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Observations and extremes for Thursday 15 APR 2021
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 28.3 -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- 50/08
PERTH AIRPORT 25.3 -0.3 9.9 -3.1 8.2 0.0 4.0 10.5 324 (13.5) 37/09
PERTH METRO 25.1 -0.8 9.9 -3.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 186 ( 7.8) 22/17
BUSSELTON AERO 23.2 -0.8 11.2 +0.2 -- 0.2 -- -- 207 ( 8.6) 24/12
BUNBURY 23.6 -0.6 9.4 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 122 ( 5.1) 26/15
MANDURAH 23.6 -0.5 13.0 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 200 ( 8.3) 28/16
ALBANY AIRPORT 20.2 -- 11.7 -- -- 3.0 -- -- 315 (13.1) 28/12
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 22.5 -2.8 7.6 -5.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 223 ( 9.3) 31/15
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.1 +0.3 24.3 +0.3 24.0 0.0 6.2 7.8 201 ( 8.4) 30/08
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 27.1 -1.2 12.3 -0.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 309 (12.9) 43/21
WHYALLA AERO 21.9 -2.0 9.6 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 351 (14.6) 30/14
PARAFIELD AIRPORT 21.7 -1.1 10.3 -1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 416 (17.3) 37/13
ADELAIDE AIRPORT 20.1 -2.2 15.0 +3.1 13.5 2.8 5.4 8.8 575 (24.0) 41/05
VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY) 21.2 -0.4 10.6 +0.2 -- 0.0 3.8 -- -- --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 18.7 -0.9 9.2 +0.4 -- 0.4 -- -- 519 (21.6) 52/13
CAIRNS AERO 30.7 +1.4 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- 35/10
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.7 0.0 19.6 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 393 (16.4) 35/14
MACKAY AERO 27.4 -0.3 16.8 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 417 (17.4) 31/10
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.0 +0.2 14.7 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 188 ( 7.8) 26/10
BUNDABERG AERO 27.1 -0.4 14.3 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 226 ( 9.4) 28/13
GLADSTONE AIRPORT 27.9 -0.3 15.5 -3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 295 (12.3) 30/13
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT 27.4 +0.4 14.3 -3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 198 ( 8.3) 24/12
COOLANGATTA 26.7 +1.1 16.1 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 298 (12.4) 24/11
BRISBANE AERO 25.7 -0.3 13.9 -2.6 10.6 0.0 -- 10.9 270 (11.3) 30/15
SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT 26.2 +0.2 13.3 -3.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 248 (10.3) 30/14
BRISBANE 28.4 +1.3 15.0 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 80 ( 3.3) 18/14
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 25.2 +1.9 10.7 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 228 ( 9.5) 22/10
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 27.1 +1.5 9.2 -0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 208 ( 8.7) 31/14
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 26.4 -- 11.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 271 (11.3) 26/16
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS (COMPARISON) 26.1 +1.7 13.2 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 24.5 +0.8 15.0 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 299 (12.5) 26/14
CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS 26.9 +2.6 8.3 -2.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 191 ( 8.0) 31/15
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 16.5 -2.3 4.1 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 414 (17.3) 41/14
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 26.6 +3.6 15.8 +1.5 10.4 0.0 6.4 10.2 329 (13.7) 35/20
BADGERYS CREEK AWS 25.8 +1.7 9.7 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- -- 28/20
ALBION PARK (SHELLHARBOUR AIRPORT) 25.5 +2.2 8.1 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 303 (12.6) 55/23
CANBERRA AIRPORT 19.8 -1.7 5.4 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 447 (18.6) 43/13
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 19.6 -3.0 4.7 -4.5 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 19.6 -3.1 5.6 -3.0 -- 0.2 -- -- 207 ( 8.6) 31/10
MILDURA AIRPORT 22.7 -1.0 7.4 -2.8 -- 0.0 8.0 -- 293 (12.2) 37/15
BENDIGO AIRPORT 20.4 -1.1 5.0 -3.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 284 (11.8) 39/16
SHEPPARTON AIRPORT 20.9 -1.8 7.8 -0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 376 (15.7) 35/15
MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) 18.8 -1.8 11.5 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 611 (25.5) 59/12
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 20.0 -0.4 8.7 -1.5 4.8 0.0 7.4 5.4 524 (21.8) 54/14
MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK) 20.2 -- 14.0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 254 (10.6) 39/14
BREAKWATER (GEELONG RACECOURSE) 20.5 -- 12.5 -- -- 0.2 -- -- 433 (18.0) 61/13
BALLARAT AERODROME 16.8 -0.9 7.5 0.0 -- 0.4 -- -- 467 (19.5) 44/12
WYNYARD AIRPORT 15.6 -2.0 10.1 +3.0 -- 3.0 -- -- 624 (26.0) 67/15
DEVONPORT AIRPORT 17.0 -0.8 11.2 +2.5 -- 1.2 -- -- 858 (35.8) 67/13
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 18.1 -0.9 10.0 +2.5 -- 0.2 -- -- 472 (19.7) 48/14
HOBART AIRPORT 15.9 -2.3 10.9 +2.1 7.9 0.0 5.4 -- 663 (27.6) 68/11
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 16.0 -1.4 11.6 +2.6 -- 0.2 -- -- 635 (26.5) 72/15
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 Thursday 15 APR 2021
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

