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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Heavy showers and storms over the north. Hot to very hot throughout.

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

  • Sunday Isolated showers and storms over the northwest. Very hot over central and southern parts.

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

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the north. Hot in the south, very hot elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

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

37.6°C

Marble Bar
Hottest

40.1°C

Marble Bar

39.3°C

Marble Bar

41.1°C

Mandora

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

18.6°C

Eucla
Coldest

6.7°C

Wandering

6.5°C

Jarrahwood

8.9°C

Eyre

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

E 40km/h

Telfer Ap
Windiest

77km/h

Forrest

68km/h

Karratha Ap

103km/h

Mardie
-

2.8mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

18.6mm

Kulin

24.8mm

Christmas Island Ap

10.0mm

Cheela Plains

18.4mm

Cocos Island 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 Monthly Summaries

February 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
17.8 -0.5 29.6 -2.1 22 137.2 1673
15.2 -0.7 18 28.3 -1.8 39.8 632
13.6 - 23.7 - 56.6 -
23.7 +0.3 32.1 -0.5 28.2 139
16.8 -1.1 28.3 -3.7 83.2 268
16.6 -0.5 26.5 +0.3 14.4 72
25.7 -0.3 32.0 -0.9 149.4 83
22.9 +0.1 36.7 +0.8 22.6 50
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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