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Current Warnings
 

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.

State Weather

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
28.4 21 28

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
22.1 16 27

Sunny

Brisbane
 
29.5 21 30

Possible shower

Perth
 
25.8 19 33

Sunny

Adelaide
 
29.7 16 34

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
25.3 15 31

Possible thunderstorm

Hobart
 
23.6 15 26

Cloudy

Darwin
 
31.4 26 33

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

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

12:00 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.

Heavy hailstorms hit Queanbeyan and south Canberra

07:05 EDT

Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.

Drought scheme helping western Qld contractors secure work raises $90,000

18:36 EDT

A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.

Extremes and Records

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

42.5°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

10.3°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 55km/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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