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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 29/08/2015. 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
Highest daily rainfall

VIC

W Gippsland

085009

TRARALGON EPA

38.8

30.0

17/08/2001

13

1 N

VIC

W Gippsland

085195

WILLOW GROVE

40.8

35.2

02/08/2010

44

1 N

VIC

W Gippsland

085280

MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT)

40.8

35.0

17/08/2001

30

1 N

VIC

W Gippsland

085281

TRARALGON CREEK AT KOORNALLA

41.8

38.8

11/08/2005

13

1 N

VIC

W Gippsland

085283

WILLOW GROVE (BLUE ROCK RESERVOIR)

36.0

33.0

11/08/2011

28

1 N

VIC

E Central

086347

YARRA RIVER @ WARRANDYTE

25.0

20.4

22/08/2001

13

1 N

VIC

E Central

086383

COLDSTREAM

42.8

30.0

13/08/2002

19

1 N

Highest wind gust (km/h)

WA

E Kimberley

002064

ARGYLE AERODROME

61

54.0

10/08/2012

11

N


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Summary of observations

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Data is as received at 14:41EST, 29/08/2015.

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 22.2 +3.7 12.4 +4.4 10.4 0.0 -- 7.0 380 (15.8) 39/12
BUNBURY 19.6 +2.1 10.6 +3.2 -- 1.4 -- -- 156 ( 6.5) 22/11
MANDURAH 20.4 +2.5 14.1 +3.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 293 (12.2) 37/10
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.9 +2.5 21.9 +1.5 21.4 0.0 4.6 11.1 342 (14.3) 37/11
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 20.9 -1.7 9.2 +3.2 7.4 0.2 5.8 5.2 383 (16.0) 39/09
WHYALLA AERO 15.3 -3.2 4.0 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 373 (15.5) 31/15
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 14.0 -2.6 6.2 -2.0 -- 1.4 -- -- 86 ( 3.6) 24/16
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.2 +0.1 6.6 +1.1 2.8 0.4 0.8 5.2 404 (16.8) 41/17
MOUNT ISA AERO 25.9 -1.4 15.1 +4.9 -- 0.8 -- -- 352 (14.7) 34/09
CAIRNS AERO 28.5 +1.9 19.7 +2.3 18.4 0.0 6.8 10.8 414 (17.3) 39/14
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.9 +1.9 16.6 +1.9 15.8 0.0 7.6 10.6 346 (14.4) 39/13
MACKAY M.O 24.6 +2.1 17.2 +3.2 -- 0.2 -- 9.8 252 (10.5) 34/14
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.0 +4.2 15.8 +5.1 13.6 0.0 4.0 -- 202 ( 8.4) 26/17
BUNDABERG AERO 26.5 +3.2 16.0 +5.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 274 (11.4) 28/14
COOLANGATTA 22.2 +0.8 14.5 +4.1 -- 2.0 -- -- 181 ( 7.5) 28/15
BRISBANE AERO 23.4 +1.6 14.9 +5.3 14.1 4.8 1.6 6.1 187 ( 7.8) 30/16
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 17.7 -0.8 10.1 +2.6 -- 7.0 -- -- 279 (11.6) 41/13
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 17.4 -0.6 4.2 -1.6 -- 0.6 1.0 -- -- --
COFFS HARBOUR MO -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.6 +2.4 4.0 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 109 ( 4.5) 39/12
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.0 +1.4 8.4 +1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 550 (22.9) 57/08
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- 3.7 +1.6 -4.0 4.6 2.8 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 14.6 -2.9 1.9 -1.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 312 (13.0) 34/11
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 18.9 +0.6 10.5 +2.4 8.0 0.0 2.8 9.2 466 (19.4) 52/09
RICHMOND RAAF 19.8 +0.1 6.5 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 277 (11.5) 34/09
BELLAMBI AWS 18.3 +0.3 11.8 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 394 (16.4) 55/08
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 14.6 +0.1 7.2 +3.7 5.2 2.4 1.0 5.8 285 (11.9) 28/11
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 16.2 +1.2 4.2 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 233 ( 9.7) 24/16
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.8 -0.5 4.3 -1.0 1.0 0.0 2.4 6.0 291 (12.1) 26/11
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 14.0 -0.7 6.6 +2.7 -- 6.2 -- -- 309 (12.9) 39/02
BENDIGO AIRPORT 14.7 +0.5 6.2 +3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 310 (12.9) 37/14
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.0 -0.4 5.0 +1.3 -- 0.8 -- -- 404 (16.8) 37/10
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 11.4 -2.4 6.8 +3.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 308 (12.8) 46/09
HOBART AIRPORT 9.2 -4.3 4.6 -0.1 0.0 1.6 1.8 6.0 352 (14.7) 59/13
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

