Heatwave Warning

IDW21013

Heatwave Warning For Western Australia

Issued at 01:59pm WST on Friday 1 March 2024

Valid for Friday 1 March 2024

Severe Heatwave Warning for: South Interior District

Heatwave Situation for 3 days starting Wednesday 28th February 2024

Heatwave Situation for 3 days starting Thursday 29th February 2024

Heatwave Situation for 3 days starting Friday 1st March 2024

Heatwave Situation for 3 days starting Saturday 2nd March 2024

Safety Advice

  • Severe heatwaves can be dangerous for many people, especially older people, babies, children, pregnant and breastfeeding women, people with medical conditions and people who are unwell.
  • Seek a place to keep cool, such as your home, a library, community centre or shopping centre.
  • Close your windows and draw blinds, curtains or awnings early in the day to keep the heat out of your home.
  • If available, use fans or air-conditioners to keep cool.

For information on staying safe during a heatwave go to the WA Health web page.

Weather Situation

Maximum temperatures ranging from the high thirties to the mid-forties with overnight minimum temperatures in the mid to high twenties. Severe heatwave conditions are expected to ease over the next few days.

Locations likely to be impacted include Warburton.

The next heatwave warning will be issued by 2:00pm WST on Saturday 2 March 2024