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National Summary

A low pressure over inland Australia to eastern QLD is triggering showers and thunderstorms, some severe. Another trough in the tropics is producing heavy showers and storms. A high in the southeast is bringing a settled day to the southeast.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
21.8 20 27

Increasing sunshine

Melbourne
 
18.4 13 30

Sunny

Brisbane
 
23.8 23 29

Mostly cloudy

Perth
 
22.4 16 26

Sunny

Adelaide
 
20.6 17 34

Late shower

Canberra
 
16.3 12 32

Increasing sunshine

Hobart
 
16.8 12 24

Sunny

Darwin
 
27.5 25 30

Thunderstorms

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Weather News

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.

Stormy conditions again for Aotearoa

11:51 EDT

Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

18:55 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01

39.6°C

Mount Magnet, WA
Hottest

45.1°C

Penrith, NSW/ACT

44.1°C

Moomba Ap, SA

42.1°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

46.9°C

Wanaaring, NSW/ACT

6.0°C

Mt Wellington, Tas
Coldest

-2.7°C

Liawenee, Tas

2.3°C

Mt Wellington, Tas

1.5°C

Mt Wellington, Tas

-2.7°C

Liawenee, Tas

ESE 53km/h

Cape Moreton, Qld
Windiest

129km/h

Mudgee Ap, NSW/ACT

112km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

118km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
-

0.2mm last hr

Beerburrum, Qld
Wettest

134.8mm

Telfer Ap, WA

108.0mm

Abingdon Downs, Qld

75.8mm

Channel Point, NT

76.0mm

Channel Point, NT
Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Mildura, Vic in 1906
Lowest 0.6°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 2012
Highest 36.9°C at
Warragul Vcah, Vic in 1964
Lowest -7.7°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1975
Highest 627.4mm at
Mackay, Qld in 1918
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