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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Brisk wind, light showers in south. Dry windy west. Mostly sunny, warm and windy in the north.

  • Monday A few light showers on south coast. Sunny elsewhere. Mild in west. Warm in north.

  • 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.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

34.6°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Hottest

34.3°C

Broome Ap

34.0°C

Wyndham Ap

34.9°C

Wyndham Ap

35.5°C

Wyndham Ap

11.2°C

Munglinup West
Coldest

6.3°C

Mount Elizabeth

6.4°C

Mount Elizabeth

1.1°C

Bridgetown

1.1°C

Bridgetown

E 29km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

107km/h

Forrest

92km/h

Mount Magnet

66km/h

North Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

118.0mm

Capel North

59.4mm

Amrista Park

22.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

22.6mm

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
(Group 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
14:50 WST
SW 13 17 13.6 8.8 12.6 73 2 0.0 1032.5
14:50 WST
WSW 19 22 28.5 15.6 28.5 45 11 0.0 1015.0
14:50 WST
SSE 13 13 15.0 13.3 14.0 89 1 0.0 -
14:50 WST
S 30 39 20.7 13.9 20.7 65 5 0.0 1022.2
14:50 WST
SW 13 15 14.3 7.1 13.4 62 3 0.0 1029.3
16:20 WST
S 24 31 21.9 5.2 21.9 33 15 0.0 1023.4
14:50 WST
SE 15 24 11.8 2.2 10.1 52 4 0.0 1031.6
14:50 WST
ENE 9 13 16.6 5.6 16.6 48 5 0.0 1031.5
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16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.