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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 1439 EST on 23/09/2015. 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 wind gust (km/h)

NT

Darwin-Daly

014948

PORT KEATS AIRPORT

59

54.0

04/09/2007

11

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 14:39EST, 23/09/2015.

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 25.8 +5.7 11.5 +2.6 8.3 0.0 6.4 11.0 530 (22.1) 50/02
BUNBURY 24.4 +6.0 9.8 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 261 (10.9) 35/13
MANDURAH 26.3 +7.4 12.8 +1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 282 (11.8) 43/09
DARWIN AIRPORT 36.3 +3.7 21.2 -1.8 20.1 0.0 8.0 10.7 324 (13.5) 46/11
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 22.5 -4.7 7.2 -3.1 3.6 0.0 6.6 11.5 384 (16.0) 48/15
WHYALLA AERO 16.6 -4.9 7.8 -0.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 519 (21.6) 48/16
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.0 -3.0 8.2 -1.5 -- 1.2 -- -- 191 ( 8.0) 34/11
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 13.4 -2.4 5.1 -1.2 2.0 2.4 2.0 9.1 504 (21.0) 48/09
MOUNT ISA AERO 32.6 +1.4 14.9 +0.7 12.4 0.0 12.8 11.3 553 (23.0) 63/23
CAIRNS AERO 30.6 +2.5 21.1 +2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 379 (15.8) 37/18
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.1 +1.4 16.2 -1.2 15.4 0.0 6.8 10.1 332 (13.8) 34/14
MACKAY M.O 25.5 +0.3 16.1 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 297 (12.4) 24/08
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 31.9 +4.6 16.6 +2.9 13.0 0.0 6.8 -- 273 (11.4) 39/14
BUNDABERG AERO 28.4 +3.0 12.5 -1.2 -- 0.6 -- -- 281 (11.7) 31/13
COOLANGATTA 29.1 +5.9 13.4 +0.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 276 (11.5) 50/21
BRISBANE AERO 25.6 +1.4 13.2 +0.5 10.5 0.0 5.4 10.3 236 ( 9.8) 35/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 24.6 +2.4 10.6 +0.1 -- 2.8 -- -- 322 (13.4) 50/16
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 21.1 -0.3 11.2 +2.6 -- 0.0 4.0 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 23.1 +0.6 11.3 +1.9 -- 3.4 -- -- 305 (12.7) 59/15
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.3 -1.0 10.7 +1.7 8.5 0.4 3.6 8.2 272 (11.3) 59/12
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 18.0 -3.3 7.5 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 314 (13.1) 48/13
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 17.6 -2.9 15.2 +4.8 11.5 0.2 6.2 9.2 400 (16.7) 74/22
RICHMOND RAAF 21.7 -1.0 11.2 +3.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 199 ( 8.3) 46/12
BELLAMBI AWS 16.0 -4.1 13.9 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 390 (16.3) 61/15
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 15.2 -2.4 5.2 +0.1 2.6 0.0 3.0 8.9 396 (16.5) 46/14
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 16.3 -1.7 6.2 +0.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 409 (17.0) 41/16
MILDURA AIRPORT 18.1 -2.3 5.0 -2.3 4.5 0.0 5.6 10.6 390 (16.3) 44/11
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 14.1 -3.3 4.3 -1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 339 (14.1) 57/14
BENDIGO AIRPORT 13.6 -3.2 4.0 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 386 (16.1) 65/14
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.5 -4.4 2.7 -2.1 -- 0.4 -- -- 456 (19.0) 55/12
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 14.1 -1.4 2.3 -2.9 -- -- -- -- 260 (10.8) 41/10
HOBART AIRPORT 10.3 -5.0 5.7 -0.3 1.3 0.4 3.2 8.1 460 (19.2) 65/12
Max
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+/- 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

39.6 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
39.4 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
39.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
39.0 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
38.7 MARDIE W Pilbara WA

+12.4 : 36.8 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
+9.5 : 35.3 SHARK BAY AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
+8.7 : 32.5 DENHAM W Gascoyne WA
+7.7 : 36.0 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
+7.4 : 26.3 MANDURAH Lower West WA

