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Data is as received at 13:40EST, 14/08/2021.

Observations and extremes for Friday 13 AUG 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 22.3 -- 4.0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 383 (16.0) 41/10
PERTH AIRPORT 20.9 +2.3 7.9 -0.2 5.4 0.0 2.0 10.0 269 (11.2) 30/07
PERTH METRO 20.9 +1.9 5.1 -3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 87 ( 3.6) 30/12
BUSSELTON AERO 16.3 -1.0 7.2 -0.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 228 ( 9.5) 34/11
BUNBURY 17.5 -0.1 8.4 +0.7 -- 0.4 -- -- 106 ( 4.4) 18/16
MANDURAH 18.5 +0.5 10.1 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 144 ( 6.0) 28/09
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.6 -- 6.8 -- -- 0.4 -- -- 283 (11.8) 35/13
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 19.8 +1.1 2.8 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 157 ( 6.5) 34/11
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.9 +3.5 22.2 +1.9 21.0 0.0 7.8 11.0 305 (12.7) 50/11
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 20.2 -2.5 2.6 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 370 (15.4) 37/10
WHYALLA AERO 17.0 -1.6 4.8 -1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 217 ( 9.0) 24/12
PARAFIELD AIRPORT 17.1 +0.8 7.0 +0.3 -- 0.8 -- -- 260 (10.8) 24/12
ADELAIDE AIRPORT 16.5 +0.5 7.8 +0.2 5.9 0.2 0.0 6.6 292 (12.2) 22/12
VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY) 17.2 +0.8 9.3 +2.6 -- 0.4 1.2 -- -- --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO -- -- 6.5 +1.0 -- 1.0 -- -- 421 (17.5) --
CAIRNS AERO 28.9 +2.2 20.4 +3.0 -- 3.0 -- -- 433 (18.0) 50/11
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.1 +2.0 16.5 +1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 467 (19.5) 41/13
MACKAY AERO 24.6 +0.8 17.9 +6.1 -- 2.6 -- -- 438 (18.3) 39/19
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.2 +0.3 13.3 +2.6 -- 0.2 -- -- 267 (11.1) 30/10
BUNDABERG AERO 24.7 +1.2 12.1 +1.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 235 ( 9.8) 30/15
GLADSTONE AIRPORT 24.8 +0.7 13.2 +0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 344 (14.3) 37/11
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT 24.4 +1.6 11.3 +0.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 211 ( 8.8) 28/15
COOLANGATTA 24.2 +2.6 12.5 +2.1 -- 0.2 -- -- 349 (14.5) 28/12
BRISBANE AERO 23.9 +1.9 14.0 +4.3 10.4 0.0 -- 9.2 259 (10.8) 26/11
SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT 22.7 +0.4 11.2 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 271 (11.3) 24/14
BRISBANE 25.9 +2.6 15.4 +4.7 -- 0.2 -- -- 101 ( 4.2) 18/15
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 21.4 +2.9 7.7 +5.0 -- 0.4 -- -- 186 ( 7.8) 30/13
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 20.5 -- 14.4 -- -- 1.0 -- -- 297 (12.4) 21/14
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS (COMPARISON) 19.5 -0.8 12.7 +6.1 -- 2.8 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 17.6 -1.1 3.5 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 180 ( 7.5) 21/14
CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS 19.8 +0.3 0.9 -3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 95 ( 4.0) 21/13
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 9.7 -1.5 -0.9 -1.8 -- 0.2 -- -- 357 (14.9) 39/12
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 20.7 +2.3 8.0 -0.2 5.7 0.0 6.0 10.6 367 (15.3) 34/11
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 21.6 -- 8.3 -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
BADGERYS CREEK AWS 19.6 +0.4 1.4 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 210 ( 8.8) 31/10
ALBION PARK (SHELLHARBOUR AIRPORT) 18.9 +0.1 5.1 -1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 310 (12.9) 30/10
CANBERRA AIRPORT 15.7 -- -2.9 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 313 (13.0) 31/16
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 16.4 +1.9 4.9 +1.4 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 16.2 +1.3 6.4 +2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 143 ( 6.0) 31/13
MILDURA AIRPORT 18.4 +1.1 4.4 -0.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 169 ( 7.0) 26/12
BENDIGO AIRPORT 14.9 +0.7 1.2 -1.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 175 ( 7.3) 35/14
SHEPPARTON AIRPORT 15.2 +0.3 4.0 +0.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 170 ( 7.1) 30/15
MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) 15.4 +0.6 6.5 +2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 418 (17.4) 50/11
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 17.1 +2.7 5.8 -0.1 4.1 0.0 1.2 10.1 504 (21.0) 48/11
MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK) 17.6 -- 8.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 257 (10.7) 34/13
BREAKWATER (GEELONG RACECOURSE) 16.5 -- 9.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 312 (13.0) 50/10
BALLARAT AERODROME 13.5 +2.0 3.3 -0.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 378 (15.8) 41/14
WYNYARD AIRPORT 15.3 +2.1 7.7 +3.8 -- 1.0 -- -- 457 (19.0) 70/15
DEVONPORT AIRPORT 14.6 +1.5 9.4 +4.4 -- 0.2 -- -- 647 (27.0) 63/14
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 15.1 +1.3 8.6 +5.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 367 (15.3) 52/12
HOBART AIRPORT 15.1 +1.6 7.6 +2.9 2.1 0.0 4.0 -- 521 (21.7) 63/12
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 16.2 +3.1 9.8 +4.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 406 (16.9) 74/12
Max
° C
+/- norm
° C
Min
° C
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° 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 Friday 13 AUG 2021
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

