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Monday 20 MAY 2024 in charts
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Data is as received at 15:22EST, 20/05/2024.

Observations and extremes for Monday 20 MAY 2024
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 -- -- 13.7 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 446 (18.6) --
PERTH AIRPORT -- -- 12.7 +2.3 10.4 0.0 5.6 -- 375 (15.6) --
PERTH METRO -- -- 11.1 +0.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 175 ( 7.3) --
BUSSELTON AERO -- -- 12.5 +3.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 299 (12.5) --
BUNBURY -- -- 13.8 +4.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 178 ( 7.4) --
MANDURAH -- -- 16.9 +3.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 275 (11.5) --
ALBANY AIRPORT -- -- 11.0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 275 (11.5) --
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT -- -- 10.0 +1.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 412 (17.2) --
DARWIN AIRPORT -- -- 21.3 -0.9 20.8 0.0 8.6 -- 388 (16.2) --
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT -- -- -0.3 -8.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 356 (14.8) --
WHYALLA AERO -- -- 8.2 -0.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 386 (16.1) --
PARAFIELD AIRPORT -- -- 6.9 -2.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 127 ( 5.3) --
ADELAIDE AIRPORT -- -- 11.7 +2.0 8.4 0.2 0.4 -- 263 (11.0) --
VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY) -- -- 12.8 +4.0 -- 4.2 1.8 -- -- --
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO -- -- 8.1 +0.7 -- 2.8 -- -- 399 (16.6) --
CAIRNS AERO 27.0 -0.7 18.2 -1.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 518 (21.6) --
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.0 -0.7 12.9 -4.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 325 (13.5) --
MACKAY AERO 24.0 -1.3 9.7 -6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 338 (14.1) --
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 25.0 -1.1 9.3 -5.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 124 ( 5.2) --
BUNDABERG AERO 24.0 -0.8 10.1 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 308 (12.8) --
GLADSTONE AIRPORT 25.0 -0.7 11.5 -4.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 272 (11.3) --
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT 23.0 -1.3 10.4 -3.7 -- 0.0 -- -- 297 (12.4) --
COOLANGATTA 22.0 -1.3 11.1 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 349 (14.5) --
BRISBANE AERO 23.0 -0.6 9.4 -3.6 6.6 0.0 4.0 -- 352 (14.7) --
SUNSHINE COAST AIRPORT 23.0 -0.6 8.1 -5.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 366 (15.3) --
BRISBANE 23.0 -1.5 10.9 -2.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 128 ( 5.3) --
TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 19.0 -0.9 4.0 -6.0 -- 0.0 -- -- 294 (12.3) --
TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 19.0 -1.7 -1.2 -7.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 178 ( 7.4) --
COFFS HARBOUR AIRPORT 21.0 -- 6.2 -- -- 0.0 -- -- 404 (16.8) --
WILLIAMTOWN RAAF 18.0 -2.4 7.7 -2.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 393 (16.4) --
CESSNOCK AIRPORT AWS 18.0 -2.8 3.1 -4.3 -- 0.2 -- -- 151 ( 6.3) --
ORANGE AIRPORT AWS 13.0 -1.0 0.3 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 497 (20.7) --
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO 17.0 -3.2 8.9 -2.1 5.9 0.0 3.4 -- 399 (16.6) --
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 19.0 -- 8.7 -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
BADGERYS CREEK AWS 19.0 -1.8 5.0 -2.6 -- 0.0 -- -- 209 ( 8.7) --
ALBION PARK (SHELLHARBOUR AIRPORT) 19.0 -1.6 7.3 -1.5 -- 0.0 -- -- 389 (16.2) --
CANBERRA AIRPORT 16.0 -0.6 -3.7 -6.3 -- 0.0 -- -- 196 ( 8.2) --
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 17.0 -0.4 5.0 -0.9 -- 0.0 -- -- 195 ( 8.1) --
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS 18.0 +0.5 3.3 -2.2 -- 0.0 -- -- 131 ( 5.5) --
MILDURA AIRPORT 17.0 -2.1 5.8 -1.6 -- 1.2 -- -- 256 (10.7) --
BENDIGO AIRPORT 15.0 -1.6 6.4 +1.1 -- 0.8 -- -- 244 (10.2) --
SHEPPARTON AIRPORT 17.0 -0.6 6.4 +0.8 -- 2.0 -- -- 304 (12.7) --
MORWELL (LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT) 15.0 -1.9 7.5 +1.0 -- 1.4 -- -- 429 (17.9) --
MELBOURNE AIRPORT 14.0 -2.7 8.1 -0.2 6.5 1.2 0.6 -- 405 (16.9) --
MELBOURNE (OLYMPIC PARK) 15.0 -- 10.2 -- -- 3.2 -- -- 169 ( 7.0) --
BREAKWATER (GEELONG RACECOURSE) 16.0 -- 9.3 -- -- 1.8 -- -- 303 (12.6) --
BALLARAT AERODROME 13.0 -0.7 7.0 +1.3 -- 1.0 -- -- 411 (17.1) --
WYNYARD AIRPORT 14.0 -1.2 0.3 -4.9 -- 0.2 -- -- 353 (14.7) --
DEVONPORT AIRPORT 16.0 +0.6 4.0 -2.8 -- 0.0 -- -- 446 (18.6) --
LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND) 15.0 -0.8 1.0 -4.1 -- 0.0 -- -- 141 ( 5.9) --
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 13.0 -1.5 3.6 -3.4 -- 0.0 -- -- 331 (13.8) --
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 Monday 20 MAY 2024
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

