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Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Hot in north. Very warm in west. Cool in far south. Showers and thunderstorms in north, mainly inland.

  • Friday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in far south. Showers and thunderstorms in north, mainly inland.

  • Saturday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in southeast. Showers & storms in north & west, mainly inland.

  • Sunday Warm west coast then cooler change. Hot elsewhere. Showers and storms in the west and north.

  • Monday Showers/storms most areas, most intense in south. Cool & windy across southwest. Hot in east & north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12

35.6°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Newman Ap

41.7°C

Wyndham Ap

41.9°C

Kununurra Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

12.3°C

Munglinup West
Coldest

4.5°C

Jarrahwood

9.1°C

Cunderdin Airfield

3.4°C

Bridgetown

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

ESE 44km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

62km/h

Forrest

75km/h

Warburton

94km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

62.0mm

Cygnet Bay

45.4mm

Fossil Downs

33.0mm

Coolawanyah

6.0mm

Kalumburu
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

Western Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
18 37 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 22 23 SW 21 19
Sunny
16 37 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 18 SW 26 26
Sunny
14 30 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 36 SW 16 32
Sunny
13 25 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 17 43 SSE 21 38
Sunny
15 38 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
20 33 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 17 42 WSW 24 49
Sunny
15 33 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 31 ENE 11 10
Increasing sunshine
14 23 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 48 SE 23 54
Possible thunderstorm
29 37 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 18 50 WSW 19 54
Sunny
18 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 30 24 E 20 17
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Weather News

Eastern storms and southern shivers

16:00 EDT

Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.

Summer scorcher looms for two thirds of Australians

14:12 EDT

The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.

Turbulent Thursday in Vic, Tas, SA

15:52 EDT

Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.