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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A cold front is causing brisk showers and the odd thunder over southwest and southern WA. A low pressure trough moving over inland WA, southern NT and western SA is triggering thunderstorms. A high is leading to dry, clear conditions over the nation's southeast.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
9.6 8 20

Sunny

Melbourne
 
8.8 4 16

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
10.4 10 25

Sunny

Perth
 
8.2 6 16

Clearing shower

Adelaide
 
13.4 9 19

Possible shower

Canberra
 
-1.7 -1 16

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
6.1 5 13

Possible shower

Darwin
 
23.3 21 32

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Melbourne shivers through coldest winter in 26 years, no warm start to Spring in sight

19:19 EST

If you thought Melbourne's winter was colder than usual, you are not wrong.

Tasmania's winter coldest in nearly 50 years, Bureau of Meteorology says

17:25 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed what many Tasmanians already suspected, it has been the coldest winter in nearly 50 years.

Katter's Australia Party accuses successive governments of neglecting rural and regional Queenslanders

16:21 EST

Katter's Australia Party MP Shane Knuth says rural Queenslanders have been "done over" by successive governments.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 29/08 Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08

27.8°C

Argyle Ap, WA
Hottest

36.0°C

Mango Farm, NT

37.2°C

Middle Point, NT

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-3.8°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-6.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-8.0°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
 

WSW 48km/h

Green Cape, NSW/ACT
Windiest

88km/h

Cape Grim, Tas

105km/h

Forrest, WA

85km/h

Red Rocks Point, WA
-

0.4mm last hr

Albany Airport, WA
Wettest

63.2mm

Sunshine Coast Ap, Qld

11.0mm

Jondaryan, Qld
 
Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
West Roebuck, WA in 2003
Lowest -6.2°C at
Mt Buller, Vic in 1995
Highest 29.7°C at
Wyndham, WA in 2005
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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