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Wed 04:45 EST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low and front is producing showers and gusty winds over eastern NSW. Warm air is filtering into QLD ahead of this system causing higher daytime temperatures. A series of troughs and weak low is causing showers in the southwest. A high in keeping central parts dry.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
11 10 17

Windy with showers

Melbourne
 
8 8 16

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
13 11 23

Sunny

Perth
 
14 11 22

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
6 5 17

Late shower

Canberra
 
4 1 13

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
4 4 14

Late shower

Darwin
 
19 18 33

Sunny

Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09 Tue 02/09

25.9°C

Cocos Island Ap, WA
Hottest

36.0°C

West Roebuck, WA

36.5°C

Bidyadanga, WA

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-8.2°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-3.0°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
 

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

S 72km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

114km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
-

1.4mm last hr

Combienbar, Vic
Wettest

32.8mm

Lawrence, NSW/ACT

63.0mm

Montague Is, NSW/ACT
 

63.0mm

Montague Is, NSW/ACT
Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
West Roebuck, WA in 2003
Lowest -6.2°C at
Mt Buller, Vic in 1995
Highest 29.7°C at
Wyndham, WA in 2005
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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