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Thu 17:02 CST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A deepening low pressure trough and tropical low is producing heavy showers and a few storms in the northwestern western parts of the NT. Cool onshore winds are triggering the odd shower in the southeast. A large high pressure system is leading to a cool and frosty night inland.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
17.0 11 21

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
12.5 11 19

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
19.6 10 25

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
24.5 10 27

Sunny

Adelaide
 
15.1 11 20

Possible shower

Canberra
 
10.1 1 18

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
12.4 9 18

Mostly cloudy

Darwin
 
26.9 24 30

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Late-season cyclone potential

16:30 EST

A tropical cyclone may form in Australian waters during the next 24 hours, although the system will have little impact on our mainland.

Wintry chill grips six states and territories

14:58 EST

Parts of eastern and southeast Australia experienced their coldest temperatures in at least six months this morning.

Hobart heritage buildings not built to withstand Tasmania's toughest wind speeds

11:20 EST

Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 24/04 Tue 25/04 Wed 26/04

36.0°C

Derby Ap, WA
Hottest

38.2°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.8°C

Century Mine, Qld

38.6°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

40.2°C

Carnarvon Ap, WA

-2.3°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

1.5°C

Jarrahwood, WA

-1.9°C

Mt Wellington, Tas

-6.1°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-6.1°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

WSW 64km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
Windiest

105km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic

103km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

103km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
-

1.6mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Wettest

84.4mm

Horn Island, Qld

65.0mm

Ngayawili, NT

50.5mm

Nhulunbuy, NT

77.6mm

Pirlangimpi, NT
Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Marble Bar, WA in 1928
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 32.0°C at
Pannawonica, WA in 1981
Lowest -17.4°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 1991
Highest 800.9mm at
Port Douglas, Qld in 1911
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