Rainfall and Temperature Records

Australia experiences a wide range of temperatures and rainfall. The highest rainfall events and the high and low temperatures for each state and the Northern Territory are given in the tables and brochures below.

See Daily Extremes for more information about daily rainfall and temperature records for each month and season.

Note: All records shown are valid as of 30 September 2014.

Note that each PDF brochure is approximately 1 MB.

National PDF brochure
PDF brochure for Queensland PDF brochure for New South Wales/ACT PDF brochure for Victoria PDF brochure for Tasmania PDF brochure for South Australia PDF brochure for Western Australia PDF brochure for the Northern Territory