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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Brisk southwesterly winds are bringing showers to TAS and VIC. A trough over northern QLD is causing a few showers, while onshore winds are also producing showers about the tropical coast. A broad high is generating clear and settled conditions, leading to a cool night inland.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
12.2 11 22

Sunny

Melbourne
 
13.1 11 17

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
11.2 10 25

Sunny

Perth
 
9.3 7 26

Sunny

Adelaide
 
14.6 12 17

Possible shower

Canberra
 
11.0 3 16

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
11.3 9 15

Windy with showers

Darwin
 
24.4 21 32

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Who said Queensland isn't cool?

13:30 EST

Over the last week southern Queensland has seen a series of chilly mornings.

Summer rain sees drought declarations revoked for parts of Queensland while others wait

11:25 EST

Good summer rainfall has seen drought declarations revoked in parts of Queensland while others in the state wait in hope for rain.

Happy gardens in rain-soaked Adelaide

09:28 EST

A wet Friday has brought relief for parched Adelaide as heavy showers crossed the city.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 18/05 Sat 19/05 Sun 20/05

27.6°C

Cocos Island Ap, WA
Hottest

47.0°C

Bulman, NT

34.0°C

Coconut Island, Qld

35.0°C

Coconut Island, Qld

47.0°C

Bulman, NT

-5.6°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-4.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-5.5°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT
 

-6.1°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

WSW 75km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
Windiest

94km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas

142km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas

103km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
-

0.1mm last hr

Coldstream Comparison, Vic
Wettest

52.0mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA

37.8mm

Mt Read, Tas
 

1078.6mm

Tindarra, Qld
Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.0°C at
Bulman, NT in 2016
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap, NSW/ACT in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park, NSW/ACT in 1987
Highest 536.6mm at
Orbost, Vic in 2017
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