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National Summary

A cold front over SA is generating showers and gusty winds. Moist onshore winds ahead of the front are causing isolated showers over VIC and TAS. A low pressure trough over western WA is generating areas of rain. A high is keeping elsewhere mostly dry.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
12.5 7 16

Increasing sunshine

Melbourne
 
10.3 6 12

Late shower

Brisbane
 
22.1 12 22

Sunny

Perth
 
13.4 3 16

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
11.1 7 13

Windy with showers

Canberra
 
6.7 -2 9

Late shower

Hobart
 
9.0 2 10

Mostly cloudy

Darwin
 
29.4 21 33

Sunny

Weather News

Cold front roars through VIC

10:37 EST

A cold front has brought damaging wind gusts to parts of Victoria with more on the way.

Unseasonably warm temperatures break historic weather records around Queensland

09:03 EST

Weather records for seven Queensland regions have been re-written, with Saturday's unseasonable temperatures setting the new benchmark for the hottest July day in seven locations, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

Tasmania weather: Snow, hail and wind send chills throughout the state

15:25 EST

Residents are warned to take care outdoors as snow, hail and wind gusts send Tasmania into a big chill.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 21/07 Fri 22/07 Sat 23/07

36.0°C

Kalumburu, WA
Hottest

34.5°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

36.4°C

Kalumburu, WA

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-6.2°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-0.6°C

Fingal, Tas

-6.0°C

Pardoo, WA

-7.0°C

Mt Ginini, NSW/ACT

-8.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

WSW 83km/h

Neptune Island, SA
Windiest

125km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

144km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

146km/h

Cape Grim, Tas
-

6.0mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap, WA
Wettest

70.8mm

Mount Victoria, Tas

594.0mm

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

16.0mm

Neptune Island, SA

32.0mm

Edi Upper, Vic
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 26.9°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 1984
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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