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National Summary

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie is causing heavy rain, strong winds and storms in SE QLD and NE NSW. A strong front is bringing rain and powerful winds along the NSW coast. A trough in the tropics is triggering a few storms. A high is keeping much of the nation dry and clear.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
16.5 16 23

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
15.0 11 18

Clearing shower

Brisbane
 
25.1 22 27

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
23.9 12 29

Sunny

Adelaide
 
15.1 9 19

Cloudy

Canberra
 
9.6 6 21

Sunny

Hobart
 
12.0 6 19

Sunny

Darwin
 
29.1 25 34

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Brisbane weather: Weather may worsen for south-east Queensland overnight, BOM says

19:57 EDT

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie's reign is not yet over, authorities say, with warnings severe weather may worsen for south-east Queensland overnight.

Cyclone Debbie photos capture trail of destruction across north Queensland

19:51 EDT

Queenslanders awoke to survey the full extent of Tropical Cyclone Debbie's destruction.

NSW floods: Evacuation orders, warnings for Lismore, Murwillumbah, Tweed Heads as rescues underway

19:47 EDT

Residents of Lismore city and areas around Murwillumbah and Tweed Heads have been ordered to evacuate as floodwaters threaten towns and properties in northern NSW.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/03 Tue 28/03 Wed 29/03

38.0°C

Century Mine, Qld
Hottest

44.0°C

Wilcannia Ap, NSW/ACT

44.0°C

Urandangi, Qld

43.9°C

Urandangi, Qld

44.6°C

Mandora, WA

0.1°C

Mt Hotham, Vic
Coldest

3.8°C

Mt Baw Baw, Vic

1.0°C

Thredbo Village, NSW/ACT

0.0°C

Mt Buller, Vic

-2.1°C

Liawenee, Tas

SSE 72km/h

Wattamolla, NSW/ACT
Windiest

222km/h

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld

262km/h

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld

124km/h

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld
-

1.4mm last hr

Beerburrum, Qld
Wettest

226.0mm

Sarina, Qld

337.0mm

Whitefords, Qld

355.5mm

Sarina, Qld

258.0mm

Lismore, NSW/ACT
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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