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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Dry and sunny, breezy winds in the north. Warm in the north and northwest, mild elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Very warm northerly winds drawing heat south. Sunny day, possible shower/storm in the Pilbara.

  • Thursday Rain about the southwest coast. warm to very warm north, mild south.

  • Friday Coo, very windy & heavy rain in the S & W. Drier and warm further E.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/05 Sun 20/05 Mon 21/05

28.2°C

Browse Is
Hottest

31.0°C

Pardoo

32.3°C

Wyndham Ap

33.0°C

Wyndham Ap

38.3°C

Roebourne Ap

-0.1°C

Collie East
Coldest

-1.0°C

Jarrahwood

-2.9°C

Eyre
 

-2.9°C

Eyre

ESE 44km/h

Troughton Island
Windiest

59km/h

Bedout Island

61km/h

Bedout Island

62km/h

Bedout Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

20.4mm

Christmas Island Ap

80.4mm

Christmas Island Ap
 

80.4mm

Christmas Island Ap
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Nyang in 2016
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.6°C at
Troughton Island in 2016
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

Western Australia Daily Summaries

Tuesday May 22, 2018
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
10  
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