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Observations and extremes for Wednesday 12 AUG 2020
2018 populations over 40,000 (QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC) or 20,000 (WA, NT ,SA, TAS)
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
GERALDTON AIRPORT 18.3 -- 10.6 -- -- 2.2 -- -- 326 (13.6) 31/15
PERTH AIRPORT 16.9 -1.7 10.4 +2.3 9.0 0.6 1.6 5.5 354 (14.8) 43/13
PERTH METRO 17.5 -1.5 12.3 +4.0 -- 0.4 -- -- 229 ( 9.5) 35/13
BUSSELTON AERO 15.5 -1.8 10.4 +3.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 334 (13.9) 35/13
BUNBURY 16.2 -1.4 9.8 +2.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 317 (13.2) 30/11
MANDURAH 15.1 -2.9 11.9 +0.9 -- 2.2 -- -- 326 (13.6) 30/04
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.8 -- 10.2 -- -- 11.4 -- -- 497 (20.7) 41/10
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 15.3 -3.4 10.6 +4.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 448 (18.7) 37/09
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.3 -0.1 22.9 +2.6 22.5 0.0 5.2 9.5 244 (10.2) 26/15
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 27.8 +5.1 9.6 +3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 410 (17.1) 44/14
WHYALLA AERO 20.8 +2.2 10.5 +4.6 -- 3.6 -- -- 621 (25.9) 50/12
PARAFIELD AIRPORT 17.7 +1.4 10.4 +3.7 -- 8.0 -- -- 470 (19.6) 43/13
ADELAIDE AIRPORT 16.9 +0.9 10.9 +3.3 9.0 10.2 2.0 4.4 545 (22.7) 44/11
VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY) 17.2 +0.8 10.0 +3.3 -- 6.2 1.4 -- -- --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 15.4 +1.2 9.3 +3.8 -- 1.8 -- -- 610 (25.4) 44/00
CAIRNS AERO 28.1 +1.4 20.1 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 221 ( 9.2) 21/06
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.7 +0.6 18.5 +3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 357 (14.9) 34/16
MACKAY AERO 23.8 0.0 9.5 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 282 (11.8) 30/13
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 26.1 +1.2 8.0 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 94 ( 3.9) 26/16
BUNDABERG AERO 23.6 +0.1 9.5 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 184 ( 7.7) 31/14
GLADSTONE AIRPORT 23.5 -0.6 10.3 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 224 ( 9.3) 30/15
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT 23.5 +0.7 9.9 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 194 ( 8.1) 24/13
COOLANGATTA -- -- 10.6 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 277 (11.5) --
BRISBANE AERO 21.6 -0.4 10.4 +0.7 8.0 0.0 -- 10.1 232 ( 9.7) 28/13
SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT 21.8 -0.5 9.6 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 279 (11.6) 34/17
BRISBANE 22.8 -0.5 10.9 +0.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 70 ( 2.9) 18/17
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 20.3 +1.6 9.2 +1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 349 (14.5) 30/14
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 20.9 +2.4 6.6 +3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 183 ( 7.6) 43/14
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 21.5 -- 11.3 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 301 (12.5) 50/15
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 22.0 +1.7 8.1 +1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- -- 31/14
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 17.9 -0.8 7.4 +0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 189 ( 7.9) 52/20
CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS 17.6 -1.9 7.2 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 123 ( 5.1) 35/19
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 12.2 +1.0 3.4 +2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 284 (11.8) 50/23
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 19.3 +0.9 10.5 +2.3 8.0 0.0 2.8 1.3 258 (10.8) 22/12
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 18.6 +0.7 10.2 +1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL COMPARISON) -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
BADGERYS CREEK AWS 16.0 -3.2 6.6 +1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 110 ( 4.6) 26/19
ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) 18.3 -0.5 7.2 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 200 ( 8.3) 21/04
CANBERRA AIRPORT 12.6 -- -1.0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 149 ( 6.2) 34/12
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 13.8 -0.7 6.3 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 14.8 -0.1 4.4 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 122 ( 5.1) 24/12
MILDURA AIRPORT 18.8 +1.5 9.3 +4.1 -- 0.8 -- 7.0 404 (16.8) 34/17
BENDIGO AIRPORT 14.4 +0.2 5.4 +2.6 -- 6.6 -- -- 375 (15.6) 26/01
SHEPPARTON AIRPORT 13.2 -1.7 7.9 +4.2 -- 3.2 -- -- 377 (15.7) 28/13
MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) 15.8 +1.0 4.6 +0.3 -- 2.4 -- -- 129 ( 5.4) 17/15
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 13.2 -1.2 8.8 +2.9 7.9 0.2 3.4 2.2 649 (27.0) 55/10
MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK) 15.9 -- 9.4 -- -- 0.8 -- -- 359 (15.0) 41/17
BREAKWATER (GEELONG RACECOURSE) 17.3 -- 8.0 -- -- 1.4 -- -- 346 (14.4) 31/11
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.5 0.0 6.4 +2.7 -- 1.2 -- -- 721 (30.0) 50/00
WYNYARD AIRPORT 11.9 -1.3 7.1 +3.2 -- 5.8 -- -- 390 (16.3) 63/08
DEVONPORT AIRPORT 11.2 -1.9 7.1 +2.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 308 (12.8) 31/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 12.5 -1.3 4.4 +0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 81 ( 3.4) 15/16
HOBART AIRPORT 12.9 -0.6 3.1 -1.6 -0.4 0.2 1.4 -- 268 (11.2) 30/12
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 12.1 -1.0 4.1 -1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 347 (14.5) 35/05
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 for Wednesday 12 AUG 2020
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

