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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A deep trough is generating areas of rain and the odd storm from the WA interior, across SA, western NSW, VIC and TAS. Moist westerlies ahead of a front are bringing the odd shower to southwestern WA coast. A humid onshore flow is triggering showers over the QLD coast and ranges.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
23.7 16 26

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
17.4 18 21

Showers

Brisbane
 
25.5 17 28

Possible shower

Perth
 
20.8 14 21

Showers

Adelaide
 
21.6 16 24

Rain clearing

Canberra
 
24.6 9 23

Late shower

Hobart
 
19.5 12 20

Showers

Darwin
 
29.2 25 35

Mostly sunny

Weather News

North East Victoria to get soaked

12:37 EST

Today and across the weekend rain will drench Victoria's North East before cool dry air drops in.

Adelaide's April weather unseasonably warm

08:34 EST

Adelaide's April 'warmwave' has seen only one day so far this month fail to hit 20 degrees Celsius ?? the first time that has happened in close to a century, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

BoM forecasts above average rainfall for northern Victoria this winter

16:33 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) is predicting above-average rainfall for Victoria's north over the next three months and a 50-50 chance of more rain in the south.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 26/04 Wed 27/04 Thu 28/04

36.0°C

Rabbit Flat, NT
Hottest

40.3°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

38.1°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

48.1°C

Minnipa, SA

7.4°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-2.0°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-0.6°C

Eyre, WA

1.9°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas

-4.9°C

Liawenee, Tas

NNW 53km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic
Windiest

92km/h

Mount William, Vic

100km/h

Scotts Peak Dam, Tas

87km/h

Cape Willoughby, SA
-

1.0mm last hr

Cape Grim, Tas
Wettest

33.8mm

Mainoru Outstation, NT

41.5mm

Tully, Qld

21.0mm

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld

21.0mm

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld
Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Marble Bar, WA in 1928
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 32.0°C at
Pannawonica, WA in 1981
Lowest -17.4°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 1991
Highest 800.9mm at
Port Douglas, Qld in 1911
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