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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday A few light showers on south coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Mild in west. Warm north.

  • Wednesday A few light showers on south coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Mild in west. Warm north.

  • Thursday Light showers on south coast & later in west. Dry elsewhere. Mild in south. Warm north.

  • Friday Showers and possible thunder on the west coast. Mostly sunny and mild to warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers spreading east across the south. Mostly sunny in the north and interior.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

33.7°C

West Roebuck
Hottest

34.9°C

Wyndham Ap

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap

35.1°C

Derby Ap

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap

11.0°C

Jacup
Coldest

1.1°C

Bridgetown

-0.2°C

York

-0.1°C

York

-0.2°C

York

SE 35km/h

Rowley Shoals
Windiest

66km/h

North Island

57km/h

Bedout Island

105km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

22.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

37.0mm

Kulin

46.0mm

Gingin

9.0mm

Cocos Island Ap
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
15:10 WST
ESE 7 9 17.3 6.5 17.3 49 5 0.0 1030.4
15:10 WST
SE 15 20 17.9 16.2 17.9 90 1 0.0 -
15:10 WST
SSE 13 17 14.4 6.2 13.5 58 4 0.0 1032.9
15:10 WST
ESE 20 28 27.4 2.7 26.3 20 25 0.0 1020.2
15:10 WST
ESE 13 20 14.3 2.5 13.4 45 6 0.0 1030.6
15:10 WST
SSW 9 13 13.7 6.6 13.2 62 3 0.0 1031.1
15:10 WST
SE 20 28 31.8 5.3 29.7 19 30 0.0 1014.0
16:40 WST
ESE 19 22 18.6 -5.2 18.6 19 19 0.0 1025.5
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