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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain, storms and strong winds over the southeast. Hot in the north, mild and humid in the south.

  • Thursday Thunderstorms in the north, showers in the south. Hot in the north, mild and humid in the south.

  • Friday A few storms in the N & W, showers in the S. Heat building in the south.

  • Saturday Showers and thunderstorms in the N, W and S. Mild in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Sunday Showers and thunderstorms in the north & south. Warm-to-hot statewide.

WA Extremes and Records

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

32.6°C

Shark Bay Ap
Hottest

42.7°C

Gascoyne Junction

38.0°C

Roebourne Ap

38.0°C

Nyang

44.2°C

Nyang

14.6°C

Mount Barker
Coldest

12.0°C

Ravensthorpe

9.0°C

Windy Harbour

7.0°C

Jarrahwood

5.9°C

Eyre

N 42km/h

Warburton
Windiest

88km/h

Southern Cross Ap

75km/h

Rottnest Island

64km/h

Perth Airport
-
no rain last hr Wettest

131.0mm

Dampier Downs Airstrip

53.0mm

Troughton Island

36.0mm

Carnegie

36.0mm

Carnegie
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 35.1°C at
Wittenoom in 2015
Lowest -1.0°C at
Salmon Gums in 1950
Highest 416.0mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 2013

Western Australia Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup 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
09:40 WST
E 9 13 22.8 12.7 22.8 53 5 0.0 1010.7
09:40 WST
ENE 15 20 21.8 10.0 21.8 47 7 0.0 -
09:40 WST
ESE 17 20 17.4 13.9 17.4 80 2 0.0 1014.1
09:40 WST
SSW 19 24 26.4 21.6 28.2 75 4 0.0 1004.8
09:40 WST
S 15 26 16.8 16.8 16.8 100 1 0.4 1009.4
09:40 WST
E 24 37 21.3 19.4 21.3 89 2 0.0 1006.6
09:40 WST
WNW 13 15 30.2 23.9 35.3 69 4 0.0 1006.9
12:10 WST
NNW 30 41 30.5 14.3 29.9 37 20 0.0 1007.2
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