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National Summary

A trough is swinging through WA, bringing cloud and cooler winds to the southwest. A high pressure ridge is keeping most of SA, VIC and TAS mostly dry and sunny. A trough is generating isolated showers for the NT Top End. Tropical Cyclone Tatiana is not affecting Australia.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
28.2 21 28

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
22.5 16 27

Sunny

Brisbane
 
30.1 21 30

Possible shower

Perth
 
27.6 19 33

Sunny

Adelaide
 
30.2 16 34

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
26.8 15 31

Possible thunderstorm

Hobart
 
24.0 15 26

Cloudy

Darwin
 
32.0 26 33

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

Valentine's Day should turn up the heat

12:59 EDT

For those seeking the perfect weather for the perfect date this Valentine's weekend, Australian capital cities seem sure to share the love! Brisbane and Darwin will be hot and steamy as per usual, expecting a maximum temperature into the low 30s on both days.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

12:26 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.

Cloncurry stormwater mitigation project gets $800K amid hopes of more housing development

12:21 EDT

The Cloncurry Shire Council in north-west Queensland has received more than $800,000 in State Government funding to address the town's stormwater drainage issues.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

44.1°C

Roebourne Ap, WA
Hottest

45.6°C

Nyang, WA

46.4°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

47.0°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

47.0°C

Roebourne Ap, WA

11.3°C

Mt Wellington, Tas
Coldest

5.5°C

Corryong Airport, Vic

3.6°C

Liawenee, Tas

4.0°C

Lake St Clair, Tas

-0.3°C

Liawenee, Tas

SE 53km/h

Double Is Pt, Qld
Windiest

87km/h

Windy Point, NSW/ACT

70km/h

Hamilton Island Ap, Qld

75km/h

Kalgoorlie, WA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

84.6mm

Palmerville, Qld

895.6mm

Sheoaks, Vic

79.0mm

Horn Island, Qld

79.0mm

Horn Island, Qld
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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