Tuesday 13 MAY 2014
 

Home
Daily Weather
Summary indexes
2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Previous years

About:
The Daily Weather Summary
Monthly summaries:
BoM Significant Weather Summaries
BoM Drought Summaries
BoM routine monthly and other summaries
Find a place:
Australian Gazeteer
Whereis
Jargon busters:
WeatherZone | BoM | American Met Soc

 

2014

Dec

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        

Nov

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
          01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Oct

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
    01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

Sep

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          

Aug

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
        01 02 03
04 05 06 07 08 09 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Jul

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
  01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31      

Jun

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
            01
02 03 04 05 06 07 08
09 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30            

May

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
      01 02 03 04
05 06 07 08 09 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  

Apr

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
  01 02 03 04 05 06
07 08 09 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30        

Mar

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
          01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31            

Feb

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
          01 02
03 04 05 06 07 08 09
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28    

Jan

M Tu W Th F Sa Su
    01 02 03 04 05
06 07 08 09 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

 

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

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.

If you are looking for weather news as it happens, use the links on the Severe weather real-time news reports page.


Records set today

None yet known


The day in charts
Surface charts Satellite images Rain & temperatures
4am EST Rainfall -- 24 hours to 9am

Week to 9am | SE AUS detail
10am EST Minimum temperature anomalies

See actual temperatures
4pm EST Maximum temperature anomalies

See actual temperatures
10pm EST Solar Radiation

Summary of observations

For notes on how to interpret the data and quality control issues, see Daily Weather Summary Help.
Data is as received at 17:00EST, 23/05/2014.

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 24.2 +0.1 11.2 -1.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 268 (11.2) 31/15
PERTH AIRPORT 22.0 +0.2 10.7 +0.3 9.4 2.4 0.7 7.4 268 (11.2) 34/13
BUNBURY 21.6 +0.4 6.8 -2.5 -- 1.8 -- -- 167 ( 7.0) 34/22
MANDURAH 21.4 +0.1 13.1 -0.5 -- 1.2 -- -- 232 ( 9.7) 26/15
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.9 +0.9 23.8 +1.7 22.7 0.0 7.2 11.2 324 (13.5) 37/11
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 28.3 +5.3 9.8 +1.6 7.8 0.0 3.6 10.4 162 ( 6.8) 31/14
WHYALLA AERO 22.9 +2.5 6.2 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 181 ( 7.5) 30/11
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 22.6 +3.7 12.2 +2.0 -- 0.0 3.0 9.4 224 ( 9.3) 24/08
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 19.7 +3.6 9.1 +1.8 7.2 0.0 1.4 8.9 303 (12.6) 31/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 30.7 +2.9 15.5 +1.7 12.7 0.0 7.6 10.8 307 (12.8) 39/10
CAIRNS AERO 25.4 -2.2 21.9 +2.0 21.2 2.0 5.0 1.1 590 (24.6) 48/21
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.0 +0.4 21.2 +3.6 20.0 0.6 6.8 1.7 441 (18.4) 44/11
MACKAY M.O 23.5 -0.7 20.1 +3.0 -- 0.8 -- 2.8 575 (24.0) 46/10
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.7 +0.7 18.3 +4.2 16.8 0.0 4.0 -- 360 (15.0) 39/10
BUNDABERG AERO 26.2 +1.6 16.0 +1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 330 (13.8) 39/10
COOLANGATTA 24.1 +1.0 16.8 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 366 (15.3) 44/11
BRISBANE AERO 24.4 +0.9 13.6 +0.8 12.4 0.2 4.0 10.2 364 (15.2) 41/13
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 19.9 +0.1 10.0 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 513 (21.4) 41/19
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 22.6 +2.3 9.8 +1.1 -- 0.0 2.6 -- 190 ( 7.9) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.0 +0.6 14.3 +2.6 12.0 5.0 3.8 9.3 437 (18.2) 37/10
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.4 +1.0 11.2 +0.8 -- 0.6 -- -- 195 ( 8.1) 22/13
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 22.0 +1.7 14.4 +4.4 13.6 13.2 2.0 6.0 338 (14.1) 22/13
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 16.2 +2.0 4.5 -0.1 -1.1 0.2 2.4 8.0 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 22.3 +2.4 9.3 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 334 (13.9) 34/09
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 21.5 +1.5 13.9 +3.0 12.6 8.6 4.8 8.8 479 (20.0) 28/10
RICHMOND RAAF 22.8 +2.3 11.4 +3.8 -- 0.2 -- -- 112 ( 4.7) 22/08
BELLAMBI AWS 21.0 +1.4 15.1 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 384 (16.0) 21/00
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 20.3 +3.0 7.3 +1.5 4.2 0.2 1.8 9.3 281 (11.7) 28/10
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 18.1 +0.5 4.9 -0.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 48 ( 2.0) 15/12
MILDURA AIRPORT 22.1 +3.1 4.9 -2.5 1.0 0.0 2.0 9.0 141 ( 5.9) 22/13
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 19.8 +2.6 3.0 -2.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 68 ( 2.8) 24/09
BENDIGO AIRPORT 19.2 +2.6 4.4 -0.7 -- 0.4 -- -- 23 ( 1.0) 21/14
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 20.4 +3.7 8.3 -0.4 -1.0 0.0 1.4 -- -- --
BALLARAT AERODROME 15.6 +2.0 3.3 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 183 ( 7.6) 35/04
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 17.3 +1.5 3.8 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 57 ( 2.4) 30/13
HOBART AIRPORT 18.6 +3.4 4.6 -2.0 1.2 0.0 1.4 7.5 281 (11.7) 43/13
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