36.8 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT
36.4 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
36.2 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT
36.1 MIDDLE POINT N Rivers NT
35.9 BATCHELOR AIRPORT N Rivers NT
35.9 NOONAMAH AIRSTRIP N Rivers NT

+8.3 : 26.2 MUNGLINUP WEST Goldfields WA
+8.1 : 29.5 MEEKATHARRA AIRPORT E Gascoyne WA
+7.3 : 25.9 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+6.8 : 27.9 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
+6.8 : 24.0 RAVENSTHORPE Cent Wheatbelt WA

25.2 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
25.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
24.7 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.3 DARWIN NTC AWS N Rivers NT
24.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT

+10.2 : 16.6 THANGOOL AIRPORT Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+10.0 : 10.2 INVERELL (RAGLAN ST) N Tablelands W NSW
+9.5 : 17.1 GAYNDAH AIRPORT Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+9.2 : 13.3 KINGAROY AIRPORT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+9.0 : 17.4 RABBIT FLAT N Plateau NT

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

0.0 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
0.1 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
0.5 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.9 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1.7 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-9.4 : 18.1 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
-7.1 : 22.5 BRUNETTE DOWNS N Plateau NT
-6.4 : 18.8 TERRITORY GRAPE FARM N Plateau NT
-6.1 : 8.3 MOUNT NOWA NOWA E Gippsland VIC
-5.9 : 6.7 MELTON MOWBRAY (NORTH STOCKMAN) Southeast TAS

-5.2 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-2.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-2.5 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-2.2 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
-2.1 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS

-5.4 : -0.5 KEITH (MUNKORA) Mallee/Upper SE SA
-5.0 : 0.4 NARACOORTE AERODROME Lower SE SA
-4.7 : 0.6 ROSEWORTHY AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
-4.7 : 1.0 ROSEDALE (TURRETFIELD RESEARCH CENTRE) Adelaide/Lofty SA
-4.7 : 1.2 PADTHAWAY SOUTH Lower SE SA

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.
67.2 MALLACOOTA E Gippsland VIC
64.0 GENOA (FOOLS HAVEN) E Gippsland VIC
59.8 POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE) E Gippsland VIC
52.8 EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
51.8 FERNY CREEK E Central VIC

VICTORIA
E Gippsland
67.2 MALLACOOTA
64.0 GENOA (FOOLS HAVEN)
59.8 POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE)
W Gippsland
52.8 EAST SALE AIRPORT
E Central
51.8 FERNY CREEK

11.2 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
11.2 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
11.1 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
11.1 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
10.8 CAIRNS AERO N Coast--Barron QLD

.....

3.4 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS
1.9 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
1.5 WELLINGTON (AGROWPLOW) CW Slopes S NSW
1.3 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
0.9 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA

976 (40.7) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
904 (37.7) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
850 (35.4) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
847 (35.3) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
842 (35.1) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
787 (32.8) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
702 (29.3) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
685 (28.5) MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
666 (27.8) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
659 (27.5) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
655 (27.3) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
647 (27.0) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
642 (26.8) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
639 (26.6) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
633 (26.4) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
629 (26.2) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
618 (25.8) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
618 (25.8) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
618 (25.8) MOSS VALE AWS Illawarra NSW
614 (25.6) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
607 (25.3) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
607 (25.3) GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
118/23 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
96/21 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
87/17 CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
83/18 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
81/14 MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Lower West
ROTTNEST ISLAND
11.2mm in 1 hr to 08:00 11.2mm/h
15.0mm in 1 hr to 08:30 15.0mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 5.7mm/h
MANDURAH
10.0mm in 1 hr to 11:00 10.0mm/h
10.0mm in 1 hr to 11:30 10.0mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.3mm/h
VICTORIA
E Gippsland
GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE
18.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.0mm/h
MALLACOOTA
10.2mm in 1 hr to 02:00 10.2mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.3mm/h
W Gippsland
MOUNT MOORNAPA
16.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.3mm/h

TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) : 74(190/ 63 ) at 16:00
E Coast
LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) : 80(190/ 63 ) at 08:30
MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) : 82(200/ 63 ) at 14:41
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 119(160/100 ) at 23:04
TASMAN ISLAND : 91(220/ 59 ) at 21:30
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 87(230/ 65 ) at 17:30
DUNALLEY (STROUD POINT) : 72(270/ 65 ) at 23:05