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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A front is bringing colder, showery winds and highland snow to TAS. The front and trough is bringing cooling showers to SA and VIC. Onshore winds and showers on the QLD coast. A high is keeping the rest of the country dry, leading to morning frost and fog in the southeast inland.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
9.2 8 20

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
8.9 5 13

Showers

Brisbane
 
13.0 10 23

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
8.2 7 21

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
6.9 6 16

Cloud increasing

Canberra
 
-0.5 -4 13

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
9.8 6 11

Possible shower

Darwin
 
18.9 17 31

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

Frozen knees and numb fingers: A photographer's pain to capture the perfect frosty morning

08:24 EST

Chris McFerran admits he may be in a very small minority when it comes to wishing for forecasts of sub-zero temperatures and thick fog.

Australian physicist's space mission to aid in discovering world's groundwater stores

07:41 EST

An Australian physicist has developed satellite technology that measures the world's freshwater reserves from space.

Potential rain for eastern Australia

12:52 EST

There are early signs that some welcome rain could develop across parts of eastern Australia next week.

Extremes and Records

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

26.6°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

34.5°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

34.0°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

33.0°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

39.3°C

Noonamah, NT

-5.4°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-6.5°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-9.0°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-3.0°C

Strathbogie, Vic

-9.0°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

N 61km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

85km/h

Cape Byron, NSW/ACT

81km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas

94km/h

Mt Read, Tas
-

1.6mm last hr

Innisfail Aerodrome, Qld
Wettest

30.0mm

Forster, NSW/ACT

10.0mm

North Walpole, WA

0.2mm

Strathbogie, Vic

6.0mm

Maydena, Tas
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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