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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Isolated showers and storms in the north. Hot to very hot in the Kimberley and Pilbara.

  • Friday Isolated thunderstorms in the north and northwest. Hot to very hot throughout.

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

  • Sunday Showers and possible storms in the north and west. Very hot over central and southern parts.

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

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

31.6°C

Marble Bar
Hottest

42.5°C

Eneabba

40.1°C

Marble Bar

40.0°C

Mardie

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

12.4°C

Bridgetown
Coldest

10.4°C

Mount Barker

6.7°C

Wandering
 

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

SE 33km/h

Telfer Ap
Windiest

68km/h

Cape Leeuwin

77km/h

Forrest

68km/h

Karratha Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

35.8mm

Salmon Gums

18.6mm

Kulin
 

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 %
Mostly sunny
17 32 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 58 SSW 18 41
Mostly sunny
21 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 61 SW 31 50
Mostly sunny
14 31 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 57 SSW 17 39
Possible shower
15 20 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 16 73 SE 22 63
Mostly sunny
15 32 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 32 20% < 1mm Nil S 19 69 SW 29 62
Possible thunderstorm
20 34 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 47 ENE 11 27
Sunny
17 30 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 30% < 1mm Nil SW 14 70 W 16 62
Sunny
22 38 5% < 1mm Nil E 26 18 ESE 14 11
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