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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Heavy rain and storms over the Kimberley. Very hot over western and central parts.

  • Sunday Isolated showers and storms over the northwest. Very hot over central and southern parts.

  • Monday Showers and storms over the Kimberley and Pilbara. A few showers in the southwest. Hot throughout.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the north. Hot in the south, very hot elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Thunderstorms easing in the north. Widespread heat across the state.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02

38.9°C

Port Hedland Ap
Hottest

39.3°C

Marble Bar

41.1°C

Mandora

43.0°C

Port Hedland Ap

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

20.6°C

Cape Leeuwin
Coldest

6.5°C

Jarrahwood

8.9°C

Eyre

9.0°C

Eyre

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

SSW 35km/h

Adele Is
Windiest

68km/h

Karratha Ap

103km/h

Mardie

75km/h

Solomon Ap
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24.6mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

24.8mm

Christmas Island Ap

10.0mm

Cheela Plains

22.0mm

Warmun

24.6mm

Cocos 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 Sky Observations

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Weather News

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.

Hot and dry autumn ahead for Australia

17:43 EDT

The seasonal outlook for autumn is hot and dry, but what is causing it? Both maximum and minimum temperatures look to be above average, especially for central Australia, extending down through inland NSW and western VIC.