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Data is as received at 23:59EST, 17/09/2021.

Observations and extremes for Friday 17 SEP 2021
Cities with 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 20.0 -- 9.0 -- -- 0.6 -- -- 391 (16.3) --
PERTH AIRPORT 18.0 -2.2 4.7 -4.2 3.2 2.6 4.0 -- 455 (19.0) --
PERTH METRO 18.0 -2.3 6.3 -3.2 -- 3.8 -- -- 261 (10.9) --
BUSSELTON AERO 17.0 -1.3 4.5 -3.2 -- 2.2 -- -- 390 (16.3) --
BUNBURY 17.0 -1.5 4.7 -3.7 -- 2.0 -- -- 311 (13.0) --
MANDURAH 17.0 -2.0 8.6 -3.1 -- 3.4 -- -- 365 (15.2) --
ALBANY AIRPORT 15.0 -- 5.6 -- -- 6.0 -- -- 570 (23.8) --
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 18.0 -4.3 5.1 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 585 (24.4) --
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.0 +1.4 23.8 +0.8 23.1 8.8 9.8 -- 316 (13.2) --
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 31.0 +3.7 26.5 +16.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 510 (21.3) --
WHYALLA AERO 23.0 +1.4 19.4 +11.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 556 (23.2) --
PARAFIELD AIRPORT 23.0 +3.9 16.5 +8.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 636 (26.5) --
ADELAIDE AIRPORT 21.0 +2.8 17.5 +8.5 14.3 0.0 12.0 -- 651 (27.1) --
VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY) -- -- 10.9 +3.4 -- 0.0 4.4 -- -- --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 24.0 +8.1 9.1 +2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 427 (17.8) --
CAIRNS AERO 29.0 +0.9 17.8 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 395 (16.5) --
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.0 -0.8 14.9 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 256 (10.7) --
MACKAY AERO 26.0 0.0 11.5 -3.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 248 (10.3) --
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 27.0 -0.5 13.1 -0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 212 ( 8.8) --
BUNDABERG AERO 25.0 -0.6 12.6 -1.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 273 (11.4) --
GLADSTONE AIRPORT 25.0 -1.2 14.6 -1.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 266 (11.1) --
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT 25.0 +0.1 9.7 -4.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 237 ( 9.9) --
COOLANGATTA 23.0 -0.4 12.8 -0.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 408 (17.0) --
BRISBANE AERO 23.0 -1.2 11.0 -1.8 7.9 0.0 -- -- 332 (13.8) --
SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT 23.0 -1.4 11.1 -1.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 368 (15.3) --
BRISBANE 25.0 -0.6 12.0 -1.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 124 ( 5.2) --
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 22.0 -0.3 9.4 -1.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 449 (18.7) --
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 23.0 +0.9 3.5 -2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 248 (10.3) --
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 21.0 -- 8.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 363 (15.1) --
PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS (COMPARISON) 20.0 -2.6 7.1 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 21.0 -0.4 5.3 -3.8 -- 0.2 -- -- 148 ( 6.2) --
CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS 22.0 -0.5 2.3 -4.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 140 ( 5.8) --
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 17.0 +2.2 -0.5 -3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 128 ( 5.3) --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 21.0 +0.3 9.9 -0.7 7.7 0.0 2.8 -- 368 (15.3) --
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 21.0 -- 9.5 -- -- 0.2 -- -- -- --
BADGERYS CREEK AWS 23.0 +0.4 4.0 -3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 150 ( 6.3) --
ALBION PARK (SHELLHARBOUR AIRPORT) 22.0 +0.7 5.0 -3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 167 ( 7.0) --
CANBERRA AIRPORT 19.0 -- 4.7 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 172 ( 7.2) --
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 20.0 +2.3 1.9 -3.2 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 20.0 +1.9 2.3 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 92 ( 3.8) --
MILDURA AIRPORT 23.0 +2.4 12.2 +4.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 215 ( 9.0) --
BENDIGO AIRPORT 20.0 +3.0 3.2 -1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 241 (10.0) --
SHEPPARTON AIRPORT 18.0 -0.2 2.7 -2.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 166 ( 6.9) --
MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) 19.0 +2.0 3.0 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 278 (11.6) --
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 21.0 +4.3 5.0 -2.1 2.0 0.2 3.6 -- 425 (17.7) --
MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK) 21.0 -- 7.1 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 173 ( 7.2) --
BREAKWATER (GEELONG RACECOURSE) 21.0 -- 4.4 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 181 ( 7.5) --
BALLARAT AERODROME 18.0 +4.1 4.9 +0.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 424 (17.7) --
WYNYARD AIRPORT 13.0 -1.4 2.4 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 302 (12.6) --
DEVONPORT AIRPORT 13.0 -1.3 3.3 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 318 (13.3) --
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 14.0 -1.7 1.0 -4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 127 ( 5.3) --
HOBART AIRPORT 15.0 -0.4 2.2 -3.9 -1.3 0.0 1.6 -- 273 (11.4) --
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 15.0 -0.1 5.0 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 265 (11.0) --
Max
° C
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° 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 Friday 17 SEP 2021
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

39.0 URANDANGI AERODROME Northwest QLD
39.0 DALY WATERS AIRSTRIP Northern Rivers NT
39.0 BRADSHAW Northern Rivers NT
39.0 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
39.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
39.0 KUNUNURRA AERO E Kimberley WA
39.0 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA
39.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA

+9.3 : 39.0 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+9.3 : 29.0 LAMEROO (AUSTIN PLAINS) Mallee/Upper SE SA
+8.4 : 38.0 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
+8.1 : 29.0 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
+8.1 : 24.0 MOUNT GAMBIER AERO Lower SE SA

28.8 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA
28.5 WARMUN E Kimberley WA
27.1 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
27.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
26.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT

