While fallen trees may be a fascinating sight, they could be more dangerous than they look. Here's what causes them to spring back upright, and what you should do if you see a fallen tree.
Before it downgraded to a tropical low, the winds around Cyclone Trevor's eye peaked at 175kph, gusting to 250kph, which the Bureau of Meteorology says puts it on par with the notorious Cyclone Tracy. The weather system is moving south near Tennant Creek and will bring heavy rainfall and destructive winds to the Barkly region.
It might be the start of autumn but the summer-like weather is far from over in south-east Queensland, with the Bureau of Meteorology predicting sweltering conditions over the next few days.
Tropical Cyclone Oma has weakened to a sub-tropical low but is still whipping up damaging winds and dangerous surf, the Bureau of Meteorology says.
A crack team of the world's best weather scientists, including a researcher from Australia, has travelled to South America to study extreme thunderstorms, discovering one of the world's largest hailstones in the process.
As hail and thunderstorms continue to hit a number of areas across New South Wales, keen weather-watchers have documented unusual cloud formations called mammatus, or "mammary clouds" in the skies over parts of Sydney.
Residents from Kowanyama up to the Torres Strait Islands are being told to plan ahead for the possibility of a tropical low developing into a destructive cyclone.
Sydney was pelted with hailstones the size of tennis balls and golf balls, but some seemed to resemble more the shape of a cauliflower. Here's why.
There were plenty of incredible images of yesterday's storms in Sydney, but this wasn't one of them. Here's the fake images you might have shared accidentally.