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National Summary

A trough over NSW and QLD is triggering rain and storms, bringing about cooler conditions in its wake. Onshore winds are producing showers in northeast QLD. A low pressure system is causing thunderstorms in the Kimberley region of WA. Settled conditions across SA due to a high.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
16.2 14 19

Cloudy

Melbourne
 
12.7 10 17

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
20.3 18 20

Showers

Perth
 
19.4 18 31

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
11.3 9 20

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
11.4 3 22

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
10.1 10 18

Possible shower

Darwin
 
29.1 26 34

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Sunken fishing trawler Dianne found by searchers off Queensland coast

20:47 EDT

Police say they have found the commercial fishing trawler Dianne in which six men are believed to have drowned when it sank in heavy seas on Monday night.

Damage bill from heavy rain around Bundaberg region 'to reach up to $30m'

19:00 EDT

The damage bill from the recent heavy rain and flooding across Queensland's Wide Bay-Burnett region is expected to reach up to $30 million.

School buses driven through floodwaters after Bundaberg deluge despite warnings

16:12 EDT

Police are investigating after two school buses were caught on camera driving through floodwaters near Bundaberg in southern Queensland.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/10 Wed 18/10 Thu 19/10

36.4°C

Telfer Ap, WA
Hottest

42.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

43.3°C

Kununurra Ap, WA

45.0°C

West Roebuck, WA

45.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

-3.3°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Coldest

0.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

0.6°C

Collie East, WA

-1.0°C

Mt Baw Baw, Vic

-5.5°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

NNW 75km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

92km/h

Mount William, Vic

109km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

98km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
-
no rain last hr Wettest

389.0mm

Makowata, Qld

222.0mm

Mt Sophia, Qld

85.0mm

Mingela, Qld

85.0mm

Mingela, Qld
Australia's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.9°C at
Port Hedland Ap, WA in 2002
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1972
Highest 32.7°C at
Old Halls Creek, WA in 1900
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2006
Highest 551.2mm at
Yeppoon, Qld in 1914
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