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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Possible storms in the north otherwise mostly fine. Widespread heat across the state.

  • Friday A period of showers crossing the southwest. Very hot, especially over northwestern parts.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the southwest and Kimberley. Dry elsewhere. Very hot over central/western parts.

  • Sunday Showers and storms int he westwest. Dry elsewhere. Very hot, cooler in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/02 Tue 28/02 Wed 01/03

30.5°C

Broome Ntc
Hottest

40.4°C

Leonora Ap

40.9°C

Warburton

40.0°C

Norseman Ap

40.0°C

Norseman Ap

16.6°C

Rocky Gully
Coldest

11.9°C

Eyre

9.4°C

Eyre
 

9.4°C

Eyre

ESE 35km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

87km/h

Wyndham Ap

62km/h

Paraburdoo Ap

75km/h

Adele Is
-

10.2mm last hr

Pearce
Wettest

71.0mm

Warrawagine

27.8mm

Christmas Island Ap
 

27.8mm

Christmas Island Ap
Western Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.8°C at
Roebourne in 1998
Lowest 10.7°C at
Manjimup in 2005
Highest 34.0°C at
Mardie in 1973
Lowest -0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1946
Highest 438.0mm at
Truscott in 2005

Western Australia Daily Summaries

Thursday March 2, 2017
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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