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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A front and trough are directing hot northerly component winds over SA, VIC and into parts of NSW, whilst causing light showers over southern VIC and northern TAS. A broad region of low pressure is triggering showers and storms over the tropics. A high is clearing the southwest.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
35.0 25 35

Late shower

Melbourne
 
33.3 17 21

Rain clearing

Brisbane
 
29.7 22 35

Sunny

Perth
 
29.7 19 33

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
37.4 19 26

Cloudy

Canberra
 
36.2 22 36

Cloud increasing

Hobart
 
18.8 12 19

Clearing shower

Darwin
 
32.2 27 33

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Fire fuel loads increase after recent heat in NSW

16:34 EDT

Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.

Queensland weather: Heatwave conditions to return on Wednesday

16:09 EDT

A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.

Federal MP calls on banks to develop offsetting options to help farmers save in the good times

16:05 EDT

A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 14/01 Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01

44.9°C

Ivanhoe Ap, NSW/ACT
Hottest

44.1°C

Mungindi, NSW/ACT

43.9°C

Peak Hill, NSW/ACT

43.4°C

Ballera Gas Field, Qld

46.9°C

Wanaaring, NSW/ACT

10.1°C

Mt Read, Tas
Coldest

-1.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

2.1°C

Liawenee, Tas

3.4°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas

-1.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

SSW 59km/h

Neptune Island, SA
Windiest

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

100km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
-

2.6mm last hr

Rabbit Flat, NT
Wettest

141.0mm

Jochmus, Qld

173.0mm

Rocky Point Sugar Mill, Qld

98.8mm

Laverton Ap, WA

99.0mm

Laverton Ap, WA
Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Mildura, Vic in 1906
Lowest 0.6°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 2012
Highest 36.9°C at
Warragul Vcah, Vic in 1964
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1975
Highest 627.4mm at
Mackay, Qld in 1918
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