36.6 YAMPI SOUND (DEFENCE) W Kimberley WA
36.3 NOONAMAH AIRSTRIP Northern Rivers NT
36.2 KANGAROO FLATS (DEFENCE) Northern Rivers NT
36.2 CURTIN AERO W Kimberley WA
36.1 MIDDLE POINT Northern Rivers NT
36.1 DERBY AERO W Kimberley WA
36.1 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA

+6.6 : 28.4 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+5.8 : 27.6 SURAT Maranoa QLD
+5.4 : 27.4 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
+5.0 : 35.3 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
+4.6 : 27.3 ROMA AIRPORT Maranoa QLD

25.0 DARWIN NTC AWS Northern Rivers NT
24.9 MCCLUER ISLAND Northern Rivers NT
24.7 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.7 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.6 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+9.0 : 12.9 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+8.7 : 19.1 HUGHENDEN AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
+8.3 : 13.4 KEMPSEY AIRPORT AWS MidNorth Coast N NSW
+8.2 : 9.2 BARRABA (CLIFTON LANE) NW Slopes N NSW
+7.7 : 22.4 WARMUN E Kimberley WA

Coldest for Friday 13 AUG 2021
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

-0.3 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.7 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
0.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.3 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
3.0 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS

-3.0 : 20.2 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
-2.8 : 18.4 ERNABELLA (PUKATJA) NW Pastoral SA
-2.7 : 21.1 YULARA AIRPORT N Plateau NT
-2.5 : 20.2 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
-2.1 : 17.0 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA

-7.5 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.0 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.5 MARRANGAROO (DEFENCE) C Tablelands S NSW
-5.1 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.9 GOULBURN AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.9 EYRE Eucla WA

-10.9 : -4.9 EYRE Eucla WA
-7.9 : -0.8 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
-7.2 : 4.4 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
-6.2 : -7.5 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.8 : 0.3 ERNABELLA (PUKATJA) NW Pastoral 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.
44.0 INNISFAIL WHARF ALERT N Coast--Herbert QLD
37.0 TOPAZ ALERT N Coast--Barron QLD
29.0 BINGIL BAY N Coast--Herbert QLD
27.6 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
26.0 BARTLE VIEW ALERT N Coast--Barron QLD

11.0 DARWIN AIRPORT Northern Rivers NT
10.6 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
10.1 MELBOURNE AIRPORT E Central VIC
10.0 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West & Perth WA
9.2 BRISBANE AERO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

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6.6 ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
5.4 LAKE EILDON N Central VIC
4.3 GROVE (RESEARCH STATION) Southeast TAS
3.7 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE N Tablelands W NSW
0.0 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) N Coast TAS

1940 (80.8) MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
1376 (57.3) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
1280 (53.3) LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
1245 (51.9) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
1179 (49.1) CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
1142 (47.6) SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
1131 (47.1) BOUGAINVILLE REEF Islands ISL
989 (41.2) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
944 (39.3) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
918 (38.3) HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
889 (37.0) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
884 (36.8) ARLINGTON REEF Islands ISL
882 (36.8) FLINDERS REEF Islands ISL
881 (36.7) FREDERICK REEF Islands ISL
862 (35.9) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
856 (35.7) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
842 (35.1) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
814 (33.9) CREAL REEF Islands ISL
813 (33.9) FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
796 (33.2) MCCLUER ISLAND Northern Rivers NT
791 (33.0) SWAN ISLAND E Coast TAS
785 (32.7) KING ISLAND AIRPORT King Island TAS
764 (31.8) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
760 (31.7) CATO ISLAND Islands ISL
753 (31.4) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
733 (30.5) COLAC (MOUNT GELLIBRAND) W Coast VIC
730 (30.4) STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
717 (29.9) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
713 (29.7) COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
706 (29.4) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
691 (28.8) SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND E Central VIC
687 (28.6) BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
685 (28.5) TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
680 (28.3) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
678 (28.3) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
675 (28.1) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
674 (28.1) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
673 (28.0) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
669 (27.9) FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
661 (27.5) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
657 (27.4) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
652 (27.2) LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
647 (27.0) DEVONPORT AIRPORT N Coast TAS
643 (26.8) WARRA W Coast TAS
637 (26.5) BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
629 (26.2) WALUNGURRU AIRPORT N Plateau NT
614 (25.6) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
608 (25.3) LEGENDRE ISLAND E Pilbara WA
133/06 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
133/12 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
120/08 SCOTTS PEAK DAM W Coast TAS
118/12 HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) Southeast TAS
113/11 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
111/10 CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
98/11 CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) N Coast TAS
98/06 LOW ROCKY POINT W Coast TAS
96/08 WARRA W Coast TAS
96/16 HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
94/15 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
91/16 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
91/11 LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS

High realtime reports for Friday 13 AUG 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.
None reported

TASMANIA
N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON) : 98(270/ 70 ) at 12:00
E Coast
LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) : 80(300/ 65 ) at 11:58
Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 133(310/122 ) at 07:48
KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) : 133(270/ 78 ) at 12:30
TASMAN ISLAND : 95(230/ 35 ) at 15:30
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 117(270/ 69 ) at 10:40
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 111(280/ 65 ) at 10:35
W Coast
WARRA : 93(310/ 52 ) at 09:00
LOW ROCKY POINT : 93(300/ 65 ) at 07:30
SCOTTS PEAK DAM : 115(300/ 89 ) at 07:49
MOUNT READ : 113(290/ 59 ) at 12:00
ISLANDS
Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 96(280/ 80 ) at 17:00