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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 28/10/2015. 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

QLD

Brisbane/SE Coast

040882

NUMINBAH ALERT

75.0

53.0

18/10/2004

13

1 N

QLD

Darling Downs E

041545

DUNMORE EXCHANGE TM

62.2

56.4

09/10/2010

13

1 N

Highest wind gust (km/h)

WA

E Kimberley

002064

ARGYLE AERODROME

68

68.0

05/10/2010

11

N Equal to record.

Highest daily average wind speed - anemometer above 3m (km/h)

NSW

SW Slopes S

072161

CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS

39.3

35.8

28/10/2006

11

1 N

VIC

E Central

086373

RHYLL

31.9

29.3

16/10/2010

11

1 N

VIC

W Central

087113

AVALON AIRPORT

35.9

32.5

04/10/2007

11

1 N

VIC

Western Plains

089002

BALLARAT AERODROME

35.8

34.9

26/10/2009

11

1 N


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10am EST Minimum temperature anomalies

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4pm EST Maximum temperature anomalies

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10pm EST Solar Radiation

Summary of observations

For notes on how to interpret the data and quality control issues, see Daily Weather Summary Help.
**S** and **W** precede data flagged by the Bureau as suspicious or wrong
Data is as received at 14:39EST, 28/10/2015.

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 27.3 +4.7 15.2 +5.0 13.7 0.0 8.0 5.6 533 (22.2) 55/01
BUNBURY 23.8 +2.9 14.1 +4.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 302 (12.6) 31/15
MANDURAH 24.6 +2.9 15.3 +2.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 314 (13.1) 34/00
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.5 +1.3 26.1 +1.2 25.7 0.0 6.8 9.5 400 (16.7) 44/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 38.7 +7.8 17.4 +2.6 13.9 0.0 11.8 11.4 238 ( 9.9) 39/13
WHYALLA AERO 25.4 +1.6 12.8 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 618 (25.8) 35/23
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 25.1 +3.2 10.6 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 195 ( 8.1) 34/00
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 24.8 +6.9 6.8 -0.3 1.4 0.4 4.0 12.3 614 (25.6) 48/07
MOUNT ISA AERO 41.2 +6.6 22.2 +3.7 21.0 0.0 8.4 10.4 276 (11.5) 52/17
CAIRNS AERO 30.5 +1.0 20.6 0.0 19.3 0.0 9.4 11.4 420 (17.5) 37/16
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.9 +1.5 23.4 +2.7 21.9 0.0 10.8 10.7 466 (19.4) 34/10
MACKAY M.O 30.7 +3.2 22.5 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 266 (11.1) 28/13
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 34.4 +4.8 19.5 +2.5 17.6 0.0 6.8 -- 285 (11.9) 41/14
BUNDABERG AERO 29.1 +2.2 19.8 +3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 385 (16.0) 37/12
COOLANGATTA 26.4 +2.0 17.2 +1.2 -- 15.4 -- -- 534 (22.3) 48/00
BRISBANE AERO 27.3 +1.9 18.2 +2.6 17.0 5.6 7.4 10.5 557 (23.2) 44/15
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 29.0 +4.7 14.3 +1.6 -- 38.4 -- -- 374 (15.6) 63/20
GUNNEDAH RESOURCE CENTRE 24.8 -0.3 13.3 +1.1 -- 9.6 6.8 -- -- --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 19.4 -4.5 15.2 +3.3 -- 23.6 -- -- 342 (14.3) 43/14
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 20.3 -3.3 16.7 +4.8 14.3 8.4 7.6 1.5 487 (20.3) 55/09
ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE 16.0 -1.6 11.3 +4.7 7.5 3.2 4.8 -- -- --
DUBBO AIRPORT AWS 25.8 +1.1 12.9 +3.6 -- 2.2 -- -- 387 (16.1) 61/18
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 18.4 -4.1 15.7 +2.5 14.9 3.6 7.8 2.0 763 (31.8) 70/04
RICHMOND RAAF 19.1 -5.7 14.1 +3.1 -- 1.6 -- -- 346 (14.4) 46/12
BELLAMBI AWS 18.1 -3.3 14.5 +0.6 -- 7.0 -- -- 716 (29.8) 63/23
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 24.2 +2.8 11.4 +3.7 9.2 0.0 8.0 12.3 389 (16.2) 54/11
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 25.3 +3.8 13.6 +5.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 510 (21.3) 48/05
MILDURA AIRPORT 28.4 +4.5 7.1 -2.7 5.5 0.2 8.0 12.3 436 (18.2) 35/12
TATURA INST SUSTAINABLE AG 25.8 +4.9 9.0 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 470 (19.6) 26/23
BENDIGO AIRPORT 25.5 +5.1 9.9 +3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 554 (23.1) 43/07
BALLARAT AERODROME 20.3 +3.7 6.9 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 860 (35.8) 65/00
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 19.0 +1.0 2.5 -4.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 447 (18.6) 31/14
HOBART AIRPORT 18.6 +1.3 8.7 +1.2 7.2 0.0 3.8 12.0 570 (23.8) 34/14
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

