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National Summary

A front is sending cold winds across the southeast, showers and alpine snow across VIC and southern NSW. A high is causing brisk winds and showers to ease in SA. A front is bringing a few showers to far southwest WA. A trough is causing the odd shower in northern WA, QLD and NT.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
17.4 11 18

Sunny

Melbourne
 
13.7 7 15

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
25.9 15 26

Sunny

Perth
 
17.7 6 21

Increasing sunshine

Adelaide
 
13.9 9 17

Showers

Canberra
 
11.1 0 11

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
11.3 5 12

Late shower

Darwin
 
31.4 22 33

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Wintery preview as snow covers alps

13:09 EST

The first in a pair of cold fronts brought a decent bout of snow to Australia's alps on Sunday and more is on the way tomorrow.

Sydney set to shiver

11:25 EST

If you thought getting out of bed was difficult in Sydney this morning, then you probably won't like tomorrow.

Sri Lanka floods leave at least 151 dead, aid agencies warn half a million displaced

06:43 EST

Sri Lankan rescuers yesterday continued the grim task of retrieving more bodies, buried beneath deadly mudslides triggered by monsoonal downpours which dumped a month's rain in single day.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 26/05 Sat 27/05 Sun 28/05

33.5°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Hottest

37.0°C

Mandora, WA

35.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

35.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.4°C

Mandora, WA

-3.9°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-3.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

-0.8°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-10.0°C

Taralga, NSW/ACT

NW 66km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

92km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas

109km/h

Devonport Ap, Tas

105km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
-

0.2mm last hr

Parafield Ap, SA
Wettest

18.0mm

Greenbushes, WA

42.6mm

Durdidwarrah, Vic

31.0mm

Yanakie, Vic

31.2mm

Yanakie, Vic
Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga, WA in 1990
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 320.0mm at
Lismore, NSW/ACT in 1921
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