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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Isolated storms in the north, dry in the south. Hot in the Kimberley and Pilbara.

  • Thursday Isolated showers and storms in the north. Hot to very hot in the Kimberley and Pilbara.

  • Friday Isolated thunderstorms in the north and northwest. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • Saturday Heavy rain and storms over the Kimberley. Very hot over western and central parts.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

31.7°C

Barrow Island
Hottest

41.0°C

Gascoyne Junction

42.5°C

Eneabba

40.0°C

Telfer Ap

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

8.0°C

Collie East
Coldest

10.0°C

Eucla

10.4°C

Mount Barker
 

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

SSW 38km/h

Barrow Island
Windiest

66km/h

Carnarvon Ap

68km/h

Cape Leeuwin

77km/h

Forrest
-

0.4mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

38.6mm

Yulmbu

80.0mm

Karri Valley
 

210.6mm

Karratha Ap
Western Australia's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.5°C at
Mardie in 1998
Lowest 13.3°C at
Mount Barker in 1914
Highest 35.0°C at
Exmouth Town in 1968
Lowest -1.0°C at
Salmon Gums in 1950
Highest 416.0mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 2013

Western Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Increasing sunshine
12 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 10 56 SW 21 48
Sunny
15 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 24 50 S 29 31
Cloudy
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 2 59 W 15 59
Possible shower
15 21 40% < 1mm Nil W 18 70 WSW 23 61
Sunny
10 26 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
20 32 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 31 46 SSW 31 40
Sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 8 51 S 8 32
Mostly sunny
15 23 20% < 1mm Nil W 21 53 SW 23 54
Mostly sunny
26 33 20% < 1mm Nil W 16 75 W 14 67
Sunny
21 36 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 21 32 SSW 17 18
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Weather News

Cyclonic rain brings crocodiles 250 metres from homes in Queensland's gulf

18:50 EDT

While many Gulf of Carpentaria residents rejoiced at the thorough drenching , others are glancing over their shoulders with a sense of fear.

Sparks fly for southern parts of WA overnight

12:21 EDT

An impressive area of thunderstorms swept across the southwest of the country last night.

Canberra's coldest February morning on record

09:58 EDT

The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.