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National Summary

A deep trough is generating areas of rain and the odd storm from the WA interior, across SA, western VIC and NSW, and TAS. Moist westerlies behind a front are bringing the odd shower to southern WA coast. A humid onshore flow is triggering showers over the QLD coast and ranges.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
18.5 16 26

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
18.9 18 21

Showers

Brisbane
 
19.3 17 28

Possible shower

Perth
 
15.2 14 21

Showers

Adelaide
 
17.0 16 24

Rain clearing

Canberra
 
13.1 9 23

Late shower

Hobart
 
13.9 12 20

Showers

Darwin
 
28.1 25 35

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Adelaide's April weather unseasonably warm

08:34 EST

Adelaide's April 'warmwave' has seen only one day so far this month fail to hit 20 degrees Celsius ?? the first time that has happened in close to a century, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

BoM forecasts above average rainfall for northern Victoria this winter

16:33 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) is predicting above-average rainfall for Victoria's north over the next three months and a 50-50 chance of more rain in the south.

Concessional loans schemes were poorly planned: National Audit Office

15:20 EST

Farmer that Commonwealth concessional loans schemes were poorly designed and inconsistently managed, appear to be supported by a .

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 26/04 Wed 27/04 Thu 28/04

30.0°C

Coconut Island, Qld
Hottest

40.3°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

38.1°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap, WA

48.1°C

Minnipa, SA

7.2°C

Laverton Ap, WA
Coldest

-2.0°C

Cooma, NSW/ACT

-0.6°C

Eyre, WA

12.0°C

Blue Rock Reservoir, Vic

-4.9°C

Liawenee, Tas

W 62km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA
Windiest

92km/h

Mount William, Vic

100km/h

Scotts Peak Dam, Tas

87km/h

Cape Willoughby, SA
-

8.2mm last hr

Point Stuart, NT
Wettest

33.8mm

Mainoru Outstation, NT

41.5mm

Tully, Qld

0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap, Qld

0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap, Qld
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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