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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough over southern QLD and northeast NSW is triggering showers and thunderstorms. A low and trough over VIC and TAS is also generating showers and thunderstorms. A low and cold front impacting southwest WA is producing heavy rain, storms and damaging winds.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
20.6 16 27

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
14.4 11 16

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
21.4 20 34

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
10.7 8 17

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
12.7 10 19

Clearing shower

Canberra
 
13.2 5 18

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
10.0 7 13

Possible shower

Darwin
 
27.5 24 34

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Much needed rain for Perth

13:22 EST

A complex low pressure system and cold front are affecting the southwestern parts of the country in coming days, leading to some welcome if gusty showers over Perth.

Records smashed under summer-like heat

11:55 EST

Over 100 different stations have had their hottest September day or night in at least a decade, including new state records in New South Wales and Victoria.

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 22/09 Sat 23/09 Sun 24/09

31.4°C

Tindal, NT
Hottest

41.2°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

42.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

40.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

42.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

0.1°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-0.3°C

Goulburn Ap, NSW/ACT

-0.7°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
 

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

WNW 85km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
Windiest

111km/h

Gooseberry Hill, WA

116km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
-

1.6mm last hr

Rocky Gully, WA
Wettest

101.2mm

Sunshine Bore, NT

51.2mm

Mt Read, Tas
 

669.8mm

Glenaladale, Vic
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 30.0°C at
Warmun, WA in 2016
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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