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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Very warm, showers/storms western inland & far nth. Cool to mild in south, light showers, mainly SE.

  • Sunday Warm to hot, showers/storms in west & far north. Cooler change in far SW. Dry in east.

  • Monday Warm to hot, showers/storms in west, south & north. Cooler change across south & west coast.

  • Tuesday Generally warm, but hot in the north and northwest. Isolated thunderstorms east and north.

WA Extremes and Records

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

29.6°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Gascoyne Junction

38.7°C

Murchison

39.0°C

Argyle Ap

44.2°C

Nyang

11.5°C

Rocky Gully
Coldest

11.5°C

Gingin Ap

7.1°C

Pemberton
 

5.9°C

Eyre

E 40km/h

Bickley
Windiest

74km/h

Forrest

62km/h

Cape Naturaliste

68km/h

Paraburdoo Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

227.0mm

Kununurra

24.0mm

Christmas Island Ap
 

370.6mm

Broome 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 35.1°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 %
Cloudy
15 20 10% < 1mm Nil SW 22 46 SSW 24 47
Mostly sunny
25 31 40% 1-5mm Nil WSW 16 80 W 19 73
Mostly sunny
13 25 5% < 1mm Nil S 14 47 SSW 16 40
Windy
21 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 32 58 SW 35 55
Mostly sunny
19 27 10% < 1mm Nil SW 19 56 - -
Increasing sunshine
17 27 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 29 56 S 37 46
Mostly sunny
23 38 10% < 1mm Nil NE 16 21 SSW 8 16
Mostly sunny
19 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 21 65 S 17 30
Mostly sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Increasing sunshine
15 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 56 S 23 39
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Weather News

Queensland weather: Eight rescues as torrential rain floods state's south-east

22:10 EDT

Eight people have been rescued after being caught in flash flooding on the Sunshine and Fraser Coasts as much of the state continues to be hammered by heavy rain.

Queensland weather: Man rescued from floodwaters, heavy rain tipped across state

16:49 EDT

A man has been rescued from floodwater on the Sunshine Coast at Maleny as heavy rain continues to fall along much of Queensland's coastline.

Wet week in eastern Queensland

12:12 EDT

Rivers are swollen in eastern Queensland following the heaviest rain since Cyclone Debbie in some areas.