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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough and onshore winds are delivering showers and storms to eastern parts of NSW. A series of troughs with embedded lows are generating showers and storms over WA, the NT and tropical QLD. Troughs are also directing heat to WA, SA and to a lesser extent VIC.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
24.6 21 26

Possible thunderstorm

Melbourne
 
32.0 17 32

Sunny

Brisbane
 
26.1 21 29

Possible thunderstorm

Perth
 
29.7 21 36

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
36.2 25 37

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
23.6 13 28

Possible shower

Hobart
 
23.4 13 27

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
31.6 25 34

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

End in sight for Adelaide's string of wet seasons

16:05 EDT

Adelaide's rainy run that has spanned the last five seasons may come to an end in autumn.

Southeast Queensland's hot and dry summer

12:38 EDT

The southeast corner of Queensland will enter autumn longing for rain and cooler temperatures after enduring its hottest summer on record.

Brownhill Creek flood mitigation plan to protect '98 per cent' of Adelaide properties

21:58 EDT

Some $140 million will be spent on flood mitigation in Adelaide's inner-south and south-west over the next 20 years after an agreement between the State Government and five local councils.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02 Mon 27/02

40.6°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld
Hottest

42.2°C

Port Hedland Ap, WA

42.5°C

Eneabba, WA

41.0°C

Boulia Ap, Qld

48.7°C

Yeelirrie, WA

15.0°C

Armidale Ap, NSW/ACT
Coldest

0.5°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas

-0.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

1.3°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

SSE 46km/h

Forrest, WA
Windiest

77km/h

Maningrida Ap, NT

105km/h

Ben Nevis, Vic

87km/h

Wyndham Ap, WA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

105.4mm

Shellharbour, NSW/ACT

108.0mm

Evans Head, NSW/ACT

103.0mm

Nashua, NSW/ACT

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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