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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Severe TC Debbie is causing destructive winds and heavy rain to the QLD coast. A trough in the north and west is producing thunderstorms. Brisk winds in the wake of a cold front over TAS is bringing a few showers. A high in the south is bringing settled conditions to SA.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
22.6 21 26

Mostly cloudy

Melbourne
 
19.4 14 22

Sunny

Brisbane
 
28.5 22 31

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
13.8 12 24

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
18.3 14 24

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
19.8 15 28

Increasing sunshine

Hobart
 
19.8 13 22

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
30.5 26 32

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

BOM warns Cyclone Debbie hours from making landfall in Queensland

10:36 EDT

The destructive core of Cyclone Debbie is already being felt along the north Queensland coastline, with wind gusts hitting Hamilton Island off the Whitsundays "like freight trains" and reports of roofs starting to lift in the Whitsundays.

Cyclone Debbie: Meet the storm chaser who gets a thrill from severe weather

10:19 EDT

Paul Lyons has learnt how to control the adrenaline surges, but being in the middle of a massive storm still awakens a primal fascination he first identified as a small child.

Cyclone Debbie captured in satellite images from space

09:44 EDT

International Space Station astronauts and NASA have captured incredible images of the size and fury of Cyclone Debbie off the coast of north Queensland.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/03 Sun 26/03 Mon 27/03

37.7°C

Camooweal, Qld
Hottest

42.5°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

44.0°C

Tarcoola Ap, SA

44.0°C

Moomba Ap, SA

44.6°C

Mandora, WA

7.3°C

Mt Read, Tas
Coldest

4.4°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

3.3°C

Collie East, WA

4.0°C

Mt Hotham Ap, Vic

-2.1°C

Liawenee, Tas

WNW 170km/h

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld
Windiest

127km/h

Marion Rf, Qld

105km/h

Marion Rf, Qld

222km/h

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld
-

0.4mm last hr

Rocky Gully, WA
Wettest

81.4mm

Archer River, Qld

72.4mm

Argyle Ap, WA

138.0mm

Proserpine Ap, Qld

138.0mm

Proserpine Ap, Qld
Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.8°C at
Roebourne, WA in 1998
Lowest -0.9°C at
Mt Wellington, Tas in 1995
Highest 34.0°C at
Mardie, WA in 1973
Lowest -7.2°C at
Kiandra Chalet, NSW/ACT in 1964
Highest 572.4mm at
Yeppoon, Qld in 1990
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