Australian Weather

NSW/ACT
Wed 02:20 EST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough and cold front crossing WA and SA is triggering areas of heavy rain and showers, mainly in WA. A deep low off the south coast is generating large waves. A Tasman Low is directing gusty showers and large waves to the NSW coast. Mostly clear elsewhere under a pressure.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
13.2 13 20

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
8.7 9 17

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
14.6 14 24

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
12.2 9 21

Possible shower

Adelaide
 
13.3 10 17

Possible shower

Canberra
 
5.8 2 15

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
3.9 2 14

Frost then sunny

Darwin
 
21.4 20 31

Sunny

Weather News

Port Beach devastation may not be rebuilt after battering from ex-Cyclone Mangga storm

17:56 EST

The City of Fremantle is moving to permanently "retreat" buildings from Port Beach after the stretch of coastline was devastated by this week's intense WA storm.

Perth weather to see more wind and rain ahead of WA Day long weekend, bringing an early taste of winter

17:18 EST

Just as a powerful weather system that brought wild conditions to Western Australia clears the state, another round of wet and stormy weather is set to hit the South West, including Perth.

Bushfire royal commission hears that Black Summer smoke killed nearly 450 people

17:06 EST

Smoke from the Black Summer bushfires killed nearly 450 people and affected 80 per cent of the population, health experts have told a royal commission hearing.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 24/05 Mon 25/05 Tue 26/05

27.6°C

Browse Is, WA
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

31.5°C

Bidyadanga, WA
Avg: Rec:

32.8°C

West Roebuck, WA
Avg: Rec:

32.7°C

Wyndham Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

38.3°C

West Roebuck, WA
Avg: Rec:

-3.5°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -
Coldest

-7.9°C

Liawenee, Tas
Avg: Rec:

-6.8°C

Liawenee, Tas
Avg: Rec:
 

-7.9°C

Liawenee, Tas
Avg: Rec:

NNE 51km/h

Mt Read, Tas
Windiest

125km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA

109km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA

85km/h

Mt Read, Tas
-

0.2mm last hr

Sale Ap, Vic
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

79.6mm

Steep Point, WA
Avg: Rec:
- -

116.2mm

Mandora, WA
Avg: Rec:
 

487.2mm

Jingellic, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -
Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.0°C at
Bulman, NT in 2016
Lowest -6.0°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 2000
Highest 30.5°C at
Lake Cargelligo Ap, NSW/ACT in 1990
Lowest -14.2°C at
Namadgi National Park, NSW/ACT in 1987
Highest 536.6mm at
Orbost, Vic in 2017
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