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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Heavy rain & storms north and eastern central. Driest far southwest.

  • Monday Showers & storms over central W and N parts. Strong winds over the Pilbara and N interior.

  • Tuesday Clear with gusty southerlies along the west coast. Showers/storms across north, central and S inland.

  • Wednesday Heavy Rain/storms for southern interior. Hot in the north, warm and humid in the south.

  • Thursday Rain and storms in the S & NW. Windy in SE. Hot in the far E and W, milder elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 15/02 Fri 16/02 Sat 17/02

38.2°C

Onslow Ap
Hottest

44.0°C

Gascoyne Junction

43.8°C

Cunderdin Airfield

39.5°C

Nyang

44.2°C

Nyang

19.9°C

Shannon
Coldest

5.9°C

Eyre

12.8°C

Eyre

13.0°C

Eyre

5.9°C

Eyre

WSW 44km/h

Barrow Island
Windiest

103km/h

Karratha Ap

94km/h

Broome Ntc

92km/h

Broome Ntc
-

1.2mm last hr

Derby Ap
Wettest

140.0mm

Mount Elizabeth

370.6mm

Broome Ap

167.0mm

West Roebuck

167.0mm

West Roebuck
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Sunday February 18, 2018
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
ALBANY AIRPORT 0.6 24
BROOME AIRPORT 96.2 24
EUCLA 4.2 24
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 11.8 24
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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