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Sunday January 22, 2017

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 AEDT A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.
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Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 AEDT Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.
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Saturday January 21, 2017

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 AEDT In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.
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Stormy conditions again for Aotearoa

11:51 AEDT Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.
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Friday January 20, 2017

Adelaide's sodden summer

17:04 AEDT Adelaide is having the wettest summer to date in more than half a century.
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South reeling as severe weather spreads east

12:03 AEDT Severe weather will spread over parts of eastern Australia today after a wild night in the nation's south.
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Thursday January 19, 2017

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 AEDT Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
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WA flooding continues

12:56 AEDT Record-breaking rain is causing flooding over parts of Western Australia this week, while parched Perth misses out once again.
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Wednesday January 18, 2017

Records are all about timing

12:29 AEDT Last night was warmer than any official minimum temperature previously recorded in Sydney, but it wasn't a new record.
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Sweaty Sydney eyes off January record

08:26 AEDT Sydney has endured another sweaty night during what could be shaping up to be the city's warmest January on record.
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Tuesday January 17, 2017

Fire fuel loads increase after recent heat in NSW

16:34 AEDT Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
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Heat fuelling southern fire danger today

11:12 AEDT Total fire bans are in place for parts of South Australia and Victoria today as temperatures soar ahead of an approaching cool change.
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Monday January 16, 2017

Landlocked low brings flooding rain

13:12 AEDT A tropical low that inundated northwest Queensland on the weekend will spread heavy rain and flooding across parts of the Northern Territory and Western Australia during the next few days.
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Extreme heatwave to return this week

11:25 AEDT Last week's oppressive heatwave in eastern Australia came to a close as widespread storms developed over New South Wales and Queensland on the weekend.
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Sunday January 15, 2017

Scorching heat for final week of the Big Bash

12:59 AEDT The final week of the Big Bash bandwagon is moving from Australia's west to east, coinciding with the movement of the hottest temperatures.
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Heavy rain for southern QLD

12:18 AEDT Overnight, southern Queensland experienced another bout of heavy downpour with storms.
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Saturday January 14, 2017

Cold start for hot WA' s Bunbury

14:04 AEDT Bunbury had its coldest morning so far this year, when temperatures in the early hours of the morning dropped down to nine degrees.
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Sydney's sweltering summer continues

12:03 AEDT The Sydney Basin experienced exceptionally hot temperatures last night, with only a brief respite before the heat returns early next week.
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Friday January 13, 2017

NSW baking ahead of hot night in Sydney

14:15 AEDT Much of New South Wales is enduring extremely high temperatures today, although Sydney's hottest weather may be tonight.
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Severe weather in four southern states

11:00 AEDT A cold front bringing rain and storms to South Australia this morning will lash parts of Victoria, New South Wales and Tasmania with damaging winds during the next 24 hours.
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Thursday January 12, 2017

Wild night of wind, rain ahead for SA

17:48 AEDT Parts of South Australia are bracing for a night of heavy rain and storms, with the threat of flooding and wind damage.
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Gruelling heatwave intensifies near its end

14:52 AEDT An extreme heatwave affecting parts of central and eastern Australia will come to a scorching end during the next few days, although more hot weather is just around the corner.
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Wednesday January 11, 2017

Warm night ahead of scorching day for parts of NSW

12:56 AEDT With heatwave conditions currently being experienced over much of central and eastern Australia, it should come as no surprise that parts of New South Wales had their warmest night in quite some time.
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A stark contrast in conditions

12:16 AEDT Whilst the Queensland North Tropical Coast has been deluged by heavy monsoonal rains, parts of Western Australia have not seen a single drop of rain.
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Tuesday January 10, 2017

Mid-week heat from Oodnadatta to Sydney

15:41 AEDT Heatwave conditions will intensify across large parts of central and eastern Australia on Wednesday, as temperatures soar in Sydney.
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A month's rain in three days brings flooding in Qld

11:55 AEDT Three days of torrential rain has left rivers overflowing in parts of northern Queensland this morning.
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Monday January 9, 2017

North Tropical Coast flooding

17:10 AEDT Rivers are flooding along Queensland's North Tropic Coast after an overnight deluge, with more heavy falls on the way.
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Fires and heatwaves across Australia

12:44 AEDT A severe heatwave will grip parts of eastern Australia this week as severe fire danger threatens the west.
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Sunday January 8, 2017

Soaking start to the year continues in QLD

15:27 AEDT Tropical Queensland has enjoyed a bleak start to the year, with soaking rain for dry soil.
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The week of change for Melbourne

09:43 AEDT After running hot for the the final week of last year, a new year brought cooler temperatures across the city.
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Saturday January 7, 2017

Brief respite under clear skies for Tasmania

12:03 AEDT Following a significant rainfall event on Monday and gusty winds at times throughout the week, Tasmania is seeing a fine, warm and relatively calm day.
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Heat returns for Sydney

11:55 AEDT Temperatures are on the rise again for parts of the Harbour City, with heatwave condition on the cards for the first part of next week.
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Friday January 6, 2017

Monsoon trough brings the rain

16:15 AEDT The monsoon trough has been filling rain gauges in northern Australia this week.
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Hot days and sweaty nights ahead

13:17 AEDT Temperatures are soaring in South Australia today as eastern parts of the country brace for another round of heat.
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Thursday January 5, 2017

Southern storms

17:09 AEDT Severe thunderstorm warnings have been issued for parts of South Australia and Victoria this afternoon.
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A look back at 2016

12:11 AEDT Australia's Bureau of Meteorology released its Annual Climate Statement for 2016 today.
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Wednesday January 4, 2017

Tropical low inundates Kimberley

13:58 AEDT Western Australia's Kimberley is enduring another bout of heavy rain and storms as the second tropical low in three weeks crosses the region.
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Queensland's central coast flooded overnight

11:28 AEDT Roads were underwater last night as Queensland's central coast received more rain in 12 hours than the past two months combined.
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Tuesday January 3, 2017

Turbulent start to new year for NSW

16:46 AEDT A string of warm and humid days at the end of December gave way to heavy rain and violent thunderstorms in northeast New South Wales at the start 2017.
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Hot start to 2017 for southern Australia

11:44 AEDT The first wave of heat for 2017 will sweep across southern Australia this week.
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Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 AEDT A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

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