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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Very hot and sunny in most areas of WA. High chance of thunderstorms in the far north.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the north, west and southwest. Isolated thundery showers over the far north.

  • Wednesday Very hot in southwest, western and northern areas. Isolated showers/storms over the Kimberley.

  • Thursday Very hot in southwest, western and northern areas. Chance of a storm about the Kimberley.

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

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 05/02 Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02

41.7°C

Gingin Ap
Hottest

42.0°C

Nyang

44.0°C

Nyang

44.0°C

Nyang

46.0°C

Shark Bay Ap

20.1°C

Eucla
Coldest

6.7°C

Eyre

10.1°C

Eyre

11.8°C

Hopetoun North

4.5°C

Bridgetown

SE 35km/h

Forrest
Windiest

59km/h

Badgingarra

57km/h

Gooseberry Hill

61km/h

Gooseberry Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

95.0mm

Camballin

9.4mm

Country Downs

13.8mm

Kimbolton Range Station

13.2mm

Christmas 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 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
24 42 5% < 1mm Nil E 16 30 SW 22 18
Sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil E 20 24 SSW 27 24
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 50 S 17 27
Drizzle
18 24 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 69 SE 24 61
Sunny
21 44 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
28 41 5% < 1mm Nil E 19 20 SSW 23 26
Sunny
23 41 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 9 20 ESE 10 6
Mostly sunny
17 28 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 53 SSE 18 46
Mostly sunny
29 37 5% < 1mm Nil S 15 58 SSW 20 48
Sunny
23 40 5% < 1mm Nil E 20 15 SSE 19 7
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