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Great Southern Weather

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Fri 10:02 WST
Current Warnings
 

Great Southern Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northeast. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south. Light winds.

  • Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. Areas of morning frost in the north. Light winds.

Issued Fri 16:25 WST

Great Southern 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
09:00 WST
SE 6   13.3 11.6 13.3 89 1 11 -
16:50 WST
SE 24 30 11.9 6.6 9.4 70 3 0.2 -
16:50 WST
SE 26 31 11.6 10.2 8.9 91 2 2.4 1023.2
16:50 WST
SE 24 28 11.2 9.6 8.6 90 1 0.2 -
09:00 WST
E 7   11.6 11.2 11.0 97 1 18 -
16:50 WST
SSE 22 33 13.0 11.2 11.0 89 2 0.0 -
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Dry season in Western Australia forces Wheatbelt farmers to sell off sheep

18:30 EST

The lack of winter rain over much of Western Australia has left many crops to wither and pasture to dry out, with Wheatbelt farmers in particular being forced to sell their sheep.

Late start to winter in Tasmania

12:06 EST

Winter has finally arrived in Tasmania this week after dry and record-breaking warm start to June in Hobart.

Rain drenches Perth but fails to bring many desperate WA farmers relief

16:51 EST

A cold front over the southern half of Western Australia has dumped more than 60 millimetres of rain on Perth, and has given some struggling farmers a boost, but has failed to reach all agricultural areas desperate for a drenching.