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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

An east coast low is generating damaging winds, thundery showers and dangerous surf along eastern NSW and eastern VIC. A trough and front are generating areas of light rain in the southwest. A high is keeping the south and interior generally dry.

State Weather

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
15 10 17

Windy with showers

Melbourne
 
14 8 16

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
23 11 23

Sunny

Perth
 
19 11 22

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
14 5 17

Mostly cloudy

Canberra
 
12 1 13

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
12 4 14

Late shower

Darwin
 
29 18 33

Sunny

Weather News

Frosty mornings for Tasmania

14:26 EST

Tasmania woke to a cold and frosty morning with road weather alerts issued for some areas due to icy conditions and there are more cold mornings to come.

NSW bushfire service helps Canada douse record forest fires

13:47 EST

Parts of eastern Australia are facing an increased threat of bushfires this summer and authorities are gearing up for possibly significant forest fires.

Some farmers too 'proud' to claim drought aid funding

13:38 EST

Maranoa MP Bruce Scott says some farmers are not claiming the Farm Household Allowance because they are reluctant to go into a Centrelink office.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09 Tue 02/09

36.0°C

Roebourne Ap, WA
Hottest

36.0°C

West Roebuck, WA

36.5°C

Bidyadanga, WA

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-3.1°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-3.0°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-8.3°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-8.3°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

N 70km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

114km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
-

0.8mm last hr

Mallacoota, Vic
Wettest

32.8mm

Lawrence, NSW/ACT

63.0mm

Montague Is, NSW/ACT

46.8mm

Lord Howe Is Ap, NSW/ACT

30.0mm

Point Hicks, Vic
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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