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National Summary

A cold front is bringing strong cold winds and showers to SA, TAS, VIC and southern NSW and snow on the TAS highlands and VIC and NSW Alps. Weak troughs are causing the odd shower in the northern tropics and WA Pilbara. Highs are keeping the rest of the country generally dry.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
12.2 9 17

Windy

Melbourne
 
9.3 7 15

Rain developing

Brisbane
 
16.4 13 22

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
8.7 5 17

Mostly cloudy

Adelaide
 
10.6 9 14

Windy with rain

Canberra
 
6.1 1 10

Possible shower

Hobart
 
3.4 3 12

Windy with showers

Darwin
 
23.7 21 33

Sunny

Weather News

Severe weather front with damaging winds due to hit Adelaide

07:57 EST

More severe weather is expected to hit Adelaide by this afternoon after gales and heavy rain over the weekend.

QUT-designed portable flood levee aimed at protecting low-lying towns goes into production

17:13 EST

An Australian-first portable temporary flood barrier designed by a group of Brisbane university students for a competition will go into production.

Winter returns in a hurry

16:24 EST

After unseasonable mid-winter warmth winter has returned in a hurry to both eastern and western Australia as temperatures drop by as much as 15 degrees in 24 hours.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 22/07 Sat 23/07 Sun 24/07

27.8°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

36.4°C

Kalumburu, WA

36.9°C

Kalumburu, WA

38.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

38.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

-4.6°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-6.0°C

Pardoo, WA

-7.4°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

18.4°C

Lord Howe Is Ap, NSW/ACT

-8.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

WNW 62km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
Windiest

144km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

146km/h

Cape Grim, Tas

103km/h

Neptune Island, SA
-

2.0mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Wettest

148.0mm

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

18.8mm

Parndana, SA

3.0mm

Low Rocky Point, Tas

310.8mm

Yeppoon, Qld
Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.5°C at
Tindal, NT in 1995
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 26.9°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 1984
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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