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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Low pressure troughs extending across WA, the NT and into central QLD are triggering the showers and storms. A trough and cold front is producing the odd shower for SA, VIC and TAS. Onshore winds about southern WA and the eastern seaboard are bringing a few showers.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
27.8 19 29

Sunny

Melbourne
 
28.7 17 27

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
29.8 21 31

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
29.2 17 31

Sunny

Adelaide
 
35.9 16 35

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
31.6 12 33

Sunny

Hobart
 
24.1 15 25

Possible shower

Darwin
 
32.6 26 33

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

The temperature see-saw continues for Hobart

15:18 EDT

After a warm weekend, daytime temperatures will head in the other direction during the week ahead.

Run of cool mornings continues for eastern interior

10:28 EDT

The interior of eastern Australia has had a run of below-average cool mornings, thanks to clear overnight skies that have persisted for quite some time.

North Queensland flood emergency brings heroes and heartbreak in equal measure

09:27 EDT

As north Queenslanders continue to deal with the fallout of unprecedented flooding, we take a look at the stories of resilience to emerge from the natural disaster.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 14/02 Fri 15/02 Sat 16/02

43.6°C

Paraburdoo Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

44.0°C

Brunette Downs, NT
Avg: Rec:

45.0°C

Brunette Downs, NT
Avg: Rec:

47.3°C

Roebourne Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

47.3°C

Roebourne Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

10.1°C

Mt Read, Tas
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

2.5°C

Mt Baw Baw, Vic
Avg: Rec:

4.5°C

Ararat, Vic
Avg: Rec:

1.0°C

Liawenee, Tas
Avg: Rec:

-3.0°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Avg: Rec:

NNW 46km/h

Low Rocky Point, Tas
Windiest

109km/h

Maatsuyker Is, Tas

79km/h

Double Is Pt, Qld

124km/h

Broome Ntc, WA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.4mm

Newman Ap, WA
Avg: Rec:

38.0mm

Bramwell, Qld
Avg: Rec:
- -

76.0mm

Mutarnee, Qld
Avg: Rec:
- -

40.2mm

Mount Bundey South, NT
Avg: Rec:
- -
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 35.1°C at
Wittenoom, WA in 2015
Lowest -7.4°C at
Mt Wellington, Tas in 1994
Highest 907.0mm at
Crohamhurst, Qld in 1893
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