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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A low and associated troughs over the NT and QLD are generating widespread showers and thunderstorms. A weak trough in the south is leading to showers and a few thunderstorms over VIC and TAS. Onshore winds are bringing a few light showers to the NSW coast.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
22.6 22 33

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
27.2 25 29

Windy with showers

Brisbane
 
22.6 23 27

Showers

Perth
 
16.6 15 32

Sunny

Adelaide
 
19.9 19 26

Clearing shower

Canberra
 
18.6 16 32

Late shower

Hobart
 
18.1 18 21

Rain

Darwin
 
26.4 26 32

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Queensland Weather: Flood warnings and rescues as state's deluge continues

06:12 EDT

Sodden south-east Queensland is in for another wet day as flooding and swift water rescues keep emergency services busy.

Queensland weather: Eight rescues as torrential rain floods state's south-east

22:10 EDT

Eight people have been rescued after being caught in flash flooding on the Sunshine and Fraser Coasts as much of the state continues to be hammered by heavy rain.

Queensland weather: Man rescued from floodwaters, heavy rain tipped across state

16:49 EDT

A man has been rescued from floodwater on the Sunshine Coast at Maleny as heavy rain continues to fall along much of Queensland's coastline.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 21/02 Thu 22/02 Fri 23/02

31.2°C

Tennant Creek Ap, NT
Hottest

44.0°C

Urandangi, Qld

43.0°C

Century Mine, Qld

42.0°C

Tennant Creek Ap, NT

46.5°C

Winton Ap, Qld

10.8°C

Newdegate, WA
Coldest

-0.5°C

Liawenee, Tas

6.0°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
 

-3.2°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

NNW 75km/h

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Windiest

83km/h

Double Is Pt, Qld

114km/h

Tarcoola Ap, SA

103km/h

Renmark Ap, SA
-

1.4mm last hr

Victoria River Downs, NT
Wettest

227.0mm

Kununurra, WA

91.0mm

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld
 

370.6mm

Broome Ap, WA
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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