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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Heavy rain and strong winds over the northwest. Very hot in central and eastern parts.

  • Friday Potentially damaging storms over the northwest. Very hot in the north and east, mild southwest.

  • Saturday Heavy rain over the northwest and central parts. Mild in the south, hot in the north and east.

  • Sunday Storms in the north/central, showers in southwest. Hot in the north grading to mild in the south.

  • Monday Storms in the north, partly cloudy in the south. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/03 Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03

37.7°C

Giles
Hottest

40.7°C

Gascoyne Junction

39.1°C

Paraburdoo Ap

41.1°C

Warburton

44.6°C

Mandora

15.4°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

7.7°C

Salmon Gums

9.1°C

Gosnells City

11.0°C

Eneabba

2.3°C

Bridgetown

NW 50km/h

Port Hedland Ap
Windiest

70km/h

Gooseberry Hill

77km/h

Perth Airport

70km/h

Rowley Shoals
-
no rain last hr Wettest

50.8mm

Cocos Island Ap

103.2mm

Port Hedland Ap

105.2mm

Port Hedland Ap

105.2mm

Port Hedland Ap
Western Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.8°C at
Roebourne in 1998
Lowest 10.7°C at
Manjimup in 2005
Highest 34.0°C at
Mardie in 1973
Lowest -0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1946
Highest 438.0mm at
Truscott in 2005

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 %
Windy with showers
15 19 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 33 68 W 44 60
Thunderstorms
26 34 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 11 72 W 18 64
Windy with showers
14 22 20% < 1mm Nil W 32 57 WSW 36 51
Windy
20 28 20% < 1mm Nil S 34 66 S 38 58
Possible thunderstorm
18 36 60% < 1mm Nil NNE 16 49 WNW 27 47
Possible shower
17 25 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 25 64 SSW 38 57
Late shower
23 39 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 8 22 WNW 14 15
Possible shower
17 25 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 77 W 25 48
Possible shower
14 22 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
16 22 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 36 71 SW 37 56
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