37.1 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
36.8 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
36.6 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
36.4 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
36.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
36.0 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
36.0 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA

+6.8 : 29.4 WANAARING POST OFFICE Upper Darling NSW
+6.8 : 25.9 CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
+6.6 : 27.4 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+6.3 : 29.5 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
+6.2 : 30.0 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT

27.0 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
26.8 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
26.2 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
26.2 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.1 DARWIN NTC AWS N Rivers NT

+8.9 : 24.6 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
+6.7 : 14.3 CORRIGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+6.5 : 16.3 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD
+6.4 : 19.5 SAMUEL HILL AERO Central Coast E QLD
+6.4 : 23.2 MARDIE W Pilbara WA

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

4.9 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
6.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
7.1 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
7.5 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
7.9 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-3.9 : 12.0 BRIDPORT (SEA VIEW VILLAS) N Coast TAS
-2.5 : 23.4 DENHAM W Gascoyne WA
-2.2 : 25.4 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
-2.1 : 24.7 MAREEBA AIRPORT N Coast--Barron QLD
-2.0 : 25.6 LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
-2.0 : 22.8 SAMUEL HILL AERO Central Coast E QLD
-2.0 : 20.4 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA

-7.3 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.3 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
-4.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.0 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.6 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-6.1 : -4.3 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
-5.2 : 3.8 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
-5.1 : -1.3 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
-5.0 : 2.2 SHEOAKS W Central VIC
-4.9 : -0.5 MELTON MOWBRAY (NORTH STOCKMAN) 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.
77.0 WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
47.8 PACIFIC HEIGHTS Central Coast E QLD
47.4 SWANSEA (CATHERINE ST) Hunter Valley NSW
36.2 TULLY SUGAR MILL N Coast--Herbert QLD
36.0 YEPPOON THE ESPLANADE Central Coast E QLD

QUEENSLAND
N Coast--Herbert
36.2 TULLY SUGAR MILL
Central Coast E
47.8 PACIFIC HEIGHTS
36.0 YEPPOON THE ESPLANADE

NEW SOUTH WALES
Hunter Valley
47.4 SWANSEA (CATHERINE ST)

ISLANDS
Islands
77.0 WILLIS ISLAND

11.2 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.8 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.8 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
10.5 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.5 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
10.5 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW

.....

3.7 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
2.8 MACKAY M.O Central Coast E QLD
2.8 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
1.7 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD
1.1 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD

1003 (41.8) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
948 (39.5) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
936 (39.0) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
936 (39.0) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
913 (38.0) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
750 (31.3) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
741 (30.9) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
738 (30.8) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
728 (30.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
720 (30.0) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
695 (29.0) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
649 (27.0) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
643 (26.8) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
634 (26.4) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
629 (26.2) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
626 (26.1) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
620 (25.8) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
94/19 HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
91/18 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
87/15 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
81/09 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
81/08 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.
None reported None reported