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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Areas of rain and showers in the north and south. A dry but cool in the west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the north and central parts. Cool, windy and showery in the south.

  • Saturday Windy in the south with showers. Cloudy with showers and storms in the east.

  • Sunday Windy in the south, storms in the north. Sunny and warm elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 02/05 Tue 03/05 Wed 04/05

30.1°C

Troughton Island
Hottest

40.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

40.3°C

Derby Ap

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap

40.3°C

Derby Ap

5.0°C

Southern Cross Ap
Coldest

4.8°C

Southern Cross Ap

4.3°C

Southern Cross Ap
 

0.4°C

Eyre

SE 27km/h

North Island
Windiest

61km/h

Cocos Island Ap

53km/h

North Island

61km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.2mm last hr

Shannon
Wettest

33.0mm

Christmas Island Ap

55.8mm

Gibb River
 

85.2mm

Christmas Island Ap
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
07:40 WST
NNE 7 9 13.3 13.1 13.1 99 1 0.0 1016.3
07:40 WST
ESE 2 4 12.7 11.9 12.7 95 1 0.0 -
07:40 WST
WSW 15 19 13.4 7.7 12.1 68 3 2.6 1014.4
07:40 WST
S 24 30 20.0 15.3 20.0 74 3 0.0 1011.6
07:40 WST
SW 15 19 12.5 9.0 11.0 79 2 0.0 1016.4
07:40 WST
NNW 22 26 19.8 5.5 19.8 39 11 0.0 1012.1
07:40 WST
E 2 7 28.0 24.6 32.4 82 2 0.2 1012.0
09:10 WST
SSE 7 9 15.3 13.7 13.9 90 1 5.8 1019.5
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