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National Summary

A low and associated troughs over the southeast are producing showers, gusty winds, the odd storm and snowfalls along the ranges. A strong cold front crossing the WA coast is causing heavy rain, thunderstorms and strong winds.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
11.0 10 16

Windy with showers

Melbourne
 
10.5 9 14

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
12.0 7 19

Sunny

Perth
 
13.8 11 18

Showers easing

Adelaide
 
5.3 7 14

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
4.9 3 12

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
7.2 6 11

Possible shower

Darwin
 
20.3 21 31

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.

Unlikely snow events in Australia

16:23 EST

It seems that every year, and especially around the first decent snowfall of the season, we always get asked where abouts it will snow.

Sunny skies but biting cold for Sydney

13:39 EST

Skies have been sunny across Sydney over the weekend, but a biting wind from a cold airmass over southeastern parts of the country is making it feel significantly colder than the mercury would suggest.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 15/06 Sat 16/06 Sun 17/06

27.3°C

Coconut Island, Qld
Hottest

35.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

34.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

33.0°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

39.3°C

Noonamah, NT

-2.5°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
 

-36.0°C

Collie East, WA

S 61km/h

Gabo Island, Vic
Windiest

131km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

116km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

94km/h

Sth Channel Island, Vic
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10.6mm last hr

Falls Creek, Vic
Wettest

63.0mm

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

63.0mm

Mt Read, Tas

24.0mm

Low Rocky Point, Tas

106.0mm

Norah Head, NSW/ACT
Australia's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
Batchelor Ap, NT in 2013
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2009
Highest 28.8°C at
Troughton Island, WA in 2016
Lowest -23.0°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1994
Highest 478.4mm at
Rocky Gully, WA in 2009
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