+16.2 : 26.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+12.4 : 23.9 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
+11.7 : 20.8 ROXBY DOWNS (OLYMPIC DAM AERODROME) NW Pastoral SA
+11.5 : 18.2 HAWKER Upper North SA
+11.4 : 19.4 WHYALLA AERO W Agricultural SA

Coldest for Friday 17 SEP 2021
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

4.0 KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
5.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
5.0 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
5.0 MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
5.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-6.5 : 19.0 LEINSTER AERO Goldfields WA
-6.4 : 17.0 ARKAROOLA NE Pastoral SA
-6.0 : 19.0 LEONORA AERO Goldfields WA
-5.8 : 19.0 LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
-5.6 : 19.0 MOUNT MAGNET AERO E Gascoyne WA

-3.7 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-3.5 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.6 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.6 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS
-2.5 PERISHER VALLEY AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-6.6 : 2.7 ROBE Lower SE SA
-5.8 : 1.0 MERREDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.7 : 3.6 ROMA AIRPORT Maranoa QLD
-5.5 : 0.5 JARRAHWOOD Lower West & Perth WA
-5.4 : 2.7 KEMPSEY AIRPORT AWS MidNorth Coast N NSW

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.
26.8 DARWIN BOTANIC GARDENS Northern Rivers NT
22.0 MARRARA Northern Rivers NT
16.4 DENBARKER Lower West & Perth WA
16.2 ESPERANCE Lower West & Perth WA
15.8 THE DUKE Lower West & Perth WA

Reports not yet available

1059 (44.1) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West & Perth WA
954 (39.8) BOUGAINVILLE REEF Islands ISL
945 (39.4) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
919 (38.3) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
894 (37.3) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
880 (36.7) TORRES STRAIT NTC AWS Islands ISL
850 (35.4) ROTTNEST ISLAND Lower West & Perth WA
849 (35.4) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West & Perth WA
831 (34.6) HOLMES REEF Islands ISL
827 (34.5) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
793 (33.0) THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
781 (32.5) MCCLUER ISLAND Northern Rivers NT
757 (31.5) FLINDERS REEF Islands ISL
756 (31.5) CAPE WILLOUGHBY Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
756 (31.5) MOUNT CRAWFORD AWS Adelaide/Lofty SA
754 (31.4) MARION REEF Islands ISL
747 (31.1) OCEAN REEF Lower West & Perth WA
737 (30.7) CLEVE AERODROME W Agricultural SA
737 (30.7) CATO ISLAND Islands ISL
732 (30.5) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
731 (30.5) COLPOYS POINT Lower West & Perth WA
730 (30.4) CULTANA (DEFENCE) W Agricultural SA
729 (30.4) CAPE BORDA Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
727 (30.3) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
726 (30.3) ESPERANCE AERO Lower West & Perth WA
723 (30.1) NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
719 (30.0) WOOMERA AERODROME NW Pastoral SA
719 (30.0) FREDERICK REEF Islands ISL
715 (29.8) GARDEN ISLAND HSF Lower West & Perth WA
709 (29.5) NORTH ISLAND Central West WA
707 (29.5) NORFOLK ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
685 (28.5) LEGENDRE ISLAND E Pilbara WA
685 (28.5) BEDOUT ISLAND E Pilbara WA
685 (28.5) LIHOU REEF LIGHTHOUSE Islands ISL
677 (28.2) FORREST Eucla WA
674 (28.1) LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD
673 (28.0) ARLINGTON REEF Islands ISL
671 (28.0) EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA
668 (27.8) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
666 (27.8) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
664 (27.7) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
660 (27.5) OUTER HARBOUR (BLACK POLE) Adelaide/Lofty SA
651 (27.1) ADELAIDE AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
651 (27.1) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
645 (26.9) CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
640 (26.7) CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
638 (26.6) BUSSELTON JETTY Lower West & Perth WA
637 (26.5) CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
636 (26.5) PARAFIELD AIRPORT Adelaide/Lofty SA
633 (26.4) LEIGH CREEK AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
623 (26.0) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
614 (25.6) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
612 (25.5) LAVERTON AERO Goldfields WA
610 (25.4) TARCOOLA AERO NW Pastoral SA
609 (25.4) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
608 (25.3) COOBER PEDY AIRPORT NW Pastoral SA
603 (25.1) HOPETOUN NORTH Lower West & Perth WA
603 (25.1) WUDINNA AERO W Agricultural SA
600 (25.0) ROXBY DOWNS (OLYMPIC DAM AERODROME) NW Pastoral SA
600 (25.0) MINNIPA PIRSA W Agricultural SA
600 (25.0) PORTLAND NTC AWS W Coast VIC
Reports not yet available

High realtime reports for Friday 17 SEP 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

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
NE Pastoral
MOOMBA AIRPORT : 76(230/ 65 ) at 15:41
W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 76(270/ 65 ) at 20:30
QUEENSLAND
Far SW
BALLERA GAS FIELD : 83(230/ 63 ) at 19:08
NEW SOUTH WALES
Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 128(310/108 ) at 22:30
PERISHER VALLEY AWS : 91(270/ 37 ) at 22:06
VICTORIA
Wimmera S
GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) : 98( 10/ 58 ) at 12:00
Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 100( 10/ 67 ) at 20:12
MOUNT HOTHAM : 96(350/ 70 ) at 20:30
E Central
MELBOURNE AIRPORT : 83( 20/ 65 ) at 15:52
SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND : 82(360/ 67 ) at 20:00
FAWKNER BEACON : 85(360/ 67 ) at 19:30
N Central
WALLAN (KILMORE GAP) : 100(360/ 78 ) at 19:33
Western Plains
BALLARAT AERODROME : 74( 10/ 65 ) at 13:56