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National Summary

A trough over southern QLD and northeast NSW is triggering A few showers. Ahead of this trough, hot and dry winds are being directed towards the coast, causing elevated fire danger. A low pressure system and associated cold front is causing areas of heavy rain to southwest parts.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
22.5 16 27

Sunny

Melbourne
 
11.9 11 16

Showers

Brisbane
 
27.6 20 33

Sunny

Perth
 
15.6 8 17

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
17.9 10 19

Clearing shower

Canberra
 
15.1 5 18

Sunny

Hobart
 
10.2 7 13

Possible shower

Darwin
 
32.2 24 34

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

Victorian fires: Homes, school holidaymakers come under threat from east coast bushfires

13:45 EST

Bushfires in Victoria's east are threatening properties, and campers heading to Cape Conran, Cabbage Tree Creek and Marlo, east of Lakes Entrance, are being urged to relocate away from the fire area.

Red Cross uses pillowcases to help prepare migrant families for Australia's natural disasters

12:21 EST

Storms can be scary for many of us, but when you are new to Australia and English is not your first language, it can be extra terrifying.

September rain favouring WA

12:18 EST

While the majority of Australia has received less than 20 per cent of their average September rainfall so far this month, a large area of Western Australia is bucking this trend.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 22/09 Sat 23/09 Sun 24/09

39.8°C

Bradshaw, NT
Hottest

41.2°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

41.6°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

40.2°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.6°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

-1.3°C

Mt Wellington, Tas
Coldest

-0.3°C

Goulburn Ap, NSW/ACT

-0.7°C

Mt Hotham, Vic

-3.2°C

Mt Wellington, Tas

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

WSW 68km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
Windiest

111km/h

Gooseberry Hill, WA

116km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

116km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
-

1.0mm last hr

Rocky Gully, WA
Wettest

101.2mm

Sunshine Bore, NT

51.2mm

Mt Read, Tas

70.0mm

Mettler, WA

48.2mm

Albany Airport, WA
Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
West Roebuck, WA in 2003
Lowest -6.2°C at
Mt Buller, Vic in 1995
Highest 30.0°C at
Warmun, WA in 2016
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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