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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain, storms and strong winds over the southeast. Hot in the north, mild and humid in the south.

  • Thursday Thunderstorms in the north, showers in the south. Hot in the north, mild and humid in the south.

  • Friday A few storms in the N & W, showers in the S. Heat building in the south.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the N, W and S. Mild in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers and thunderstorms in the north & south. Warm-to-hot statewide.

WA Extremes and Records

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

36.0°C

Shark Bay Ap
Hottest

42.7°C

Gascoyne Junction

37.9°C

Port Hedland Ap

38.4°C

Nyang

44.2°C

Nyang

17.2°C

Rocky Gully
Coldest

12.0°C

Ravensthorpe

9.2°C

Windy Harbour

7.5°C

Jarrahwood

5.9°C

Eyre

NNW 46km/h

Warburton
Windiest

88km/h

Southern Cross Ap

75km/h

Rottnest Island

64km/h

Perth Airport
-

3.4mm last hr

Kalgoorlie
Wettest

131.0mm

Dampier Downs Airstrip

52.8mm

Troughton Island

36.0mm

Carnegie

36.0mm

Carnegie
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
16 29 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 58 SW 16 41
Sunny
20 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 56 SSW 30 42
Sunny
13 28 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 56 SW 10 42
Possible shower
16 21 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 18 70 SE 21 72
Mostly sunny
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 32 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 19 64 WSW 27 61
Drizzle
18 26 50% < 1mm Nil S 23 92 SSE 20 75
Thunderstorms
20 25 90% 20-40mm Nil ESE 33 85 SE 32 86
Possible thunderstorm
25 30 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 11 82 NW 16 77
Mostly cloudy
22 34 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 28 60 NW 30 35
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15:42 EDT

Fence posts were sent hurtling through walls as wild storms ripped through Queensland's central highlands, leaving tens of thousands of homes without power.

Dry outlook as La Nina decays

11:37 EDT

The weak La Nina that briefly popped up in the last two months is already breaking down and its decline is being reflected in the rainfall outlook for autumn.

Cyclone Kelvin may have been fuelled by 'brown oceans' as it moved over inland WA

11:12 EDT

Inland oceans created by weeks of record rain across Western Australia's Kimberley may have helped maintain or even intensify , the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has said.