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National Summary

An approaching trough is generating showers over SA, southern VIC and TAS. Onshore winds are producing cloud and light showers in QLD. Warm SE winds are increasing fire danger over the NT. Mostly clear elsewhere under a high.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
19.8 8 22

Sunny

Melbourne
 
16.6 8 17

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
23.5 6 24

Sunny

Perth
 
18.4 10 20

Possible shower

Adelaide
 
16.3 10 18

Late shower

Canberra
 
14.4 -2 15

Cloudy

Hobart
 
15.3 3 14

Clearing shower

Darwin
 
32.7 21 33

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

Murray-Darling Basin: Angry communities call for inquiry after Four Corners pumping revelations

13:42 EST

Broken Hill's Mayor has joined other angry community leaders in calling for an inquiry into the operation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Weekend warmth to challenge records in NSW

12:21 EST

Record-breaking July warmth could affect parts of NSW this weekend before a strong cold front sweeps over the state.

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Irrigation lobbyists offered access to confidential government documents

07:05 EST

The top water bureaucrat in NSW, Gavin Hanlon, has been secretly recorded offering to confidentially share internal government information with irrigation lobbyists — documents he proposed to strip of government logos and share via a special Dropbox account — to assist their lobbying against the contentious Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/07 Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07

34.6°C

Kalumburu, WA
Hottest

34.4°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

35.3°C

Middle Point, NT

35.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

40.0°C

Mount Ive, SA

-0.3°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-7.1°C

Bathurst Ap, NSW/ACT

-7.1°C

Yass, NSW/ACT

-7.0°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

NNW 59km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Windiest

111km/h

Scotts Peak Dam, Tas

109km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
-
no rain last hr Wettest

34.5mm

Lake Margaret, Tas

27.4mm

Bickley, WA

22.0mm

Mt Read, Tas

22.4mm

Mt Read, Tas
Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.5°C at
Tindal, NT in 1995
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 27.1°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 2016
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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