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Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Showers/storms in Kimberley & western inland. Hot from north to southern central, cooler in west.

  • Tuesday A few showers and storms in the north. A band of rain and gusty winds crossing the south.

  • Wednesday Isolated storms in the north, dry in the south. Hot in the Kimberley and Pilbara.

  • 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.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/02 Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02

38.0°C

Marble Bar
Hottest

39.4°C

Giles

41.6°C

Geraldton Ap

41.0°C

Gascoyne Junction

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

15.8°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

6.5°C

Salmon Gums

10.1°C

Eyre

10.0°C

Eucla

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

SW 42km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

87km/h

Paraburdoo Ap

70km/h

Carnarvon Ap

66km/h

Carnarvon Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.0mm

Halls Creek Ap

51.0mm

Kachana

38.6mm

Yulmbu

22.2mm

Derby 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
(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 %
Mostly sunny
16 26 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 63 E 22 42
Mostly sunny
27 36 40% 1-5mm Nil SSW 16 65 SSW 10 51
Sunny
17 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 14 42 NNW 6 30
Sunny
24 34 30% < 1mm Nil S 18 53 SW 27 50
Mostly sunny
15 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
22 39 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 24 28 N 18 28
Sunny
22 37 10% < 1mm Nil E 28 26 SE 22 15
Sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 19 50 E 18 26
Sunny
17 36 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 23 37 E 13 22
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Weather News

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.