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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Gusty onshore winds in the wake of a cold front are bringing the odd lingering shower to TAS and southern VIC. A cold front clipping the southwest is bringing gusty showers to southern WA. High pressure inland is leading to a clear and cold morning for most of the country.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
13.1 9 19

Sunny

Melbourne
 
6.5 7 15

Sunny

Brisbane
 
6.6 6 25

Sunny

Perth
 
16.0 11 19

Showers

Adelaide
 
7.5 8 17

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
1.1 -1 12

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
7.6 5 15

Windy with showers

Darwin
 
19.2 20 33

Sunny

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14:25 EST

Clear skies and light winds have led to several chilly mornings throughout southeast Queensland.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 15/07 Mon 16/07 Tue 17/07

25.7°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

33.2°C

Kalumburu, WA

34.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

35.0°C

Jabiru Ap, NT

35.4°C

Kalumburu, WA

-5.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-9.7°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT

-8.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT
 

-12.0°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

WNW 64km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
Windiest

90km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA

133km/h

Neptune Island, SA

144km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
-

2.4mm last hr

Shannon, WA
Wettest

22.0mm

Karri Valley, WA

49.4mm

Mt Read, Tas
 

82.0mm

Point Lookout, Qld
Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.5°C at
Tindal, NT in 1995
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 27.1°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 2016
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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