Western Australian Weather

WA
Wed 10:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Sunny, warm-to-very warm in SW. Windy, warm in south. Windy, very warm in NW. Mostly sunny, very warm in NE.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in SW. Sunny, very warm in south. Windy, very warm in NW. Mostly sunny, very warm in NE.

  • Friday Fog then sunny, mild-to-warm in SW. Mostly sunny, warm in south. Windy, very warm in NW. Mostly sunny, very warm in NE.

  • Saturday Fog then sunny, mild-to-warm in SW. Mostly sunny, warm in south. Windy, hot in NW. Mostly sunny, hot in NE.

  • Sunday Fog then sunny, mild-to-warm in SW. Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in south. Mostly sunny, hot in NW. Sunny, very warm in NE.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/02 Mon 18/02 Tue 19/02

36.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

45.4°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Avg: Rec:

43.0°C

Telfer Ap
Avg: Rec:

47.3°C

Roebourne Ap
Avg: Rec:

19.1°C

Cape Leeuwin
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

7.2°C

Rocky Gully
Avg: Rec:

5.5°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

5.0°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

5.0°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

SE 38km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

83km/h

Curtin Ap

72km/h

Argyle Ap

90km/h

Halls Creek
-
no rain last hr Wettest

34.2mm

Mount Barnett
Avg: Rec:

30.4mm

Argyle Ap
Avg: Rec:

38.0mm

Curtin Ap
Avg: Rec:

38.0mm

Curtin Ap
Avg: Rec:
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 35.1°C at
Wittenoom in 2015
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 %
Sunny
20 34 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 46 WSW 23 40
Mostly sunny
16 28 30% < 1mm Nil SW 20 73 WSW 28 62
Sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 51 WSW 15 40
Mostly sunny
17 25 5% < 1mm Nil E 24 65 ESE 28 59
Sunny
20 39 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
22 30 5% < 1mm Nil S 27 70 SW 32 62
Possible thunderstorm
21 36 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 27 33 ENE 28 19
Sunny
15 26 5% < 1mm Nil E 14 51 SE 22 50
Thunderstorms clearing
28 33 20% < 1mm Nil W 17 69 W 21 64
Mostly sunny
24 40 5% < 1mm Nil E 28 16 SSE 19 8
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Oma could cross the southern Queensland coast, BOM says

12:04 EDT

Severe Tropical Cyclone Oma could possibly cross the southern Queensland coast, after changing direction overnight, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Cyclone Oma could approach southern Queensland coast from Thursday, BOM says

21:09 EDT

It is now looking more likely that Cyclone Oma could approach Brisbane and the south Queensland coast — but a lot of uncertainty remains.

What defending my home during Tasmania's bushfires taught me about disaster reporting

20:10 EDT

When a bushfire emergency warning was issued for Glen Huon and nearby areas in late January, I was in the ABC's Hobart newsroom — but not for long.