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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain, storms and strong winds over the southeast. Hot in the north, mild and humid in the south.

  • Thursday Thunderstorms in the north, showers in the south. Hot in the north, mild and humid in the south.

  • Friday A few storms in the N & W, showers in the S. Heat building in the south.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the N, W and S. Mild in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers and thunderstorms in the north & south. Warm-to-hot statewide.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 18/02 Mon 19/02 Tue 20/02

35.2°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

42.7°C

Gascoyne Junction

37.9°C

Port Hedland Ap

38.4°C

Nyang

44.2°C

Nyang

18.1°C

North Walpole
Coldest

12.0°C

Ravensthorpe

9.2°C

Windy Harbour

7.5°C

Jarrahwood

5.9°C

Eyre

W 40km/h

Onslow Ap
Windiest

88km/h

Southern Cross Ap

75km/h

Rottnest Island

64km/h

Perth Airport
-

2.2mm last hr

Red Rocks Point
Wettest

131.0mm

Dampier Downs Airstrip

52.8mm

Troughton Island

36.0mm

Carnegie

36.0mm

Carnegie
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 35.1°C at
Wittenoom in 2015
Lowest -1.0°C at
Salmon Gums in 1950
Highest 416.0mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 2013

Western Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
16 21 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 23 58 ESE 27 59
Mostly sunny
25 32 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 18 80 WSW 23 74
Mostly sunny
14 29 50% 1-5mm Nil SE 22 52 SE 17 41
Sunny
24 30 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 22 65 SW 31 64
Cloudy
18 23 20% < 1mm Nil S 15 75 S 20 73
Possible thunderstorm
19 32 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 22 58 SSW 28 52
Mostly sunny
21 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 21 44 SSE 15 27
Possible thunderstorm
19 29 40% 1-5mm Nil ESE 16 70 ESE 16 50
Late thunder
14 31 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
16 32 40% 1-5mm Nil ESE 28 58 SE 21 43
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Weather News

Cyclone season takes toll on northern WA as yet another tropical low looms

19:12 EDT

The reopening of the flooded highway network in WA's north has offered temporary relief for truckies and travellers, but weary residents are being warned the abnormally hectic cyclone season may be set to continue, with a chance of more severe weather and flooding next week.

Cape Town's Day Zero pushed back, but authorities say drought threat still real

18:06 EDT

Theewaterskloof dam looks more like a desert.

Storms, wind and hail damages properties and causes widespread blackouts in north Queensland

15:42 EDT

Fence posts were sent hurtling through walls as wild storms ripped through Queensland's central highlands, leaving tens of thousands of homes without power.