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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

30.0°C

Telfer Ap
Hottest

41.6°C

Geraldton Ap

41.0°C

Gascoyne Junction

39.0°C

Mandora

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

12.7°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

10.1°C

Eyre

10.0°C

Eucla
 

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

WNW 37km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

70km/h

Carnarvon Ap

66km/h

Carnarvon Ap

61km/h

Mount Magnet
-
no rain last hr 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
23:20 WST
SW 13 17 19.1 10.9 19.1 59 4 0.0 1012.9
23:20 WST
SW 7 9 17.9 11.0 17.9 64 3 0.0 -
23:20 WST
N 11 15 14.3 13.8 13.6 97 1 0.2 1009.9
18:00 WST
SSW 26 31 28.4 24.8 33.3 81 4 - 1009.6
23:20 WST
SW 9 13 23.3 18.4 23.3 74 3 0.0 1010.6
23:20 WST
NE 20 24 16.2 10.7 16.2 70 3 0.0 1012.4
23:20 WST
NW 7 11 28.0 25.0 32.7 84 2 0.0 1009.8
01:50 WST
NE 15 17 26.4 -2.8 25.5 14 27 0.0 1015.1
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Weather News

Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

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

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.