Western Australian Weather

WA
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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Late showers, very warm-to-hot in the southwest. Mostly sunny, warm in the south. Showers/storms in northwest. Late showers, very warm in the northeast.

  • Friday Mostly cloudy, warm-to-very warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, warm in the south. Showers/storms in northwest. Late showers, very warm in the northeast.

  • Saturday Showers/storms, warm-to-very warm in the west. Mostly cloudy, warm in the south. Mostly sunny, hot in the northeast.

  • Sunday Showers/storms, warm-to-very warm in the west. Showers easing, mild-to-warm in the south. Sunny, warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, hot in the northeast.

  • Monday Showers/storms, warm-to-very warm in the west. Mostly cloudy, warm in the south. Mostly sunny, warm in the northwest. Mostly cloudy, hot in the northeast.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 17/02 Tue 18/02 Wed 19/02

39.2°C

Telfer Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

44.1°C

Telfer Ap
Avg: Rec:

44.6°C

Mandora
Avg: Rec:

40.1°C

Telfer Ap
Avg: Rec:

46.5°C

Nyang
Avg: Rec:

21.6°C

Eucla
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

7.0°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:

7.9°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

8.5°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

0.5°C

Corrigin
Avg: Rec:

SE 48km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

190km/h

Bickley

100km/h

Wyndham Ap

212km/h

Bickley
-

0.2mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

51.4mm

Mount Winifred
Avg: Rec:
- -

90.8mm

Port Smith
Avg: Rec:
- -

169.2mm

Roebourne Ap
Avg: Rec:

169.0mm

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 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
15:20 WST
E 13 17 36.1 9.6 33.5 20 29 0.0 1011.4
15:20 WST
ENE 11 15 36.2 9.6 34.0 20 27 0.0 -
15:20 WST
E 35 43 24.0 14.4 18.6 55 10 0.0 1019.1
15:20 WST
SE 33 43 32.0 18.9 28.6 45 17 0.0 1006.5
15:20 WST
NE 19 20 27.7 8.1 23.6 29 18 0.0 1017.3
15:20 WST
SE 22 31 21.6 11.0 17.6 51 8 0.0 1019.0
15:20 WST
NW 22 26 31.4 25.2 33.5 69 6 0.2 1005.9
17:50 WST
SE 19 22 34.7 -0.9 28.9 10 44 0.0 1011.6
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11:26 EDT

Communities surrounding the Gulf of Carpentaria should prepare for the development of a tropical cyclone this weekend or early next week.