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Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Showers/storms, warm-to-very warm in the southwest. Mostly cloudy, very warm in the south. Mostly cloudy, very warm in the northwest. Windy, heavy rain and storms in the northeast.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Showers/storms, very warm in the south. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northwest. Windy, heavy rain and storms in the northeast.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Windy with showers, warm in the south. Mostly sunny, hot in the northwest. Showers/storms, warm in the northeast.

  • Monday Windy, warm-to-very warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the south. Windy, very warm in the northwest. Showers/storms, warm in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the south. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northwest. Showers/storms, warm in the northeast.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 25/02 Wed 26/02 Thu 27/02

38.2°C

Leonora Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.1°C

Telfer Ap
Avg: Rec:

44.0°C

Gascoyne Junction
Avg: Rec:

44.0°C

Murchison
Avg: Rec:

46.5°C

Nyang
Avg: Rec:

18.3°C

Eucla
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

13.2°C

Pemberton
Avg: Rec:

14.6°C

Pemberton
Avg: Rec:

9.8°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

0.5°C

Corrigin
Avg: Rec:

WSW 51km/h

Browse Is
Windiest

92km/h

Ocean Reef

83km/h

Geraldton Ap

90km/h

Gooseberry Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

66.8mm

Amery Acres
Avg: Rec:
- -

29.6mm

Paynedale Alert
Avg: Rec:
- -

138.6mm

Ord River Dam
Avg: Rec:
- -

135.4mm

Kununurra Ap
Avg: Rec:
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

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Murray-Darling Basin Plan 'in action' after first major break in drought since deal was struck in 2012

17:23 EDT

The first major flood after eight years of drought is flowing down the Balonne River in southern Queensland this week in what could be the first real test of the northern projects of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, struck in 2012.

Melbourne's cool, wet summer by modern standards

14:49 EDT

Melbourne is likely to have just experienced its coolest summer in at least 15 years.

This week's Perth storms are weather events the BOM finds almost impossible to predict

11:50 EDT

Perth residents have been left bewildered this week as ferocious storms have appeared seemingly out of nowhere, causing widespread destruction in a matter of minutes.