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National Summary

A trough and front moving over the southeast is bringing scattered showers over TAS and VIC. Dry northwesterly winds ahead of this system is causing elevated fire danger in NSW and QLD. A cold front approaching WA is causing showers to increase over WA

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
27.2 21 33

Windy

Melbourne
 
17.7 12 18

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
25.2 18 32

Sunny

Perth
 
13.5 9 17

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
17.2 12 18

Possible shower

Canberra
 
18.7 9 21

Windy

Hobart
 
13.8 10 16

Possible shower

Darwin
 
32.8 24 33

Mostly sunny

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Weather News

Much needed rain for Perth

13:22 EST

A complex low pressure system and cold front are affecting the southwestern parts of the country in coming days, leading to some welcome if gusty showers over Perth.

Records smashed under summer-like heat

11:55 EST

Over 100 different stations have had their hottest September day or night in at least a decade, including new state records in New South Wales and Victoria.

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 21/09 Fri 22/09 Sat 23/09

39.3°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Hottest

39.9°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.2°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

42.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

42.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

0.9°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-1.5°C

Woolbrook, NSW/ACT

-0.3°C

Goulburn Ap, NSW/ACT

-0.7°C

Mt Hotham, Vic

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

WNW 59km/h

Neptune Island, SA
Windiest

138km/h

Albany Airport, WA

111km/h

Gooseberry Hill, WA

116km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
-

3.4mm last hr

Rottnest Island, WA
Wettest

58.0mm

Victor Road, WA

101.2mm

Sunshine Bore, NT

51.2mm

Mt Read, Tas

51.2mm

Mt Read, Tas
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 30.0°C at
Warmun, WA in 2016
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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