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National Summary

Troughs are triggering thunderstorms over northeastern NSW and southern QLD. Troughs are also generating thunderstorms over parts of SA and northern WA. A frontal system approaching the southwest is bringing the odd shower. A high is bringing settled conditions elsewhere.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
17.9 18 24

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
12.8 11 23

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
18.2 18 26

Possible shower

Perth
 
12.9 13 26

Late shower

Adelaide
 
19.4 19 28

Clearing shower

Canberra
 
9.0 8 24

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
11.4 9 21

Late shower

Darwin
 
26.6 25 35

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

East coast rain and storm update

16:45 EST

Heavy rain, thunderstorms and damaging winds are all possible in parts of eastern Australia next week.

Myer Hobart store beats flood and fire, but market conditions may be toughest foe

13:04 EST

It has risen again from the ashes and has emerged from a devastating flood — but the challenge for the latest incarnation of Myer's Hobart store is simply to get people to shop there.

Wet weekend for parched Perth

12:02 EST

Perth may see its best rain since January this weekend as a burst of showers, blustery winds and storms affect southwestern parts of WA.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/04 Thu 19/04 Fri 20/04

30.3°C

Broome Ntc, WA
Hottest

40.0°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

40.3°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

40.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

43.7°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

0.6°C

Liawenee, Tas
Coldest

-1.3°C

Liawenee, Tas

-3.9°C

Liawenee, Tas
 

-5.2°C

Liawenee, Tas

N 40km/h

Busselton Jetty, WA
Windiest

70km/h

Cape Moreton, Qld

88km/h

Wiluna Airport, WA

79km/h

Neptune Island, SA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

63.4mm

Ngukurr, NT

70.0mm

Walgett, NSW/ACT
 

241.0mm

Euramo, Qld
Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.1°C at
Minnipa, SA in 2016
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 32.0°C at
Pannawonica, WA in 1981
Lowest -17.4°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 1991
Highest 800.9mm at
Port Douglas, Qld in 1911
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