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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low pressure system and trough is moving into TAS, VIC, NSW and southern QLD is bringing widespread light patchy rain, and drizzle patches in ts wake over eastern parts of SA. A high pressure system in the west is bringing sunny and settled conditions for most of the state.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
15.7 8 16

Cloudy

Melbourne
 
11.8 6 12

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
20.4 7 23

Late shower

Perth
 
14.0 8 18

Possible shower

Adelaide
 
12.8 8 16

Showers easing

Canberra
 
9.9 -1 12

Cloudy

Hobart
 
13.1 3 14

Cloudy

Darwin
 
30.2 20 34

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

Snow blankets Trentham, parts of central Victoria as Melbourne shivers through wintry conditions

10:10 EST

Snow has blanketed parts of central Victoria this morning as cold, wintry conditions end any hope of an early spring for Melbourne.

Late winter rain not enough for Adelaide

09:56 EST

Adelaide is having a wet final month of winter after a near-record dry start to the season.

Has Canberra's weather changed according to Bureau of Meteorology records?

07:16 EST

The weather is an ongoing topic of conversation for Canberrans and out-of-towners alike, who struggle to deal with its sub-zero temperatures in winter.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 18/08 Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08

36.3°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Hottest

38.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

38.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

38.5°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

39.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

-4.6°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-7.6°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-9.1°C

Mt Hotham, Vic

-9.2°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

W 44km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA
Windiest

107km/h

Windy Point, NSW/ACT

92km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT

85km/h

Cleve Ap, SA
-

0.4mm last hr

Coldstream Comparison, Vic
Wettest

35.0mm

Moe South, Vic

32.0mm

Tamar, WA

24.0mm

High Ridge, Vic

32.0mm

Mount Barker, WA
Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.2°C at
Cape Don, NT in 2014
Lowest -6.7°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 2005
Highest 28.7°C at
Milikapiti, NT in 1973
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1968
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach, Qld in 2007
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