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National Summary

A low and trough is moving into VIC, NSW and southern QLD is bringing areas of light rain and drizzle. A front clipping the southwest is causing scattered showers. A high pressure system in the west is bringing dry and settled conditions for the remainder of WA, SA and the NT.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
13.5 9 20

Sunny

Melbourne
 
9.8 5 17

Cloud increasing

Brisbane
 
16.3 12 26

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
13.4 9 19

Possible shower

Adelaide
 
9.9 8 16

Possible shower

Canberra
 
3.7 -1 17

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
5.4 3 15

Late shower

Darwin
 
23.3 22 33

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.

Has Canberra's weather changed according to Bureau of Meteorology records?

17:01 EST

The weather is an ongoing topic of conversation for Canberrans and out-of-towners alike, who struggle to deal with its sub-zero temperatures in winter.

Snow blankets Trentham, parts of central Victoria as Melbourne shivers through wintry conditions

10:10 EST

Snow has blanketed parts of central Victoria this morning as cold, wintry conditions end any hope of an early spring for Melbourne.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 18/08 Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08

29.3°C

Derby Ap, WA
Hottest

38.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

38.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

39.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

-3.9°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-7.6°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-9.1°C

Mt Hotham, Vic

-9.2°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-11.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

ESE 35km/h

Bougainville Reef, Qld
Windiest

107km/h

Windy Point, NSW/ACT

92km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT

85km/h

Cleve Ap, SA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

35.0mm

Moe South, Vic

32.0mm

Tamar, WA

24.0mm

High Ridge, Vic

32.0mm

Mount Barker, WA
Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.2°C at
Cape Don, NT in 2014
Lowest -6.7°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 2005
Highest 28.7°C at
Milikapiti, NT in 1973
Lowest -20.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1968
Highest 529.2mm at
Rainbow Beach, Qld in 2007
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