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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Hot and dry in the south. Very hot elsewhere, storms in the far north.

  • Sunday Very hot in the north and west. Cooler in SE. Moderate easterlies inland. stormy in far N.

  • Monday Very hot and sunny in most areas of WA. High chance of thunderstorms in the far north.

  • Tuesday Hot over northern, western and southwestern areas. Isolated thundery showers over the far north.

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

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 03/02 Thu 04/02 Fri 05/02

38.5°C

Shark Bay Ap
Hottest

38.2°C

Carnarvon Ap

40.5°C

Nyang

42.0°C

Nyang

42.0°C

Nyang

18.7°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

7.5°C

Salmon Gums

8.1°C

Balladonia

7.0°C

Eyre

4.5°C

Bridgetown

SSE 37km/h

North Island
Windiest

57km/h

Geraldton Ap

57km/h

Esperance Ap

59km/h

Badgingarra
-
no rain last hr Wettest

38.8mm

Kununurra Ap

70.4mm

Larrawa Airfield

30.0mm

Warmun

34.0mm

Mount Elizabeth
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
(Group 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
11:00 WST
SSE 17 24 20.3 15.0 20.3 71 3 0.0 1019.6
11:00 WST
W 19 28 31.9 25.0 39.1 67 6 0.0 1008.1
11:00 WST
SE 13 24 27.4 14.8 27.5 46 9 0.0 1016.6
10:50 WST
S 26 31 31.5 20.5 33.9 52 11 0.0 1009.9
11:00 WST
SE 17 26 22.8 13.3 22.8 55 6 0.0 1018.2
13:30 WST
SSE 9 20 31.3 -1.7 29.2 12 29 0.0 1014.6
10:50 WST
ENE 9 13 27.9 7.8 26.9 28 15 0.0 1017.2
11:00 WST
E 4 9 30.9 11.8 29.7 31 13 0.0 1015.1
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