Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A trough and TC Niran are generating rain, gusty winds and storms in northern QLD. A low and trough are causing showers & storms over parts of WA. Cool onshore winds are bringing gusty showers to TAS. A trough is bringing the odd thundery shower to SE QLD/northeastern NSW.

State Weather

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Queensland Northern Territory Western Australia South Australia New South Wales/ACT Victoria Tasmania

National Synoptic

synoptic

Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
20.0 17 23

Clearing shower

Melbourne
 
15.2 12 18

Mostly cloudy

Brisbane
 
25.1 22 28

Possible shower

Perth
 
27.4 20 23

Possible thunderstorm

Adelaide
 
16.8 12 26

Sunny

Canberra
 
14.1 9 23

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
11.4 9 18

Cloudy

Darwin
 
28.8 26 33

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

Cyclone Niran forms near Queensland

08:04 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Niran has developed off the north Queensland coast this morning.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 27/02 Sun 28/02 Mon 01/03

38.4°C

Rabbit Flat, NT
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

41.4°C

Carnegie, WA
Avg: Rec:

41.3°C

Ballera, Qld
Avg: Rec:

42.9°C

Birdsville, Qld
Avg: Rec:

43.0°C

Oodnadatta, SA
Avg: Rec:

0.0°C

Kingfish B, Vic
Avg: Rec:
- -
Coldest

2.3°C

Mt Hotham Ap, Vic
Avg: Rec:

4.4°C

Perisher Valley, NSW/ACT
Avg: Rec:
- -

-2.2°C

Mt Buller, Vic
Avg: Rec:

-9.6°C

DUMONT D URVILLE, Tas
Avg: Rec:
- -

SSE 70km/h

Arlington Reef, Qld
Windiest

81km/h

Hamilton Island, Qld

92km/h

Hamilton Island, Qld

116km/h

Arlington Reef, Qld
-

32.8mm last hr

Learmonth, WA
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

84.4mm

Hamilton Island, Qld
Avg: Rec:

219.4mm

Alva Beach, Qld
Avg: Rec:

216.0mm

Cowley Beach, Qld
Avg: Rec:
- -

216.0mm

Cowley Beach, Qld
Avg: Rec:
- -
Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.8°C at
Roebourne, WA in 1998
Lowest -0.9°C at
Mt Wellington, Tas in 1995
Highest 35.0°C at
Pardoo, WA in 2016
Lowest -7.2°C at
Kiandra Chalet, NSW/ACT in 1964
Highest 572.4mm at
Yeppoon, Qld in 1990
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