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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low pressure trough over inland parts of WA and SA is triggering a few areas of light rain and storms. Onshore winds along the QLD coast will cause a few showers. A large high pressure system is bringing clear skies for most of VIC, NSW and QLD.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
19.2 11 20

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
15.3 10 17

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
23.0 13 24

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
18.7 12 20

Clearing shower

Adelaide
 
21.7 10 21

Increasing sunshine

Canberra
 
15.6 -1 17

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
13.7 7 15

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
31.2 23 33

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Mackay tap dances its way into the Guinness Book of World Records, after Cyclone Debbie

12:49 EST

A North Queensland community battered by tropical cyclone Debbie only two months ago has found cohesion in the most unexpected of places: tap dance.

Wintry end to autumn for Australia's southeast

13:47 EST

It's going to be a chilly end to autumn in Australia's southeast, with three cold fronts set to sweep through during the six days.

Odds favour Perth having drier, warmer winter than average

10:13 EST

Perth residents have been heralding the arrival of winter after heavy rainfall over the weekend and significant fog blanketed Perth city this week.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05

36.3°C

Mandora, WA
Hottest

37.3°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

36.6°C

Mandora, WA

37.4°C

Mandora, WA

1.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

0.0°C

Eyre, WA

-2.8°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT

-2.0°C

Armidale, NSW/ACT

-10.0°C

Taralga, NSW/ACT

SE 48km/h

Bougainville Reef, Qld
Windiest

79km/h

Cape Grim, Tas

94km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

94km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
-

0.6mm last hr

Rocky Gully, WA
Wettest

43.0mm

Pipers River, Tas

14.4mm

Lake Margaret, Tas

24.0mm

Mount William, Vic

24.0mm

Mount William, Vic
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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