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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low pressure trough and cold front is crossing southern WA and SA, bringing showers, gusty winds and a few thunderstorms. Onshore winds are triggering showers over eastern QLD. A broad high pressure system is keeping much of the southeast dry.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
17.8 11 21

Mostly cloudy

Melbourne
 
17.4 14 19

Cloudy

Brisbane
 
19.5 15 23

Possible shower

Perth
 
19.4 10 19

Possible shower

Adelaide
 
17.5 13 21

Showers increasing

Canberra
 
8.4 2 18

Mostly cloudy

Hobart
 
9.8 9 18

Showers

Darwin
 
28.4 21 32

Fog then sunny

Videos

Weather News

Mid-week snow to help pre-season base

15:11 EST

A cold front due to cross the alpine region will bring some snow to the resorts from Tuesday, assisting the snow-making guns that are currently forming the base for the upcoming winter.

Melbourne's mild run nearly over

13:13 EST

With a trifecta of 20 degree days on the cards for Melbourne, residents are encouraged to make the most of these final warm days.

Tasmanian floods: Victims disappointed they will miss out on disaster relief funding

09:10 EST

Flood victims in Tasmania's Derwent Valley have criticised the Government for locking them out of the Natural Disaster Relief Fund.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 24/05 Fri 25/05 Sat 26/05

33.8°C

Kununurra Ap, WA
Hottest

34.9°C

Pirlangimpi, NT

35.2°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

47.0°C

Bulman, NT

1.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-6.7°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-5.6°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT

-6.0°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-6.7°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

W 61km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA
Windiest

103km/h

Badgingarra, WA

114km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA

83km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA
-

0.6mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap, WA
Wettest

93.8mm

Acton Park, WA

67.0mm

Bickley, WA

27.6mm

Bickley, WA

28.0mm

Bickley, WA
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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