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National Summary

A front and trough over southwestern parts of WA is triggering showers. A large high over the east is bringing a cool and frosty morning for large parts of QLD, NSW, VIC and SA, with a sunny day to follow. Gusty onshore winds are causing light showers over tropical QLD.

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
8.5 6 18

Sunny

Melbourne
 
10.6 8 15

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
10.2 8 21

Sunny

Perth
 
13.2 11 18

Possible shower

Adelaide
 
6.4 8 15

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
-2.0 -3 12

Frost then sunny

Hobart
 
12.5 9 15

Clearing shower

Darwin
 
25.4 22 33

Sunny

Weather News

As much of Australia chills, Darwin sweats

18:00 EST

The cold fronts that have frozen southeastern Australia haven't had the gas to push far enough north to cool Darwin, with heat records for the NT capital.

Tips to stay warm in winter: Feeling cold is all about perception, health scientist says

13:26 EST

As residents in New South Wales emerge from under the rug after their , the question on the blue lips of many is what's the best way to stay warm? While many may feel their insides are rapidly chilling, Dr Ollie Jay from the University of Sydney said little was happening to our bodies internally and the cold was all due to "perception".

WA winter starting cold in south, warm in north

13:24 EST

So far this winter Western Australia has been divided, unseasonably cold in the south and hot in the north.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/06 Mon 27/06 Tue 28/06

28.0°C

Darwin Ntc, NT
Hottest

36.6°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

36.5°C

Jabiru Ap, NT

35.0°C

Oenpelli Airport, NT

38.0°C

Bradshaw, NT

-4.9°C

Cooma Ap, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-7.6°C

Mt Hotham, Vic

-7.3°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
 

-9.0°C

Liawenee, Tas

W 66km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas
Windiest

85km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

101km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

112km/h

Windy Point, NSW/ACT
-

1.8mm last hr

Shannon, WA
Wettest

41.2mm

Low Rocky Point, Tas

38.2mm

Mt Read, Tas
 

365.0mm

Robertson, NSW/ACT
Australia's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
Batchelor Ap, NT in 2013
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2009
Highest 28.5°C at
Oenpelli, NT in 1973
Lowest -23.0°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1994
Highest 478.4mm at
Rocky Gully, WA in 2009
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