Australian Weather

WA
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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Troughs & a cold front are generating brisk winds, showers & highland snow in VIC, TAS, & southeast NSW & SA. Troughs extending from northern WA to southeast QLD demarcates a warm-cold boundary & is bringing the odd storm. Cool onshore winds bring showers to southern WA.

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
 
23.7 11 24

Sunny

Melbourne
 
16.6 9 19

Windy with showers

Brisbane
 
27.1 16 28

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
19.4 10 22

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
19.3 9 20

Late shower

Canberra
 
14.9 2 17

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
16.2 8 17

Windy with rain

Darwin
 
33.1 23 34

Sunny

Weather News

Wet and Windy Tasmania

13:06 EST

Heavy rain and gusty winds are battering the Apple Isle this weekend.

It's peak whale-watching time but catching a peek has been quite the challenge

02:18 EST

Queensland researchers say whale watchers have reported fewer sightings this east coast migration season.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 16/09 Fri 17/09 Sat 18/09

38.0°C

Douglas River, NT
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

39.8°C

Bradshaw-Angallari, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -

39.6°C

Bedourie, Qld
Avg: Rec:

41.2°C

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

41.2°C

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

-1.2°C

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

-3.7°C

Liawenee, Tas
Avg: Rec:

-0.5°C

Brunette Downs, NT
Avg: Rec:

-3.0°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Avg: Rec:

-9.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

W 83km/h

Cape Grim, Tas
Windiest

90km/h

Cape Leeuwin, WA

127km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

140km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
-

5.4mm last hr

Wynyard Ap, Tas
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

33.8mm

Roleystone, WA
Avg: Rec:

62.4mm

Mt Hotham, Vic
Avg: Rec:

40.8mm

Mount Read, Tas
Avg: Rec:

41.0mm

Mount Read, Tas
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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