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Sun 06:33 EST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough and front moving over the southeast is bringing showers and storms for NSW, VIC and TAS. Dry northwesterly winds ahead of this system is causing elevated fire danger in NSW and QLD. A cold front approaching WA is producing a few showers in the southwest.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
25.7 21 33

Windy

Melbourne
 
13.1 12 18

Windy with showers

Brisbane
 
22.5 18 32

Sunny

Perth
 
10.8 9 17

Thunderstorms

Adelaide
 
13.7 12 18

Possible shower

Canberra
 
14.3 9 21

Windy

Hobart
 
12.7 10 16

Possible shower

Darwin
 
26.6 24 33

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Sydney sizzles as September heat record broken in NSW

14:14 EST

A new September record for New South Wales has been broken and total fire bans remain in place across half of the state as an unseasonal heatwave takes hold.

Fronts and troughs leading to seesaw temperatures in southeast Australia

14:11 EST

Cloud cover and wind direction changes are conspiring to make for very fast changes in temperature over parts of Victoria and NSW on Saturday.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 21/09 Fri 22/09 Sat 23/09

31.3°C

Lake Macquarie, NSW/ACT
Hottest

39.9°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

42.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

42.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

-0.3°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-1.5°C

Woolbrook, NSW/ACT

-0.3°C

Goulburn Ap, NSW/ACT
 

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

WNW 66km/h

Neptune Island, SA
Windiest

138km/h

Albany Airport, WA

111km/h

Gooseberry Hill, WA

116km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
-

2.8mm last hr

Butlers Gorge, Tas
Wettest

58.0mm

Victor Road, WA

101.2mm

Sunshine Bore, NT

3.0mm

Low Rocky Point, Tas

669.8mm

Glenaladale, 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 30.0°C at
Warmun, WA in 2016
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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