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Sun 05:10 EST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A front and trough are bringing showers to SA, VIC, TAS and NSW with a few storms over southeast NSW. The same system is also bringing brisk winds to NSW, eastern VIC and TAS. Onshore winds are bringing a few showers to southern WA. Mostly dry elsewhere under a high.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
19.4 16 22

Possible shower

Melbourne
 
9.0 7 16

Late shower

Brisbane
 
19.0 17 27

Clearing shower

Perth
 
6.7 7 22

Sunny

Adelaide
 
7.9 8 15

Showers

Canberra
 
8.0 5 19

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
8.1 7 14

Possible shower

Darwin
 
24.4 22 33

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Warm September night for Tasmania ahead of front

13:25 EST

Tasmania just had a very warm September night, the second night in a row that minimum temperatures across the state were reporting well above average.  Warm air from mainland Australia has filtered down to the southeastern parts of the country, forced further south by strong winds from the interior associated with an approaching cold front.

Low making a warm, windy, stormy mark on southeastern Australia

12:37 EST

A low pressure system and associated front are crossing New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania today bringing strong winds, rain, thunderstorms and high temperatures.

Barnaby Joyce says he sent 'an awful lot' of special drought envoy reports to PM

18:49 EST

The Federal Government's former special drought envoy, Barnaby Joyce, says he sent "an awful lot" of reports to the Prime Minister about issues relating to drought-affected communities, during his appointment.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/09 Fri 20/09 Sat 21/09

26.3°C

Argyle Aerodrome, WA
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

39.1°C

Bradshaw-Angallari, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -

38.8°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

39.3°C

Marble Bar, WA
Avg: Rec:

-2.3°C

Mt Buller, Vic
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-1.3°C

Southern Cross Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

-1.1°C

Salmon Gums, WA
Avg: Rec:
 

-8.3°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

W 44km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
Windiest

103km/h

Cape Willoughby, SA

135km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic

151km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas
-

1.6mm last hr

Walgett, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -
Wettest

68.0mm

Bowra Sugarloaf, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -

68.6mm

Beaumont, SA
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

999.8mm

Lismore, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
West Roebuck, WA in 2003
Lowest -6.2°C at
Mt Buller, Vic in 1995
Highest 30.0°C at
Warmun, WA in 2016
Lowest -16.7°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1970
Highest 370.3mm at
Burdekin, Qld in 1890
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