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Fri 04:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Very hot in central and northern areas. A little cooler in SW. Thundery showers far north.

  • Saturday Odd, light showers in the far south. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west, north and interior.

  • Sunday Showers in the Kimberley, dry otherwise. Hot througout. Afternoon coastal seabreezes.

  • Monday Showers/storms in the Kimerley, sunny elsewhere. Hot throughout in easterly winds.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

34.0°C

Port Hedland Ap
Hottest

45.6°C

Nyang

46.4°C

Roebourne Ap

47.0°C

Roebourne Ap

47.0°C

Roebourne Ap

15.6°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

7.8°C

Eyre

12.0°C

Pemberton
 

4.5°C

Bridgetown

SSE 37km/h

North Island
Windiest

59km/h

Cape Leeuwin

66km/h

Kalumburu

75km/h

Kalgoorlie
-

2.6mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

17.5mm

Theda

69.6mm

Cocos Island Ap
 

95.0mm

Camballin
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Friday February 12, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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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