Australian Weather

SA
Wed 16:13 CDT
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough and front crossing SA and the NT is triggering storms & showers, some intense, while hot and dry winds are drawn ahead of it. Another trough is leading to gusty showers over southwest WA. High pressure is keeping much of the east mostly settled and dry.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

synoptic

Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
22.4 14 24

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
26.4 9 27

Sunny

Brisbane
 
26.6 19 26

Possible shower

Perth
 
16.8 10 18

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
26.7 20 31

Sunny

Canberra
 
22.4 5 24

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
18.5 6 22

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
29.5 27 33

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Today's brief storms just a taste of what's in store for South Australia

14:11 EDT

A line of storms has been rushing across southern parts of South Australia today, and is likely just a taste of what's in store for large parts of the state on Thursday.

Wet and stormy start to November looms for Australia

12:47 EDT

October has had its fair share of wild weather in eastern Australia.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 24/10 Mon 25/10 Tue 26/10

43.0°C

Birdsville, Qld
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.0°C

Bidyadanga, WA
Avg: Rec:

44.0°C

Brunette Downs, NT
Avg: Rec:

41.4°C

Wyndham Airport, WA
Avg: Rec:

45.1°C

Wyndham Airport, WA
Avg: Rec:

9.5°C

Rocky Gully, WA
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-6.0°C

Falls Creek, Vic
Avg: Rec:

-4.0°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

-3.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

-6.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

W 53km/h

Southern Cross Ap, WA
Windiest

87km/h

Green Cape, NSW/ACT

101km/h

Mt Wellington, Tas

90km/h

Coober Pedy Ap, SA
-

10.8mm last hr

Pirlangimpi, NT
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

44.2mm

Miva, Qld
Avg: Rec:

75.0mm

Jambin, Qld
Avg: Rec:

94.0mm

Point Lookout, Qld
Avg: Rec:

94.0mm

Point Lookout, Qld
Avg: Rec:
Australia's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.9°C at
Port Hedland Ap, WA in 2002
Lowest -5.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1972
Highest 32.7°C at
Old Halls Creek, WA in 1900
Lowest -12.0°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2006
Highest 551.2mm at
Yeppoon, Qld in 1914
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