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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, some severe. A trough is dragging a hot airmass over much of WA.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
19.5 20 25

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
20.7 16 32

Sunny

Brisbane
 
23.9 21 28

Possible thunderstorm

Perth
 
21.4 17 29

Sunny

Adelaide
 
18.8 15 33

Sunny

Canberra
 
9.7 11 27

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
15.6 12 28

Sunny

Darwin
 
24.6 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
Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02

32.8°C

Paraburdoo Ap, WA
Hottest

43.0°C

Ballera Gas Field, Qld

42.8°C

Port Hedland Ap, WA

42.2°C

Port Hedland Ap, WA

48.7°C

Yeelirrie, WA

2.7°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Coldest

1.8°C

Liawenee, Tas

-0.6°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas

0.5°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas

-9.1°C

Rowley Shoals, WA

NE 53km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
Windiest

103km/h

Mardie, WA

75km/h

Solomon Ap, WA

77km/h

Maningrida Ap, NT
-

0.8mm last hr

Point Stuart, NT
Wettest

134.1mm

Blue Rock Reservoir, Vic

170.2mm

Innisfail, Qld

105.4mm

Shellharbour, NSW/ACT

60.0mm

Albion Park, NSW/ACT
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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