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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Troughs are generating showers and thunderstorms over the NT, SA and western QLD and the odd light shower in western NSW, VIC and TAS. A high is clearing WA. Onshore winds on the QLD coast are bringing light showers, mainly to the tropics.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
19.3 16 25

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
20.8 19 28

Late shower

Brisbane
 
18.0 17 27

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
16.6 14 25

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
20.2 18 27

Clearing shower

Canberra
 
14.2 11 31

Late shower

Hobart
 
15.2 13 28

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
28.0 26 34

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

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18:03 EDT

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Drought help through Farm Household Allowance stalled by Centrelink processes, claim farmers

17:32 EDT

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Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 10/11 Sun 11/11 Mon 12/11

30.1°C

Argyle Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.2°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

43.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

42.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

44.3°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld
Avg: Rec:

7.4°C

Marrangaroo, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -
Coldest

-1.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

0.2°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

-5.9°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

NW 57km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Windiest

79km/h

Hughenden Ap, Qld

74km/h

Mount Magnet, WA

77km/h

Kintore, NT
-

1.2mm last hr

Halls Creek Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

107.0mm

Esperia, WA
Avg: Rec:
- -

39.8mm

Mount Stow, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

122.6mm

Cumnock, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -
Australia's Records for November
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.7°C at
Birdsville Police Station, Qld in 1990
Lowest -3.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1967
Highest 38.0°C at
Balgo Hills, WA in 2015
Lowest -20.6°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 1990
Highest 400.0mm at
Orange, NSW/ACT in 2016
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