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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.

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

30.5°C

Kununurra Ap
Hottest

39.4°C

Giles

41.6°C

Geraldton Ap

41.0°C

Mandora

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

14.0°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

6.5°C

Salmon Gums

10.1°C

Eyre
 

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

N 40km/h

Esperance Ap
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
 

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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
07:40 WST
S 9 13 21.1 16.7 21.1 76 2 0.0 1013.1
07:40 WST
SE 7 9 18.7 13.3 18.7 71 2 0.0 -
07:40 WST
SW 15 20 17.9 13.7 17.9 76 2 0.0 1013.6
07:40 WST
SSE 13 17 27.2 21.5 29.3 71 4 1.0 1011.0
07:40 WST
N 22 31 22.8 7.0 22.8 36 13 0.0 1015.6
07:40 WST
NNE 22 26 18.7 9.2 18.7 54 6 0.0 1018.2
07:40 WST
NW 15 19 28.8 25.4 34.6 82 3 0.0 1009.8
10:10 WST
ENE 17 22 24.2 -1.6 24.2 18 22 0.0 1017.5
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00:06 EDT

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