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Current Warnings
 

National Summary

Ex-TC Kelvin and an associated trough is showers and storms over WA and western SA. A broad low pressure trough is triggering showers and storms over northern NSW and throughout QLD, some severe. Brisk southerly winds along the NSW coast are causing a few showers.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
18.5 19 24

Cloudy

Melbourne
 
16.7 15 30

Mostly sunny

Brisbane
 
24.6 22 27

Showers

Perth
 
17.9 16 29

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
24.9 23 29

Rain

Canberra
 
11.4 8 27

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
11.6 10 20

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
24.9 25 31

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Dust storm takes outback Queensland town by surprise, damages homes

18:23 EDT

Charleville has been transformed into an apocalyptic sea of orange, as a dust storm whips through the south-western Queensland town.

Severe storms strike Queensland

16:50 EDT

It has been a cool and wet day in central Queensland as severe storms affect parts of the state.

Broome smashes annual rainfall record in less than two months as Cyclone Kelvin caps big wet

16:46 EDT

Broome has officially endured its wettest year on record after more than two years' worth of rain fell on the Kimberley in the past two months.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 18/02 Mon 19/02 Tue 20/02

33.0°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld
Hottest

45.6°C

Urandangi, Qld

46.1°C

Birdsville Ap, Qld

45.0°C

Urandangi, Qld

46.5°C

Winton Ap, Qld

1.1°C

Liawenee, Tas
Coldest

0.6°C

Mt Wellington, Tas

-44.0°C

Bulman, NT
 

-44.0°C

Bulman, NT

NE 62km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
Windiest

88km/h

Southern Cross Ap, WA

101km/h

Julia Creek Ap, Qld

103km/h

Moranbah Ap, Qld
-

0.6mm last hr

Red Rocks Point, WA
Wettest

131.0mm

Dampier Downs Airstrip, WA

72.0mm

Dalby 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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