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National Summary

A low and trough over eastern NSW is triggering showers and a few storms, mainly about the coast. Troughs inland are also bringing a few showers and storms. A cold front is nearing the southeast, causing showers to develop over TAS and VIC.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
20.2 17 24

Windy

Melbourne
 
13.7 12 18

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
19.5 16 28

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
18.7 11 26

Cloudy

Adelaide
 
17.5 13 21

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
14.5 8 24

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
14.0 10 16

Clearing shower

Darwin
 
26.8 23 34

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Myer Hobart store beats flood and fire, but market conditions may be toughest foe

17:03 EST

It has risen again from the ashes and has emerged from a devastating flood — but the challenge for the latest incarnation of Myer's Hobart store is simply to get people to shop there.

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

14:41 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Dry autumn for Murray-Darling

13:47 EST

With just over a month left until the end of autumn, it's shaping up to be a very dry season for most of the Murray-Darling Basin.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04 Tue 24/04

33.4°C

Roebourne Ap, WA
Hottest

40.8°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

41.5°C

Pardoo, WA

46.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

46.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

5.6°C

Mt Read, Tas
Coldest

-2.6°C

Liawenee, Tas

0.1°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-1.6°C

Marrangaroo, NSW/ACT

-5.2°C

Liawenee, Tas

SSE 42km/h

Telfer Ap, WA
Windiest

88km/h

Forrest, WA

79km/h

Strathalbyn, SA

96km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
-

0.2mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Wettest

51.0mm

Ormiston, Qld

35.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap, NSW/ACT

55.4mm

Port Macquarie Ap, NSW/ACT

69.8mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.1°C at
Minnipa, SA in 2016
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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