Two tropical cyclones Marcia and Lam hit Australia on 20 February 2015. This is the first time that two cyclones have hit Australia at one time.
- The tropical cyclone Marcia smashed the Queensland coast between St Lawrence and Yeppoon. The storm arrived with little warning as a category-V storm, which has now been reduced to category-II.
- Other Cyclone Lam is a category IV storm which made landfall in the Northern Territory.