Fairfax Media Network

Southwest Weather

Current Warnings
 

Southwest Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the south coast in the late evening. Winds SW 20 to 25 km/h turning W 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending SE during the evening.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE during the morning then becoming light during the day.

Issued Mon 16:25 WST

Southwest Observations

Latest Observations
Station
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
00:10 WST
NW 4 4 14.5 10.5 14.3 77 2 0.0 -
00:10 WST
W 6 6 17.9 11.4 17.9 65 3 0.0 -
00:10 WST
NW 11 11 16.8 10.0 16.8 64 3 0.0 1011.3
00:10 WST
WNW 17 22 - - - - - - -
00:10 WST
WNW 37 39 16.7 13.5 16.7 81 3 0.2 1010.0
00:10 WST
W 28 35 17.2 10.6 17.2 65 5 0.0 1011.4
00:10 WST
WSW 9 11 15.7 9.8 15.7 68 3 0.0 -
09:00 WST
S 7   19.5 13.4 19.5 68 3 0 -
00:10 WST
NW 20 22 14.1 9.9 12.5 76 2 0.0 1010.7
00:10 WST
NW 22 26 15.1 9.7 15.1 70 3 0.0 1008.6
09:00 WST
SSW 6   19.0 13.0 19.0 68 3 0 1013.8
00:00 WST
N 13 17 13.7 11.2 12.7 85 1 0.0 -
23:30 WST
NW 11 17 12.6 9.6 11.6 82 2 0.0 -
00:10 WST
W 20 24 16.3 11.2 16.3 72 3 0.0 1011.4
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.