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National Summary

A large high pressure system over southeastern Australia is bringing clear nightime skies and very cold night, especially for inland areas. Onshore winds are triggering a few showers in the east. A low pressure trough in the southwest is causing a few showers.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
8.5 5 16

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
9.0 6 13

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
12.4 9 21

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
12.9 12 21

Possible shower

Adelaide
 
8.3 7 15

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
-3.0 -6 11

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
9.0 7 12

Possible shower

Darwin
 
22.9 19 29

Sunny

Weather News

Parts of Queensland wake under a veil of fog.

16:06 EST

Following a strong cold front which swept over southeastern parts of the nation yesterday, cool air settled under clear skies over parts of the sunshine state.

What will be in the Federal Government's Agricultural White Paper

15:53 EST

The Federal Government's White Paper on the Competitiveness of Australia's agriculture sector, to be released on the weekend, will drive long-term agricultural policies.

Chilly start across the southeast

13:52 EST

It was a cold morning across New South Wales and northern Victoria, with many places across the states waking up to frozen pipes and frosty foliage.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 30/06 Wed 01/07 Thu 02/07

27.2°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

33.9°C

Middle Point, NT

34.0°C

Middle Point, NT

34.1°C

Middle Point, NT

34.1°C

Middle Point, NT

-6.3°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-8.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

NNW 87km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
Windiest

103km/h

Forrest, WA

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

111km/h

Montague Is, NSW/ACT
-

0.2mm last hr

Shannon, WA
Wettest

32.4mm

Lockhart River Ap, Qld

55.9mm

Walhalla, Vic

82.0mm

Powerline, Qld

26.0mm

Lake St Clair, Tas
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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