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National Summary

A deepening trough offshore is bringing showers and storms to NSW and QLD. 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 VIC.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
22.8 21 26

Possible thunderstorm

Melbourne
 
18.5 17 32

Sunny

Brisbane
 
21.8 21 29

Possible thunderstorm

Perth
 
21.5 21 36

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
26.3 25 37

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
13.3 13 28

Possible shower

Hobart
 
16.2 13 27

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
26.1 25 34

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

WA farmers warned recent heavy rain could cause worm infestations in sheep

18:18 EDT

Sheep producers across WA have been urged to monitor signs of increased worm burden in their flocks, following unseasonal downpours across large parts of the state earlier this month.

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.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/02 Mon 27/02 Tue 28/02

32.8°C

Kintore, NT
Hottest

42.5°C

Eneabba, WA

41.0°C

Boulia Ap, Qld

42.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

5.7°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
Coldest

-0.9°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT

1.3°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
 

SE 42km/h

Bougainville Reef, Qld
Windiest

105km/h

Ben Nevis, Vic

87km/h

Wyndham Ap, WA

103km/h

Ben Nevis, Vic
-

0.8mm last hr

Olympic Park, NSW/ACT
Wettest

108.0mm

Evans Head, NSW/ACT

103.0mm

Nashua, 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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