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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A broad area of low pressure is triggering showers and storms across northern parts of WA, the NT and northern QLD. A low pressure trough and developing low over SA is bringing showers and storms whilst pushing warm air unto VIC and western NSW. A high is keeping western WA dry.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
19.4 17 25

Possible shower

Melbourne
 
20.9 17 33

Possible thunderstorm

Brisbane
 
19.5 17 26

Possible shower

Perth
 
20.3 15 31

Sunny

Adelaide
 
21.2 20 24

Possible thunderstorm

Canberra
 
16.5 11 27

Possible shower

Hobart
 
17.0 16 31

Late shower

Darwin
 
25.7 25 33

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Hobart to break November heat record

19:58 EDT

Parts of southern Tasmania registered their highest November temperature in a decade today, while Hobart is one day away from a new November heat record.

Hot summer outlook provokes bushfire danger update

18:02 EDT

The prediction of a hotter-than-average summer has led to an update of the national bushfire outlook, with Australia's most highly populated areas — including regions around Sydney, Melbourne and Hobart — facing an above-average fire risk.

BOM announces short, weak La Nina probability for summer lacking rainfall but packing heatwaves

10:37 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology's latest climate wrap has tilted the warning level over to a La Nina alert, the highest level below an official La Nina.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/11 Tue 21/11 Wed 22/11

35.9°C

Solomon Ap, WA
Hottest

43.3°C

Marble Bar, WA

45.0°C

Telfer Ap, WA

45.0°C

Marble Bar, WA

45.0°C

Telfer Ap, WA

8.5°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

0.7°C

Liawenee, Tas

1.0°C

Liawenee, Tas
 

-6.5°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

E 48km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
Windiest

94km/h

Centre Island, NT

109km/h

Julia Creek Ap, Qld

101km/h

Port Augusta Ap, SA
-

0.6mm last hr

Burketown Ap, Qld
Wettest

145.6mm

Bingil Bay, Qld

44.0mm

Mount Elizabeth, WA
 

245.0mm

Mt Mercer, Vic
Australia's Records for November
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.7°C at
Birdsville Police Station, Qld in 1990
Lowest -3.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1967
Highest 38.0°C at
Balgo Hills, WA in 2015
Lowest -20.6°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 1990
Highest 400.0mm at
Orange, NSW/ACT in 2016
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