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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low and cold fronts are generating brisk winds and a few showers in eastern NSW, VIC and TAS. A trough in the northwest is pushing cloud over western parts of WA. A high is keeping elsewhere dry and directing warm, dry winds to northern Australia.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
14.7 8 16

Mostly cloudy

Melbourne
 
14.8 8 15

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
19.0 13 21

Sunny

Perth
 
19.5 9 22

Mostly cloudy

Adelaide
 
14.1 10 16

Possible shower

Canberra
 
8.8 2 12

Sunny

Hobart
 
14.3 5 15

Late shower

Darwin
 
32.4 22 33

Sunny

Weather News

Winter arrives on NSW Mid North Coast as first snow of the season hoped to entice much-needed tourists

16:02 EST

Right on cue for the start of winter, the first snow of the season, has fallen on the Barrington Tops on the New South Wales Mid North Coast.

How to safely store firewood for woodfire heaters to minimise the threat of termites

15:06 EST

With temperatures across the Sunshine Coast set to plummet to single digits, and people preparing their woodfire heaters, what should you do if you see termites in your firewood? Is it safe to store the wood around your property, or do you run the risk of bringing termites into the walls of your home? The national architect's advisory service, Archicentre Australia, has advised that termites "can occur anywhere and anytime at any home in the country".

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/05 Sun 31/05 Mon 01/06

34.5°C

Noonamah, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

36.4°C

Kalumburu, WA
Avg: Rec:

36.9°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

36.8°C

Bradshaw, NT
Avg: Rec:

36.8°C

Bradshaw, NT
Avg: Rec:

-1.4°C

Mt Ginini, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-0.5°C

Bombala, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

-1.8°C

Mt Buller, Vic
Avg: Rec:

-5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

-5.1°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

WNW 74km/h

Hogan Island, Vic
Windiest

138km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

120km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

114km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Grim, Tas
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

69.6mm

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

52.0mm

Bridgewater, SA
Avg: Rec:
- -

32.6mm

Ferny Creek, Vic
Avg: Rec:
- -

40.0mm

Pemberton, WA
Avg: Rec:
Australia's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
Batchelor Ap, NT in 2013
Lowest -6.4°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2009
Highest 28.8°C at
Troughton Island, WA in 2016
Lowest -23.0°C at
Charlotte Pass, NSW/ACT in 1994
Highest 478.4mm at
Rocky Gully, WA in 2009
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