Weather

Fronts and troughs leading to seesaw temperatures in southeast Australia

Jacobus Cronje, 23-Sep

Cloud cover and wind direction changes are conspiring to make for very fast changes in temperature over parts of Victoria and NSW on Saturday.

Cloud suppressing temperatures over Sydney

Graeme Brittain, 23-Sep

While temperatures are already soaring into the high 20's over Illawarra, the mercury is struggling in the low 20's across Sydney this morning.

AFL Finals Weather

Alex Zadnik, 22-Sep

It's going to be a balmy night for the 50,000 strong crowd at the Adelaide Oval tonight, while the Richmond Army should brace for a blustery change from the west on Saturday.

Wild weather targets WA

Ben Domensino, 22-Sep

Severe weather is lashing Western Australia today with warnings in place across half of the state.

New season peak snow depth

Ben Domensino, 21-Sep

While parts of eastern Australia are bracing for record-breaking early spring heat this weekend, the alps are stubbornly continuing their purple patch of snow accumulation well into September.

Weekend heat: Which records will be broken?

Ben Domensino, 21-Sep

Unprecedented September heat is forecast to affect parts of eastern Australia this weekend.

Hot end to the week for multiple states, territories

Ben Domensino, 20-Sep

A pool of hot air is about to sweep across Australia, producing a spring heatwave in some areas and challenging records in others.

Weekend heat to challenge records in NSW

Ben Domensino, 20-Sep

Unusually intense September heat will sweep across NSW this weekend ahead of a dry and gusty change, elevating fire danger ratings across the parched state.

Sydney's driest start to spring on record

Ben Domensino, 19-Sep

Sydney is having its driest start to spring on record and the city was particularly parched today.

Hurricane Maria: Dominica's strongest on record

Ben Domensino, 19-Sep

Hurricane Maria has begun a multi-day path of destruction through the Caribbean islands.

Hurricane Maria following similar path to Irma

Ben Domensino, 18-Sep

The second hurricane in a fortnight to affect the Caribbean will cause destructive winds and flooding rain in the coming days.

Turbulent Monday for Victoria and Tasmania

Ben Domensino, 18-Sep

It was a blustery start to the week in the nation's southeast as a cold front and trailing low pressure system prompted severe weather warnings in multiple states.

Dry start to spring in Queensland

Rob Sharpe, 17-Sep

Queenslanders are enjoying stunning sunny skies almost everyday with rain very hard to find.

Stubborn spring frost in Canberra

Jacobus Cronje, 17-Sep

With some parts of the country already having days that feel like summer and mornings where no jumper is needed, it looks like Canberra will have to put up with frosty mornings for the time being.

Afternoon Storms quench Melbourne's Thirst

Joel Pippard, 16-Sep

Showers and storms on Friday afternoon have brought the parched city of Melbourne their greatest 24 hour rain since ANZAC day.

Rainfall for Perth next week offers little respite to dry September

Jacobus Cronje, 16-Sep

Following a relatively dry month with rainfall days few and far apart, Perth looks to receive some respectable rainfall before the end of September.

Twin typhoon threat in Asia

Ben Domensino, 15-Sep

Typhoon Talim is bearing down on Japan after narrowly missing China's biggest city, while parts of southeast Asia are bracing for weekend floods.

Australia's snow depth reaches new peak

Ben Domensino, 15-Sep

The Australian alps are having their best snow season in nearly two decades and the base just keeps getting deeper.

Warming up in the west

Ben Domensino, 14-Sep

Perth is forecast to have its warmest day since May on Friday.

Snow replaces near-record September heat in NSW

Ben Domensino, 14-Sep

Winter-like weather has returned to NSW following a burst of early spring heat on Wednesday.

Sydney's record early-season heat

Ben Domensino, 13-Sep

Sydney is having its warmest day this early in the season on record.

Season's first fire bans issued in NSW

Ben Domensino, 13-Sep

The first total fire bans of the season for NSW are in effect today as warm and dry winds fan parched vegetation across the state.

Mid-week heat targets eastern Australia

Ben Domensino, 12-Sep

Parts of Australia's east coast are forecast to have their warmest September day in three to four years tomorrow.

More spring snow on the way

Ben Domensino, 12-Sep

Australia's alps are about to see four days of fresh spring snowfalls, extending the season's purple patch into the middle of September.

Spring warmth building in central Australia

Ben Domensino, 11-Sep

Most of Australia is cloud-free today and it's allowing temperatures to rise in the interior.

Hurricane Irma's long path of destruction

Ben Domensino, 11-Sep

Hurricane Irma continues to cause life threatening weather after making landfall in Florida on the weekend.

Dry spell continues across most of the country

Bob Neil, 10-Sep

Earlier this year, parts of Western Australia were in for a soaking, with some locations such as Port Hedland and Broome receiving an amount equal to their yearly average over the January and February period (nearly 500mm).

Hurricane Irma bearing down on Florida

Rob Sharpe, 10-Sep

Hurricane Irma has already caused destruction in a string of Atlantic Islands, with Florida next in its path.

Small top up on the way for ski resorts in cracker season

Rob Sharpe, 09-Sep

Australia's resorts are enjoying their best weekend in over a decade.

September Temperatures Set to Soar

Bob Neil, 09-Sep

Temperatures are set to build from Monday before peaking on Wednesday, with temperatures far exceeding the September average.

Deep snow covering Australia's alps

Ben Domensino, 08-Sep

Australia's 2017 ski season has reached new heights this week.

Top End fire danger

Ben Domensino, 08-Sep

Parts of the Northern Territory's Top End are facing extreme fire danger today as hot, dry and windy weather prevails.

Hurricane Irma on a destructive path towards Florida

Ben Domensino, 07-Sep

Hurricane Irma is producing a path of severe weather through the Caribbean islands this week as it approaches America's southeastern states.

Southern lights set to shine

Ben Domensino, 06-Sep

People living in southern Australia may be able to see the Aurora Australis on Thursday night.

Elevated fire potential in NSW this season

Ben Domensino, 06-Sep

This year's bushfire season has the potential to be worse than usual in parts of NSW.

Unseasonable bitter cold dragging on

Brett Dutschke, 05-Sep

Apart from a brief spurt of spring-like warmth to start the season, much of southeastern Australia, is stuck in a mid-winter rut.

Late-season boost for Australian snowfields

Brett Dutschke, 05-Sep

The snowiest week of the year has begun.

Snowiest week of the year cranking up

Brett Dutschke, 04-Sep

The snowiest week of the year has begun with 70-110cm of fresh snow due to fall across the main resorts, taking the natural snow depth to not only a season high but the highest in several years.

Winter bites back

Graeme Brittain, 04-Sep

One of the coldest blasts of the year is sweeping across southeastern Australia, more typical of July than September.

Blizzards developing on Australian Alps as we enter season's snowiest week

Brett Dutschke, 03-Sep

Wind is howling as we enter what should be the snowiest week of the year with 70-120 centimetres of fresh snow due to fall across the main resorts.

Spring storms strike NSW

Rob Sharpe, 03-Sep

The first spring storms have formed over NSW, a sign of things to come.