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National Summary

A low and cold front is moving across SA bringing a band of showers and thunderstorms. Warm northerly winds are filtering in ahead of the trough. A high pressure ridge building in the west is directing easing but cold southerlies to southern WA.

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
14.7 9 21

Rain developing

Melbourne
 
15.1 9 17

Rain developing

Brisbane
 
20.8 9 26

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
10.3 3 17

Cloud increasing

Adelaide
 
13.0 10 15

Showers

Canberra
 
9.1 -3 17

Rain developing

Hobart
 
10.9 4 14

Rain developing

Darwin
 
28.8 23 32

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Drought-stricken Queensland endures dry, warm winter

10:29 EST

Queensland has just come out of a much warmer and drier winter than normal, with much of the drought-stricken state receiving almost no rain for the whole season, according to the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM).

Hunter comes out of the cold after 'average' winter

07:04 EST

Several significant cold snaps in July were the only remarkable weather events in what the Bureau of Meteorology has labelled an average winter.

NSW Upper Western wades through a wet winter

17:44 EST

Much of the state has seen great rainfall over winter, with only the north and central coast missing out.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08 Tue 01/09

34.5°C

Cannington, Qld
Hottest

37.2°C

Middle Point, NT

37.6°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

1.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-8.0°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-8.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

-6.0°C

Liawenee, Tas

-8.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

NNE 50km/h

Kilmore Gap, Vic
Windiest

105km/h

Forrest, WA

107km/h

Forrest, WA

77km/h

Cape Willoughby, SA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

56.0mm

Mt Wallaby, Qld

45.4mm

Norah Head, NSW/ACT

28.0mm

Elliston, SA

28.0mm

Elliston, SA
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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