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National Summary

An onshore flow is causing patchy but heavy showers in north QLD. Cool winds spiraling around a weakening low in the Bight are bringing showers and the odd storm to SA. A trough moving up the east coast is causing showers, mostly along the coastal fringe of NSW and eastern VIC.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
13.3 11 19

Showers

Melbourne
 
8.4 3 16

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
13.6 11 24

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
15.5 7 20

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
15.3 10 18

Possible shower

Canberra
 
5.2 1 15

Late shower

Hobart
 
4.9 4 13

Sunny

Darwin
 
28.4 24 34

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Record hot temperatures around Darwin stopping most mango trees from flowering

18:04 EST

The Top End of the Northern Territory is having one of its hottest May's on record, which is causing issues for a number of mango plantations.

Ain't Darwin the coolest

15:37 EST

Whilst it may just be beginning to feel like winter across the southern capitals, it sure feels like the tail-end of summer in Darwin.

Records broken for coldest May morning in eight areas across NSW, BoM confirms

15:37 EST

Eight areas across New South Wales experienced record-breaking cold weather overnight, but the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says the state is still set for a relatively warm winter.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05

34.0°C

Bradshaw, NT
Hottest

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

38.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

37.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

47.0°C

Bulman, NT

-2.9°C

Liawenee, Tas
Coldest

-9.3°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT

-8.0°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT

-9.7°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT

-9.7°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT

ESE 42km/h

Bougainville Reef, Qld
Windiest

111km/h

Neptune Island, SA

87km/h

Windy Point, NSW/ACT

79km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
-

4.6mm last hr

Rabbit Flat, NT
Wettest

33.2mm

Cudlee Creek, SA

24.4mm

Piccadilly, SA

96.0mm

Mutarnee, Qld

50.0mm

Ingham, Qld
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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