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National Summary

A trough over the tropics is bringing showers and storms, heavy and gusty with a low in the Gulf of Carpentaria. Troughs in the west and east are generating showers and storms, with gusty showers in a cold front in the southwest. A low is generating cool showers over VIC and TAS.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
21.4 15 27

Sunny

Melbourne
 
15.5 11 20

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
26.4 23 32

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
21.2 18 25

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
18.6 13 23

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
13.9 5 23

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
12.5 10 18

Showers

Darwin
 
27.5 27 34

Mostly sunny

Videos

Weather News

BOM warns cyclone expected to form from tropical low over Gulf of Carpentaria

09:03 EDT

There is a high chance a tropical low that has been threatening for days to intensify into a cyclone in the Gulf of Carpentaria will finally do so today, the Bureau of Meteorology has said.

NSW emergency service cranks up campaign to stop people driving into floodwater

08:44 EDT

Emergency services are frustrated by people making bad decisions when faced with floodwater, as recent studies on flood deaths show young men and children are the most at-risk of dying.

NSW weather: Storm hits Hunter and Central Coast, BOM predicts heavy rainfall and winds

00:06 EDT

Severe thunderstorms that ravaged the Hunter region and the Central Coast of New South Wales are over, the Bureau of Meteorology says, but Ausgrid and SES volunteers are still working to repair the damage.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/02 Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02

30.5°C

Bowen, Qld
Hottest

43.6°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

42.8°C

Walgett Ap, NSW/ACT

41.0°C

Mandora, WA

48.7°C

Yeelirrie, WA

-1.2°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-0.7°C

Liawenee, Tas

-1.5°C

Mt Buller, Vic

-3.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-3.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

S 74km/h

Centre Island, NT
Windiest

109km/h

Cessnock Ap, NSW/ACT

100km/h

Murrurundi Gap, NSW/ACT

112km/h

Centre Island, NT
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy, NT
Wettest

216.0mm

Sweers Island, Qld

183.2mm

Borroloola, NT

121.0mm

Mornington Island, Qld

121.0mm

Mornington Island, Qld
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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