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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough and cold front are generating patchy showers over western and southern WA. Onshore winds along the QLD coast are causing the odd shower, mainly in the north. A strong high pressure ridge is keeping conditions mostly stable elsewhere.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
9.3 8 18

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
9.6 9 16

Showers

Brisbane
 
11.3 8 23

Sunny

Perth
 
15.2 11 19

Late shower

Adelaide
 
11.2 8 18

Possible shower

Canberra
 
2.9 -2 14

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
1.9 2 13

Late shower

Darwin
 
19.4 20 32

Sunny

Weather News

Wet weather sees water allocations increase but waterlogging also on the rise

18:18 EST

South Australian River Murray irrigators have seen their second water allocation increase within a month.

Cut-off low on the cards for east coast

17:39 EST

Southeastern Australia is in for a wooly few days next week as forecast models begin to jump on the cut-off low bandwagon.

Tasmania weather: Hydro report finds cloud seeding had no effect on Derwent Valley flooding

17:29 EST

A report by Hydro Tasmania has found a cloud seeding operation carried out in June did not increase rainfall in the hours before major flooding.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 27/07 Thu 28/07 Fri 29/07

26.3°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

36.0°C

West Roebuck, WA

33.7°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

34.0°C

Middle Point, NT

38.3°C

Kalumburu, WA

-8.8°C

Liawenee, Tas
Coldest

-5.9°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT

-6.4°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT
 

-8.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

W 50km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA
Windiest

137km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

122km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

129km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

68.2mm

Mt Read, Tas

34.6mm

Mt Read, 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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