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National Summary

Inland troughs over western WA and NT are generating the odd storm and shower. Cloud with a front in the south is causing the odd shower over coastal VIC and SA. A high pressure system is bringing generally settled conditions elsewhere.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
19.6 13 21

Sunny

Melbourne
 
17.8 9 19

Late shower

Brisbane
 
23.0 15 24

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
21.8 9 22

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
19.6 11 20

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
11.5 4 16

Increasing sunshine

Hobart
 
16.0 8 17

Late shower

Darwin
 
32.6 22 33

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Wintry end to autumn for Australia's southeast

13:47 EST

It's going to be a chilly end to autumn in Australia's southeast, with three cold fronts set to sweep through during the six days.

Odds favour Perth having drier, warmer winter than average

10:13 EST

Perth residents have been heralding the arrival of winter after heavy rainfall over the weekend and significant fog blanketed Perth city this week.

Another foggy start for Brisbane

15:20 EST

Flights were diverted from Brisbane Airport this morning as fog once again shrouded southeast Queensland.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/05 Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05

35.8°C

Derby Ap, WA
Hottest

36.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

37.3°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.4°C

Mandora, WA

1.0°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-2.2°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

0.0°C

Eyre, WA

-3.0°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT

-10.0°C

Taralga, NSW/ACT

WNW 59km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
Windiest

83km/h

Mt Read, Tas

79km/h

Cape Grim, Tas

94km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
-
no rain last hr Wettest

42.0mm

Nymboida, NSW/ACT

43.0mm

Pipers River, Tas

14.2mm

Lord Howe Is Ap, NSW/ACT

12.6mm

Casterton, Vic
Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga, WA in 1990
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap, NSW/ACT in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park, NSW/ACT in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore, NSW/ACT in 1921
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