Weather

Sydney's cold mornings to continue

Angus McLean-Smith, 23-Jun

On Saturday morning Sydney awoke to its coldest morning of the year so far, at just seven degrees it was a good day to sleep in.

Canberra slow to thaw after frozen fog of a morning

Brett Dutschke, 23-Jun

Canberra took until brunch to shake off the frozen fog which had blanketed much of northern ACT just before sunrise when it had chilled to minus five degrees.

Potential rain for eastern Australia

Ben Domensino, 22-Jun

There are early signs that some welcome rain could develop across parts of eastern Australia next week.

Long, frosty night in southern Australia

Ben Domensino, 22-Jun

Canberra and Adelaide just had their coldest morning of 2018 after temperatures plummeted across southern Australia during the longest night of the year.

Rain returns to Sydney

Ben Domensino, 21-Jun

Sydney is having its first wetter than average month since last June, helping the city recover after its driest start to a year in more than a decade.

Frosty start to winter solstice

Ben Domensino, 21-Jun

It was another cold and frosty morning across the southern half a Australia on Thursday as the sun rose on the shortest day of the year.

Clear signs of drought in western NSW

Ben Domensino, 20-Jun

The prospect of El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is troubling for parched western NSW, where some places are experiencing their driest year to date in more than five decades.

Australia's shortest day of the year

Ben Domensino, 20-Jun

The southern hemisphere's winter solstice occurs in Australia on Thursday, marking the shortest day of the year across the country.

Australia on El Nino Watch

Ben Domensino, 19-Jun

The chance of an El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is increasing as the equatorial Pacific Ocean continues to warm.

Frost blankets central and eastern Australia

Ben Domensino, 19-Jun

Parts of Queensland experienced their lowest temperature in more than a decade on Tuesday morning as frost blanketed central and eastern Australia.

Frosty start to Tuesday

Ben Domensino, 18-Jun

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

Ben Domensino, 18-Jun

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Unlikely snow events in Australia

Kim Westcott, 17-Jun

It seems that every year, and especially around the first decent snowfall of the season, we always get asked where abouts it will snow.

Sunny skies but biting cold for Sydney

Jacobus Cronje, 17-Jun

Skies have been sunny across Sydney over the weekend, but a biting wind from a cold airmass over southeastern parts of the country is making it feel significantly colder than the mercury would suggest.

Southern Queensland feeling the tip of the iceberg

Jacobus Cronje, 16-Jun

A cold airmass with clear overnight skies brought the coldest morning so far this year to parts of southern Queensland.

Another bout of wet weather for parts of the Pilbara

Graeme Brittain, 16-Jun

Western parts of the Pilbara are in for another wet spell over the coming days.

Severe weather heading for WA

Ben Domensino, 15-Jun

After a dry and mostly sunny weekend in Perth, a burst of heavy rain and thunderstorms will affect the city from as early as Sunday night as a cold front sweeps over Western Australia.

Snow season 2018 takes off

Ben Domensino, 15-Jun

Australia's ski resorts are enjoying one of the best early-season snowfalls in years as a series of cold fronts sweep over the alps.

Severe weather threat in SA

Ben Domensino, 14-Jun

Southern parts of South Australia are under a severe weather warning this afternoon as a cold front starts to move over the state.

Antarctic air mass heading for Australia

Ben Domensino, 14-Jun

The coldest weather in a couple of years will cause widespread and low level snow in southeastern Australia this weekend.

Season's rain soaks western Qld in one day

Ben Domensino, 13-Jun

Parts of western Queensland have received more than two months' worth of rain in the last 24 hours.

Wintry weekend ahead for NSW

Ben Domensino, 13-Jun

Parts of NSW could have their coldest day in two years this weekend, allowing snow to reach low levels along the state's southern and central ranges.

Rain on the horizon for western Queensland

Ben Domensino, 12-Jun

Parts of central western Queensland could receive their heaviest rain in three months this week.

Snowy week ahead

Ben Domensino, 12-Jun

The first decent snowfall of the 2018 ski season is on the cards at the end of this week, and it won't just be the alps turning white.

Showers drench parts of the NSW coast

Drew Casper-Richardson, 10-Jun

Brisk southerly winds are driving showers onto coastal NSW with some places having their highest daily June total in five years.

Frosty calm in Tasmania ahead of cold fronts

Jacobus Cronje, 10-Jun

Tasmania enjoyed a crisp, frosty but clear Sunday morning ahead of a cold, rainy week.

Another cold front brushing southwest WA

Jacobus Cronje, 09-Jun

Following a week of wild frontal weather, and cleanup operations still active across the southwestern parts of the state, another cold front is delivering modest showers to southwestern WA this weekend.

Chilly mornings to come for southeast QLD

Graeme Brittain, 09-Jun

High pressure will bring some cold mornings for southeast districts of Queensland next week.

Grassy start to 2018 snow season

Ben Domensino, 08-Jun

Most of Australia's ski resorts won't be opening their slopes this long weekend, despite some fresh falls in the mountains today.

Northwest cloudband delivers welcome rain

Ben Domensino, 08-Jun

Parts of South Australia have enjoyed their best rain so far this year as the season's first northwest cloudband delivers welcome falls in the parched state.

More rain on the way for southern WA

Ben Domensino, 07-Jun

Perth will receive another bout of welcome rain this weekend as a cold front crosses Western Australia's South West Land Division.

Three months' rain in two days inundates Pilbara

Ben Domensino, 07-Jun

Heavy rain is drenching Western Australia's Pilbara district this week, with some areas receiving more than three times their entire monthly average in just two days.

Welcome rain to soak southern states

Ben Domensino, 06-Jun

Parts of southern Australia could see their best rain so far this year during the second half of this week.

Cool and damp start to winter in eastern NSW

Ben Domensino, 06-Jun

Rain has returned to parched areas of eastern NSW this week, with some places receiving their best falls so far this year during the last 24 hours.

Record June rain soaks western Gascoyne

Ben Domensino, 05-Jun

Parts of Western Australia's Gascoyne District just had their wettest June day on record, while damaging winds lashed the state's southwest.

Southeast Australian rainfall deficiencies worsening

Ben Domensino, 04-Jun

Rainfall deficiencies have increased across parts of southeastern Australia following the country's third driest May on record.

Flooding rain looms for northern WA

Ben Domensino, 04-Jun

More than a month's worth of rain could fall over Western Australia's North West Land Division during the coming days.

Red Centre not so red hot

Angus McLean-Smith, 03-Jun

Winter has well and truly arrived for Alice Springs after a run of freezing mornings in the Red Centre.

Bucketing down over New Zealand

Kim Westcott, 03-Jun

Across the ditch, heavy rain has settled in over the New Zealand's North Island where it looks to remain until Wednesday.