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National Summary

Low pressure in the east may cause a few showers and storms for parts of QLD. A cold front is clipping the southwest, producing a few showers to coastal parts of WA. A high in the south is bringing sunny and settled conditions for much of the country.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
15.4 9 20

Sunny

Melbourne
 
14.7 5 17

Cloud increasing

Brisbane
 
22.2 12 26

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
14.2 9 19

Possible shower

Adelaide
 
14.1 8 16

Clearing shower

Canberra
 
10.5 -1 17

Sunny

Hobart
 
11.0 3 15

Late shower

Darwin
 
28.4 22 33

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.

Has Canberra's weather changed according to Bureau of Meteorology records?

17:01 EST

The weather is an ongoing topic of conversation for Canberrans and out-of-towners alike, who struggle to deal with its sub-zero temperatures in winter.

Snow blankets Trentham, parts of central Victoria as Melbourne shivers through wintry conditions

10:10 EST

Snow has blanketed parts of central Victoria this morning as cold, wintry conditions end any hope of an early spring for Melbourne.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08

30.4°C

Cape Fourcroy, NT
Hottest

38.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

39.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

-1.1°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-9.1°C

Mt Hotham, Vic

-9.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-5.0°C

Goulburn Ap, NSW/ACT

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

W 57km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
Windiest

92km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT

85km/h

Cleve Ap, SA

70km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.0mm

Tamar, WA

24.0mm

High Ridge, Vic

27.0mm

Bairnsdale Ap, Vic

16.2mm

Parawa, SA
Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.2°C at
Cape Don, NT in 2014
Lowest -6.7°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 2005
Highest 28.7°C at
Milikapiti, NT in 1973
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1968
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach, Qld in 2007
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