Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of showers. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Areas of frost in the north in the early morning. Light winds.
Friday Mostly sunny morning. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Southwest Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||1||15||5%||< 1mm||High||SSE 6||78||ESE 10||56|
||4||16||5%||< 1mm||Slight||ESE 3||80||ESE 8||54|
||5||16||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 9||76||ESE 9||52|
||9||16||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 12||73||ESE 12||56|
||8||16||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||77||E 9||58|
||0||15||5%||< 1mm||High||SE 1||82||ESE 6||48|
||2||16||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||SE 7||77||ESE 10||52|
||4||15||5%||< 1mm||Slight||SE 7||72||SE 10||55|
||6||16||5%||< 1mm||Nil||Calm||78||ESE 6||53|
||4||15||20%||< 1mm||Slight||SSE 7||76||SE 10||57|
||7||16||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 12||72||ESE 12||56|
Several significant cold snaps in July were the only remarkable weather events in what the Bureau of Meteorology has labelled an average winter.
Much of the state has seen great rainfall over winter, with only the north and central coast missing out.
Snow has fallen in Western Australia's Stirling Ranges, including Bluff Knoll, for the second time in a matter of weeks, after a chilly night in the Great Southern.