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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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.

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

  • Sunday Showers in the Kimberley, dry otherwise. Hot througout. Afternoon coastal seabreezes.

  • Monday Showers/storms in the Kimerley, sunny elsewhere. Hot throughout in easterly winds.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

40.0°C

Mount Magnet
Hottest

46.0°C

Shark Bay Ap

45.6°C

Nyang

46.4°C

Roebourne Ap

47.0°C

Roebourne Ap

17.8°C

Hopetoun North
Coldest

5.9°C

Eyre

7.8°C

Eyre

12.0°C

Pemberton

4.5°C

Bridgetown

SSW 40km/h

Cape Naturaliste
Windiest

53km/h

Telfer Ap

59km/h

Cape Leeuwin

66km/h

Kalumburu
-

0.8mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

43.0mm

Cocos Island Ap

17.5mm

Theda

69.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

69.6mm

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 Daily Summaries

Thursday February 11, 2016
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
20.0 +1.7 33 +1 0.0
18.6 +2.7 31 +1 0.0
18.9 - 25 - 0.0
26.0 +2.6 33 +0 0.0
23.4 +5.5 39 +7 0.0
17.8 +0.7 24 -2 0.0
28.1 +2.1 34 +1 0.0
23.9 +1.1 - - 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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