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National Summary

A cold front over SA is generating showers, gusty winds and the odd storm. Moist onshore winds ahead of the front are causing showers over southern VIC and TAS. A low pressure trough over western WA is generating areas of rain. A high is keeping elsewhere mostly dry.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
9.2 7 16

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
7.4 6 12

Late shower

Brisbane
 
18.5 12 22

Sunny

Perth
 
1.3 3 16

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
10.0 7 13

Windy with showers

Canberra
 
4.6 -2 9

Late shower

Hobart
 
5.2 2 10

Mostly cloudy

Darwin
 
26.9 21 33

Sunny

Weather News

Unseasonably warm temperatures break historic weather records around Queensland

09:03 EST

Weather records for seven Queensland regions have been re-written, with Saturday's unseasonable temperatures setting the new benchmark for the hottest July day in seven locations, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

Tasmania weather: Snow, hail and wind send chills throughout the state

15:25 EST

Residents are warned to take care outdoors as snow, hail and wind gusts send Tasmania into a big chill.

Line-up of cold fronts for southeast Australia

15:11 EST

Following an uncharacteristically warm week for southeastern Australia, a solid line of cold fronts are on the way to bring us back to winter with a bang.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 21/07 Fri 22/07 Sat 23/07

29.9°C

Coconut Island, Qld
Hottest

34.5°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

36.4°C

Kalumburu, WA

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-6.8°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-0.6°C

Fingal, Tas

-6.0°C

Pardoo, WA

-5.0°C

Oberon, NSW/ACT

-8.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

W 64km/h

Neptune Island, SA
Windiest

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

144km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

146km/h

Cape Grim, Tas
-
no rain last hr Wettest

70.8mm

Mount Victoria, Tas

594.0mm

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

12.0mm

Phillip Island, Vic

12.0mm

Phillip Island, Vic
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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