Australian Weather

Qld
Tue 07:21 EST
Current Warnings
 

National Summary

A broad trough is generating showers and storms in northern WA, the NT, QLD, and northeastern NSW. A weak front is bringing the odd light shower to TAS. Mostly clear elsewhere under a high pressure system.

State Weather

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

National Synoptic

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Capital Cities

NOW MIN MAX
Sydney
 
21.4 20 28

Possible shower

Melbourne
 
14.2 13 20

Possible shower

Brisbane
 
22.8 22 31

Possible thunderstorm

Perth
 
21.8 21 35

Mostly sunny

Adelaide
 
15.7 13 26

Mostly sunny

Canberra
 
16.9 12 28

Mostly sunny

Hobart
 
16.4 12 19

Mostly sunny

Darwin
 
25.3 25 32

Possible thunderstorm

Weather News

Ten years ago, La Nina drenched this property. This year, nothing but dust

10:47 EDT

When outback cattle farmer Gillian Fennell heard that the summer of 2020/21 would be a La Niña summer, she allowed herself to dream.

Severe storms to strike NSW and QLD today

09:55 EDT

Showers and thunderstorms will affect parts of Queensland and NSW today, with severe thunderstorms likely in some areas.

Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/03 Sun 07/03 Mon 08/03

29.4°C

Broome Port, WA
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

40.2°C

Kintore, NT
Avg: Rec:

41.3°C

Urandangi, Qld
Avg: Rec:
- -

42.0°C

Jervois, NT
Avg: Rec:

43.0°C

Oodnadatta, SA
Avg: Rec:

4.0°C

Mt Wellington, Tas
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-0.2°C

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

5.3°C

Mount Read, Tas
Avg: Rec:
 

-5.5°C

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

WSW 61km/h

Wilsons Promontory, Vic
Windiest

74km/h

Warburton, WA

74km/h

Roma Ap, Qld

94km/h

Maitland Airport, NSW/ACT
-

1.0mm last hr

Warrnambool, Vic
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

54.0mm

Milingimbi, NT
Avg: Rec:

81.0mm

Poverty Hill, Qld
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

24.0mm

Mt Seaview, NSW/ACT
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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