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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Troughs across the north and east are generating showers and thunderstorms, some intense. A trough over WA is also deepening, allowing heat to sink south. Onshore winds are bringing the odd shower to the QLD coast. A high is keeping the central south mostly clear.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
17.6 16 22

Cloudy

Melbourne
 
13.7 8 20

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
23.4 19 29

Late shower

Perth
 
27.2 18 36

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
15.8 10 23

Sunny

Canberra
 
13.3 8 25

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
10.7 7 17

Late shower

Darwin
 
30.3 23 34

Thunderstorms

Weather News

BOM forecast wet start to summer for NSW, but not drought-breaking

20:18 EDT

There is some good news for New South Wales farmers struggling with drought — the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) is predicting a wet start to summer.

Perth's summer set to be a hot one according to the Bureau of Meteorology summer forecast

19:52 EDT

A spring scorcher on Friday of 36 degrees Celsius is shaping up as a taste of things to come, with a hot summer heading our way — in stark contrast to the unusually cool summer of 2017-18.

Australia's summer outlook

15:29 EDT

A dry and hot summer is anticipated for much, but not all of Australia, according to the latest seasonal outlook issued by the Bureau of Meteorology on Thursday.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 12/11 Tue 13/11 Wed 14/11

39.7°C

Marble Bar, WA
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.0°C

Brunette Downs, NT
Avg: Rec:

43.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

45.2°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

45.2°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

-0.1°C

Mt Wellington, Tas
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

4.7°C

Guyra, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

2.0°C

Lake Leake, Tas
Avg: Rec:

-0.4°C

Mt Wellington, Tas
Avg: Rec:

-5.9°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

SSE 44km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
Windiest

81km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas

88km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

116km/h

Lake Julius, Qld
-

0.4mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

34.8mm

Oenpelli Airport, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -

553.6mm

Longerenong, Vic
Avg: Rec:

105.0mm

Berrimah, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -

73.2mm

Darwin Ap, NT
Avg: Rec:
Australia's Records for November
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.7°C at
Birdsville Police Station, Qld in 1990
Lowest -3.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1967
Highest 38.0°C at
Balgo Hills, WA in 2015
Lowest -8.5°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1973
Highest 630.0mm at
Bellenden Ker Top Stn, Qld in 1989
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