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National Summary

An approaching trough and onshore winds are generating rain and showers for southern WA. A front in the south is triggering showers over southern VIC and TAS. Onshore winds are producing cloud and light showers in QLD. Mostly clear elsewhere under a high.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
12.0 8 22

Sunny

Melbourne
 
10.6 8 17

Late shower

Brisbane
 
10.3 6 24

Sunny

Perth
 
11.5 10 20

Possible shower

Adelaide
 
12.9 10 18

Possible shower

Canberra
 
4.6 -2 15

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
7.1 3 14

Possible shower

Darwin
 
23.8 21 33

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Irrigation lobbyists offered access to confidential government documents

21:26 EST

The top water bureaucrat in NSW, Gavin Hanlon, has been secretly recorded offering to confidentially share internal government information with irrigation lobbyists — documents he proposed to strip of government logos and share via a special Dropbox account — to assist their lobbying against the contentious Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Western Queensland drought leaves graziers facing more impossible choices

18:11 EST

For the first time in four years western Queensland sheep grazier Peter Clark has lambs in his flock, but as drought maintains its stranglehold on the region he may still be forced into another heart-wrenching stock reduction.

Brisbane thawing out after cold start

16:38 EST

Brisbane is enjoying a warm day after its coldest morning in two years.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/07 Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07

26.9°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

34.0°C

Point Stuart, NT

35.0°C

Middle Point, NT

35.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

40.0°C

Mount Ive, SA

-4.8°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-7.0°C

Woolbrook, NSW/ACT

-5.0°C

Woolbrook, NSW/ACT
 

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

NW 72km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

111km/h

Scotts Peak Dam, Tas

109km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
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0.8mm last hr

Shannon, WA
Wettest

34.5mm

Lake Margaret, Tas

27.0mm

Bickley, WA
 

149.4mm

Kempsey Ap, 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 27.1°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 2016
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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