31.0 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
30.0 PALMERVILLE S Peninsula QLD
29.0 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
29.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
29.0 SCHERGER RAAF N Peninsula QLD
29.0 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
29.0 GEORGETOWN AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD

+1.2 : 13.0 HUNTERS HILL Lower NE VIC
+1.0 : 17.0 KHANCOBAN AWS SW Slopes S NSW
+1.0 : 16.0 WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
+0.9 : 31.0 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
+0.7 : 18.0 YARRAM AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC

26.8 ROWLEY SHOALS Islands ISL
26.6 CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
26.1 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
26.0 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
25.9 ADELE ISLAND Islands ISL

+4.7 : 13.8 BUNBURY Lower West & Perth WA
+4.6 : 12.1 MURRAY BRIDGE (PALLAMANA AERODROME) Murray Valley SA
+4.6 : 13.5 MANJIMUP Lower West & Perth WA
+4.5 : 17.1 CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West & Perth WA
+4.3 : 13.4 KARNET Lower West & Perth WA

Coldest for Monday 20 MAY 2024
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

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

-6.0 : 18.0 THARGOMINDAH AIRPORT Far SW QLD
-5.8 : 20.0 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
-5.6 : 19.0 BALLERA GAS FIELD Far SW QLD
-5.5 : 15.0 COBAR AIRPORT AWS Upper Darling NSW
-5.2 : 15.0 COBAR MO Upper Darling NSW

-5.5 WOOLBROOK (WOOLBROOK ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-5.3 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
-4.9 MARRANGAROO (DEFENCE) C Tablelands S NSW
-4.2 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-3.7 CANBERRA AIRPORT Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-10.8 : 5.9 GEORGETOWN AIRPORT Upper Carpentaria QLD
-9.3 : -0.3 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
-9.3 : 12.5 SWEERS ISLAND Gulf Country QLD
-8.9 : -1.2 INJUNE POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
-8.5 : -0.3 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT

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.
19.2 FERNY CREEK E Central VIC
18.2 MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
12.6 MONBULK (SPRING ROAD) E Central VIC
12.4 HAINES JUNCTION (MOUNT SABINE) W Coast VIC
10.8 MULWALA POST OFFICE Riverina E NSW

Reports not yet available

1003 (41.8) HOLMES REEF Islands ISL
989 (41.2) ARLINGTON REEF Islands ISL
984 (41.0) GANNET CAY Islands ISL
969 (40.4) WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE W Gippsland VIC
958 (39.9) BOUGAINVILLE REEF Islands ISL
952 (39.7) FLINDERS REEF Islands ISL
946 (39.4) CAPE WESSEL Islands ISL
939 (39.1) CENTRE ISLAND Northern Rivers NT
928 (38.7) ROWLEY SHOALS Islands ISL
922 (38.4) CATO ISLAND Islands ISL
921 (38.4) WILLIS ISLAND Islands ISL
910 (37.9) CREAL REEF Islands ISL
908 (37.8) TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
895 (37.3) HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
879 (36.6) GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE E Gippsland VIC
874 (36.4) FREDERICK REEF Islands ISL
868 (36.2) LOW ISLES LIGHTHOUSE N Coast--Barron QLD
859 (35.8) GREEN CAPE AWS South Coast NSW
834 (34.8) VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL
832 (34.7) DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
831 (34.6) HOGAN ISLAND Islands ISL
830 (34.6) BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) North Coast NSW
821 (34.2) MCCLUER ISLAND Northern Rivers NT
821 (34.2) CAPE FLATTERY N Coast--Barron QLD
802 (33.4) LIHOU REEF LIGHTHOUSE Islands ISL
789 (32.9) SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND E Central VIC
785 (32.7) TORRES STRAIT NTC AWS Islands ISL
773 (32.2) GRAMPIANS (MOUNT WILLIAM) Wimmera S VIC
756 (31.5) MARION REEF Islands ISL
749 (31.2) KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE) Southeast TAS
747 (31.1) MOUNT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
732 (30.5) MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
730 (30.4) LEGENDRE ISLAND E Pilbara WA
724 (30.2) HERON ISLAND RES STN Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
693 (28.9) CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) Southeast TAS
679 (28.3) WALUNGURRU AIRPORT N Plateau NT
674 (28.1) MARIA ISLAND (POINT LESUEUR) E Coast TAS
670 (27.9) BARROW ISLAND AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
669 (27.9) CAPE LEEUWIN Lower West & Perth WA
666 (27.8) PYRENEES (BEN NEVIS) Wimmera S VIC
663 (27.6) FAWKNER BEACON E Central VIC
660 (27.5) MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
647 (27.0) CAPE OTWAY LIGHTHOUSE W Coast VIC
643 (26.8) LARAPUNA (EDDYSTONE POINT) E Coast TAS
642 (26.8) CAPE NATURALISTE Lower West & Perth WA
642 (26.8) TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT N Plateau NT
641 (26.7) TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
640 (26.7) HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
633 (26.4) MIDDLE PERCY ISLAND Islands ISL
626 (26.1) CAPE GRIM N Coast TAS
625 (26.0) NEPTUNE ISLAND W Agricultural SA
621 (25.9) MORNINGTON ISLAND AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
617 (25.7) MOUNT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
612 (25.5) HAY POINT Central Coast E QLD
611 (25.5) RUNDLE ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
610 (25.4) CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
610 (25.4) ST KILDA HARBOUR - RMYS E Central VIC
608 (25.3) LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
606 (25.3) LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD
604 (25.2) LOW HEAD N Coast TAS
601 (25.0) KARIJINI NORTH W Pilbara WA
Reports not yet available

High realtime reports for Monday 20 MAY 2024
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 None reported