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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Generally dry and windy statewide. Heat spreading to the west, mild in the south.

  • Saturday Storms possible in the north and southwest. Very hot in the north grading to mild in the south.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in centre and southwest. Hot in the east and mild on the west coast.

  • Monday Showers and gusty winds in the south. Very hot in the north, warm-to-mild in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/10 Wed 18/10 Thu 19/10

32.5°C

Mandora
Hottest

42.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

43.0°C

Wyndham Ap

45.0°C

West Roebuck

45.0°C

West Roebuck

8.3°C

Esperance Ap
Coldest

3.0°C

Eyre

1.0°C

Newdegate
 

-1.2°C

Eyre

E 48km/h

Gooseberry Hill
Windiest

90km/h

Cape Leeuwin

61km/h

Mount Magnet

72km/h

Gooseberry Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.4mm

Pemberton

0.4mm

Rottnest Island
 

53.0mm

Ygnattering
Western Australia's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.9°C at
Port Hedland Ap in 2002
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1928
Highest 32.7°C at
Old Halls Creek in 1900
Lowest -5.0°C at
Eyre in 2013
Highest 322.6mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1910

Western Australia Daily Summaries

Friday October 20, 2017
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(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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Weather News

Emotional reunion with wife for survivor of trawler capsize in central Queensland

17:50 EDT

The man who is thought to be the sole survivor of a trawler capsize off the central Queensland coast has had an emotional reunion with his wife in Gladstone.

Roads remain cut, homes evacuated as floodwaters rise in southern Queensland

16:30 EDT

Torrential rain has severely damaged local roads and wiped out crops in Queensland's North Burnett region, as community leaders call for immediate action by the State Government.

Early-season deluge continues in Queensland

14:41 EDT

Unusually heavy October rainfall continues to soak eastern Queensland as records tumble along the state's North Tropical Coast.