Australia: Record cold September in the east

Melbourne endures coldest month in 16 years
September 30, 2010

Melbourne has had its coldest September in 16 years, with only one day this month above 20 degrees, according to
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Adelaide finally thawing after coldest September in 18 years
September 30, 2010

Warmer days ahead will provide Adelaide residents with a good thawing out after enduring their coldest September in 18 years, according to
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Sydney’s coldest September in five years
September 30, 2010

After their coldest winter in 13 years Sydney residents have just experienced their coldest September in five years, according to
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Perth shivers through coldest September days in 15 years

Perth shivers through coldest September days in 15 years
September 30, 2009

Residents of Perth have just shivered through their coldest September days in at least 15 years, according to

The city had an average maximum of 19 degrees, slightly below the long term normal of 20. This made it the coldest September in terms of daytime temperatures since records began at the current site in 1994. In fact, on the 29th, the mercury struggled to just 14 degrees, the coldest September day in 10 years.

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Canberra: Coldest September day in 40 years

A wintry weekend in the southeast
September 28, 2009

…Yesterday Canberra topped at a measly eight degrees, its coldest September day in 40 years. Sydney only reached 17, its coldest in a month-and-a-half…

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Record freeze for AFL grand final

Record freeze for grand final
September 26, 2009

WEATHER forecasters are predicting temperatures to drop below 10 degrees during today’s Grand Final at the MCG.

The freezing Antarctic blast is set to make this the coldest premiership decider in history.

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NZ: It’s spring, but winter won’t quit

It’s spring, but winter won’t quit
September 25, 2009

It’s spring, and the clocks are about to go forward, but weather extremes have brought torrential rain around Auckland and snow in the lower North Island.

The extreme cold hit Manawatu, with snow falling in Dannevirke, Woodville and Norsewood. The region also had heavy rain and temperatures down to 3C.

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