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National Summary

Troughs and embedded lows are generating showers and thunderstorms over western and southern WA and western parts of the NT. Onshore winds are causing the odd shower and storm to the NSW coast. A high is bringing settled conditions for SA, VIC and TAS.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
21.5 16 22

Late shower

Melbourne
 
16.0 10 19

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
27.7 19 28

Thunderstorms clearing

Perth
 
21.7 18 27

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
18.7 10 27

Sunny

Canberra
 
19.4 10 22

Late shower

Hobart
 
17.4 7 19

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
27.9 25 34

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

Night-vision camera project captures wildlife venturing closer to humans in Hobart

08:23 EDT

A drought 18 years ago could explain why native wildlife is moving into Hobart's residential suburbs, researchers from the University of Tasmania say.

Dinosaur history shapes future of drought-ravaged Eromanga

21:22 EDT

In recent years Eromanga has been so dry, there would not be enough feed around to sustain the giant creatures who used to roam this land.

Hot Friday in Perth

21:08 EDT

Parts of WA registerd their highest temperatures in close to two years on Friday, while Perth sweated through its warmest day in eight months.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 14/11 Thu 15/11 Fri 16/11

36.8°C

Mandora, WA
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

45.2°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

44.5°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

45.0°C

Mandora, WA
Avg: Rec:

45.2°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

4.6°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-0.4°C

Mt Wellington, Tas
Avg: Rec:

-2.0°C

Westmere, Vic
Avg: Rec:

-3.8°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
Avg: Rec:

-5.9°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

SSE 48km/h

Sellicks Hill, SA
Windiest

116km/h

Lake Julius, Qld

87km/h

Tindal, NT

88km/h

Legendre Island, WA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

105.0mm

Berrimah, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -

67.2mm

Mt Seaview, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

65.0mm

Douglas River, NT
Avg: Rec:

65.4mm

Douglas River, 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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