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Fri 04:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Windy with showers in the south. Warm and dry in the north.

  • Saturday Showers and possible storms over southern inland. Warm in the north, cool in the south.

  • Sunday Showers clearing over the south. Isolated thunderstorms in the northwest.

  • Monday Generally warm and dry, hot in the north. Gusty in the north inland and along the coast.

  • Tuesday Mostly dry throughout. Warm and dry in the north and west.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05

31.7°C

Kalumburu
Hottest

37.3°C

Wyndham Ap

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap

37.0°C

Mandora

37.4°C

Mandora

9.5°C

Narembeen
Coldest

0.0°C

Eyre

1.8°C

Norseman Ap

2.0°C

Norseman Ap

-0.2°C

Salmon Gums

E 33km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

55km/h

Cape Leeuwin

55km/h

Cape Leeuwin

72km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-
no rain last hr Wettest

18.0mm

Karri Valley

3.0mm

Busselton

8.0mm

Bunbury

8.0mm

Bunbury
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga in 1990
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.2°C at
Cockatoo Island in 1967
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

Western Australia Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
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
09:30 WST
SSE 11 17 16.5 13.0 16.5 80 2 1.4 1021.3
09:30 WST
SSW 7 13 15.4 11.0 14.1 75 2 8.0 1021.7
09:30 WST
W 20 28 13.7 12.2 12.0 91 1 0.0 1018.9
09:30 WST
SSE 31 43 20.6 10.9 20.6 54 8 0.0 1019.5
09:30 WST
SSW 11 15 15.3 4.4 15.3 48 5 0.0 1020.5
09:30 WST
N 13 17 19.3 8.9 19.3 51 6 0.2 1018.7
09:30 WST
SE 13 17 28.1 15.1 28.1 45 9 0.0 1013.7
11:00 WST
NNW 15 22 23.3 7.2 23.3 35 12 0.0 1021.5
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