Australian Weather

SA
Wed 15:50 CST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A strong cold front & trough are generating powerful winds, showers, storms & small hail in SA, VIC, TAS & NSW. Troughs are also sending gusty & unseasonably warm winds across northeastern NSW & western QLD. Gusty westerlies are bringing the odd shower to western parts of WA.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

synoptic

Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
20.4 12 25

Windy

Melbourne
 
13.3 11 16

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
21.8 11 25

Sunny

Perth
 
18.7 10 18

Showers

Adelaide
 
13.8 10 15

Possible shower

Canberra
 
8.8 4 12

Showers easing

Hobart
 
11.5 10 15

Windy with showers

Darwin
 
29.8 21 32

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Townsville's warmest July on record

12:54 EST

It's been a balmy month in northern Queensland, with Townsville on track to register its warmest July on record based on maximum temperatures.

How a cold weather system is making the east coast warm and springlike today

09:31 EST

Sydney and Brisbane should both reach the mid twenties today, while even places like Bega and Batemans Bay on the NSW south coast should touch a very springlike 20°C – and a large cold weather system is largely to blame for the unseasonally warm temperatures.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 25/07 Mon 26/07 Tue 27/07

36.0°C

Bradshaw, NT
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

35.9°C

Kalumburu, WA
Avg: Rec:

36.4°C

Kalumburu, WA
Avg: Rec:

35.8°C

Oenpelli Airstrip, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -

38.1°C

Kalumburu, WA
Avg: Rec:

-0.4°C

Mt Baw Baw, Vic
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-8.3°C

Kilmore Gap, Vic
Avg: Rec:

-4.5°C

Glen Innes Ap, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

-5.5°C

Ross, Tas
Avg: Rec:

-10.0°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

WNW 68km/h

Low Rocky Point, Tas
Windiest

125km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

135km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA

120km/h

Neptune Island, SA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

93.6mm

Rocky Valley, Vic
Avg: Rec:

84.4mm

Mount Read, Tas
Avg: Rec:

49.4mm

Gumeracha, SA
Avg: Rec:

42.4mm

Liawenee, Tas
Avg: Rec:
Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.5°C at
Tindal, NT in 1995
Lowest -6.9°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 27.1°C at
Cocos Island Ap, WA in 2016
Lowest -19.6°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 2010
Highest 384.3mm at
Nambour, Qld in 1973
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