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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low and trough are generating patchy rain and a few storms in western and inland parts of WA. Another trough and front is causing widespread cloud in the south, light patchy rain in SA, showers over southern VIC and gusty winds, widespread showers and low-level snow to TAS.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
13.1 9 18

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
12.1 8 13

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
13.5 10 25

Sunny

Perth
 
14.8 7 19

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
7.9 6 16

Possible shower

Canberra
 
7.4 -1 12

Mostly cloudy

Hobart
 
5.3 3 10

Possible shower

Darwin
 
24.2 20 31

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

Dry season in Western Australia forces Wheatbelt farmers to sell off sheep

18:30 EST

The lack of winter rain over much of Western Australia has left many crops to wither and pasture to dry out, with Wheatbelt farmers in particular being forced to sell their sheep.

Late start to winter in Tasmania

12:06 EST

Winter has finally arrived in Tasmania this week after dry and record-breaking warm start to June in Hobart.

Rain drenches Perth but fails to bring many desperate WA farmers relief

16:51 EST

A cold front over the southern half of Western Australia has dumped more than 60 millimetres of rain on Perth, and has given some struggling farmers a boost, but has failed to reach all agricultural areas desperate for a drenching.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 20/06 Wed 21/06 Thu 22/06

26.8°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

34.1°C

Middle Point, NT

34.2°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

34.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

35.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

-3.8°C

Mt Wellington, Tas
Coldest

-7.5°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT

-7.5°C

Liawenee, Tas

-8.6°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT

-11.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

SW 66km/h

Cape Grim, Tas
Windiest

135km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

81km/h

Windy Point, NSW/ACT

94km/h

Rottnest Island, WA
-

1.6mm last hr

Cape Bruny, Tas
Wettest

27.6mm

Mt Read, Tas

61.2mm

Perth, WA

132.6mm

Wilgarra, WA

131.0mm

Wandering, WA
Australia's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
Batchelor Ap, NT in 2013
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2009
Highest 28.8°C at
Troughton Island, WA in 2016
Lowest -23.0°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1994
Highest 478.4mm at
Rocky Gully, WA in 2009
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