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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Cold westerly winds behind a recent front are bringing a cold evening to the southeast, and snow flurries to the alps to 900 metres. Another cold front is clipping southwest WA, delivering a few showers. A pressure ridge is keeping rain away from the northern half of the country.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
9.4 7 16

Sunny

Melbourne
 
5.6 6 12

Late shower

Brisbane
 
15.6 12 22

Sunny

Perth
 
4.7 3 16

Frost then sunny

Adelaide
 
6.5 7 13

Windy with showers

Canberra
 
1.5 -2 9

Late shower

Hobart
 
3.2 2 10

Mostly cloudy

Darwin
 
22.7 21 33

Sunny

Weather News

Tasmania weather: Snow, hail and wind send chills throughout the state

15:25 EST

Residents are warned to take care outdoors as snow, hail and wind gusts send Tasmania into a big chill.

Line-up of cold fronts for southeast Australia

15:11 EST

Following an uncharacteristically warm week for southeastern Australia, a solid line of cold fronts are on the way to bring us back to winter with a bang.

Australia: in the midst of winter an invincible summer

13:18 EST

The fact that Terra Australis is a land of extremes is not a new concept.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 21/07 Fri 22/07 Sat 23/07

27.5°C

Rowley Shoals, WA
Hottest

34.5°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

36.4°C

Kalumburu, WA

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-7.1°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-0.6°C

Fingal, Tas

-6.0°C

Pardoo, WA
 

-8.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

NW 68km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

144km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

146km/h

Cape Grim, Tas
-

5.6mm last hr

Neptune Island, SA
Wettest

70.8mm

Mount Victoria, Tas

594.0mm

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT
 

594.0mm

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT
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 26.9°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 1984
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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