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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

39.6°C

Geraldton Ap
Hottest

42.0°C

Nyang

44.0°C

Nyang

43.0°C

Carnarvon Ap

44.0°C

Nyang

20.9°C

Red Rocks Point
Coldest

6.7°C

Eyre

10.1°C

Eyre

12.0°C

Hopetoun North

4.5°C

Bridgetown

NNE 38km/h

Geraldton Ap
Windiest

59km/h

Badgingarra

57km/h

Gooseberry Hill

61km/h

Gooseberry Hill
-

13.2mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

95.0mm

Camballin

8.0mm

Doongan

0.2mm

Kalumburu

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
22 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 44 SSW 31 26
Sunny
23 32 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 21 41 SSW 38 45
Mostly sunny
19 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 12 47 SSW 25 27
Mostly sunny
18 24 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 8 64 S 22 54
Sunny
21 40 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy
28 40 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 26 27 SSW 33 28
Sunny
23 42 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 13 13 NW 11 5
Increasing sunshine
17 33 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
28 37 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 16 59 W 22 47
Sunny
24 39 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 13 ESE 9 8
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Weather News

Calls for BoM to reverse decision to move resources from regions

11:58 EDT

There are calls for the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) to shut its capital city forecasting offices and move its resources to the country.

Perth hits 40C as expected five-day heatwave begins

01:05 EDT

Perth hit a scorching 40.4 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.

Southeastern Australia drying out after wet start to year

15:49 EDT

After a wet start to the year, southeastern Australia is drying out, beginning its driest spell in about two months.