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Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Very hot in the north, west and southwest. Isolated thundery showers over the far north.

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

  • Thursday Very hot in southwest, western and northern areas. Chance of a storm about the Kimberley.

  • Friday Very hot in central and northern areas. A little cooler in SW. Thundery showers far north.

  • Saturday Odd, light showers in the far south. Dry elsewhere. Hot in the west, north and interior.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02

43.4°C

Learmonth
Hottest

44.0°C

Nyang

44.0°C

Nyang

46.0°C

Shark Bay Ap

46.0°C

Shark Bay Ap

21.7°C

North Walpole
Coldest

10.1°C

Eyre

11.8°C

Hopetoun North

5.9°C

Eyre

4.5°C

Bridgetown

NNE 42km/h

Derby Ap
Windiest

57km/h

Gooseberry Hill

61km/h

Gooseberry Hill

53km/h

Telfer Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.4mm

Country Downs

13.8mm

Kimbolton Range Station

43.0mm

Cocos Island Ap

43.0mm

Cocos Island 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 35.0°C at
Exmouth Town in 1968
Lowest -1.0°C at
Salmon Gums in 1950
Highest 416.0mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 2013

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Weather News

Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record

14:34 EDT

The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.

Flash flooding swamps parched Townsville

13:54 EDT

A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.

Dry spell to continue for the Top End

13:53 EDT

After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.