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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday A few showers and storms in the north. A band of rain and gusty winds crossing the south.

  • Wednesday Isolated storms in the north, dry in the south. Hot in the Kimberley and Pilbara.

  • Thursday Isolated showers and storms in the north. Hot to very hot in the Kimberley and Pilbara.

  • Friday Isolated thunderstorms in the north and northwest. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • Saturday Heavy rain and storms over the Kimberley. Very hot over western and central parts.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

39.8°C

Marble Bar
Hottest

41.6°C

Geraldton Ap

41.0°C

Gascoyne Junction

42.5°C

Eneabba

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

14.0°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

10.1°C

Eyre

10.0°C

Eucla

10.4°C

Mount Barker

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

SSW 48km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

70km/h

Carnarvon Ap

66km/h

Carnarvon Ap

68km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.4mm last hr

Red Rocks Point
Wettest

51.0mm

Kachana

38.6mm

Yulmbu

80.0mm

Karri Valley

36.0mm

Salmon Gums
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
15:50 WST
WSW 39 57 16.0 6.4 16.0 53 9 1.2 1012.6
15:50 WST
WNW 20 30 30.6 24.8 36.8 71 5 0.0 1008.8
16:00 WST
SW 24 39 20.9 6.4 20.9 39 12 0.2 1015.3
18:00 WST
SSW 26 31 28.4 24.8 33.3 81 4 - 1009.6
16:00 WST
NNW 28 50 36.7 -1.3 33.8 9 60 0.0 1001.1
18:30 WST
NNW 17 24 35.2 -0.4 32.5 10 43 0.0 1011.2
15:50 WST
WSW 28 44 25.9 8.0 25.9 32 19 0.2 1009.8
16:00 WST
SW 22 39 20.7 8.0 20.7 44 9 0.0 1015.7
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