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Sat 15:25 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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.

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

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02

31.9°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

41.1°C

Mandora

42.8°C

Port Hedland Ap

42.0°C

Port Hedland Ap

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

15.7°C

Newdegate
Coldest

8.9°C

Eyre

9.2°C

Eyre
 

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

E 38km/h

Red Rocks Point
Windiest

103km/h

Mardie

75km/h

Solomon Ap

70km/h

Kununurra Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

39.0mm

Yalleen

65.4mm

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
21:30 WST
SSW 9 17 27.4 12.2 27.1 39 10 0.0 1011.4
21:30 WST
SSW 9 13 21.9 13.8 21.9 60 4 0.0 1012.2
21:20 WST
W 15 19 19.5 17.2 19.5 86 2 0.0 1013.0
21:20 WST
SSW 22 28 26.1 23.3 28.0 84 3 0.0 1011.9
21:20 WST
ENE 15 24 27.9 3.6 26.7 21 22 0.0 1016.2
21:30 WST
E 15 24 17.5 14.2 17.5 81 2 0.0 1020.3
21:20 WST
NNE 6 7 26.2 24.8 28.7 92 1 0.4 1008.7
00:00 WST
SE 13 17 27.5 5.2 26.5 24 19 0.0 1017.1
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Weather News

Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.