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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low and trough over the Tasman Sea are generating large waves, showers and storms on the NSW coast. A trough in the west is weakening, causing patchy rain in WA to move to western SA. A front is bringing showery winds to southwest WA.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
12.1 12 17

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
7.2 5 14

Mostly cloudy

Brisbane
 
13.8 9 22

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
15.1 11 20

Showers

Adelaide
 
9.6 7 15

Late shower

Canberra
 
3.9 2 14

Mostly cloudy

Hobart
 
5.2 4 13

Cloudy

Darwin
 
24.6 20 32

Sunny

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Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 16/06 Sun 17/06 Mon 18/06

27.6°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT
Hottest

34.0°C

Bidyadanga, WA

33.0°C

Middle Point, NT

33.8°C

Wave Hill, NT

39.3°C

Noonamah, NT

-2.2°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
Coldest

-5.8°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-5.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-5.0°C

Liawenee, Tas

-7.1°C

Tamworth Ap, NSW/ACT

NNE 50km/h

Mt Read, Tas
Windiest

116km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

94km/h

Sth Channel Island, Vic

105km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
-

0.4mm last hr

Red Rocks Point, WA
Wettest

63.2mm

Mt Read, Tas

83.4mm

Falls Creek, Vic

72.2mm

Learmonth, WA

72.2mm

Learmonth, WA
Australia's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
Batchelor Ap, NT in 2013
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2009
Highest 28.8°C at
Troughton Island, WA in 2016
Lowest -23.0°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1994
Highest 478.4mm at
Rocky Gully, WA in 2009
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