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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 1438 EST on 15/08/2015. 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 grass minimum temperature

QLD

Wide Bay/Burnett

039104

MONTO TOWNSHIP

-6.6

-6.0

07/08/2010

39

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 14:38EST, 15/08/2015.

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 23.4 +4.9 8.3 +0.3 6.5 0.0 1.2 9.8 217 ( 9.0) 26/07
BUNBURY 19.4 +1.9 11.2 +3.8 -- 0.2 -- -- 92 ( 3.8) 21/13
MANDURAH 20.4 +2.5 10.5 -0.3 -- 0.4 -- -- 144 ( 6.0) 18/20
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.6 +2.2 20.1 -0.3 19.5 0.0 7.2 11.0 323 (13.5) 44/11
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 20.8 -1.8 -0.1 -6.1 -3.1 0.0 4.2 10.9 242 (10.1) 35/12
WHYALLA AERO 16.5 -2.0 5.3 -0.6 -- 0.2 -- -- 281 (11.7) 24/14
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 15.4 -1.2 11.3 +3.1 -- 1.2 -- -- 112 ( 4.7) 21/14
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 15.1 +1.0 8.1 +2.6 5.6 0.8 1.4 1.8 343 (14.3) 37/14
MOUNT ISA AERO 25.5 -1.8 5.9 -4.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 323 (13.5) 44/10
CAIRNS AERO 26.2 -0.4 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 12.6 -- 39/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 25.0 -1.0 9.0 -5.7 6.7 0.0 10.6 10.9 252 (10.5) 43/13
MACKAY M.O 21.9 -0.6 8.8 -5.2 -- 0.0 -- 10.7 330 (13.8) 35/10
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 24.8 0.0 5.1 -5.6 1.6 0.0 7.4 -- 254 (10.6) 28/17
BUNDABERG AERO 22.9 -0.4 5.4 -5.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 339 (14.1) 28/15
COOLANGATTA 20.7 -0.7 4.1 -6.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 195 ( 8.1) 26/12
BRISBANE AERO 20.9 -0.9 5.3 -4.3 1.1 0.0 6.8 10.2 452 (18.8) 26/02
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 17.8 -0.7 3.8 -3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 537 (22.4) 30/12
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 16.6 -1.4 2.3 -3.5 -- 0.0 2.2 -- -- --
COFFS HARBOUR MO 17.5 -2.3 4.5 -3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 271 (11.3) 28/01
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 19.0 -1.2 1.5 -5.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 295 (12.3) 28/14
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 18.4 -0.2 5.3 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 543 (22.6) 35/09
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- 3.0 +0.9 1.0 0.4 1.6 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 16.1 -1.4 5.6 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 317 (13.2) 43/15
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 19.0 +0.7 7.1 -1.0 4.0 0.0 4.0 10.5 519 (21.6) 46/21
RICHMOND RAAF 19.3 -0.4 0.7 -3.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 230 ( 9.6) 22/18
BELLAMBI AWS 16.1 -1.9 10.8 +0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 486 (20.3) 31/05
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 13.1 -1.4 4.6 +1.1 3.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 222 ( 9.3) 21/15
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 12.8 -2.2 4.2 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 188 ( 7.8) 13/15
MILDURA AIRPORT 17.0 -0.3 6.4 +1.1 2.0 0.0 1.3 2.2 257 (10.7) 28/15
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 12.7 -2.0 5.6 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 185 ( 7.7) 24/11
BENDIGO AIRPORT 13.0 -1.2 1.8 -0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 111 ( 4.6) 22/12
BALLARAT AERODROME 10.8 -0.6 4.2 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 262 (10.9) 26/12
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 15.2 +1.4 0.5 -3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 117 ( 4.9) 30/13
HOBART AIRPORT 17.8 +4.3 5.4 +0.7 2.4 0.0 2.0 8.2 386 (16.1) 50/17
Max
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° 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

35.2 MIDDLE POINT N Rivers NT
35.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
35.0 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
34.7 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT
34.7 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA

+6.8 : 29.8 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
+5.1 : 23.4 PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
+5.1 : 22.6 HYDEN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+5.0 : 22.6 NAREMBEEN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+4.9 : 23.4 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
+4.9 : 27.3 KALBARRI Central West WA

25.6 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
25.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
23.7 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.3 DARWIN NTC AWS N Rivers NT
23.1 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+5.8 : 7.5 MUDGEE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands N NSW
+4.5 : 7.5 WELLINGTON (AGROWPLOW) CW Slopes S NSW
+4.4 : 7.4 WANGARATTA AERO Lower NE VIC
+4.3 : 8.6 MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
+4.3 : 17.6 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

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

-0.2 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1.2 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
1.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.4 CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
3.1 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-4.1 : 25.3 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT
-4.0 : 18.1 ST GEORGE AIRPORT Maranoa QLD
-3.9 : 27.4 ELLIOTT N Plateau NT
-3.6 : 7.7 ORANGE AIRPORT AWS C Tablelands S NSW
-3.6 : 19.3 ARLTUNGA N Plateau NT

-7.5 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-6.0 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.0 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.7 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-5.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW

-7.8 : 3.9 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
-7.3 : -2.5 DALBY AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
-7.3 : -2.3 ARLTUNGA N Plateau NT
-7.2 : -1.0 AMBERLEY AMO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-7.2 : 3.3 HERVEY BAY AIRPORT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

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.
31.0 MAITLAND BELMORE BRIDGE (HUNTER RIVER) Hunter Valley NSW
21.2 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
12.2 CRAFERS WEST Adelaide/Lofty SA
11.2 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
10.8 MOUNT LOFTY Adelaide/Lofty SA

12.6 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD
11.2 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.0 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.9 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
10.9 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
10.9 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD

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3.1 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
2.2 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
1.8 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
1.0 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
0.2 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW

1205 (50.2) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1126 (46.9) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
1063 (44.3) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1012 (42.2) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
950 (39.6) LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
935 (39.0) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
921 (38.4) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
899 (37.5) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
840 (35.0) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
819 (34.1) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
814 (33.9) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
745 (31.0) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
708 (29.5) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
694 (28.9) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
683 (28.5) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
676 (28.2) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
676 (28.2) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
674 (28.1) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
669 (27.9) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
655 (27.3) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
626 (26.1) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
624 (26.0) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
621 (25.9) ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) Illawarra NSW
612 (25.5) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
611 (25.5) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
609 (25.4) MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
607 (25.3) CENTRE ISLAND N Rivers NT
106/04 FORREST Eucla WA
93/05 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
85/15 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
85/01 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
83/01 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast 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.
None reported

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Eucla
FORREST : 106(290/ 87 ) at 13:05
TASMANIA
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 85(320/ 72 ) at 01:30
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 93(250/ 80 ) at 06:00