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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

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

  • Wednesday Thunderstorms easing in the north. Widespread heat across the state.

  • 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.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02 Mon 27/02

28.8°C

Browse Is
Hottest

42.2°C

Port Hedland Ap

42.5°C

Eneabba

40.0°C

Leonora Ap

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

14.4°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

11.3°C

Forrest

9.5°C

Jarrahwood
 

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

ENE 57km/h

Bedout Island
Windiest

70km/h

Kununurra Ap

77km/h

Telfer Ap

87km/h

Wyndham Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

62.8mm

Mount Barnett

45.2mm

Kalumburu
 

210.6mm

Karratha 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
23 37 50% < 1mm Nil SE 14 48 SSW 18 30
Sunny
23 36 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 47 S 22 37
Sunny
19 35 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 58 S 18 37
Possible thunderstorm
18 22 60% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 76 SSE 22 64
Possible thunderstorm
22 38 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
26 37 5% < 1mm Nil S 21 57 SSW 22 47
Sunny
24 38 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 30 E 12 19
Mostly sunny
16 27 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
28 37 20% < 1mm Nil SW 13 71 WSW 11 54
Sunny
22 38 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 20 SE 17 13
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Weather News

Brown Hill Creek flood mitigation plan to protect '98 per cent' of Adelaide properties

21:58 EDT

Some $140 million will be spent on flood mitigation in Adelaide's inner-south and south-west over the next 20 years after an agreement between the State Government and five local councils.

Perth leaves cool, wet summer behind

17:05 EDT

Perth is enjoying a warm and dry end to what has otherwise wet and relatively cool summer.

Eastern seaboard's soaking start to autumn

12:46 EDT

Parts of Australia's eastern seaboard could receive more than a month's worth of rain in the next week, raising the risk of flooding during the opening days of autumn.