37.0 NGUKURR AIRPORT N Rivers NT
37.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
36.8 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
36.3 VICTORIA RIVER DOWNS N Rivers NT
36.3 TINDAL RAAF N Rivers NT

+6.8 : 32.9 LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD
+6.4 : 28.2 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+6.1 : 34.5 CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD
+6.1 : 28.1 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
+6.0 : 31.3 ISISFORD POST OFFICE Central West QLD

25.3 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
25.2 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.1 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.0 TORRES STRAIT NTC AWS Islands ISL
25.0 BROWSE ISLAND Islands ISL
25.0 COCOS ISLAND NTC AWS Islands ISL

+8.5 : 17.5 MOUNT ELIZABETH N Kimberley WA
+7.6 : 13.7 ERNABELLA (PUKATJA) NW Pastoral SA
+7.3 : 18.3 LAJAMANU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
+7.2 : 20.8 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
+6.6 : 10.7 COBAR AIRPORT AWS Upper Darling NSW

Coldest for Wednesday 12 AUG 2020
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

1.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
2.0 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
2.5 MOUNT GININI AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
2.5 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.8 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-5.5 : 15.8 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA
-5.4 : 13.0 SOUTHERN CROSS AIRFIELD Goldfields WA
-4.9 : 8.6 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
-4.7 : 15.4 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA
-4.4 : 13.0 MERREDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA

-4.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.4 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-2.1 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-1.9 BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS
-1.7 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
-1.7 MAYDENA POST OFFICE Derwent Valley TAS

-4.8 : 5.6 HUGHENDEN AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
-4.3 : 9.5 GEORGETOWN AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
-4.3 : 3.3 SPRINGSURE COMET ST Central Highlands QLD
-4.2 : -1.9 BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS
-4.2 : -1.7 MAYDENA POST OFFICE Derwent Valley TAS

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.
35.2 PARNDANA (TURKEY LANE) Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
34.0 PARAWA (SECOND VALLEY FOREST AWS) Adelaide/Lofty SA
23.2 CHEYNE BEACH Lower West WA
22.4 TEDDINGTON WEIR HW TM Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
19.8 ESPERANCE Lower West WA

10.1 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
9.5 DARWIN AIRPORT N Rivers NT
7.0 MILDURA AIRPORT Mallee N VIC
6.3 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
6.0 WELLINGTON (D&J RURAL) CW Slopes S NSW

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1.3 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
0.8 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
0.3 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
0.3 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS
0.0 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC

1209 (50.4) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
978 (40.8) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
904 (37.7) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
860 (35.8) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West WA
849 (35.4) WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) N Central VIC
845 (35.2) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
833 (34.7) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
809 (33.7) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
794 (33.1) BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
791 (33.0) ESPERANCE AERO Lower West WA
752 (31.3) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
721 (30.0) BALLARAT AERODROME Western Plains VIC
713 (29.7) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
708 (29.5) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West WA
700 (29.2) MINLATON AERO Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
699 (29.1) CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
687 (28.6) KADINA AWS Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
673 (28.0) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West WA
668 (27.8) HAMILTON AIRPORT W Coast VIC
663 (27.6) FORREST Eucla WA
663 (27.6) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
659 (27.5) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
655 (27.3) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West WA
649 (27.0) MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
648 (27.0) MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE South Coast NSW
640 (26.7) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
639 (26.6) LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY) N Coast TAS
631 (26.3) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
628 (26.2) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
621 (25.9) WHYALLA AERO W Agricultural SA
610 (25.4) MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA
81/00 GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
78/10 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
76/05 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
72/00 CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
70/04 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

High realtime reports for Wednesday 12 AUG 2020
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.
VICTORIA
Wimmera N
NHILL AERODROME
5.8mm in 11 min to 16:00 31.6mm/h
Wimmera S
LONGERENONG
6.6mm in 15 min to 17:30 26.4mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 76(330/ 65 ) at 00:00