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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Possible storms in the north otherwise mostly fine. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Saturday Windy in most areas. Light coastal showers in the south.

  • Sunday Brisk dry winds in most areas. Mostly dry apart from a light shower in the south.

  • Monday Dry and clear statewide, chance of shower in south. Hot in the north and north west, warm elsewhere .

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 28/03 Wed 29/03 Thu 30/03

31.6°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

37.7°C

Nyang

38.9°C

Gascoyne Junction

39.0°C

Carnarvon Ap

44.6°C

Mandora

9.4°C

Norseman Ap
Coldest

4.2°C

Jarrahwood

1.6°C

Salmon Gums
 

1.6°C

Salmon Gums

SE 35km/h

North Island
Windiest

64km/h

Onslow Ap

70km/h

Gooseberry Hill

62km/h

Troughton Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

81.0mm

Mulyie

18.0mm

Warmun
 

193.0mm

Yeeda
Western Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.8°C at
Roebourne in 1998
Lowest 10.7°C at
Manjimup in 2005
Highest 34.0°C at
Mardie in 1973
Lowest -0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1946
Highest 438.0mm at
Truscott in 2005

Western Australia Monthly Summaries

March 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.7 - 22.4 - 50.0 -
26.2 +0.8 34.0 -0.0 171.2 170
14.5 +0.4 26.8 -1.0 50.8 334
22.3 +0.2 31.3 -0.3 1.4 9
16.2 +0.4 26.2 +0.7 8.4 36
22.1 +1.6 37.3 +3.6 15.8 44
17.4 +1.4 29.6 +0.2 23.4 85
16.6 -0.0 27.8 -1.9 23.6 114
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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