Weather forecasters are predicting a tropical low currently building strength in the Gulf of Papua will bring the Top End yet another burst of wet weather ahead of the start of the dry season.
In what is shaping up to become the second wettest wet season on record, Darwin has so far exceeded the normal rainfall levels in every month since October.
A number of locations in New South Wales had their coldest April morning in several years, including parts of Sydney.
Places like Armidale, Mudgee, Lithgow and Scone had their coldest morning for the month since 28 April 2015.
Australia's late-season cyclone surge continues this week and Darwin may be impacted in the coming days.
As Cyclone Ernie wanders off into the Indian Ocean without having impacted Australia's mainland, another system is brewing to the north of the country.
Brisbane has continued its run of sultry weather by notching up its warmest March on record.
Queensland's capital city had its warmest summer on record in terms of average temperature (combined minimum and maximum) and has followed suit at the start of autumn.
It's going to snow in Australia this weekend. A pool of cold air that originated over the Southern Ocean will spread across the nation's southeast on Sunday in the wake of a cold front.
Australia has just doubled last season's number of tropical cyclones after Ernie joined the tally overnight.
Tropical Cyclone Ernie became Australia's sixth cyclone of the season when it formed around 900km to the northwest of WA during the early hours of Friday morning.
Check out the weekend forecast as ex-cyclone Debbie starts to move away from New Zealand during Friday and a large high starts to roll in.
While it will be cold at night to begin with for many areas, the daytime weather looks pretty settled and dry apart from one or two showers.
The remnants of ex-cyclone Debbie are today and tomorrow deepening around New Zealand and will bring rain heavy enough to cause flooding, also strong winds which may be damaging. The high humidity and heat also means thunderstorms and isolated small tornadoes are possible in this unstable set up.
We go into details and track how this low will cross the country over the next few days.