39.0 YAMPI SOUND (DEFENCE) W Kimberley WA
38.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
38.0 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
37.8 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
37.8 MANDORA E Pilbara WA

+4.7 : 32.8 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD
+4.4 : 37.5 CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD
+4.3 : 26.6 BELLAMBI AWS Illawarra NSW
+4.3 : 28.8 YARRAS (MOUNT SEAVIEW) MidNorth Coast S NSW
+4.2 : 32.1 BOLLON MARY ST Warrego QLD

28.6 ROWLEY SHOALS Islands ISL
27.7 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
27.6 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
27.1 BROOME NTC AWS W Kimberley WA
27.1 ADELE ISLAND Islands ISL

+5.0 : 27.7 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
+4.8 : 9.8 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
+4.8 : 14.4 ROBE AIRFIELD Lower SE SA
+4.8 : 17.9 WANAARING POST OFFICE Upper Darling NSW
+4.4 : 10.2 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS

Coldest for Thursday 15 APR 2021
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

3.0 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
3.7 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
4.1 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
4.5 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
4.5 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-11.9 : 15.4 ERNABELLA (PUKATJA) NW Pastoral SA
-10.6 : 19.5 YULARA AIRPORT N Plateau NT
-8.8 : 20.8 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
-7.6 : 21.7 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
-6.9 : 20.4 COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
-6.9 : 22.6 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA

-1.4 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-0.3 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-0.1 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.8 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
0.9 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-9.5 : 2.2 EYRE Eucla WA
-7.2 : 8.2 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
-6.7 : 15.1 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
-6.4 : 5.1 WARWICK Darling Downs E QLD
-6.3 : 8.8 LEONORA AERO 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.
47.6 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
26.2 MOUNT FLORANCE W Pilbara WA
25.6 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
24.8 WARRA W Coast TAS
23.2 QUEENSTOWN (SOUTH QUEENSTOWN) W Coast TAS

10.9 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
10.7 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
10.5 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West & Perth WA
10.2 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
8.8 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA

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6.2 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS
5.4 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
5.4 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS
4.3 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
3.4 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS

