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National Summary

A low and trough over the Tasman Sea are generating large waves and a few showers along the NSW coast. A trough and weakening cold front crossing SA is producing the odd shower. Unstable westerly winds are bringing showers to southwestern WA.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
16.8 12 17

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
13.7 5 14

Mostly cloudy

Brisbane
 
21.2 9 22

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
15.9 11 20

Late shower

Adelaide
 
14.5 7 15

Increasing sunshine

Canberra
 
13.9 2 14

Mostly cloudy

Hobart
 
9.0 4 11

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
31.4 20 32

Sunny

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12:27 EST

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Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/06 Mon 18/06 Tue 19/06

33.1°C

Noonamah, NT
Hottest

33.0°C

Middle Point, NT

33.8°C

Wave Hill, NT

34.0°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

39.3°C

Noonamah, NT

-2.8°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-5.0°C

Liawenee, Tas

-9.0°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-9.0°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

SSW 62km/h

Cape Byron, NSW/ACT
Windiest

94km/h

Sth Channel Island, Vic

105km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT

101km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
-
no rain last hr Wettest

83.4mm

Falls Creek, Vic

72.2mm

Learmonth, WA

75.0mm

Norah Head, NSW/ACT

75.2mm

Norah Head, NSW/ACT
Australia's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
Batchelor Ap, NT in 2013
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2009
Highest 28.8°C at
Troughton Island, WA in 2016
Lowest -23.0°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1994
Highest 478.4mm at
Rocky Gully, WA in 2009
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