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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Heavy showers and storms over the north. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • 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.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02

42.1°C

Port Hedland Ap
Hottest

40.1°C

Marble Bar

39.3°C

Marble Bar

41.1°C

Mandora

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

22.4°C

Esperance Ntc
Coldest

6.7°C

Wandering

6.5°C

Jarrahwood

8.9°C

Eyre

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

ESE 33km/h

Hopetoun North
Windiest

77km/h

Forrest

68km/h

Karratha Ap

103km/h

Mardie
-

0.2mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

18.6mm

Kulin

24.8mm

Christmas Island Ap

10.0mm

Cheela Plains

9.2mm

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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Late shower
16 22 30% < 1mm Nil S 8 71 S 18 61
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 70% 1-5mm Nil W 10 72 W 14 67
Sunny
14 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 7 60 WSW 17 45
Possible thunderstorm
24 33 70% < 1mm Nil S 27 60 SSW 34 55
Sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 30 SE 17 32
Mostly sunny
20 30 20% < 1mm Nil S 23 65 SSW 34 52
Sunny
21 37 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 17 SSE 5 12
Mostly sunny
24 38 40% < 1mm Nil NE 7 33 NW 10 21
Sunny
16 35 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
17 30 5% < 1mm Nil S 14 57 SW 25 40
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