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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A powerful cold front is spreading across parts of SA, VIC and TAS as well as bringing showers. A trough is bringing patchy rain and storms to southern & central QLD. A region of low pressure over the north is generating showers & storms in the NT and northern WA.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
15.5 14 25

Sunny

Melbourne
 
16.3 14 19

Windy with showers

Brisbane
 
22.7 19 30

Possible shower

Perth
 
10.1 10 22

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
16.2 14 20

Windy with showers

Canberra
 
12.4 4 19

Windy

Hobart
 
13.1 12 17

Rain

Darwin
 
27.3 25 33

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

08:27 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.

Tasmanians warned to batten down for wet and windy weather

08:10 EST

The weather bureau is warning Tasmanians of a wet and windy week ahead, after gusts associated with a cold front caused widespread power outages overnight.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05 Mon 02/05

30.9°C

Coconut Island, Qld
Hottest

39.2°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

40.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

40.0°C

Curtin Ap, WA

40.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

0.3°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

2.3°C

Mt Baw Baw, Vic

-3.1°C

Mt Hotham, Vic

8.0°C

Dartmouth Reservoir, Vic

-3.1°C

Mt Hotham, Vic

NW 85km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
Windiest

116km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

138km/h

Cape Grim, Tas

129km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
-

2.0mm last hr

Cape Grim, Tas
Wettest

82.6mm

Middle Point, NT

85.2mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA

12.0mm

Bedourie, Qld

29.0mm

Maydena, Tas
Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga, WA in 1990
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap, NSW/ACT in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park, NSW/ACT in 1987
Highest 320.0mm at
Lismore, NSW/ACT in 1921
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