Megan Levy Sydney's skyline darkened dramatically as a thunderstorm swept over the city on Monday morning - and it's a sign of what we can expect this Easter long weekend.
Peter Hannam Rainfall is increasing in the tropics across the world with the rise attributed to more big thunderstorms, new research by an Australian-led team has found.
Peter Hannam A prolonged burst of heat across inland Australia earlier this month set late-season records at dozens of weather sites and will probably have worsened drought conditions, the Bureau of Meteorology said.
Commuters are facing a miserable trip home after a rain front passed over the city on Tuesday afternoon
Josh Dye In the midst of Cyclone Pam, it's the roaring, howling sound Bev Norman remembers the most.
Arctic sea ice this year is the smallest in winter since satellite records began in 1979, in a new sign of long-term climate change, US data showed on Thursday
Peter Hannam Cyclone Nathan is closing in on the north Queensland coast, with US space agency NASA identifying “hot towers” at its core as a signal that the storm is intensifying.
Angela Macdonald-Smith Woodside Petroleum has closed its $15 billion Pluto LNG plant for safety reasons after a drilling rig drifted close to offshore gas flowlines.
Lisa Visentin, David Wroe, Rory Callinan Dazed Vanuatu residents and tourists find devastation in the wake of category-five storm Cyclone Pam.
David Wroe, Lisa Visentin Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has announced an initial $5 million aid package to cyclone-ravaged Vanuatu, after the category-five storm left eight people dead.
Matt Wade Extreme weather events like the one that devastated Vanuatu on Saturday are on the rise.
Georgina Mitchell TV producer Adam Boland and partner Kenny Ang took shelter as Cyclone Pam lashed Vanuatu.
A terrifying tropical cyclone which smashed into Vanuatu has wreaked widespread devastation, aid agencies say, raising fears that dozens may have died in what may be one of the South Pacific's worst weather disasters.
London: A massive storm is bearing down on the South Pacific island of Vanuatu, bringing with it gusts of up to 240 kilometres per hour and putting nearly 250,000 people at risk, aid agencies said on Friday.
Jessica Wright Whether you are going to the Grand Prix or any of the myriad other events taking place in Melbourne over the weekend, Mother Nature has decided to put on a fairly pleasant show.
Cameron Atfield The second Queensland cyclone of the season appears set to miss the coast, but coastal regions could yet feel the effects of Tropical Cyclone Nathan.
Ray Sparvell Communities in WA's Pilbara are bracing for destructive winds and possible flooding amid the onslaught of Tropical Cyclone Olwyn.