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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

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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 1455 EST on 30/10/2014. 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 maximum temperature

NT

Darwin-Daly

014198

JABIRU AIRPORT

41.6

41.6

27/10/1987

36

1 N Equal to record.

QLD

Wide Bay/Burnett

039089

THANGOOL AIRPORT

38.3

38.1

28/10/2014

22

1 N Previous record set earlier this month.

Highest daily average wind speed - anemometer above 3m (km/h)

TAS

E Coast

092012

FINGAL (LEGGE STREET)

20.3

19.1

05/10/2012

11

1 N

TAS

Flinders Is/Bass St

099005

FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT

61.5

53.4

08/10/2008

17

1 N


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4am EST Rainfall -- 24 hours to 9am

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

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4pm EST Maximum temperature anomalies

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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 14:55EST, 30/10/2014.

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
PERTH AIRPORT 29.1 +6.5 16.9 +6.7 15.5 0.0 7.2 9.8 403 (16.8) 39/15
BUNBURY 24.8 +3.9 13.3 +4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 299 (12.5) 34/10
MANDURAH 26.9 +5.2 16.6 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 344 (14.3) 34/16
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.5 +0.3 23.8 -1.1 23.4 0.0 6.6 11.7 316 (13.2) 34/13
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 36.1 +5.2 14.1 -0.7 12.7 0.0 6.0 11.9 320 (13.3) 39/08
WHYALLA AERO 27.4 +3.6 12.4 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 381 (15.9) 50/18
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 24.6 +2.7 11.7 +0.2 -- 0.2 4.8 10.1 203 ( 8.5) 28/16
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 19.4 +1.5 10.4 +3.3 7.5 0.6 3.0 4.3 465 (19.4) 46/15
MOUNT ISA AERO 40.5 +5.9 26.7 +8.2 21.8 0.0 16.8 11.1 516 (21.5) 44/00
CAIRNS AERO 29.9 +0.4 17.7 -2.9 13.8 0.0 7.4 11.7 215 ( 9.0) 28/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.0 +0.6 20.7 0.0 17.0 0.0 10.6 11.1 263 (11.0) 31/10
MACKAY M.O 30.7 +3.2 20.6 +0.9 -- 0.0 -- 11.7 373 (15.5) 37/13
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 37.9 +8.3 21.0 +4.0 18.8 0.0 11.2 -- 333 (13.9) 31/00
BUNDABERG AERO 32.3 +5.4 20.2 +3.7 -- 7.0 -- -- 561 (23.4) 46/00
COOLANGATTA 29.3 +4.9 15.3 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 346 (14.4) 50/12
BRISBANE AERO 27.9 +2.5 18.3 +2.7 14.2 0.0 7.4 11.6 281 (11.7) 50/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 32.5 +8.2 15.5 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 424 (17.7) 54/20
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 30.6 +5.5 11.9 -0.3 -- 0.0 9.2 -- 141 ( 5.9) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 25.0 +1.4 14.3 +0.5 10.7 0.0 7.0 -- 322 (13.4) 35/07
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 25.4 +1.5 9.6 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 215 ( 9.0) 41/10
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 24.3 +0.7 10.7 -1.2 7.7 0.0 8.0 11.9 290 (12.1) 39/16
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 21.8 +4.2 8.7 +2.1 1.1 0.0 5.8 12.3 -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 29.9 +5.2 7.4 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 349 (14.5) 31/09
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 23.9 +1.4 16.0 +2.8 10.4 0.0 7.2 11.4 445 (18.5) 46/16
RICHMOND RAAF 27.5 +2.7 9.7 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 338 (14.1) 37/15
BELLAMBI AWS 20.7 -0.7 16.5 +2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 391 (16.3) 41/01
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 26.4 +5.0 6.0 -1.7 4.2 0.0 6.0 12.9 389 (16.2) 37/09
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 24.4 +2.9 7.6 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 313 (13.0) 28/14
MILDURA AIRPORT 27.7 +3.8 8.5 -1.3 5.0 0.0 8.0 12.4 347 (14.5) 28/15
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 23.7 +2.8 3.8 -3.7 -- 0.0 4.8 -- 382 (15.9) 34/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT 24.5 +4.1 4.0 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 398 (16.6) 35/14
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 23.2 +3.5 10.9 +1.4 8.6 0.6 2.6 -- -- --
BALLARAT AERODROME 21.2 +4.6 4.3 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 457 (19.0) 34/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 17.2 -0.8 5.0 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 434 (18.1) 46/14
HOBART AIRPORT 19.5 +2.2 5.9 -1.6 2.1 1.6 2.4 8.7 694 (28.9) 70/16
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

