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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Showers and possible storms in the southwest. Warm in the northeast with some thundery showers.

  • Saturday Gusty showers spreading across southwest. Isolated thunderstorms in the east.

  • Sunday Gales and brisk showers in the southwest. Mostly dry and sunny in the north.

  • Monday Gusty showers in the south and west. Mostly clear skies and dry in the north.

  • Tuesday Showers on the south coast, mainly east. Generally sunny elsewhere. Warm in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 25/08 Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08

35.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Hottest

37.6°C

Warmun

37.0°C

Warmun

36.4°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Warmun

15.3°C

Red Rocks Point
Coldest

-0.2°C

Newdegate

0.4°C

Wandering

2.0°C

York

-3.4°C

Eyre

E 33km/h

Red Rocks Point
Windiest

53km/h

Bedout Island

103km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Red Rocks Point

0.4mm

Northampton

16.6mm

Rottnest Island

17.0mm

Rottnest Island
Western Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.0°C at
Kalumburu in 1970
Lowest 5.6°C at
Katanning in 1920
Highest 27.5°C at
Cadjebut in 1998
Lowest -7.2°C at
Eyre in 2008
Highest 287.5mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1956

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
15:20 WST
WNW 9 13 21.0 16.2 21.0 74 2 4.0 1014.5
15:20 WST
W 7 11 19.1 13.2 19.1 68 3 0.2 -
15:20 WST
WSW 19 24 18.4 13.3 18.4 72 3 0.0 1012.8
15:20 WST
SSW 20 26 21.7 13.5 21.7 59 5 0.0 1014.9
15:20 WST
N 17 24 25.1 -2.7 24.8 16 25 0.0 1015.8
15:20 WST
E 22 30 15.3 9.0 15.3 66 4 0.0 1023.0
15:20 WST
W 22 30 26.6 19.7 28.0 66 5 0.0 1013.4
16:50 WST
NNW 11 13 24.3 1.3 24.3 22 17 0.0 1018.5
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Southerlies soak parts of VIC

13:38 EST

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