Last Updated: May 03, 2016

Weather: Canberra 4°C - 19°C . Becoming windy. Mostly sunny.

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Australian Summary: A powerful cold front is delivering damaging winds and showers to SA, VIC and TAS. A pair of troughs, combined with the jetstream are producing patchy rain and storms to central WA, NT and western and southern QLD. Unstable winds bringing thundery showers to Top End.

19.6°C
Adelaide
25.1°C
Alice Springs
27.8°C
Brisbane
33.5°C
Broome
30.5°C
Cairns
18.0°C
Canberra
31.6°C
Darwin
12.4°C
Hobart
19.2°C
Melbourne
19.0°C
Perth
24.2°C
Sydney
14°C
25°C
Sunny
Sydney
Sunny
14°C
19°C
Windy with showers
Melbourne
Windy with showers
19°C
30°C
Possible shower
Brisbane
Possible shower
14°C
20°C
Windy with showers
Adelaide
Windy with showers
10°C
22°C
Mostly sunny
Perth
Mostly sunny
4°C
19°C
Windy
Canberra
Windy
12°C
17°C
Rain
Hobart
Rain
25°C
33°C
Possible thunderstorm
Darwin
Possible thunderstorm
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