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National Summary

A complex low pressure system is generating gusty winds and showers over eastern SA, southern NSW, VIC and TAS. A vigorous cold front is generating damaging winds and thundery showers over the southwest WA. A trough is generating showers over northern WA.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
21.4 12 22

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
17.9 10 17

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
26.0 11 27

Sunny

Perth
 
11.6 12 18

Windy with showers

Adelaide
 
17.4 9 21

Increasing sunshine

Canberra
 
12.2 5 13

Clearing shower

Hobart
 
14.3 7 17

Showers

Darwin
 
32.6 26 33

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

SA Weather: Whyalla residents angry after failing to get blackout relief grants

13:32 EST

South Australia Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis has been confronted by angry people at a relief centre in Whyalla, some who have been waiting two days to apply for emergency grants.

WA storm blacks out 13,000 properties, severe weather warning for damaging winds remains

13:24 EST

Thousands of properties are without power in Western Australia's south west after damaging winds brought down trees and debris, with a severe weather warning still in place for a large part of the state.

SA weather: Virginia, Port Wakefield under threat as rivers burst banks

13:02 EST

The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 28/09 Thu 29/09 Fri 30/09

37.9°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Hottest

41.1°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

41.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

38.5°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

0.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-2.4°C

Southern Cross Ap, WA

-4.3°C

Eyre, WA

-2.0°C

Mt Ginini, NSW/ACT

-2.0°C

Mt Ginini, NSW/ACT

WSW 66km/h

Busselton Jetty, WA
Windiest

142km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic

120km/h

Neptune Island, SA

118km/h

Cape Naturaliste, WA
-

2.4mm last hr

Coldstream Comparison, Vic
Wettest

78.4mm

Lenswood, SA

97.4mm

Longley, Tas

113.0mm

Mt Read, Tas

58.0mm

Cardwell, Qld
Australia's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.9°C at
Port Hedland Ap, WA in 2002
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1972
Highest 32.7°C at
Old Halls Creek, WA in 1900
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2006
Highest 551.2mm at
Yeppoon, Qld in 1914
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