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National Summary

A complex low and frontal progression is generating rain and thunderstorms across western and southern WA. A high pressure system is keeping the east generally sunny, except for the odd light shower along the QLD coast tropical coast. Moist westerlies are bringing showers to TAS.

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
16.5 10 19

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
11.2 5 14

Sunny

Brisbane
 
21.1 10 24

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
16.8 13 20

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
11.5 4 15

Rain developing

Canberra
 
12.2 1 13

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
8.1 3 12

Possible shower

Darwin
 
27.5 20 32

Sunny

Weather News

Cold snap could see snow fall as low as sea level in Hobart on Monday

08:39 EST

Weather forecasters are predicting snow across Tasmania over the weekend and possible snow in Hobart for the first time since 1986.

Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia

07:17 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.

Storm warning for parts of southern WA extended to Perth metropolitan area

23:34 EST

An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 28/07 Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07

29.3°C

Middle Point, NT
Hottest

37.0°C

West Roebuck, WA

34.4°C

Mardie, WA

35.0°C

Middle Point, NT

37.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

-4.5°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-7.8°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-4.8°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-6.0°C

Mt Buller, Vic

-11.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

NW 64km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

79km/h

Mt Hartz, Tas

107km/h

Forrest, WA

142km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
-

0.2mm last hr

Shannon, WA
Wettest

39.0mm

Topaz, Qld

40.0mm

Woolgorong, WA

39.0mm

Jurien Bay, WA

1150.8mm

Pine Hills, Qld
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 26.9°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 1984
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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