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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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.

  • Sunday Showers and possible storms in the north and west. Very hot over central and southern parts.

  • Monday Showers and storms over the Kimberley and Pilbara. A few showers in the southwest. Hot throughout.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

39.7°C

Mandora
Hottest

42.5°C

Eneabba

40.1°C

Marble Bar

39.3°C

Marble Bar

48.7°C

Yeelirrie

20.5°C

Esperance Ntc
Coldest

10.4°C

Mount Barker

6.7°C

Wandering

6.5°C

Jarrahwood

5.0°C

Jarrahwood

SSE 31km/h

North Island
Windiest

68km/h

Cape Leeuwin

77km/h

Forrest

68km/h

Karratha Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

35.8mm

Salmon Gums

18.6mm

Kulin

24.8mm

Christmas Island Ap

25.0mm

Christmas 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

Western Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday February 23, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
ALBANY AIRPORT 0.2 24
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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