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National Summary

A series of low pressure systems and troughs are triggering thunderstorms over tropical QLD, the upper NT and WA. A trough and onshore winds over northeastern NSW and southern QLD are bringing rain and storms. A trough is drawing a hot airmass over central/southern parts of WA.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
22.3 20 25

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
17.4 16 32

Sunny

Brisbane
 
22.7 21 28

Possible thunderstorm

Perth
 
17.0 17 31

Sunny

Adelaide
 
15.6 15 33

Sunny

Canberra
 
16.3 11 27

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
13.3 12 28

Sunny

Darwin
 
25.0 25 32

Possible thunderstorm

Videos

Weather News

Biggest rain since last winter soaking NSW coast

15:26 EDT

Parts of the New South Wales coast are in for their biggest downpours since last winter, bringing a much needed drink to gardens and parks but also causing some flooding.

Adelaide to welcome autumn with heatwave

13:05 EDT

After a respite from intense summer heat over the last couple of weeks, Adelaide is set to sizzle once again.

Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02

29.7°C

Onslow Ap, WA
Hottest

42.8°C

Port Hedland Ap, WA

42.2°C

Port Hedland Ap, WA

42.0°C

Windorah, Qld

48.7°C

Yeelirrie, WA

2.2°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
Coldest

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas

0.5°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
 

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

ESE 53km/h

Willis Island, Qld
Windiest

75km/h

Solomon Ap, WA

77km/h

Maningrida Ap, NT

105km/h

Ben Nevis, Vic
-
no rain last hr Wettest

170.2mm

Innisfail, Qld

105.4mm

Shellharbour, NSW/ACT
 

290.0mm

Shoal Bay, 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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