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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and storms across the north. Cool-to-mild in the south.

  • Thursday Storms in the north, mostly clear elsewhere. Hot in the north, grading warm elsewhere.

  • Friday Possible storms in the north otherwise mostly fine. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Saturday Windy throughout. Light coastal showers in the south.

  • Sunday Brisk dry winds throughout. Mostly dry apart from a light shower in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/03 Mon 27/03 Tue 28/03

29.2°C

Broome Ntc
Hottest

40.4°C

Giles

39.7°C

Nyang

37.0°C

Learmonth

44.6°C

Mandora

8.9°C

Collie East
Coldest

3.3°C

Collie East

4.9°C

Salmon Gums
 

2.3°C

Bridgetown

SE 44km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

85km/h

Cape Leeuwin

92km/h

Bedout Island

64km/h

Onslow Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

72.4mm

Argyle Ap

128.2mm

Broome Ap
 

193.0mm

Yeeda
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 Monthly Summaries

March 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
16.9 +0.3 27.9 -1.8 23.6 114
14.8 +0.7 27.0 -0.8 50.8 334
13.1 - 22.5 - 49.2 -
22.3 +0.2 30.8 -0.8 1.4 9
17.7 +1.7 30.0 +0.6 23.2 85
16.4 +0.6 26.5 +1.0 8.4 36
26.2 +0.8 34.0 +0.0 171.0 170
22.2 +1.7 37.3 +3.6 15.8 44
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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