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Fri 15:29 EST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A southerly flow steered by an offshore low and trough is producing persistent showers over eastern NSW. A weak trough over the far west is failing to produce any rain. A broad and dominant ridge of high pressure is keeping skies generally clear elsewhere.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
18.5 12 18

Possible shower

Melbourne
 
12.7 7 14

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
22.1 12 25

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
18.8 7 21

Late shower

Adelaide
 
12.9 8 16

Cloudy

Canberra
 
15.5 1 16

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
14.6 2 15

Late shower

Darwin
 
30.9 23 33

Sunny

Weather News

A fantastic finale to the Tasmanian snow season

15:14 EST

Tasmanian ski resorts at Ben Lomond and Mount Mawson are looking back at one of their best seasons in at least a decade.

Races, rain and punters lift spirits of channel country graziers in south-west Queensland

14:14 EST

Recent wet weather and an in influx of thousands of tourists for the iconic Birdsville Races have lifted the spirits of graziers in Queensland's far south-west.

Tasmania's Ben Lomond ski field ends season on a high

12:44 EST

One of the best ski seasons in decades at Tasmania's Ben Lomond ski village will finish this weekend.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 01/09 Wed 02/09 Thu 03/09

37.9°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Hottest

37.4°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

38.8°C

Ngukurr, NT

39.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

39.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

0.5°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-5.8°C

Liawenee, Tas

-3.1°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-5.1°C

Liawenee, Tas

-8.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

NW 75km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

77km/h

Cape Willoughby, SA

81km/h

Condobolin Ap, NSW/ACT

107km/h

Forrest, WA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.2mm

Mount Hope, SA

37.2mm

Wilmington, SA

40.4mm

Combienbar, Vic

40.4mm

Combienbar, Vic
Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
West Roebuck, WA in 2003
Lowest -6.2°C at
Mt Buller, Vic in 1995
Highest 29.7°C at
Wyndham, WA in 2005
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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