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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low pressure trough is triggering rain and a few storms over VIC and southern NSW. A cold front is delivering gusty showers to southwestern parts of WA. A trough in the north is causing thundery showers. A high over western QLD is causing settled weather.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
14.4 12 22

Windy

Melbourne
 
13.6 10 17

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
21.7 11 27

Sunny

Perth
 
16.6 12 19

Windy with showers

Adelaide
 
11.2 9 21

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
8.3 5 13

Clearing shower

Hobart
 
12.6 7 18

Possible shower

Darwin
 
27.4 26 33

Mostly sunny

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Weather News

SA weather: SES issues emergency warning for Gawler as floodwaters rise

17:24 EST

The town of Gawler and surrounding districts north of Adelaide are bracing for significant flooding, with the Army called in to help residents fill sandbags at Two Wells.

Tasmania weather: Helicopter rescues family trapped in floodwaters at Huonville

17:09 EST

Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.

Concern for homes in South Australia as floodwaters rise, swollen rivers burst their banks

16:43 EST

Water levels are rising in the Gawler River, with significant flooding expected as it reaches its peak later tonight.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 27/09 Wed 28/09 Thu 29/09

39.4°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Hottest

41.5°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.1°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

41.8°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-1.4°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-2.4°C

Southern Cross Ap, WA

-4.3°C

Eyre, WA

-6.8°C

Liawenee, Tas

W 61km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA
Windiest

101km/h

Hopetoun North, WA

142km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic

120km/h

Neptune Island, SA
-

0.4mm last hr

Rottnest Island, WA
Wettest

36.0mm

Batchelor Ap, NT

78.4mm

Lenswood, SA

97.4mm

Longley, Tas

168.2mm

Mainoru Outstation, NT
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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