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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough is triggering showers and storms over NSW and southern QLD while a vigorous front brings frosty gales and showers to SA, VIC, and TAS. A high pressure ridge is keeping most of WA clear and cool. A low near the NT Top End is bringing strong winds and rain.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
14.7 10 19

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
11.9 9 15

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
22.3 13 22

Sunny

Perth
 
22.7 12 26

Sunny

Adelaide
 
13.1 10 17

Possible shower

Canberra
 
10.6 0 14

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
7.9 4 15

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
28.5 24 29

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Victoria on track for wet April after wintry blast hits state

15:20 EST

Parts of Victoria have already received almost double the average rainfall this month, and some areas have recorded the wettest April in 16 years.

Several weather systems set to pummel NZ

15:10 EST

New Zealanders are bracing for a week of wild weather.

Smoke signals the burning of heavy stubble, a hangover of last year's record NSW crop

14:56 EST

The skies above New South Wales farms have been filled with smoke in recent weeks as growers burn a huge load of dry stubble left over from last year's record crop yields.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/04 Mon 24/04 Tue 25/04

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Hottest

38.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

39.8°C

Georgetown Ap, Qld

37.8°C

Century Mine, Qld

40.2°C

Carnarvon Ap, WA

-3.5°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

1.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

1.5°C

Jarrahwood, WA

-1.9°C

Mt Wellington, Tas

-4.6°C

Liawenee, Tas

WSW 77km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
Windiest

103km/h

Newman Ap, WA

105km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic

103km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim, Tas
Wettest

82.8mm

Manna Vale, WA

84.4mm

Horn Island, Qld

65.0mm

Ngayawili, NT

65.0mm

Ngayawili, NT
Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Marble Bar, WA in 1928
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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