Western Australian Weather

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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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
Wed 26/02 Thu 27/02 Fri 28/02

31.7°C

Broome Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

44.0°C

Gascoyne Junction
Avg: Rec:

44.0°C

Murchison
Avg: Rec:

44.0°C

Mount Magnet
Avg: Rec:

46.5°C

Nyang
Avg: Rec:

14.9°C

Forrest
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

14.6°C

Pemberton
Avg: Rec:

9.8°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:
 

0.5°C

Corrigin
Avg: Rec:

WNW 53km/h

Browse Is
Windiest

83km/h

Geraldton Ap

90km/h

Gooseberry Hill

90km/h

Browse Is
-

0.4mm last hr

Solomon Ap
Avg: Rec:
- -
Wettest

29.6mm

Paynedale Alert
Avg: Rec:
- -

138.6mm

Ord River Dam
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

169.2mm

Roebourne 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

Western Australia Daily Summaries

Saturday February 29, 2020
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
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Weather News

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.