43.0 URANDANGI AERODROME Northwest QLD
42.4 THE MONUMENT AIRPORT Northwest QLD
42.0 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
41.9 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA
41.4 JULIA CREEK AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
41.4 WARMUN E Kimberley WA
41.4 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD

+9.9 : 37.0 FORREST Eucla WA
+8.3 : 37.9 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD
+8.1 : 26.1 ARARAT PRISON Western Plains VIC
+7.8 : 38.7 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+7.8 : 42.0 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
+7.8 : 35.3 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA

29.2 HALLS CREEK AIRPORT E Kimberley WA
28.3 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
28.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
27.8 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
27.8 BALGO HILLS Interior WA

+9.5 : 24.3 YULARA AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+9.0 : 21.6 YEELIRRIE Goldfields WA
+8.8 : 23.0 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
+8.7 : 28.3 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
+7.9 : 26.4 TREPELL AIRPORT Northwest QLD
+7.9 : 21.6 TAMBO POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD

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

9.3 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
9.3 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
9.9 KATOOMBA (MURRI ST) C Tablelands S NSW
10.1 MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
10.4 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
10.4 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-8.5 : 16.0 LOSTOCK DAM Hunter Valley NSW
-7.8 : 18.0 SINGLETON STP Hunter Valley NSW
-7.7 : 9.9 KATOOMBA (MURRI ST) C Tablelands S NSW
-7.5 : 10.1 MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
-7.2 : 13.9 MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW

-5.9 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-5.0 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
-3.4 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.2 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-7.4 : -5.0 BUTLERS GORGE Central Plateau TAS
-6.8 : -2.1 MAYDENA POST OFFICE Derwent Valley TAS
-6.5 : -5.9 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-6.3 : -1.1 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
-5.5 : 3.2 STRATHALBYN RACECOURSE Murray Valley 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.
81.0 BINNA BURRA ALERT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
75.0 NUMINBAH ALERT Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
73.0 MULLUMBIMBY (FAIRVIEW FARM) North Coast NSW
63.4 KYOGLE POST OFFICE North Coast NSW
62.2 DUNMORE EXCHANGE TM Darling Downs E QLD

QUEENSLAND
Brisbane/SE Coast
81.0 BINNA BURRA ALERT
75.0 NUMINBAH ALERT
Darling Downs E
62.2 DUNMORE EXCHANGE TM

NEW SOUTH WALES
North Coast
73.0 MULLUMBIMBY (FAIRVIEW FARM)
63.4 KYOGLE POST OFFICE
56.0 GREEN PIGEON (MORNING VIEW)
50.0 LILLIAN ROCK (WILLIAMS ROAD)
MidNorth Coast S
62.0 CABBAGE TREE MOUNTAIN
61.0 WOOTTON
55.0 BUNGWAHL
Hunter Valley
54.0 MANDALONG (MANDALONG ROAD)

12.7 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
12.5 NURIOOTPA VITICULTURAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
12.3 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
12.3 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
12.3 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
12.3 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS

.....

3.9 NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
3.1 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
2.0 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
1.6 ALBANY AIRPORT Lower West WA
1.5 WILLIAMTOWN RAAF Hunter Valley NSW

