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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 31/05/2015. Help in interpreting these statistics and information on quality control is here.

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Comments
Reading Reading Date Years Reading Date Years
Lowest maximum temperature

NT

Darwin-Daly

014153

BLACK POINT

26.2

27.0

25/05/2012

21

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, 31/05/2015.

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 22.6 +0.8 9.5 -0.9 6.3 0.0 2.4 9.2 334 (13.9) 37/00
BUNBURY 20.1 -1.1 3.4 -5.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 138 ( 5.8) 15/00
MANDURAH 20.3 -1.0 9.8 -3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 218 ( 9.1) 18/20
DARWIN AIRPORT 30.0 -2.0 25.8 +3.7 25.6 0.0 6.8 0.0 361 (15.0) 57/19
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 24.0 +1.0 12.4 +4.2 11.1 0.0 5.0 6.6 217 ( 9.0) 37/20
WHYALLA AERO 16.7 -3.7 6.2 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 195 ( 8.1) 21/11
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.2 -2.7 8.7 -1.5 -- 0.4 -- -- 54 ( 2.3) 30/12
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.9 -1.2 7.4 +0.1 6.4 0.6 0.6 4.7 408 (17.0) 52/12
MOUNT ISA AERO 31.1 +3.3 13.5 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 181 ( 7.5) 34/09
CAIRNS AERO 26.5 -1.1 22.0 +2.1 21.2 1.8 6.6 1.5 533 (22.2) 34/00
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.1 +1.5 22.4 +4.8 20.5 0.0 8.0 7.0 468 (19.5) 43/12
MACKAY M.O 24.9 +0.7 20.3 +3.2 -- 0.8 -- -- 352 (14.7) 28/12
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 28.9 +2.9 18.4 +4.3 16.8 0.0 4.0 -- 258 (10.8) 30/16
BUNDABERG AERO 27.3 +2.7 13.7 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 146 ( 6.1) 26/14
COOLANGATTA 24.7 +1.6 14.1 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 220 ( 9.2) 21/11
BRISBANE AERO 25.0 +1.5 14.4 +1.6 11.4 0.2 2.2 9.5 208 ( 8.7) 21/21
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 23.2 +3.4 13.1 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 180 ( 7.5) 30/10
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 17.8 -2.5 11.3 +2.6 -- 0.6 0.8 -- 50 ( 2.1) --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 21.5 +0.1 14.8 +3.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 96 ( 4.0) 26/14
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 21.1 -0.3 10.6 +0.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 81 ( 3.4) 13/04
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 21.8 +1.5 11.0 +1.0 -- 0.8 -- -- 246 (10.3) 28/12
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 16.1 -3.8 9.1 +2.6 -- 0.2 -- -- 198 ( 8.3) 21/03
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 19.1 -0.9 11.0 +0.1 8.9 0.0 2.4 1.1 331 (13.8) 31/17
RICHMOND RAAF 16.9 -3.6 6.9 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 98 ( 4.1) 15/16
BELLAMBI AWS 17.0 -2.6 12.9 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 288 (12.0) 43/18
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 15.5 -1.8 2.0 -3.8 -0.4 0.2 2.8 6.9 213 ( 8.9) 31/12
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 15.4 -2.2 5.0 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 163 ( 6.8) 31/14
MILDURA AIRPORT 18.3 -0.7 6.7 -0.7 3.5 0.0 2.4 5.4 139 ( 5.8) 30/14
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 16.4 -0.8 9.7 +4.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- 39/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT 15.2 -1.4 7.8 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 165 ( 6.9) 41/11
BALLARAT AERODROME 13.2 -0.4 5.6 -0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 443 (18.5) 52/10
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 14.1 -1.7 7.3 +2.3 -- 4.2 -- -- 311 (13.0) 67/13
HOBART AIRPORT 16.3 +1.1 8.0 +1.4 4.4 0.0 2.2 7.0 474 (19.8) 83/11
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

37.4 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
36.6 WARMUN E Kimberley WA
36.3 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
36.3 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
36.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT

+6.0 : 29.4 INJUNE POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+5.9 : 32.3 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
+5.9 : 29.0 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+5.8 : 31.0 YUENDUMU N Plateau NT
+5.7 : 31.0 TERRITORY GRAPE FARM N Plateau NT
+5.7 : 34.6 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT

27.0 OENPELLI AIRPORT N Rivers NT
27.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
26.2 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
26.1 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.9 BLACK POINT N Rivers NT

+8.9 : 12.0 INVERELL (RAGLAN ST) N Tablelands W NSW
+7.5 : 15.2 BOURKE AIRPORT AWS Upper Darling NSW
+7.4 : 9.3 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
+7.1 : 19.4 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
+7.1 : 17.7 THARGOMINDAH AIRPORT Far SW QLD

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

-1.8 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-0.8 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-0.3 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
0.4 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.5 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-9.1 : 12.8 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
-8.6 : 20.5 TELFER AERO Interior WA
-8.1 : 15.6 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
-7.6 : 14.1 ERNABELLA (PUKATJA) NW Pastoral SA
-7.5 : 16.8 YULARA AIRPORT N Plateau NT
-7.5 : 15.6 MARREE AERO NE Pastoral SA
-7.5 : 16.9 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA

-4.9 BOMBALA AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.5 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-3.5 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-3.5 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-10.4 : -1.2 EYRE Eucla WA
-9.0 : -1.8 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
-8.6 : -1.5 NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
-8.5 : -1.6 JARRAHWOOD 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.
51.6 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
44.2 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
42.4 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
35.6 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MILKY WAY) Islands ISL
33.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Interior
44.2 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE

NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
33.6 MCCLUER ISLAND

TASMANIA
W Coast
51.6 MOUNT READ

ISLANDS
Islands
42.4 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
35.6 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MILKY WAY)

9.5 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
9.2 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
9.2 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
9.1 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
8.9 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC

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0.6 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
0.2 WELLINGTON (AGROWPLOW) CW Slopes S NSW
0.2 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
0.0 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
0.0 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT

1861 (77.5) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1424 (59.3) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
1292 (53.8) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
1278 (53.3) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1235 (51.5) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1197 (49.9) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
1076 (44.8) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
1043 (43.5) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
1028 (42.8) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1028 (42.8) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
944 (39.3) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
939 (39.1) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
897 (37.4) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
893 (37.2) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
856 (35.7) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
845 (35.2) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
842 (35.1) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
837 (34.9) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
832 (34.7) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
824 (34.3) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
816 (34.0) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
789 (32.9) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
757 (31.5) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
747 (31.1) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
746 (31.1) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
726 (30.3) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
709 (29.5) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
657 (27.4) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
655 (27.3) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
639 (26.6) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
635 (26.5) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
628 (26.2) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
624 (26.0) WARRA W Coast TAS
624 (26.0) CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
619 (25.8) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
604 (25.2) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
601 (25.0) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
600 (25.0) LAUNCESTON AIRPORT N Coast TAS
135/11 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
130/13 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
120/11 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
115/10 LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
113/10 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
109/11 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
109/11 CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
107/12 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
106/14 FORREST Eucla WA
104/12 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
102/11 HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) Southeast TAS
98/15 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
98/19 CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
94/12 LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
94/13 MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
94/15 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
93/15 SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
93/23 TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
91/10 CAPE GRIM N 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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT
7.8mm in 13 min to 19:19 36.0mm/h
13.2mm in 1 hr to 19:30 13.2mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 20:00 13.6mm/h
CHARLES POINT
6.2mm in 17 min to 20:00 21.9mm/h
JABIRU AIRPORT
13.0mm in 1 hr to 16:30 13.0mm/h
10.0mm in 1 hr to 17:00 10.0mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 5.3mm/h
MCCLUER ISLAND
17.2mm in 1 hr to 07:30 17.2mm/h
16.0mm in 1 hr to 08:00 16.0mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 09:30 8.3mm/h
15.2mm in 30 min to 10:30 30.4mm/h
17.2mm in 1 hr to 10:30 17.2mm/h
11.2mm in 30 min to 11:00 22.4mm/h
26.4mm in 1 hr to 11:00 26.4mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 11:30 13.6mm/h
34.0mm in 3 hr to 12:30 11.3mm/h
MURGANELLA AIRSTRIP
15.0mm in 3 hr to 15:30 5.0mm/h
OENPELLI AIRPORT
10.2mm in 1 hr to 19:30 10.2mm/h
WARRUWI AIRPORT
18.2mm in 30 min to 14:00 36.4mm/h
21.4mm in 1 hr to 14:00 21.4mm/h
21.2mm in 1 hr to 14:30 21.2mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 15:30 9.0mm/h
18.6mm in 30 min to 19:30 37.2mm/h
22.2mm in 1 hr to 19:30 22.2mm/h
16.2mm in 30 min to 20:00 32.4mm/h
34.8mm in 1 hr to 20:00 34.8mm/h
24.6mm in 1 hr to 20:30 24.6mm/h
10.4mm in 1 hr to 21:00 10.4mm/h
50.0mm in 3 hr to 21:30 16.7mm/h
62.0mm in 6 hr to 21:30 10.3mm/h
MANINGRIDA AIRPORT
15.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 5.0mm/h
ISLANDS
Islands
CAPE WESSEL
4.2mm in 12 min to 16:30 21.0mm/h
CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO
11.6mm in 1 hr to 08:00 11.6mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 7.0mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Eucla
FORREST : 106(160/ 9 ) at 14:12
NORTHERN TERRITORY
N Rivers
MCCLUER ISLAND : 76(100/ 65 ) at 07:00
NEW SOUTH WALES
MidNorth Coast S
TAREE AIRPORT AWS : 104(340/104 ) at 22:23
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 87(310/ 67 ) at 11:00
VICTORIA
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 98(290/ 52 ) at 15:30
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) : 108(270/ 83 ) at 13:00
LOW HEAD : 85(320/ 67 ) at 11:30
CAPE GRIM : 91(290/ 65 ) at 11:00
E Coast
LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) : 95(320/ 61 ) at 12:24
SWAN ISLAND : 87(310/ 63 ) at 15:00
MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) : 95(280/ 76 ) at 13:23
Southeast
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) : 102(310/ 50 ) at 11:42
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 135(310/124 ) at 15:33
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 124(270/ 91 ) at 14:30
TASMAN ISLAND : 91(310/ 45 ) at 12:19
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 108(300/ 83 ) at 10:10
TUNNACK FIRE STATION : 93(310/ 65 ) at 23:51
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 98(290/ 69 ) at 19:30
DUNALLEY (STROUD POINT) : 83(290/ 65 ) at 12:43
DENNES POINT : 82(260/ 63 ) at 14:15
W Coast
CAPE SORELL : 109(310/ 59 ) at 11:08
LOW ROCKY POINT : 104(280/ 76 ) at 11:20
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 121(300/102 ) at 11:29
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 95(300/ 76 ) at 15:02