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Sat 04:09 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Hot and dry in the south. Very hot elsewhere, storms in the far north.

  • Sunday Very hot in the north and west. Cooler in SE. Moderate easterlies inland. stormy in far N.

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

  • Tuesday Hot over northern, western and southwestern areas. Isolated thundery showers over the far north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 03/02 Thu 04/02 Fri 05/02

28.9°C

Broome Ntc
Hottest

38.2°C

Carnarvon Ap

40.5°C

Nyang

41.0°C

Roebourne Ap

41.0°C

Roebourne Ap

11.4°C

Salmon Gums
Coldest

7.5°C

Salmon Gums

8.1°C

Balladonia
 

4.5°C

Bridgetown

S 35km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

57km/h

Geraldton Ap

57km/h

Esperance Ap

59km/h

Badgingarra
-
no rain last hr Wettest

38.8mm

Kununurra Ap

70.4mm

Larrawa Airfield
 

82.0mm

Bonney Downs
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
25 42 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 19 21 SW 19 15
Sunny
24 38 5% < 1mm Nil NE 27 15 SSW 20 21
Sunny
21 36 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 7 29 WNW 15 23
Sunny
21 30 20% < 1mm Nil NW 11 39 S 19 44
Sunny
23 43 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
26 42 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 21 23 SE 14 22
Sunny
20 39 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 31 NE 6 8
Mostly sunny
17 27 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
28 36 10% < 1mm Nil SW 15 57 W 21 47
Mostly sunny
24 38 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 24 ESE 22 13
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Weather News

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Rain in drought-affected western Queensland, patchy and still not enough

17:20 EDT

The first week of February has delivered some much needed rain to parts of drought-affected western Queensland, with some properties recording their best falls in six years.

Quilpie kangaroo cull cancelled after rain draws animals to greener pastures

16:59 EDT

Quilpie Shire Council has cancelled its controversial plan to cull kangaroos around the outback Queensland town after the animals left of their own accord.