26.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
25.6 BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
24.9 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.7 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
24.7 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA

+7.6 : 23.0 PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT E Pilbara WA
+7.5 : 20.9 PARABURDOO AERO E Gascoyne WA
+7.0 : 19.0 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
+6.2 : 15.5 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
+6.0 : 20.2 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
+6.0 : 21.8 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

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

-2.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.0 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-1.9 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
-1.8 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-1.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-9.2 : 2.0 DINNER PLAIN (MOUNT HOTHAM AIRPORT) Upper NE VIC
-8.1 : 7.7 COMBIENBAR AWS E Gippsland VIC
-7.9 : 6.1 GELANTIPY E Gippsland VIC
-7.4 : -1.9 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
-7.1 : 8.0 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-4.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.1 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-3.7 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-3.4 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-3.4 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-6.8 : 12.9 TINDAL RAAF N Rivers NT
-6.6 : 7.0 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
-6.5 : 10.5 DALY WATERS AIRSTRIP N Rivers NT
-6.2 : 1.1 WUDINNA AERO W Agricultural SA
-6.1 : -0.3 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields 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.
27.0 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
25.6 YARRAS (MOUNT SEAVIEW) MidNorth Coast S NSW
23.2 ZEEHAN (WEST COAST PIONEERS MUSEUM) W Coast TAS
22.6 LAKE MARGARET POWER STATION W Coast TAS
19.2 QUEENSTOWN (SOUTH QUEENSTOWN) W Coast TAS

11.7 TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.5 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
11.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
11.3 WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
11.3 MOUNT ISA AERO Gulf Country QLD

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7.2 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
7.1 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
6.5 BUNDOORA (LATROBE UNIVERSITY) E Central VIC
5.9 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
4.5 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS

1328 (55.3) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1327 (55.3) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
1093 (45.5) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1022 (42.6) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1008 (42.0) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
898 (37.4) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
878 (36.6) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
866 (36.1) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
844 (35.2) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
841 (35.0) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
833 (34.7) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
815 (34.0) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
812 (33.8) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
801 (33.4) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
791 (33.0) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
780 (32.5) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
761 (31.7) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
747 (31.1) PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
739 (30.8) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
729 (30.4) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
723 (30.1) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
715 (29.8) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
709 (29.5) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
709 (29.5) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
706 (29.4) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
704 (29.3) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
696 (29.0) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
684 (28.5) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
661 (27.5) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
650 (27.1) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
633 (26.4) TELFER AERO Interior WA
633 (26.4) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
632 (26.3) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
631 (26.3) BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
628 (26.2) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
625 (26.0) LEIGH CREEK AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
624 (26.0) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
621 (25.9) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
621 (25.9) TIBOOBURRA AIRPORT Far Northwest NSW
607 (25.3) WHITE CLIFFS AWS Far Northwest NSW
605 (25.2) MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
603 (25.1) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
602 (25.1) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
91/03 CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
89/13 GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
89/03 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
85/03 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
85/12 GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC

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

NEW SOUTH WALES
Sydney--east
PORT BOTANY (MOLINEUX POINT AWS) : 82(190/ 63 ) at 22:00
WATTAMOLLA AWS : 100(180/ 82 ) at 21:02
South Coast
MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 83(190/ 65 ) at 17:00
GREEN CAPE AWS : 89(200/ 74 ) at 13:19
VICTORIA
E Gippsland
GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 85(210/ 67 ) at 12:32
E Central
SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND : 74(210/ 65 ) at 14:02
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) : 89(190/ 70 ) at 03:13
CAPE GRIM : 91(230/ 54 ) at 03:03
E Coast
LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) : 76(170/ 63 ) at 16:30
MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) : 82(210/ 72 ) at 16:00
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 69(190/ 63 ) at 07:37
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 70(220/ 63 ) at 10:29
ISLANDS
Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND WINDY POINT : 83(240/ 67 ) at 17:09
HOGAN ISLAND : 72(230/ 63 ) at 05:00