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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A strong cold front is generating widespread showers and severe thunderstorms over SA. A cold, gusty airflow in the wake of this front is producing showers over southern parts of WA. A low pressure trough over northern WA, the NT and inland QLD is producing areas of rain.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
20.2 10 21

Sunny

Melbourne
 
16.3 9 19

Rain developing

Brisbane
 
26.0 14 28

Sunny

Perth
 
12.8 6 17

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
18.1 9 20

Possible thunderstorm

Canberra
 
14.5 0 18

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
14.6 7 17

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
31.7 26 34

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

South Australia weather: 'cyclone' expected to smash South Australia

10:41 EST

Wild weather described as a "cyclone" is expected to hit South Australia from midday, with flood watches in place across the state.

Days of dangerous weather starts today

10:40 EST

Thunderstorms are firing up in South Australia this morning at the beginning of a multi-day and multi-state severe weather event.

Victoria weather: storm system to bring heavy winds, potential flash floods

10:23 EST

Victorians are bracing for heavy rain and winds of up to 100 kilometres per hour as an intense low pressure system moves across the state from the west.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 25/09 Mon 26/09 Tue 27/09

37.4°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Hottest

40.8°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.8°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

41.8°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

0.1°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

-4.3°C

Liawenee, Tas

-4.5°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-4.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-6.8°C

Liawenee, Tas

W 62km/h

Forrest, WA
Windiest

87km/h

Mt Hartz, Tas

88km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA

101km/h

Hopetoun North, WA
-

18.6mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Wettest

138.8mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA

117.4mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA

36.0mm

Batchelor Ap, NT

36.0mm

Batchelor Ap, NT
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 29.7°C at
Wyndham, WA in 2005
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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