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Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Very hot in southwest, western and northern areas. Isolated showers/storms over the Kimberley.

  • Thursday Very hot in southwest, western and northern areas. Chance of a storm about the Kimberley.

  • Friday Very hot in central and northern areas. A little cooler in SW. Thundery showers far north.

  • Saturday Odd, light showers in the far south. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west, north and interior.

  • Sunday Showers in the Kimberley, dry otherwise. Hot througout. Afternoon coastal seabreezes.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

37.0°C

Mount Magnet
Hottest

44.0°C

Nyang

46.0°C

Shark Bay Ap

45.6°C

Nyang

46.0°C

Roebourne Ap

18.2°C

Hopetoun North
Coldest

11.8°C

Hopetoun North

5.9°C

Eyre

7.8°C

Eyre

4.5°C

Bridgetown

SE 46km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

61km/h

Gooseberry Hill

53km/h

Telfer Ap

59km/h

Cape Leeuwin
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29.0mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

13.8mm

Kimbolton Range Station

43.0mm

Cocos Island Ap

17.5mm

Theda

62.0mm

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

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Weather News

Perth weather: Temperature hits 40C for fourth day, equalling record from 1933

21:26 EDT

Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.

Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare

16:23 EDT

The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.

Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.