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National Daily Weather Summary


Records set | Charts | Cities | Hottest | Coldest | Rain, sun & wind | Downpours & gales
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Noteworthy weather today
significant newsworthy major

The graphics and statistical information on this page fill gradually as they become available. The page is updated every 30 minutes at about 15 and 45 minutes past the hour. The solar radiation chart becomes available about 2.15am EST next day, while the temperature charts, sunshine and some wind gust data become available about 2.15pm EST the next day.

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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 1633 EST on 13/05/2014. 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
Lowest grass minimum temperature

NT

Barkly

015131

ELLIOTT

0.0

0.0

05/05/2014

12

0.0

05/05/2014

17

1 N Equal to record. Previous record set earlier this month.

Highest minimum temperature

NT

Barkly

015085

BRUNETTE DOWNS

25.2

25.0

17/05/1958

47

1 N


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10pm EST Solar Radiation

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 16:32EST, 13/05/2014.

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 22.8 -1.3 12.1 -0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 215 ( 9.0) 48/19
PERTH AIRPORT 23.5 +1.7 11.1 +0.7 8.9 0.0 1.6 5.4 279 (11.6) 50/16
BUNBURY 21.6 +0.4 16.7 +7.4 -- 1.8 -- -- 449 (18.7) 48/10
MANDURAH 21.9 +0.6 17.8 +4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 587 (24.5) 48/12
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.6 +1.6 23.9 +1.8 23.2 0.0 4.4 10.4 308 (12.8) 37/12
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 21.7 -1.3 12.8 +4.6 11.8 0.0 5.6 1.7 273 (11.4) 31/01
WHYALLA AERO 22.3 +1.9 6.3 -2.4 -- 0.2 -- -- 124 ( 5.2) 30/14
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 21.3 +2.4 9.2 -1.0 -- 0.0 2.0 9.1 55 ( 2.3) 35/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 20.0 +3.9 5.2 -2.1 3.8 0.2 2.8 9.4 232 ( 9.7) 26/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 30.7 +2.9 19.9 +6.1 18.4 0.0 6.6 10.4 383 (16.0) 35/11
CAIRNS AERO 29.2 +1.6 21.8 +1.9 20.9 0.8 5.0 6.7 570 (23.8) 50/12
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.1 +1.5 19.7 +2.1 16.5 0.0 7.4 9.0 436 (18.2) 37/11
MACKAY M.O 25.0 +0.8 19.7 +2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 456 (19.0) 46/21
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.2 +0.2 18.4 +4.3 17.4 0.0 4.0 -- 284 (11.8) 35/14
BUNDABERG AERO 25.5 +0.9 15.3 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 256 (10.7) 39/16
COOLANGATTA 25.0 +1.9 13.1 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 205 ( 8.5) 41/15
BRISBANE AERO 24.5 +1.0 13.4 +0.6 11.2 0.0 2.4 7.5 279 (11.6) 34/15
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 20.3 +0.5 10.2 +0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 306 (12.8) 41/12
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 22.6 +2.3 6.8 -1.9 -- 1.2 1.6 -- 84 ( 3.5) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.9 +1.5 14.9 +3.2 12.3 0.6 0.8 9.5 319 (13.3) 50/16
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.4 +1.0 10.8 +0.4 -- 3.8 -- -- 133 ( 5.5) 35/13
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 22.7 +2.4 12.5 +2.5 11.6 7.4 3.6 7.4 359 (15.0) 39/15
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 15.6 +1.4 5.3 +0.7 -1.4 0.4 3.2 8.6 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 21.0 +1.1 7.9 +1.4 -- 0.2 -- -- 279 (11.6) 39/11
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 20.2 +0.2 12.7 +1.8 10.8 0.2 4.0 8.8 506 (21.1) 50/17
RICHMOND RAAF 22.4 +1.9 7.6 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 93 ( 3.9) 24/15
BELLAMBI AWS 19.8 +0.2 14.9 +1.9 -- 1.0 -- -- 412 (17.2) 39/11
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 19.7 +2.4 3.7 -2.1 2.4 0.0 1.2 9.7 204 ( 8.5) 24/11
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 19.3 +1.7 6.1 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 111 ( 4.6) 13/10
MILDURA AIRPORT 20.4 +1.4 4.8 -2.6 2.4 0.0 2.4 8.4 135 ( 5.6) 21/11
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 18.9 +1.7 4.9 -0.8 -- 0.0 3.2 -- 84 ( 3.5) 15/13
BENDIGO AIRPORT 19.2 +2.6 4.8 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 60 ( 2.5) 15/09
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 20.1 +3.4 7.8 -0.9 5.8 0.2 4.8 -- -- --
BALLARAT AERODROME 17.8 +4.2 1.5 -4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 145 ( 6.0) 18/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 16.5 +0.7 1.4 -3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 157 ( 6.5) 13/16
HOBART AIRPORT 17.0 +1.8 1.6 -5.0 -1.1 0.0 1.4 8.4 414 (17.3) 22/11
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

