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Tue 22:14 EST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough over far north QLD is causing heavy rain. Moist southwesterly winds behind a front are delivering the odd light shower to southern VIC and southwestern TAS. A broad high is leading to clear skies and light winds, leading to frost over inland parts of the southeast.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
13.5 10 20

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
9.7 6 20

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
18.9 15 26

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
18.4 14 22

Clearing shower

Adelaide
 
8.6 9 23

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
-0.3 -2 19

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
6.3 4 16

Late shower

Darwin
 
26.1 22 34

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

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17:56 EST

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Hurricane Maria: Dominica's strongest on record

11:16 EST

Hurricane Maria has begun a multi-day path of destruction through the Caribbean islands.

Hurricane Maria following similar path to Irma

16:32 EST

The second hurricane in a fortnight to affect the Caribbean will cause destructive winds and flooding rain in the coming days.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 16/09 Sun 17/09 Mon 18/09

29.4°C

Marble Bar, WA
Hottest

39.2°C

Onslow Ap, WA

40.7°C

Onslow Ap, WA

39.8°C

Mardie, WA

40.7°C

Onslow Ap, WA

-3.8°C

Mt Buller, Vic
Coldest

-7.1°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-7.0°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-3.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

SSW 48km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic
Windiest

107km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

116km/h

Mount William, Vic

114km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.4mm

Mt Baw Baw, Vic

7.0mm

Willis Island, Qld

143.0mm

Babinda, Qld

95.6mm

Cowley Beach, Qld
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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