Australian Weather

WA
Wed 04:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough is causing a band of rain stretching from northern WA into the southern NT and western SA. Brisk southerly winds are bringing showers to southern WA. Onshore winds are triggering the odd shower along the NSW and QLD coasts. Mostly clear elsewhere under high pressure.

State Weather

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Queensland Northern Territory Western Australia South Australia New South Wales/ACT Victoria Tasmania

National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
10.2 10 19

Mostly cloudy

Melbourne
 
14.2 10 15

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
13.4 13 22

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
5.0 5 17

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
11.8 10 16

Clearing shower

Canberra
 
2.5 3 13

Rain developing

Hobart
 
5.9 5 13

Cloudy

Darwin
 
23.6 21 32

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Negative Indian Ocean Dipole developing - here's what that means for Australia

15:00 EST

There are growing signs that much of Australia will experience unusually cold and wet weather this winter and spring, with a negative Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) emerging in recent weeks.

Flooding in WA Stirling Range a taste of what's heading east

12:05 EST

On the 21st of May, it was all about the prospect of snow on Western Australia's Stirling Range, and the snow duly delivered too.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 20/06 Mon 21/06 Tue 22/06

26.5°C

McCluer Is, NT
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

32.6°C

YAMPI SOUND (DEFENCE), WA
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.2°C

Oenpelli Airstrip, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.7°C

Mount Bundey South, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -

35.8°C

Bradshaw, NT
Avg: Rec:

-0.1°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-7.5°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

-7.1°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
 

-49.9°C

Temora, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

N 70km/h

Cape Willoughby, SA
Windiest

101km/h

Rottnest Island, WA

87km/h

Rottnest Island, WA

85km/h

Neptune Island, SA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

95.0mm

Kimberley, WA
Avg: Rec:

140.2mm

PWS A, Tas
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

280.6mm

Mt Baw Baw, Vic
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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