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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low pressure trough in the northwest is drawing heat towards the coast as it produces thunderstorms. Another trough is triggering rain and storms over western and northern QLD and eastern NT. A high in the south is bringing generally settled conditions across the south.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
21.9 22 27

Late shower

Melbourne
 
16.2 16 20

Drizzle clearing

Brisbane
 
21.8 21 31

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
19.2 19 36

Sunny

Adelaide
 
15.7 14 26

Increasing sunshine

Canberra
 
18.8 14 32

Fog then sunny

Hobart
 
14.6 13 21

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
28.8 26 33

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred: Borroloola bridge collapses, town split in half after NT flooding

18:25 EDT

The community of Borroloola has been physically split in half after heavy rainfall and flooding caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred partly collapsed a bridge.

Victoria told national energy operator 'under no circumstances' could it cut power during NSW heatwave

17:21 EDT

The Victorian Government has told the national energy operator "under no circumstances" could it cut power to regional centres in order to keep .

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

13:45 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02

33.7°C

Thargomindah Ap, Qld
Hottest

40.1°C

Marble Bar, WA

40.7°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

41.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

48.7°C

Yeelirrie, WA

2.1°C

Liawenee, Tas
Coldest

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas

4.9°C

Maydena, Tas
 

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

W 55km/h

Mt Hartz, Tas
Windiest

77km/h

Forrest, WA

98km/h

Mt Hotham, Vic

103km/h

Mardie, WA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

128.0mm

Mt Sophia, Qld

210.0mm

Blue Rock Reservoir, Vic
 

290.0mm

Shoal Bay, NT
Australia's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.5°C at
Mardie, WA in 1998
Lowest -2.7°C at
Mt Wellington, Tas in 1994
Highest 35.0°C at
Moomba Ap, SA in 2004
Lowest -7.4°C at
Mt Wellington, Tas in 1994
Highest 907.0mm at
Crohamhurst, Qld in 1893
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