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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers & storms in the north, showers far south. Hot in the north, mild-to-warm in the south.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms across the north. Cool-to-mild in the south.

  • Thursday Storms in the north, mostly clear elsewhere. Hot in the north, grading warm elsewhere.

  • Friday Possible storms in the north otherwise mostly fine. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Saturday Windy throughout. Light coastal showers in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/03 Sun 26/03 Mon 27/03

34.5°C

Onslow Ap
Hottest

40.8°C

Warburton

40.4°C

Giles

39.7°C

Nyang

44.6°C

Mandora

14.2°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

11.2°C

Manjimup

3.3°C

Collie East

4.9°C

Salmon Gums

2.3°C

Bridgetown

SW 37km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

107km/h

Cape Leeuwin

85km/h

Cape Leeuwin

92km/h

Bedout Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.0mm

Udialla

72.4mm

Argyle Ap

31.0mm

Doongan

128.2mm

Broome Ap
Western Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.8°C at
Roebourne in 1998
Lowest 10.7°C at
Manjimup in 2005
Highest 34.0°C at
Mardie in 1973
Lowest -0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1946
Highest 438.0mm at
Truscott in 2005

Western Australia Monthly Summaries

March 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
13.2 - 22.6 - 49.2 -
26.2 +0.8 34.1 +0.1 171.0 170
14.8 +0.7 27.2 -0.6 50.8 334
22.3 +0.2 30.8 -0.8 1.4 9
16.4 +0.6 26.5 +1.0 8.4 36
22.2 +1.7 37.4 +3.7 15.8 44
17.7 +1.7 30.1 +0.7 23.2 85
16.9 +0.3 28.1 -1.6 23.8 115
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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