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National Summary

A complex low is generating gusty cold showers over SA, NSW, VIC and TAS. A cold front is delivering gusty showers to southwestern parts of WA. A trough is also producing causing thundery showers over Kimberley, Top End and northern QLD, with rain over the Pilbara.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
13.6 12 22

Windy

Melbourne
 
13.1 10 17

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
18.9 11 27

Sunny

Perth
 
14.6 12 18

Windy with showers

Adelaide
 
11.6 9 21

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
6.6 5 13

Clearing shower

Hobart
 
10.7 7 18

Possible shower

Darwin
 
27.8 26 33

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

SA weather: Power outages continue for thousands after more than two days in dark

20:57 EST

Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.

Concern for homes in South Australia as floodwaters rise, swollen rivers burst their banks

20:11 EST

Water levels have continued to rise in the Gawler River, with significant flooding occurring in the town and surrounding districts north of Adelaide.

SA weather: Gawler flooding in wake of severe storms as river continues rising

20:07 EST

Flooding is underway in the town of Gawler and surrounding districts north of Adelaide as the Gawler River rises.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 27/09 Wed 28/09 Thu 29/09

35.0°C

Bradshaw, NT
Hottest

41.5°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.1°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

41.8°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-2.4°C

Southern Cross Ap, WA

-4.3°C

Eyre, WA

-6.8°C

Liawenee, Tas

W 61km/h

Windy Point, NSW/ACT
Windiest

101km/h

Hopetoun North, WA

142km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic

120km/h

Neptune Island, SA
-

1.8mm last hr

Cape Grim, Tas
Wettest

36.0mm

Batchelor Ap, NT

78.4mm

Lenswood, SA

97.4mm

Longley, Tas

168.2mm

Mainoru Outstation, NT
Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
West Roebuck, WA in 2003
Lowest -6.2°C at
Mt Buller, Vic in 1995
Highest 29.7°C at
Wyndham, WA in 2005
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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