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Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy, windy rain & storms in south mainly SE. Mostly sunny and warm in the north.

  • 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 and warm elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Cloudy building in the west mostly sunny elsewhere. Cold start in the southeast, warm in the north.

  • Wednesday Cloudy with occasional showers near the west coast. Mostly sunny and dry in the north. Mild in south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07

28.5°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

34.4°C

Mardie

34.3°C

Broome Ap

34.0°C

Wyndham Ap

35.0°C

Wyndham Ap

8.5°C

Newdegate
Coldest

4.7°C

York

6.3°C

Mount Elizabeth

-36.5°C

Broome Ap

-36.5°C

Broome Ap

SE 38km/h

North Island
Windiest

107km/h

Forrest

107km/h

Forrest

92km/h

Mount Magnet
-
no rain last hr Wettest

44.0mm

Eurardy

118.0mm

Capel North

59.4mm

Amrista Park

53.2mm

Southern Cross 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 Daily Summaries

Saturday August 1, 2015
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
11.7 +3.4 18 -1 0.2
8.4 +0.8 16 -2 0.6
10.7 - 14 - 0.6
14.7 +3.1 23 +0 4.6
10.0 +4.4 13 -6 35.2
10.3 +2.8 12 -7 9.6
75 -36.5 -51.4 29 -1 0.2
12.6 +3.9 - - 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Weather News

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Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.

Adelaide records coldest July in almost 20 years

11:36 EST

Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.