1240 (51.7) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
1150 (47.9) RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
1067 (44.5) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
1062 (44.3) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1046 (43.6) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
1031 (43.0) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
1029 (42.9) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
975 (40.6) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
942 (39.3) CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
922 (38.4) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
885 (36.9) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
884 (36.8) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
878 (36.6) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
877 (36.5) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
862 (35.9) AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
860 (35.8) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
849 (35.4) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
834 (34.8) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
804 (33.5) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
801 (33.4) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
798 (33.3) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
765 (31.9) RHYLL E Central VIC
763 (31.8) SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
761 (31.7) FORREST Eucla WA
758 (31.6) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
744 (31.0) EILDON FIRE TOWER N Central VIC
740 (30.8) NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
725 (30.2) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
716 (29.8) BELLAMBI AWS Illawarra NSW
709 (29.5) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
707 (29.5) STENHOUSE BAY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
704 (29.3) PORT FAIRY AWS W Coast VIC
700 (29.2) LAVERTON RAAF W Central VIC
694 (28.9) PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS) Adelaide/Lofty SA
693 (28.9) MOUNT CRAWFORD (MT CRAWFORD AWS) Adelaide/Lofty SA
691 (28.8) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
682 (28.4) HORSHAM AERODROME Wimmera S VIC
680 (28.3) NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS Hunter Valley NSW
679 (28.3) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
679 (28.3) MURRURUNDI GAP AWS Hunter Valley NSW
679 (28.3) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
674 (28.1) LAUNCESTON AIRPORT N Coast TAS
670 (27.9) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
649 (27.0) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
647 (27.0) HAMILTON AIRPORT W Coast VIC
646 (26.9) MOSS VALE AWS Illawarra NSW
640 (26.7) GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
637 (26.5) AIREYS INLET W Coast VIC
636 (26.5) NORAH HEAD AWS Hunter Valley NSW
634 (26.4) WARRNAMBOOL AIRPORT NDB W Coast VIC
633 (26.4) SYDNEY HARBOUR (WEDDING CAKE WEST) Sydney--east NSW
633 (26.4) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
631 (26.3) DENILIQUIN AIRPORT AWS Riverina E NSW
631 (26.3) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
630 (26.3) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
630 (26.3) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
629 (26.2) EUCLA Eucla WA
629 (26.2) EDITHBURGH Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
629 (26.2) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
629 (26.2) KIAMA (BOMBO HEADLAND) Illawarra NSW
629 (26.2) YARRAM AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
625 (26.0) REDESDALE N Central VIC
622 (25.9) MOORABBIN AIRPORT E Central VIC
620 (25.8) LEGENDRE ISLAND E Pilbara WA
620 (25.8) ESSENDON AIRPORT E Central VIC
619 (25.8) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
618 (25.8) WHYALLA AERO W Agricultural SA
615 (25.6) MANGALORE AIRPORT N Central VIC
614 (25.6) MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
611 (25.5) MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
607 (25.3) CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
607 (25.3) NORTH SHIELDS (PORT LINCOLN AWS) W Agricultural SA
605 (25.2) NOARLUNGA Adelaide/Lofty SA
602 (25.1) NERRIGA AWS South Coast NSW
600 (25.0) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
94/06 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
87/23 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
83/06 CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
83/23 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
80/16 CENTURY MINE Gulf Country QLD

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.
QUEENSLAND
Wide Bay/Burnett
GAYNDAH AIRPORT
13.2mm in 8 min to 23:55 99.0mm/h
3.0mm in 1 min to 23:56 180.0mm/h
Brisbane/SE Coast
MARYBOROUGH
7.8mm in 6 min to 21:37 78.0mm/h
8.2mm in 16 min to 22:00 30.7mm/h
23.6mm in 1 hr to 22:00 23.6mm/h
23.2mm in 1 hr to 22:30 23.2mm/h
BEERBURRUM FOREST STATION
16.4mm in 30 min to 01:00 32.8mm/h
16.4mm in 1 hr to 01:00 16.4mm/h
18.6mm in 1 hr to 01:30 18.6mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.7mm/h
COOLANGATTA
4.2mm in 6 min to 00:36 42.0mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 01:00 13.0mm/h
15.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 5.0mm/h
KINGAROY AIRPORT
9.8mm in 23 min to 00:00 25.6mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 00:30 13.0mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 21:30 13.6mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 22:00 10.8mm/h
Darling Downs E
OAKEY AERO
34.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 11.3mm/h
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT
30.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 10.0mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
N Tablelands W
GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS
12.6mm in 1 hr to 19:00 12.6mm/h
16.6mm in 1 hr to 19:30 16.6mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.7mm/h
North Coast
CASINO AIRPORT AWS
13.4mm in 1 hr to 00:00 13.4mm/h
Illawarra
CAMDEN AIRPORT AWS
10.4mm in 1 hr to 02:00 10.4mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
Sydney--east
WATTAMOLLA AWS : 93(170/ 72 ) at 04:30
VICTORIA
Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 82(120/ 63 ) at 00:30