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National Summary

A low pressure trough and front are triggering storms in NSW and southeast SA and rain in SA, VIC and TAS. Onshore winds are causing the odd shower for coastal QLD and SA. Skies are generally clear elsewhere under high pressure.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
16.5 14 23

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
14.6 12 17

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
16.6 16 27

Increasing sunshine

Perth
 
14.6 11 20

Clearing shower

Adelaide
 
14.6 13 19

Possible shower

Canberra
 
7.6 6 15

Clearing shower

Hobart
 
8.9 8 15

Possible shower

Darwin
 
26.1 23 34

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

Perth finally sees string of wet days

16:21 EST

Perth has received more rain during the last four days than the last two and a half months combined.

Foggy starts as winter looms

15:46 EST

Fog is a sure sign that winter is on the way and there was plenty of it across the country this morning.

AuctionsPlus Queensland sheep listings double, due to low rainfall and rising prices

12:16 EST

The number of Queensland sheep offered in online sales has doubled week-on-week this fortnight, as producers respond to dry times and a stronger market.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05 Tue 23/05

28.7°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

35.6°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

36.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.4°C

Mandora, WA

2.6°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-3.6°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-2.2°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT
 

-10.0°C

Taralga, NSW/ACT

WSW 51km/h

Neptune Island, SA
Windiest

83km/h

Neptune Island, SA

83km/h

Mt Read, Tas

74km/h

Walgett Ap, NSW/ACT
-

0.2mm last hr

Shannon, WA
Wettest

18.5mm

Dongara, WA

42.0mm

Nymboida, NSW/ACT
 

536.6mm

Orbost, 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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