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Sun 22:25 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

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

  • Tuesday Gusty showers along the south coast. Generally sunny elsewhere. Warm in the north.

  • Wednesday Wind and showers easing in the south. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere across the state.

  • Thursday Cool morning across the southwest. Very warm in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08 Sun 30/08

26.8°C

Argyle Ap
Hottest

36.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

35.5°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

36.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Warmun

4.1°C

Salmon Gums
Coldest

2.1°C

York

5.8°C

Jarrahwood
 

-3.4°C

Eyre

WNW 40km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

62km/h

Mount Keith

79km/h

Busselton Jetty

105km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.0mm

Mundaring

27.4mm

Acton Park
 

60.0mm

Useless Loop
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
03:30 WST
N 4 7 9.7 7.5 9.7 86 1 0.0 1019.4
03:30 WST
ENE 4 9 9.3 8.4 8.9 94 1 1.8 1018.6
03:20 WST
NNW 17 19 8.0 5.6 5.2 85 1 0.0 1017.3
03:20 WST
SSE 19 22 16.3 12.7 16.3 79 2 0.0 1019.7
03:20 WST
ESE 15 19 12.0 7.1 10.4 72 2 0.0 1018.6
03:30 WST
SSW 15 20 13.0 12.1 11.6 94 1 5.4 1017.7
03:20 WST
W 15 24 22.9 18.8 22.9 77 3 - 1014.9
05:00 WST
E 9 13 16.5 13.2 16.5 81 2 6.8 1016.4
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