2240 (93.3) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1709 (71.2) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
1653 (68.9) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1421 (59.2) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
1353 (56.4) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
1256 (52.3) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
1227 (51.1) THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1214 (50.6) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
1150 (47.9) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
1104 (46.0) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
1063 (44.3) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
998 (41.6) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
983 (41.0) BOUGAINVILLE REEF Islands ISL
980 (40.8) FREDERICK REEF Islands ISL
953 (39.7) CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
950 (39.6) SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND E Central VIC
926 (38.6) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
908 (37.8) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
900 (37.5) HOLMES REEF Islands ISL
898 (37.4) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
885 (36.9) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
883 (36.8) MARION REEF Islands ISL
871 (36.3) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
869 (36.2) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
866 (36.1) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
858 (35.8) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
847 (35.3) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
845 (35.2) CATO ISLAND Islands ISL
837 (34.9) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
833 (34.7) WARRA W Coast TAS
828 (34.5) FLINDERS REEF Islands ISL
823 (34.3) LIHOU REEF LIGHTHOUSE Islands ISL
803 (33.5) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
800 (33.3) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
799 (33.3) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
777 (32.4) FRANKSTON BEACH E Central VIC
767 (32.0) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
765 (31.9) CREAL REEF Islands ISL
763 (31.8) ARLINGTON REEF Islands ISL
756 (31.5) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
751 (31.3) CORNER INLET (YANAKIE) W Gippsland VIC
751 (31.3) GANNET CAY Islands ISL
747 (31.1) FAWKNER BEACON E Central VIC
739 (30.8) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
730 (30.4) PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
727 (30.3) DUNALLEY (STROUD POINT) Southeast TAS
711 (29.6) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
708 (29.5) TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
707 (29.5) CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
692 (28.8) LAUNCESTON AIRPORT N Coast TAS
685 (28.5) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
666 (27.8) SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS
663 (27.6) HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS
659 (27.5) DENNES POINT Southeast TAS
653 (27.2) TELFER AERO Interior WA
649 (27.0) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
645 (26.9) YARRAM AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
640 (26.7) OUTER HARBOUR (BLACK POLE) Adelaide/Lofty SA
635 (26.5) EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
635 (26.5) HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) Southeast TAS
630 (26.3) ST KILDA HARBOUR - RMYS E Central VIC
630 (26.3) AVALON AIRPORT W Central VIC
624 (26.0) WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
622 (25.9) CAPE JAFFA (THE LIMESTONE) Lower SE SA
619 (25.8) BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
619 (25.8) HIGH RANGE AWS (WANGANDERRY) Illawarra NSW
616 (25.7) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
611 (25.5) MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) W Gippsland VIC
603 (25.1) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
120/00 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
113/05 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
111/05 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
109/13 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
106/23 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
98/00 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
93/14 CAPE SORELL W Coast TAS
91/15 CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
91/10 CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS

High realtime reports for Thursday 15 APR 2021
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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
Northern Rivers
MOUNT BUNDEY NORTH (DEFENCE)
16.6mm in 30 min to 22:00 33.2mm/h
19.6mm in 1 hr to 22:00 19.6mm/h
19.0mm in 1 hr to 22:30 19.0mm/h
QUEENSLAND
Gulf Country
MORNINGTON ISLAND AIRPORT
26.0mm in 22 min to 14:00 70.9mm/h
27.0mm in 1 hr to 14:00 27.0mm/h
8.6mm in 8 min to 14:08 64.5mm/h
38.0mm in 1 hr to 14:30 38.0mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 15:00 12.2mm/h
39.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 13.0mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 85(310/ 63 ) at 00:04
VICTORIA
W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 106(250/ 87 ) at 23:18
E Central
SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND : 70(240/ 65 ) at 13:43
TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) : 111(270/ 70 ) at 05:30
CAPE GRIM : 91(240/ 45 ) at 15:48
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 121(310/102 ) at 00:30
KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) : 109(280/ 70 ) at 02:16
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 91(260/ 65 ) at 10:54
W Coast
CAPE SORELL : 93(240/ 43 ) at 14:32
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 96(300/ 65 ) at 03:30
MOUNT READ : 87(260/ 70 ) at 05:18
Flinders Is/Bass St
FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT : 83(270/ 65 ) at 12:08
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 109(290/ 91 ) at 14:00