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National Summary

A low pressure trough moving offshore is producing showers and the odd thunderstorm to coastal parts of NSW. A cold front is introducing a few showers to SA and western VIC. A trough is triggering a few thundery showers over northern parts of the NT.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
15.7 13 20

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
10.8 9 17

Possible thunderstorm

Brisbane
 
22.6 15 27

Sunny

Perth
 
12.5 4 19

Late shower

Adelaide
 
12.2 8 17

Possible shower

Canberra
 
10.2 3 15

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
10.1 5 16

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
29.1 25 34

Possible shower

Videos

Weather News

NSW weather: Forbes residents warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

18:18 EST

The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.

NSW Weather: Forbes farmers brace for extensive crop losses from flooding

16:59 EST

Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.

Rain and Cold strike Perth

13:48 EST

Southwestern parts of Western Australia have had rain of up to 24mm of rain this morning as another cold front swept over the region.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 22/09 Fri 23/09 Sat 24/09

34.6°C

Argyle Ap, WA
Hottest

39.3°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

40.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

40.8°C

Warmun, WA

41.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

-2.0°C

Mt Buller, Vic
Coldest

-1.1°C

Liawenee, Tas

-2.8°C

Southern Cross Ap, WA

-0.6°C

Mt Baw Baw, Vic

-6.8°C

Liawenee, Tas

W 62km/h

Mt Hartz, Tas
Windiest

92km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic

83km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT

79km/h

Mt Hartz, Tas
-

29.6mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Wettest

54.2mm

Cabbage Tree Creek, Vic

87.2mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA

47.0mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA

77.4mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA
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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