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Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday A few showers and storms in the north. A band of rain and gusty winds crossing the south.

  • 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.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

32.6°C

Roebourne Ap
Hottest

41.6°C

Geraldton Ap

41.0°C

Gascoyne Junction

39.0°C

Mandora

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

10.7°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

10.1°C

Eyre

10.0°C

Eucla
 

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

WSW 48km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

70km/h

Carnarvon Ap

66km/h

Carnarvon Ap

68km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.2mm last hr

Shannon
Wettest

51.0mm

Kachana

38.6mm

Yulmbu
 

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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
08:30 WST
SW 20 43 18.9 12.4 18.9 66 4 2.4 1013.9
08:30 WST
SW 26 43 - - - - - 1.2 1013.8
08:30 WST
WSW 26 41 11.8 8.6 9.2 81 2 5.8 1009.3
18:00 WST
SSW 26 31 28.4 24.8 33.3 81 4 - 1009.6
08:20 WST
W 20 30 20.9 16.1 20.9 74 3 0.4 1009.7
08:30 WST
N 28 41 29.2 4.6 27.6 21 31 0.0 1008.6
08:30 WST
NW 13 17 30.3 25.0 36.6 73 4 0.0 1011.9
11:00 WST
NNE 26 35 28.4 -4.2 26.9 11 41 0.0 1016.8
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Weather News

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.

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

08:36 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.