Fairfax Media Network

Western Australian Weather

WA
Sat 22:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Chance shower in the Kimberley, dry otherwise. Hot througout. Fresh winds over the west coast.

  • Monday Chance shower in the Kimberley, dry otherwise. Hot throughout in easterly winds.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms possible in southwest. Hot easterly winds across interior.

  • Wednesday The odd storm possible in the north. Dry and sunny elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 11/02 Fri 12/02 Sat 13/02

34.4°C

Telfer Ap
Hottest

47.0°C

Roebourne Ap

47.8°C

Mardie

45.0°C

Telfer Ap

47.8°C

Mardie

13.0°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

14.5°C

Forrest

10.0°C

Jarrahwood
 

4.5°C

Bridgetown

SSE 50km/h

North Island
Windiest

75km/h

Kalgoorlie

77km/h

Curtin Ap

81km/h

Cocos Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.4mm

Cocos Island Ap

68.0mm

Christmas Island Ap
 

95.0mm

Camballin
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 Sky Observations

Latest Sky Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Vis Cloud Current weather Past weather
m
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.