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Tue 17:41 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Thunderstorms in the north, possible southeast. Warm in the southwest, very hot elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Thunderstorms in the north and east. Very hot in the north, grading mild in the south.

  • Thursday Showers/storms in the north, mostly dry elsewhere. Very hot in the north, grading warm in the south.

  • Friday Showers/storms in the north, mostly dry elsewhere. Hot in the southeast, very hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Very hot in the east and north. Windy in the S. Becoming cooler in the the southwest.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 09/12 Sun 10/12 Mon 11/12

39.7°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

45.1°C

Warmun

42.0°C

Wiluna Airport

42.0°C

Argyle Ap

45.1°C

Warmun

16.9°C

Shannon
Coldest

11.0°C

York

11.8°C

Mount Barker

15.0°C

Jacup

2.5°C

Jarrahwood

SSW 44km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

88km/h

Geraldton Ap

88km/h

Wyndham Ap

88km/h

Leinster Ap
-

1.0mm last hr

Red Rocks Point
Wettest

62.2mm

Kimberley Downs

25.0mm

Wandering

20.0mm

Bidyadanga

20.0mm

Bidyadanga
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

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
17:50 WST
SSW 20 24 17.9 13.1 17.9 73 3 0.2 1012.9
18:00 WST
WSW 28 35 30.9 24.5 36.8 68 7 - 1007.6
18:00 WST
SSW 22 37 23.2 13.1 23.2 53 7 0.0 1012.6
18:00 WST
SSW 43 54 24.9 19.1 24.9 70 7 0.0 1011.5
17:50 WST
ESE 11 13 22.3 19.8 22.3 86 2 2.0 1006.5
20:20 WST
SE 7 7 33.1 6.3 31.0 19 23 0.0 1012.2
17:50 WST
S 26 33 28.5 13.2 28.0 39 16 0.0 1008.0
17:50 WST
SW 19 26 22.6 15.9 22.6 66 4 0.0 1012.1
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.