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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Troughs are generating unseasonably warm winds, showers and the odd storm in northern WA, the NT and QLD. A trough is bringing wintry winds and showers to southern NSW, VIC, TAS and SA. Showers are falling as snow on the alps. A strong cold front is approaching the southeast.

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
 
15.9 11 21

Sunny

Melbourne
 
10.1 7 15

Late shower

Brisbane
 
22.8 16 30

Sunny

Perth
 
13.4 13 31

Windy

Adelaide
 
11.6 9 15

Showers

Canberra
 
9.2 4 13

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
8.2 5 13

Possible shower

Darwin
 
27.5 25 34

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

Search for missing boatie Tony Higgins and the Margrel off SA coast enters third day

07:48 EST

An air search for missing sailor Tony Higgins in waters south of Adelaide will resume this morning.

NSW Government's $1 billion 'band-aid solution' for drought-proofing rural areas slammed

06:39 EST

The New South Wales Government has been asked to explain why more than $1 billion of taxpayers' money was being spent on two dams without finalised business cases.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 21/09 Tue 22/09 Wed 23/09

28.5°C

Argyle Aerodrome, WA
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

40.5°C

Julia Creek, Qld
Avg: Rec:

41.0°C

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

41.3°C

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

41.8°C

Mandora, WA
Avg: Rec:

-4.3°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-11.5°C

Bulman, NT
Avg: Rec:

-3.2°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

17.0°C

Smoky Cape, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:

-48.9°C

Bulman, NT
Avg: Rec:

E 48km/h

Gooseberry Hill, WA
Windiest

101km/h

Thargomindah, Qld

112km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

96km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
-
no rain last hr Wettest

107.0mm

Orbost, Vic
Avg: Rec:

74.0mm

Mount Read, Tas
Avg: Rec:

0.0mm

Ingham, Qld
Avg: Rec:

0.0mm

Ingham, Qld
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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