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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Brisk southwesterly winds are bringing showers to TAS and VIC. Moist onshore winds are feeding a trough over northern QLD, leading to a few showers. A broad high is generating clear and settled conditions elsewhere, bringing a cool night inland with localsied fog pathces.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
20.9 11 22

Sunny

Melbourne
 
16.3 11 17

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
19.7 10 25

Sunny

Perth
 
23.9 7 26

Sunny

Adelaide
 
15.2 12 17

Possible shower

Canberra
 
14.7 3 16

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
14.5 9 15

Windy with showers

Darwin
 
32.6 21 32

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

End in sight for Perth warm spell

11:31 EST

Perth's run of unseasonably warm and dry weather will come to an end on Friday when a powerful cold front crosses the southwest corner of Western Australia.

Who said Queensland isn't cool?

13:30 EST

Over the last week southern Queensland has seen a series of chilly mornings.

Summer rain sees drought declarations revoked for parts of Queensland while others wait

11:25 EST

Good summer rainfall has seen drought declarations revoked in parts of Queensland while others in the state wait in hope for rain.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 18/05 Sat 19/05 Sun 20/05

34.0°C

Mount Bundey South, NT
Hottest

47.0°C

Bulman, NT

34.0°C

Coconut Island, Qld

34.5°C

Coconut Island, Qld

47.0°C

Bulman, NT

0.4°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-4.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-5.5°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-6.2°C

Tenterfield, NSW/ACT

-6.2°C

Tenterfield, NSW/ACT

NW 87km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

94km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas

142km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas

107km/h

Mt Hartz, Tas
-
no rain last hr Wettest

52.0mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA

37.8mm

Mt Read, Tas

80.4mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA

80.4mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.0°C at
Bulman, NT in 2016
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap, NSW/ACT in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park, NSW/ACT in 1987
Highest 536.6mm at
Orbost, Vic in 2017
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