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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Heavy showers and storms over the north. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • Saturday Heavy rain and storms over the Kimberley. Very hot over western and central parts.

  • Sunday Isolated showers and storms over the northwest. Very hot over central and southern parts.

  • Monday Showers and storms over the Kimberley and Pilbara. A few showers in the southwest. Hot throughout.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the north. Hot in the south, very hot elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02

41.4°C

Port Hedland Ap
Hottest

40.1°C

Marble Bar

39.3°C

Marble Bar

41.1°C

Mandora

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

21.8°C

Eucla
Coldest

6.7°C

Wandering

6.5°C

Jarrahwood

8.9°C

Eyre

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

ESE 33km/h

Hopetoun North
Windiest

77km/h

Forrest

68km/h

Karratha Ap

103km/h

Mardie
-

1.6mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

18.6mm

Kulin

24.8mm

Christmas Island Ap

10.0mm

Cheela Plains

10.6mm

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 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 40 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 25 29 NW 12 19
Possible thunderstorm
24 37 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 26 27 WNW 24 33
Sunny
20 34 5% < 1mm Nil NE 10 33 WNW 10 33
Sunny
18 31 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 19 37 NNE 12 22
Sunny
19 39 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 34 50% < 1mm Nil SSW 18 60 SW 31 56
Sunny
17 34 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 48 NE 10 22
Mostly sunny
15 25 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 59 ESE 24 62
Possible thunderstorm
27 34 80% 5-10mm Nil ESE 14 63 E 12 62
Sunny
21 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 24 21 ESE 14 13
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