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BOM forecast wet start to summer for NSW, but not drought-breaking

20:18 EDT

There is some good news for New South Wales farmers struggling with drought — the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) is predicting a wet start to summer.

Perth's summer set to be a hot one according to the Bureau of Meteorology summer forecast

19:52 EDT

A spring scorcher on Friday of 36 degrees Celsius is shaping up as a taste of things to come, with a hot summer heading our way — in stark contrast to the unusually cool summer of 2017-18.

Australia's summer outlook

15:29 EDT

A dry and hot summer is anticipated for much, but not all of Australia, according to the latest seasonal outlook issued by the Bureau of Meteorology on Thursday.