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National Summary

A trough and cold front moving over the southeast is triggering showers and storms over WA, SA, VIC and parts of southern NSW. A low and associated trough near the northern NSW coast is bringing rain. Generally dry and settled elsewhere under high pressure.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
23.8 15 24

Possible shower

Melbourne
 
19.5 15 21

Mostly cloudy

Brisbane
 
25.9 17 27

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
22.4 10 24

Sunny

Adelaide
 
21.9 13 22

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
26.7 6 26

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
20.5 12 20

Cloudy

Darwin
 
32.9 23 35

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Dry autumn for Murray-Darling

13:47 EST

With just over a month left until the end of autumn, it's shaping up to be a very dry season for most of the Murray-Darling Basin.

Hanging your laundry out to dry

09:55 EST

There are several things to consider when deciding whether to hang your clothes outside to dry.

ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04 Tue 24/04

37.9°C

Roebourne Ap, WA
Hottest

40.8°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

41.5°C

Pardoo, WA

46.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

46.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

7.5°C

Mt Read, Tas
Coldest

-2.6°C

Liawenee, Tas

0.1°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-1.6°C

Marrangaroo, NSW/ACT

-5.2°C

Liawenee, Tas

NW 50km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

88km/h

Forrest, WA

79km/h

Strathalbyn, SA

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
-

15.8mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Wettest

51.0mm

Ormiston, Qld

35.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap, NSW/ACT

55.4mm

Port Macquarie Ap, NSW/ACT

55.4mm

Port Macquarie Ap, NSW/ACT
Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.1°C at
Minnipa, SA in 2016
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 32.0°C at
Pannawonica, WA in 1981
Lowest -17.4°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 1991
Highest 800.9mm at
Port Douglas, Qld in 1911
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