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Wed 04:22 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Becoming very warm over west coast. Hot north. Few showers south coast, otherwise mostly dry.

  • Thursday Possible shower southern coasts. Hot and dry elsewhere. Gusty winds west coast.

  • Friday Very hot in the north and west. Thunderstorms over west and central and north.

  • Saturday Storms in the Kimberley. Dry elsewhere. Very hot in the W, with weak offshore winds.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 16/12 Mon 17/12 Tue 18/12

35.5°C

Onslow Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.9°C

Warburton
Avg: Rec:

43.7°C

Forrest
Avg: Rec:

41.0°C

Wyndham Ap
Avg: Rec:

47.4°C

Marble Bar
Avg: Rec:

16.0°C

Norseman Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

11.8°C

Mount Barker
Avg: Rec:

10.9°C

Dwellingup
Avg: Rec:

7.0°C

Katanning
Avg: Rec:

1.2°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

W 33km/h

Troughton Island
Windiest

81km/h

Wyndham Ap

70km/h

Eucla

72km/h

Kununurra Ap
-

0.6mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

40.0mm

Thundelarra
Avg: Rec:
- -

30.8mm

Esperance
Avg: Rec:

3.0mm

Kununurra Ap
Avg: Rec:

3.2mm

Kununurra Ap
Avg: Rec:
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
16 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 51 SW 26 40
Sunny
16 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 21 40 SSW 38 43
Sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 55 WSW 19 44
Mostly sunny
13 20 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 65 SSE 18 60
Sunny
14 31 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy
21 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 28 45 SW 36 43
Increasing sunshine
12 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 63 SSE 17 29
Possible shower
17 22 70% < 1mm Nil SW 30 80 SW 30 78
Mostly sunny
26 32 5% < 1mm Nil W 20 60 - -
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil S 25 34 SW 21 13
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