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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

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

  • Wednesday Thunderstorms easing in the north. Widespread heat across the state.

  • Thursday Possible storms in the north otherwise mostly fine. Widespread heat across the state.

  • Friday A period of showers crossing the southwest. Very hot, especially over northwestern parts.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the southwest and Kimberley. Dry elsewhere. Very hot over central/western parts.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02 Mon 27/02

36.9°C

Morawa Ap
Hottest

42.2°C

Port Hedland Ap

42.5°C

Eneabba

40.4°C

Leonora Ap

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

18.3°C

Munglinup West
Coldest

11.3°C

Forrest

9.5°C

Jarrahwood

11.9°C

Eyre

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

S 38km/h

North Island
Windiest

70km/h

Kununurra Ap

77km/h

Telfer Ap

87km/h

Wyndham Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

62.8mm

Mount Barnett

45.2mm

Kalumburu

71.0mm

Warrawagine

210.6mm

Karratha 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 %
17.7 -0.6 30.1 -1.6 22 137.2 1673
15.2 -0.7 28.8 -1.2 39.8 632
13.7 - 24.2 - 56.6 -
23.6 +0.2 31.9 -0.7 28.4 140
17.2 -0.7 29.3 -2.7 83.2 268
16.5 -0.6 27.0 +0.8 14.8 74
25.6 -0.4 32.2 -0.7 193.8 108
22.8 +0.0 36.8 +0.9 22.8 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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16:05 EDT

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Southeast Queensland's hot and dry summer

12:38 EDT

The southeast corner of Queensland will enter autumn longing for rain and cooler temperatures after enduring its hottest summer on record.