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National Summary

A low pressure trough is generating showers over southeastern SA and showers and storms over southern and eastern VIC and TAS. A cold front is causing showers to increase in the southwest. Onshore winds are producing cloud and light showers in QLD and parts of the NSW coast.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
15.8 12 22

Sunny

Melbourne
 
14.0 9 14

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
11.2 8 26

Sunny

Perth
 
16.1 13 20

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
11.6 10 17

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
8.7 2 14

Possible shower

Hobart
 
10.7 6 10

Showers easing

Darwin
 
26.3 21 33

Sunny

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Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Taxpayer-purchased water intended for rivers harvested by irrigators

18:09 EST

Billions of litres of water purchased by taxpayers to save Australia's inland rivers are instead being harvested by some irrigators to boost cotton-growing operations, in a policy failure that threatens to undermine the $13 billion Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Windy night ahead for NSW, Vic

18:04 EST

It's going to be a blustery night in parts of eastern NSW, Victoria and Tasmania with damaging gusts possible in some areas into tomorrow morning.

Murray-Darling Basin: Angry communities call for inquiry after Four Corners pumping revelations

15:39 EST

Broken Hill's Mayor has joined other angry community leaders in calling for an inquiry into the operation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/07 Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07

28.5°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT
Hottest

34.4°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

35.3°C

Middle Point, NT

35.0°C

Kalumburu, WA

40.0°C

Mount Ive, SA

0.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-7.1°C

Bathurst Ap, NSW/ACT

-7.1°C

Yass, NSW/ACT

-7.0°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT

-12.1°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

NNW 66km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Windiest

111km/h

Scotts Peak Dam, Tas

109km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

105km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
-

1.6mm last hr

Mt Hotham Ap, Vic
Wettest

34.5mm

Lake Margaret, Tas

27.4mm

Bickley, WA

22.0mm

Mt Read, Tas

22.4mm

Mt Read, Tas
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 27.1°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 2016
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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