43.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
42.6 CENTURY MINE Gulf Country QLD
42.6 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
42.4 JULIA CREEK AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
42.2 RICHMOND AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD

+12.0 : 40.6 GOONDIWINDI AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
+12.0 : 35.0 EYRE Eucla WA
+11.4 : 37.7 SOUTHERN CROSS AIRFIELD Goldfields WA
+10.8 : 36.6 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+10.7 : 35.7 BALLADONIA Eucla WA

29.0 LAKE JULIUS AWS Gulf Country QLD
27.6 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
27.1 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
27.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
27.0 BROOME NTC AWS W Kimberley WA

+13.4 : 23.1 BENCUBBIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+12.7 : 22.3 MERREDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+12.1 : 21.2 SOUTHERN CROSS AIRFIELD Goldfields WA
+11.6 : 22.7 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+11.0 : 22.3 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA

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

5.2 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
6.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
7.0 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
10.1 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
10.8 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC

-3.9 : 18.5 RAVENSTHORPE Cent Wheatbelt WA
-3.8 : 7.0 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
-3.1 : 12.9 STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
-2.6 : 11.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
-2.4 : 10.1 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS

-3.4 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-1.5 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
-1.2 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-1.2 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-1.0 DINNER PLAIN (MOUNT HOTHAM AIRPORT) Upper NE VIC

-4.3 : 17.5 LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD
-4.3 : 12.4 WALKAMIN RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
-4.2 : 6.9 ELLISTON W Agricultural SA
-4.1 : 3.9 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-3.9 : 2.3 RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH Lower NE VIC

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.
31.2 EMERALD AIRPORT Central Highlands QLD
20.6 CHILDERS SOUTH Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
17.0 WOONGARRA TM Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
15.0 WAYATINAH (SALTAS) Derwent Valley TAS
14.6 WARRA W Coast TAS

12.9 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
12.9 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
12.7 MOREE AERO NW Plains E NSW
12.4 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
12.4 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
12.4 BICHENO (COUNCIL DEPOT) E Coast TAS

.....

7.5 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS
6.3 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
4.3 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
1.5 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
0.0 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS

1808 (75.3) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1744 (72.7) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1505 (62.7) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
1477 (61.5) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
1444 (60.2) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1418 (59.1) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
1325 (55.2) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1322 (55.1) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
1320 (55.0) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
1243 (51.8) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
1135 (47.3) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
1131 (47.1) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1112 (46.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
1090 (45.4) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
1072 (44.7) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
1049 (43.7) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
958 (39.9) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
924 (38.5) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
884 (36.8) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
862 (35.9) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
861 (35.9) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
847 (35.3) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
844 (35.2) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
826 (34.4) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
822 (34.3) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
796 (33.2) YARRAM AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
796 (33.2) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
791 (33.0) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
769 (32.0) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
751 (31.3) MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
737 (30.7) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
711 (29.6) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
711 (29.6) TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
706 (29.4) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
705 (29.4) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
701 (29.2) SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM N Coast TAS
700 (29.2) MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
698 (29.1) WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
694 (28.9) HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
680 (28.3) POUND CREEK W Gippsland VIC
676 (28.2) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
670 (27.9) FRANKSTON AWS E Central VIC
665 (27.7) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
657 (27.4) CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
655 (27.3) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
654 (27.3) BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
654 (27.3) BAIRNSDALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
654 (27.3) LAUNCESTON AIRPORT N Coast TAS
652 (27.2) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
646 (26.9) HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) Southeast TAS
645 (26.9) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
645 (26.9) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
643 (26.8) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
640 (26.7) WARRA W Coast TAS
631 (26.3) GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
620 (25.8) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
619 (25.8) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
611 (25.5) PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
610 (25.4) MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
600 (25.0) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
111/12 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
104/15 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
100/13 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
94/00 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
93/07 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
93/23 HOGAN 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

TASMANIA
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 111(330/ 85 ) at 14:00
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 100(290/ 76 ) at 14:30
TASMAN ISLAND : 95(250/ 43 ) at 01:30
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 93(280/ 65 ) at 08:30
TUNNACK FIRE STATION : 78(300/ 65 ) at 13:29
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 89(270/ 65 ) at 00:30
W Coast
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 104(310/ 80 ) at 16:30
Flinders Is/Bass St
FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT : 80(250/ 65 ) at 00:00
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 93(250/ 76 ) at 01:00