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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 1442 EST on 19/05/2015. 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 minimum temperature

ANT

Antarctica

300000

DAVIS

-39.0

-38.3

23/05/1964

53

1 N


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Summary of observations

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**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 14:41EST, 19/05/2015.

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 20.4 -1.4 13.4 +3.0 12.0 38.0 0.6 5.7 376 (15.7) 31/15
BUNBURY 19.3 -1.9 11.8 +2.5 -- 12.0 -- -- 189 ( 7.9) 37/12
MANDURAH 19.5 -1.8 14.7 +1.1 -- 0.8 -- -- 339 (14.1) 34/20
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.1 +2.1 22.6 +0.5 21.9 0.0 4.0 10.6 331 (13.8) 37/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 27.9 +4.9 6.4 -1.8 4.6 0.0 4.0 8.8 263 (11.0) 39/13
WHYALLA AERO 22.5 +2.1 7.0 -1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 172 ( 7.2) 39/20
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.3 -2.6 11.1 +0.9 -- 0.0 4.4 0.5 96 ( 4.0) --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 19.6 +3.5 5.1 -2.2 2.5 0.0 2.0 6.6 218 ( 9.1) 35/13
MOUNT ISA AERO 31.0 +3.2 18.9 +5.1 -- 0.0 28.2 10.3 313 (13.0) 30/00
CAIRNS AERO 27.8 +0.2 21.8 +1.9 20.6 0.2 4.2 3.8 546 (22.8) 43/13
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.8 +2.2 21.7 +4.1 20.5 0.0 8.0 5.7 508 (21.2) 41/13
MACKAY M.O 23.5 -0.7 18.7 +1.6 -- 9.6 -- -- 568 (23.7) 43/11
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.6 +0.6 17.6 +3.5 -- 3.0 -- -- 422 (17.6) 41/14
BUNDABERG AERO 25.6 +1.0 16.7 +2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 423 (17.6) 39/13
COOLANGATTA 23.4 +0.3 17.0 +2.9 -- 7.8 -- -- 387 (16.1) 39/02
BRISBANE AERO 23.5 0.0 17.0 +4.2 16.1 7.2 2.2 6.2 301 (12.5) 34/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 19.9 +0.1 12.9 +3.1 -- 0.8 -- -- 578 (24.1) 46/08
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 23.2 +2.9 12.5 +3.8 -- 0.0 3.6 -- 176 ( 7.3) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 19.8 -1.6 14.3 +2.6 -- 4.8 -- -- 350 (14.6) 26/07
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 21.5 +0.1 15.0 +4.6 -- 12.8 -- -- 202 ( 8.4) 21/13
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 19.4 -0.9 12.3 +2.3 6.6 0.0 3.6 -- 133 ( 5.5) 28/17
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- 3.4 -1.2 -2.3 0.4 3 4.8 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 22.0 +2.1 9.9 +3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 417 (17.4) 34/01
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 19.0 -1.0 11.3 +0.4 9.7 0.0 2.0 0.5 248 (10.3) 22/13
RICHMOND RAAF 17.8 -2.7 8.1 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 76 ( 3.2) 13/13
BELLAMBI AWS 18.2 -1.4 11.5 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 206 ( 8.6) 28/22
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 18.6 +1.3 2.1 -3.7 1.8 0.0 1.0 9.1 221 ( 9.2) 26/10
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 19.2 +1.6 2.3 -3.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 95 ( 4.0) 13/13
MILDURA AIRPORT 23.5 +4.5 6.5 -0.9 2.0 0.0 4.0 6.3 193 ( 8.0) 30/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
BENDIGO AIRPORT 19.4 +2.8 3.1 -2.0 -- 0.2 -- -- 97 ( 4.0) 28/13
BALLARAT AERODROME 16.9 +3.3 1.3 -4.4 -- 0.2 -- -- 287 (12.0) 41/12
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 15.4 -0.4 1.0 -4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 162 ( 6.8) 26/14
HOBART AIRPORT 16.0 +0.8 3.5 -3.1 -0.8 0.0 2.2 9.2 400 (16.7) 39/21
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

