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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough over northeastern WA, NT, northern SA, QLD and NSW is triggering showers and thunderstorms. A cold front is generating heavy rain and thunderstorms over VIC and TAS. A deepening low is causing rain and strong winds to develop across parts of southern SA.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
22.4 19 29

Possible shower

Melbourne
 
12.4 13 23

Late shower

Brisbane
 
19.9 19 32

Possible thunderstorm

Perth
 
12.2 11 26

Sunny

Adelaide
 
12.7 11 17

Windy with showers

Canberra
 
16.9 16 25

Possible shower

Hobart
 
15.7 15 19

Showers

Darwin
 
27.8 26 34

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

Drought-affected farmers 'choosing which child to remove from boarding schools' due to hardship

06:14 EDT

Parents of children in drought-affected areas are having to decide which of their kids to remove from boarding schools due to not being able to afford school fees, the head of a national rural group says.

Dry and windy conditions have potential to generate dust storms across NSW

06:09 EDT

A dust storm could form over the next few days that could impact Canberra and Sydney, and it could rival a dust storm that hit Sydney in 2009, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

How do people living in the tropics stand the hot, humid climate?

16:08 EDT

It's a Saturday morning in mid-November at Darwin's Parap Markets.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 18/11 Mon 19/11 Tue 20/11

30.4°C

Argyle Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

45.7°C

Roebourne Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

45.1°C

Roebourne Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

42.0°C

Marble Bar, WA
Avg: Rec:

45.7°C

Roebourne Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

3.0°C

Mount William, Vic
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

0.6°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.8°C

Wandering, WA
Avg: Rec:
 

-5.9°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

WNW 61km/h

Neptune Island, SA
Windiest

103km/h

Forrest, WA

114km/h

Tarcoola Ap, SA

105km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic
-

3.6mm last hr

Sale Ap, Vic
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

68.0mm

Nardoo, Qld
Avg: Rec:
- -

64.0mm

Adelaide River, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

135.0mm

Adelaide 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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