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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Low pressure troughs are bringing rain and storms to WA, NT, SA, VIC, NSW and TAS, including potentially severe storms in SA. Onshore winds are driving some light coastal showers to QLD. A ridge of high pressure is keeping southern and central WA generally dry.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
18.4 15 21

Showers

Melbourne
 
15.1 12 19

Possible thunderstorm

Brisbane
 
15.1 14 24

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
13.7 10 17

Clearing shower

Adelaide
 
12.8 11 17

Possible shower

Canberra
 
14.0 8 15

Rain

Hobart
 
10.7 9 17

Showers

Darwin
 
26.7 23 33

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Rain flows off Uluru after burst of wet weather in Central Australia

15:21 EST

Rain has been filmed streaming down Uluru after another burst of wet weather in what has proved to be a damp year for Central Australia.

Flooding to end Victoria's wet winter

13:09 EST

A band of rain sweeping over Victoria may cause flooding in the state's north and northeast in the next 24 hours.

Wet winter almost over for Tasmania

11:25 EST

Parts of northern Tasmania are having one of the wettest winters on record, but it isn't over yet.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 27/08 Sun 28/08 Mon 29/08

29.5°C

Bulman, NT
Hottest

35.9°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

35.7°C

Noonamah, NT

36.5°C

Kununurra Ap, WA

37.9°C

Middle Point, NT

3.3°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-5.6°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-6.7°C

Liawenee, Tas

-3.7°C

Liawenee, Tas

-10.4°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

NNW 70km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Windiest

105km/h

Scotts Peak Dam, Tas

75km/h

Cleve Ap, SA

75km/h

Mount William, Vic
-

1.0mm last hr

Cape Grim, Tas
Wettest

31.0mm

Mt Read, Tas

39.6mm

Jacup, WA

49.8mm

Marree, SA

40.0mm

Leigh Creek Ap, SA
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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