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Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Showers/storms in Kimberley & western inland. Hot from north to southern central, cooler in west.

  • 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.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/02 Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02

29.6°C

Karratha Ap
Hottest

39.4°C

Giles

41.6°C

Geraldton Ap

41.0°C

Mandora

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

10.2°C

Eucla
Coldest

6.5°C

Salmon Gums

10.1°C

Eyre
 

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

N 35km/h

Esperance Ap
Windiest

87km/h

Paraburdoo Ap

70km/h

Carnarvon Ap

66km/h

Carnarvon Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.0mm

Halls Creek Ap

51.0mm

Kachana
 

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 Daily Summaries

Monday February 20, 2017
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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