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Wed 22:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Weak troughs inland are causing a few showers and the odd storm. Onshore winds along the QLD coast is triggering showers. A front sweeping across the southwest corner is producing a few showers. A large high pressure system in the south is bringing a clear and cool night inland.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
12.6 13 21

Sunny

Melbourne
 
14.0 9 19

Late shower

Brisbane
 
15.9 15 24

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
9.5 9 22

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
11.0 11 20

Possible shower

Canberra
 
1.4 4 16

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
10.9 8 17

Possible shower

Darwin
 
24.5 22 33

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Another foggy start for Brisbane

15:20 EST

Flights were diverted from Brisbane Airport this morning as fog once again shrouded southeast Queensland.

Sydney wakes to rare rumble

13:00 EST

Sydneysiders were woken up this morning by a loud bang that may have been caused by a rare type of lightning.

Fog blankets parts of south-east Queensland

09:37 EST

A number of flights have been delayed at Brisbane airport as fog again covers parts of south-east Queensland.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/05 Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05

28.4°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

36.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

37.3°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.4°C

Mandora, WA

-1.2°C

Mt Hotham Ap, Vic
Coldest

-2.2°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

0.0°C

Eyre, WA
 

-10.0°C

Taralga, NSW/ACT

WSW 55km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
Windiest

83km/h

Mt Read, Tas

79km/h

Cape Grim, Tas

94km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
-

0.4mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap, WA
Wettest

42.0mm

Nymboida, NSW/ACT

43.0mm

Pipers River, Tas
 

536.6mm

Orbost, Vic
Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga, WA in 1990
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 320.0mm at
Lismore, NSW/ACT in 1921
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