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Sun 22:50 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Warm to hot, showers/storms in west, south & north. Cooler change across south & west coast.

  • Tuesday Generally warm, but hot in the north and northwest. Isolated thunderstorms east and north.

  • Wednesday Storms and showers in the north, clear south/east. Cool morning in the southwest.

  • Thursday Showers/storms over northern/central parts. Very hot in the north, hot in the west.

WA Extremes and Records

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

29.4°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

38.8°C

Argyle Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

44.2°C

Nyang

16.0°C

Rocky Gully
Coldest

6.4°C

Jarrahwood

10.9°C

Balladonia
 

5.9°C

Eyre

W 38km/h

Bedout Island
Windiest

79km/h

Gooseberry Hill

70km/h

Gooseberry Hill

129km/h

Garden Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

61.0mm

Christmas Island Ap

71.0mm

Troughton Island
 

370.6mm

Broome 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 35.1°C at
Wittenoom in 2015
Lowest -1.0°C at
Salmon Gums in 1950
Highest 416.0mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 2013

Western Australia Monthly Summaries

February 2018
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
14.5 - 25.0 - 10.4 -
25.7 -0.3 31.0 -2.0 77 557.2 314
15.7 -0.2 29.1 -1.0 0.0 0
23.6 +0.2 30.7 -1.9 0.8 4
18.5 +1.4 27.2 +0.9 112.2 553
22.7 -0.1 35.8 -0.2 81.8 186
18.6 +0.7 31.0 -1.1 55.6 179
18.3 -0.0 30.4 -1.2 0.2 1
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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Canberra hit by heavy rain, flash flooding inundates homes

00:59 EDT

A deluge has brought parts of Canberra to a standstill and left some residents counting the cost as their homes flooded.

'Unusual' thunderstorm hits Perth's south, tearing off roofs, flooding homes

00:58 EDT

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services has attended dozens of call outs for storm damage in Perth's southern suburbs after a severe thunderstorm hit Rockingham.

Canberra cops a soaking

16:06 EDT

A low pressure trough has brought heavy rain and storms to Canberra and much of the ACT leading to flash flooding in some areas.