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National Summary

A low pressure trough is generating showers over southeastern SA, southern VIC and TAS. A cold front is causing showers and the odd thunderstorm in the southwest. A trough is causing showers over central NSW. Onshore winds are producing cloud and light showers in QLD.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
14.8 12 22

Sunny

Melbourne
 
11.4 9 14

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
8.4 8 26

Sunny

Perth
 
13.7 13 20

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
12.2 10 17

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
7.9 2 13

Possible shower

Hobart
 
7.0 6 10

Showers easing

Darwin
 
23.2 21 33

Sunny

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Weather News

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Taxpayer-purchased water intended for rivers harvested by irrigators

18:09 EST

Billions of litres of water purchased by taxpayers to save Australia's inland rivers are instead being harvested by some irrigators to boost cotton-growing operations, in a policy failure that threatens to undermine the $13 billion Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Windy night ahead for NSW, Vic

18:04 EST

It's going to be a blustery night in parts of eastern NSW, Victoria and Tasmania with damaging gusts possible in some areas into tomorrow morning.

Murray-Darling Basin: Angry communities call for inquiry after Four Corners pumping revelations

15:39 EST

Broken Hill's Mayor has joined other angry community leaders in calling for an inquiry into the operation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07 Tue 25/07

27.4°C

Browse Is, WA
Hottest

35.3°C

Middle Point, NT

35.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

35.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

40.0°C

Mount Ive, SA

-5.1°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-7.1°C

Yass, NSW/ACT

-7.0°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT
 

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

W 75km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
Windiest

109km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

111km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
-

1.2mm last hr

Cape Grim, Tas
Wettest

27.4mm

Bickley, WA

22.0mm

Mt Read, Tas
 

149.4mm

Kempsey Ap, NSW/ACT
Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.5°C at
Tindal, NT in 1995
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 27.1°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 2016
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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