coast NSW
45.0 MOUNT MORRIS Warrego QLD
42.6 DORRIGO (OLD CORAMBA RD) MidNorth Coast N NSW
38.8 MT YEATMAN TM Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
38.0 CARNARVON STATION Central Highlands QLD

11.2 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
11.2 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.1 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.7 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.6 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT

.....

6.2 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
5.7 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
5.6 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
5.1 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
2.0 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

875 (36.5) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
839 (35.0) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
835 (34.8) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
742 (30.9) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
725 (30.2) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
721 (30.0) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
716 (29.8) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
696 (29.0) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
664 (27.7) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
639 (26.6) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
639 (26.6) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
631 (26.3) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
615 (25.6) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
608 (25.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
601 (25.0) TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
102/22 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
91/21 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
87/22 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
80/21 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
80/21 ROBE AIRFIELD Lower SE SA

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
ESPERANCE
21.6mm in 23 min to 06:23 56.3mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
NOONAMAH (MKT) AWS
16.0mm in 3 hr to 00:30 5.3mm/h
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
W Agricultural
MINNIPA PIRSA
4.6mm in 11 min to 18:11 25.1mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Gulf Country
CLONCURRY AIRPORT
4.2mm in 12 min to 14:30 21.0mm/h
Northwest
MAY DOWNS
12.0mm in 1 hr to 14:30 12.0mm/h
3.8mm in 11 min to 15:00 20.7mm/h
18.8mm in 1 hr to 15:00 18.8mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 7.0mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 15:30 13.0mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
NW Plains W
WALGETT AIRPORT AWS
9.6mm in 11 min to 16:24 52.4mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 16:30 11.8mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 17:00 12.0mm/h
North Coast
GRAFTON AIRPORT AWS
13.0mm in 30 min to 01:00 26.0mm/h
20.0mm in 1 hr to 01:00 20.0mm/h
16.0mm in 1 hr to 01:30 16.0mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 7.7mm/h
MidNorth Coast N
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT COMPARISON
10.4mm in 1 hr to 00:30 10.4mm/h
VICTORIA
Upper NE
FALLS CREEK
9.4mm in 45 min to 19:00 12.5mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 19:00 10.4mm/h
TASMANIA
Southeast
HOBART AIRPORT
61.0mm in 30 min to 19:00 122.0mm/h
61.0mm in 1 hr to 19:30 61.0mm/h
61.0mm in 30 min to 23:30 122.0mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
NW Pastoral
COOBER PEDY AIRPORT : 80(200/ 69 ) at 22:09
VICTORIA
Wimmera S
GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) : 91(350/ 48 ) at 23:00
TASMANIA
W Coast
MOUNT READ : 102( 10/ 59 ) at 23:28