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Bureau of Meteorology Weather Radar

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Radar Details

Gympie Weather Watch Radar
Queensland
25.9670°S  152.5830°E  0m AMSL

LocationMt Kanighan Radar TypeWF 44 S Band Typical Availability24 hours

Located at 343m on the summit of Mt Kanighan 26 km north of Gympie this radar has a very good view of any precipitation that may fall within its area of coverage. This extends from seawards of Fraser Is to the east, down to the Brisbane region to the south, out to about Chinchilla to the west, and up to about Miriam Vale to the north. This radar appears to provide a realistic interpretation of the weather actually being experienced within its area of coverage.

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Sydney weather breaks new record with summer the hottest on record

22:06 EDT

Sydneysiders have endured their hottest summer since records began, with official data revealing records across the city were smashed during the 2016-17 season.

Last drops of wet season rain forecast for the Kimberley

17:07 EDT

Western Australia's biggest wet season on record is coming to an end, with just one more weak tropical low forecast for next week.

Sydney's hottest summer

14:55 EDT

Sydney just endured its hottest summer in more than 150 years, setting a number of new records relating to heat.