A low pressure trough extending from northern WA, across the NT and into SA is producing widespread dry thunderstorms. Another weak trough is also producing thunderstorms about southern QLD and northern NSW. An front is generating rain and showers over southern TAS and VIC.
13:26 EDT If the monthly weather could be summarised by a song title, what would it be? It was all quiet on the western front with Perth temperatures reaching an average of 18.5 degrees (maximum and minimum combined) for October, which is just about one degree above the norm.