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National Summary

A low and trough in WA are generating flooding rain and storms over the southern interior. A tropical low is deepening off the northern QLD coast, causing wind and rain to increase. A high in the southeast is bringing warm northerly winds across SA, VIC and TAS.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
23.3 18 25

Late shower

Melbourne
 
27.2 18 26

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
27.0 22 29

Clearing shower

Perth
 
22.9 15 26

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
25.0 21 30

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
17.9 11 22

Late shower

Hobart
 
17.4 12 20

Possible shower

Darwin
 
29.1 25 32

Possible thunderstorm

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Weather News

Queensland braces for Tropical Cyclone Debbie

12:37 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.

Cyclone Debbie could hit north Queensland as category five, Bureau of Meteorology warns

12:09 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Category four cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

11:00 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03

40.1°C

Moomba Ap, SA
Hottest

42.8°C

Urandangi, Qld

42.5°C

Urandangi, Qld

42.1°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

44.6°C

Mandora, WA

8.8°C

Mt Wellington, Tas
Coldest

3.9°C

Mt Wellington, Tas

0.1°C

Liawenee, Tas

5.0°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

-2.1°C

Liawenee, Tas

ESE 68km/h

Marion Rf, Qld
Windiest

92km/h

Norah Head, NSW/ACT

94km/h

Port Hedland Ap, WA

85km/h

Lihou Reef, Qld
-

6.6mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap, WA
Wettest

133.0mm

Mount Jukes, Qld

175.0mm

Mackay North, Qld

92.0mm

Leonora Ap, WA

92.0mm

Leonora Ap, WA
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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