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Fri 14:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A strong front in the southwest is bringing locally showers and strong winds to southern WA. A front in the south is generating a few showers and patchy showers for southern SA. Skies are generally clear elsewhere under a ridge of high pressure.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
25.8 13 28

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
23.9 9 25

Increasing sunshine

Brisbane
 
25.8 17 28

Possible thunderstorm

Perth
 
15.5 13 19

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
29.7 10 29

Sunny

Canberra
 
24.4 6 25

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
18.6 7 18

Late shower

Darwin
 
33.8 23 34

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

NSW weather: Record-breaking 40-degree temperature expected this weekend

13:24 EST

New South Wales has never had a 40-degree day in September and that may be about to change this weekend as temperatures soar around the state.

AFL Finals Weather

11:53 EST

It's going to be a balmy night for the 50,000 strong crowd at the Adelaide Oval tonight, while the Richmond Army should brace for a blustery change from the west on Saturday.

Wild weather targets WA

11:02 EST

Severe weather is lashing Western Australia today with warnings in place across half of the state.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 19/09 Wed 20/09 Thu 21/09

40.4°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld
Hottest

39.9°C

Derby Ap, WA

40.5°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

39.9°C

Wyndham Ap, WA

40.7°C

Onslow Ap, WA

6.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-6.1°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT

-2.6°C

Armidale, NSW/ACT

-1.5°C

Woolbrook, NSW/ACT

-9.5°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

W 68km/h

Gooseberry Hill, WA
Windiest

100km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic

92km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA

138km/h

Albany Airport, WA
-

2.4mm last hr

Styles Tower, WA
Wettest

97.0mm

Cowley Beach, Qld

88.4mm

Mount William, WA

44.6mm

Thomson Brook, WA

46.0mm

Windy Harbour, 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 30.0°C at
Warmun, WA in 2016
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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