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National Summary

A pair of troughs are generating some storms and heavy rain over northern QLD and northwestern parts of WA. A front and trough are causing showers and gusty winds over coastal SA and southern WA. A high pressure system is bringing settled conditions across the east.

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National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
24.0 21 27

Mostly sunny

Melbourne
 
14.7 13 34

Windy

Brisbane
 
24.3 22 31

Mostly sunny

Perth
 
10.9 12 26

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
25.0 22 29

Windy

Canberra
 
15.0 12 33

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
11.4 12 29

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
25.3 26 34

Sunny

Videos

Weather News

Cyclonic rain brings crocodiles 250 metres from homes in Queensland's gulf

18:50 EDT

While many Gulf of Carpentaria residents rejoiced at the thorough drenching , others are glancing over their shoulders with a sense of fear.

Sparks fly for southern parts of WA overnight

12:21 EDT

An impressive area of thunderstorms swept across the southwest of the country last night.

Canberra's coldest February morning on record

09:58 EDT

The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

30.2°C

Barrow Island, WA
Hottest

41.0°C

Gascoyne Junction, WA

42.5°C

Eneabba, WA

40.0°C

Telfer Ap, WA

48.7°C

Yeelirrie, WA

2.0°C

Butlers Gorge, Tas
Coldest

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

-1.8°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT
 

-2.7°C

Thredbo Top Station, NSW/ACT

N 64km/h

Cape Willoughby, SA
Windiest

112km/h

Centre Island, NT

112km/h

Centre Island, NT

77km/h

Forrest, WA
-
no rain last hr Wettest

211.4mm

Centre Island, NT

214.0mm

Sweers Island, Qld
 

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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