35.9 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT
35.7 BULMAN N Rivers NT
35.5 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT
35.2 MIDDLE POINT N Rivers NT
35.2 NOONAMAH AIRSTRIP N Rivers NT

+5.9 : 14.9 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
+5.3 : 27.9 WANAARING POST OFFICE Upper Darling NSW
+5.2 : 28.4 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
+5.1 : 23.4 WALPEUP RESEARCH Mallee N VIC
+4.9 : 21.1 MARYBOROUGH N Central VIC
+4.9 : 27.9 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT

26.1 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
26.0 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
25.6 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.5 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+8.2 : 10.1 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
+8.0 : 9.9 ARMIDALE (TREE GROUP NURSERY) N Tablelands W NSW
+7.4 : 14.3 KINGAROY AIRPORT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+6.9 : 11.8 GUNNEDAH AIRPORT AWS NW Slopes S NSW
+6.8 : 12.2 STANTHORPE LESLIE PARADE Darling Downs E QLD

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

7.2 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
8.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
8.6 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
9.4 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
9.7 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-4.5 : 24.7 PARABURDOO AERO E Gascoyne WA
-4.3 : 17.0 GOOSEBERRY HILL Lower West WA
-4.2 : 25.8 EMU CREEK STATION W Gascoyne WA
-4.1 : 14.7 ROCKY GULLY Lower West WA
-4.0 : 24.6 LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA

-6.8 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.5 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.2 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.6 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.4 FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) E Coast TAS

-9.3 : 7.3 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
-7.6 : -6.8 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-7.4 : -6.5 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-7.2 : -4.4 FINGAL (LEGGE STREET) E Coast TAS
-7.2 : 8.8 EMU CREEK STATION W Gascoyne 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.
60.6 BICKLEY Lower West WA
60.6 KARRAGULLEN NORTH Lower West WA
60.0 HUNTLY Lower West WA
56.6 ROLEYSTONE Lower West WA
56.0 GOSNELLS CITY Lower West WA

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
60.6 BICKLEY
60.6 KARRAGULLEN NORTH
60.0 HUNTLY
56.6 ROLEYSTONE
56.0 GOSNELLS CITY
55.4 BINDOON
52.8 LAKE CHITTERING
52.6 JARRAHDALE
51.4 SWANBOURNE
51.2 JANDAKOT AERO

10.6 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.5 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
10.3 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD
9.9 GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT
9.2 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS

.....

1.0 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
0.5 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
0.5 ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) Adelaide/Lofty SA
0.3 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
0.2 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA

1256 (52.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
1212 (50.5) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1070 (44.6) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
1004 (41.8) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
1003 (41.8) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
996 (41.5) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
988 (41.2) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
986 (41.1) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
903 (37.6) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
876 (36.5) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
856 (35.7) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
804 (33.5) NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
800 (33.3) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
785 (32.7) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
767 (32.0) ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
766 (31.9) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
758 (31.6) GOLD COAST SEAWAY Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
753 (31.4) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
727 (30.3) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
713 (29.7) CUNDERDIN AIRFIELD Cent Wheatbelt WA
699 (29.1) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
696 (29.0) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
694 (28.9) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
689 (28.7) ESPERANCE Lower West WA
688 (28.7) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
685 (28.5) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
652 (27.2) SOUTHERN CROSS AIRFIELD Goldfields WA
633 (26.4) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
630 (26.3) MUNGLINUP WEST Goldfields WA
622 (25.9) KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
621 (25.9) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
612 (25.5) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
611 (25.5) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
607 (25.3) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
600 (25.0) LEONORA AERO Goldfields WA
81/02 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
72/22 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
70/22 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
68/09 EUCLA Eucla WA
67/23 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

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.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Adelaide/Lofty
PARAFIELD AIRPORT
7.2mm in 13 min to 23:00 33.2mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE
10.8mm in 1 hr to 00:00 10.8mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT
12.0mm in 30 min to 09:30 24.0mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 09:30 12.0mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 10:00 12.0mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 72(330/ 65 ) at 23:00
TASMANIA
Southeast
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 74(250/ 63 ) at 04:53