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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

An east coast low is generating damaging winds, thundery showers and dangerous surf along eastern NSW, eastern VIC and southeastern QLD. A trough and front are generating areas of light rain in the southwest. A high is keeping the south and interior generally dry.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
13 10 17

Windy with showers

Melbourne
 
12 8 16

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
16 11 23

Sunny

Perth
 
13 11 22

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
10 5 17

Mostly cloudy

Canberra
 
8 1 13

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
11 4 14

Late shower

Darwin
 
23 18 33

Sunny

Weather News

MLHD issues asthma warning ahead of spring thunderstorm season

08:09 EST

The Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) has issued a warning for asthmas sufferers ahead of the start of the spring thunderstorm season.

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09 Tue 02/09

26.7°C

Coconut Island, Qld
Hottest

36.0°C

West Roebuck, WA

36.5°C

Bidyadanga, WA

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-4.8°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-3.0°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-8.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-8.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

N 77km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
Windiest

87km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

114km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
-

3.6mm last hr

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Wettest

32.8mm

Lawrence, NSW/ACT

63.0mm

Montague Is, NSW/ACT

30.0mm

Point Hicks, Vic

30.0mm

Point Hicks, Vic
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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