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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.

  • Sunday Showers and possible storms in the north and west. Very hot over central and southern 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

39.5°C

Mardie
Hottest

41.0°C

Gascoyne Junction

42.5°C

Eneabba

40.1°C

Marble Bar

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

17.5°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

10.0°C

Eucla

10.4°C

Mount Barker

6.7°C

Wandering

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

SSW 35km/h

Geraldton Ap
Windiest

66km/h

Carnarvon Ap

68km/h

Cape Leeuwin

77km/h

Forrest
-

0.2mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

38.6mm

Yulmbu

35.8mm

Salmon Gums

18.6mm

Kulin

19.6mm

Christmas Island 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
(Group 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
14:20 WST
SW 26 35 21.9 11.5 21.9 51 8 0.2 1018.9
14:20 WST
W 19 28 31.6 24.2 37.6 65 6 0.0 1010.4
14:20 WST
WSW 17 19 22.0 13.1 22.0 57 5 0.0 -
14:20 WST
SSW 35 41 27.9 16.8 28.3 50 13 0.0 1013.9
14:20 WST
SSW 17 26 22.4 11.2 22.4 49 7 0.0 1016.9
16:50 WST
SW 19 20 36.4 4.2 33.8 13 42 0.0 1012.9
14:20 WST
SSE 13 19 23.5 3.4 23.5 27 15 0.0 1018.8
14:20 WST
SW 13 22 23.1 12.1 23.1 50 7 0.0 1020.2
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Weather News

Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.

Elevated fire danger ahead of seemingly benign cold front

11:19 EDT

A weak cold front will clip the southern parts of South Australia today and reach Victoria in the afternoon.