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National Summary

Troughs are triggering showers and storms in northern WA and the NT. A broad trough is also directing intense heat across central Australia to SA, northern VIC, NSW & western QLD, with a storms about VIC & inland NSW. Onshore winds are bringing a few showers to southern WA.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
25.4 25 40

Windy

Melbourne
 
17.0 15 19

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
22.1 20 32

Sunny

Perth
 
16.5 12 24

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
16.4 14 24

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
20.9 20 29

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
14.0 13 20

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
25.8 27 33

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

Severe to extreme heatwave conditions expected across south-east, eastern parts of Australia

00:40 EDT

The first significant heatwave of the season is here, and it's ending what's shaping up to be the nation's hottest November on record with a sizzle.

November heat records could be broken during sweltering weekend in NSW

15:56 EDT

November heat records could be broken today as the mercury climbs across New South Wales ? and there is no southerly change due until Sunday afternoon.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 26/11 Fri 27/11 Sat 28/11

38.9°C

Kintore, NT
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.9°C

Ngukurr, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -

46.5°C

Birdsville, Qld
Avg: Rec:

47.5°C

Marree Ap, SA
Avg: Rec:

47.5°C

Marree Ap, SA
Avg: Rec:

6.5°C

Mount Read, Tas
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-2.5°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
Avg: Rec:

-27.5°C

Bulman, NT
Avg: Rec:
 

-27.5°C

Bulman, NT
Avg: Rec:

NNW 64km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Windiest

100km/h

Maatsuyker Island, Tas

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

107km/h

Hay Ap, NSW/ACT
-

4.4mm last hr

King Island Ap, Tas
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

60.9mm

Mount Hart, WA
Avg: Rec:
- -

31.0mm

Mount Elizabeth, WA
Avg: Rec:
 

191.0mm

Moruya, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -
Australia's Records for November
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.7°C at
Birdsville Police Station, Qld in 1990
Lowest -3.1°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1967
Highest 38.0°C at
Balgo Hills, WA in 2015
Lowest -8.5°C at
Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT in 1973
Highest 630.0mm at
Bellenden Ker Top Stn, Qld in 1989
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