Australian Weather

WA
Mon 22:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A cold front and trough are moving away from the southeast, causing brisk winds and showers. Troughs are triggering showers and storms in the northern tropics and parts of central and northern WA. A high is clearing the interior with dry winds.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
16.5 16 22

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
13.0 11 16

Cloudy

Brisbane
 
20.9 17 27

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
25.6 20 34

Sunny

Adelaide
 
15.6 14 21

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
12.0 8 19

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
7.8 8 18

Late shower

Darwin
 
27.3 25 35

Mostly sunny

Weather News

Coronavirus distancing measures lifted as Cyclone Harold lashes Vanuatu

16:12 EST

Tens of thousands of people across Vanuatu are bunkering down as a powerful category five cyclone moves across the Pacific island nation.

Snow settles in southeastern Australia

14:28 EST

A burst of wintry weather brought snow to parts of Tasmania, Victoria and NSW on the weekend, with some of Australia's ski resorts seeing their first dusting of the season.

Cyclone Harold bears down on Vanuatu, predicted to bring winds of 215kph

03:42 EST

Disaster officials in Vanuatu are urging communities, many of them in remote locations, to shelter as a category five tropical cyclone rapidly approaches the island nation.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/04 Sun 05/04 Mon 06/04

30.9°C

Bradshaw-Angallari, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

41.5°C

Warmun, WA
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41.0°C

Derby Ap, WA
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40.0°C

Curtin Ap, WA
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41.5°C

Warmun, WA
Avg: Rec:

-1.5°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-3.4°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
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-3.4°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

WSW 46km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
Windiest

129km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

146km/h

Hogan Island, Vic

77km/h

Mt Hartz, Tas
-
no rain last hr Wettest

112.4mm

Jingellic, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -

168.2mm

Jingellic, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

552.4mm

Orbost, Vic
Avg: Rec:
Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.1°C at
Minnipa, SA in 2016
Lowest -5.6°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1978
Highest 32.0°C at
Pannawonica, WA in 1981
Lowest -17.4°C at
Mt Hotham, Vic in 1991
Highest 800.9mm at
Port Douglas, Qld in 1911
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