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Fri 05:11 EST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A deep low pressure system is generating showers, destructive winds and isolated storms over SA, with rain and the odd storm over VIC, NSW and TAS; a low pressure trough extending north from this low is also producing showers and storms over coastal QLD and the NT.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
12.9 12 19

Possible shower

Melbourne
 
9.9 9 15

Showers

Brisbane
 
16.6 16 24

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
7.9 8 19

Showers

Adelaide
 
10.3 10 15

Showers easing

Canberra
 
6.0 4 10

Possible thunderstorm

Hobart
 
11.9 10 17

Heavy rain

Darwin
 
27.3 26 33

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

South Australia weathers rough storms, wakes to assess flood damage

05:02 EST

South Australians are waking to assess the damage amid rising floodwaters, after two nights of severe weather that battered much of the state.

SA weather: Power outages hit as storms sweep across state

00:59 EST

Winds sweeping South Australia have plunged thousands of residents into darkness again for another night only a day after the entire state suffered a blackout.

SA weather as it happened: Wild winds, flooding continue; thousands without power for second night

22:19 EST

South Australia has been lashed with severe weather for the second night in a row, with strong winds battering much of the state.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 27/09 Wed 28/09 Thu 29/09

29.2°C

Bradshaw, NT
Hottest

41.5°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.1°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.8°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-2.8°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-2.4°C

Southern Cross Ap, WA
 

-6.8°C

Liawenee, Tas

SW 55km/h

Neptune Island, SA
Windiest

101km/h

Hopetoun North, WA

142km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic

120km/h

Neptune Island, SA
-

14.6mm last hr

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld
Wettest

36.0mm

Batchelor Ap, NT

78.4mm

Lenswood, SA
 

168.2mm

Mainoru Outstation, NT
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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