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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

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

  • Saturday Odd, light showers in the far south. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west, north and interior.

  • Sunday Chance shower in the Kimberley, dry otherwise. Hot througout. Fresh winds over the west coast.

  • Monday Chance shower in the Kimberley, dry otherwise. Hot throughout in easterly winds.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms possible in southwest. Hot easterly winds across interior.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

45.5°C

Mardie
Hottest

45.6°C

Nyang

46.4°C

Roebourne Ap

47.0°C

Roebourne Ap

47.0°C

Roebourne Ap

20.9°C

Hopetoun North
Coldest

7.8°C

Eyre

12.0°C

Pemberton

14.5°C

Forrest

4.5°C

Bridgetown

ESE 42km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

59km/h

Cape Leeuwin

66km/h

Kalumburu

75km/h

Kalgoorlie
-

0.2mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

17.5mm

Theda

69.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

32.4mm

Cocos Island Ap

32.4mm

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 %
Mostly sunny
19 27 40% < 1mm Nil E 18 55 ESE 28 52
Mostly sunny
29 35 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 23 63 W 31 58
Sunny
19 34 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 13 45 SW 19 27
Mostly sunny
24 35 10% < 1mm Nil S 17 57 SSW 32 44
Possible shower
16 26 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
22 35 40% < 1mm Nil S 17 45 SSW 29 38
Sunny
20 35 5% < 1mm Nil E 24 18 S 13 10
Sunny
18 34 50% < 1mm Nil NE 18 38 NE 15 16
Sunny
20 38 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
22 38 10% < 1mm Nil W 19 40 WSW 21 25
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.

ACT pummeled by storms

16:01 EDT

Dark and ominous clouds developed over southern parts of the ACT yesterday afternoon amid a deep and unstable low pressure trough.

Valentine's Day should turn up the heat

12:59 EDT

For those seeking the perfect weather for the perfect date this Valentine's weekend, Australian capital cities seem sure to share the love! Brisbane and Darwin will be hot and steamy as per usual, expecting a maximum temperature into the low 30s on both days.