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National Summary

A trough is triggering showers and the odd thunderstorm over southern and northwestern SA. Another trough in the east is causing the odd showers and storm, mainly offshore. An approaching front in the southwest is bringing the odd shower to WA.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
16.6 18 24

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
12.8 11 23

Fog then sunny

Brisbane
 
17.7 18 26

Possible shower

Perth
 
12.2 13 26

Late shower

Adelaide
 
19.8 19 28

Thunderstorms clearing

Canberra
 
6.3 8 24

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
10.6 9 21

Late shower

Darwin
 
25.9 25 36

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

East coast rain and storm update

16:45 EST

Heavy rain, thunderstorms and damaging winds are all possible in parts of eastern Australia next week.

Myer Hobart store beats flood and fire, but market conditions may be toughest foe

13:04 EST

It has risen again from the ashes and has emerged from a devastating flood — but the challenge for the latest incarnation of Myer's Hobart store is simply to get people to shop there.

Wet weekend for parched Perth

12:02 EST

Perth may see its best rain since January this weekend as a burst of showers, blustery winds and storms affect southwestern parts of WA.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/04 Thu 19/04 Fri 20/04

29.4°C

Adele Is, WA
Hottest

40.0°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

40.3°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

40.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

43.7°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

-0.1°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
Coldest

-1.3°C

Liawenee, Tas

-3.9°C

Liawenee, Tas
 

-5.2°C

Liawenee, Tas

SE 42km/h

Bougainville Reef, Qld
Windiest

70km/h

Cape Moreton, Qld

88km/h

Wiluna Airport, WA

79km/h

Neptune Island, SA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

63.4mm

Ngukurr, NT

70.0mm

Walgett, NSW/ACT
 

241.0mm

Euramo, Qld
Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.1°C at
Minnipa, SA in 2016
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 32.0°C at
Pannawonica, WA in 1981
Lowest -17.4°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 1991
Highest 800.9mm at
Port Douglas, Qld in 1911
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