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Parts of Central Australia driest on record, according to Bureau of Meteorology

10:14 EST

Parts of Central Australia are experiencing their driest period on record, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

NT weather: Build-up arrives but relief on the way from high temperatures

09:37 EST

The build-up in the Northern Territory is underway, with humid, hot conditions in the north and troughs bringing temperatures well above average in southern parts of the Territory but relief is on the way, weather authorities have said.

Much needed rain for Perth

13:22 EST

A complex low pressure system and cold front are affecting the southwestern parts of the country in coming days, leading to some welcome if gusty showers over Perth.