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National Summary

A monsoon trough and tropical cyclone Alfred are generating gusty storms and heavy showers over the Gulf of Carpentaria. A trough in the west is causing showers and storms over WA. A trough and embedded low is bringing cooler air and showers to VIC and TAS.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
25.6 15 27

Sunny

Melbourne
 
18.8 11 20

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
30.7 23 32

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
24.3 18 25

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
20.2 13 23

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
18.5 5 23

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
17.7 10 18

Showers

Darwin
 
30.6 27 34

Mostly sunny

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Weather News

Alice Springs the calm centre of Australia's wild weekend weather

13:15 EDT

With wild weather having erupted across the margins of the continent over the weekend, the interior of Australia was pleasantly devoid of significant weather.

Sydney storms: 12,000 insurance claims lodged from hailstorm, $31 million in damages

10:53 EDT

More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria, BOM warns of damaging winds, rain

09:57 EDT

A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/02 Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02

36.1°C

Mandora, WA
Hottest

43.6°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

42.8°C

Walgett Ap, NSW/ACT

41.0°C

Mandora, WA

48.7°C

Yeelirrie, WA

-0.2°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
Coldest

-0.7°C

Liawenee, Tas

-1.5°C

Mt Buller, Vic

-3.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-3.0°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

S 81km/h

Centre Island, NT
Windiest

109km/h

Cessnock Ap, NSW/ACT

100km/h

Murrurundi Gap, NSW/ACT

112km/h

Centre Island, NT
-

0.6mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap, WA
Wettest

216.0mm

Sweers Island, Qld

183.2mm

Borroloola, NT

211.0mm

Centre Island, NT

211.4mm

Centre Island, 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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