37.0 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
37.0 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
36.8 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
36.8 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
36.6 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA

+6.5 : 30.2 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
+6.0 : 27.0 EUCLA Eucla WA
+5.5 : 30.8 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+5.5 : 26.9 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+5.4 : 26.2 RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
+5.4 : 12.2 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

27.2 NORTH EAST ISLAND Islands ISL
27.0 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
27.0 BROOME NTC AWS W Kimberley WA
26.8 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.4 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
26.4 BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA

+10.3 : 25.2 BRUNETTE DOWNS N Plateau NT
+8.0 : 14.1 COLLIE EAST Lower West WA
+7.9 : 14.9 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+7.9 : 16.5 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
+7.7 : 22.8 CLONCURRY AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
+7.7 : 16.9 BUSSELTON AERO Lower West WA

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

8.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
8.7 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
9.4 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
9.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
10.0 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-3.4 : 15.0 TOCUMWAL AIRPORT Riverina E NSW
-2.9 : 23.0 DENHAM W Gascoyne WA
-2.4 : 15.8 YARRAWONGA Upper North VIC
-2.3 : 25.3 SHARK BAY AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
-2.0 : 14.2 RHYLL E Central VIC

-6.4 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.7 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.8 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-3.8 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.6 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

-5.8 : 2.0 BRIDPORT (SEA VIEW VILLAS) N Coast TAS
-5.6 : -2.2 CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
-5.4 : -2.1 ROSS (THE BOULEVARDS) Midlands TAS
-5.0 : 1.6 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast 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.
59.0 BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
42.0 EURAMO TM N Coast--Herbert QLD
28.4 GREENHAVEN N Coast--Barron QLD
26.0 MENAVALE ALERT N Coast--Herbert QLD
25.0 BARTLE VIEW ALERT N Coast--Barron QLD

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
W Pilbara
59.0 BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT

QUEENSLAND
N Coast--Barron
28.4 GREENHAVEN
25.0 BARTLE VIEW ALERT
N Coast--Herbert
42.0 EURAMO TM
26.0 MENAVALE ALERT

10.6 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.5 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.4 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.4 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
10.0 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW

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5.4 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
5.4 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
5.2 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
4.8 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
4.6 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
1.7 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT

1197 (49.9) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1131 (47.1) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
1038 (43.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
1029 (42.9) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
907 (37.8) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
899 (37.5) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
874 (36.4) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
865 (36.0) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
771 (32.1) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
745 (31.0) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
727 (30.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
723 (30.1) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
707 (29.5) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
691 (28.8) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
652 (27.2) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
644 (26.8) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
628 (26.2) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
618 (25.8) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
616 (25.7) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
614 (25.6) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
613 (25.5) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
107/07 CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
83/00 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
68/07 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
68/13 HOPETOUN NORTH Lower West WA
67/11 ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
67/05 WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL

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.
QUEENSLAND
Central Coast E
YEPPOON THE ESPLANADE
15.4mm in 1 hr to 11:30 15.4mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.7mm/h
11.8mm in 24 min to 21:30 29.5mm/h
13.2mm in 1 hr to 21:30 13.2mm/h
16.0mm in 1 hr to 22:00 16.0mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
CAPE LEEUWIN : 108(260/ 54 ) at 08:00
TASMANIA
Southeast
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 82(270/ 67 ) at 02:30