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Wed 16:06 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers/storms in south and central parts. Hot and mostly sunny in the north.

  • Thursday Showers in the west, south and interior. Mostly dry and sunny in the north.

  • Friday Patchy, light rain possible in central parts. Showers developing in far SW ahead of front.

  • Saturday Cool with showers in the south. Showers and storms possible inland.

  • Sunday Cool in the southwest. Warm in central and north. Showers in the south, possible storms inland.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05

33.9°C

Kununurra Ap
Hottest

37.3°C

Warmun

36.6°C

Wyndham Ap

36.0°C

Wyndham Ap

41.7°C

Nyang

11.8°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

-1.6°C

Eyre

2.0°C

Yeelirrie

3.8°C

Bridgetown

-1.6°C

Eyre

WNW 40km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

74km/h

Cape Leeuwin

101km/h

Cape Leeuwin

72km/h

Leonora Ap
-

1.6mm last hr

Rocky Gully
Wettest

84.2mm

Christmas Island Ap

51.6mm

Jarrahwood

22.0mm

Kalbarri

22.0mm

Kalbarri
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga in 1990
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.2°C at
Cockatoo Island in 1967
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

Western Australia Daily Summaries

Wednesday May 25, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
8.6 - 17 - 0.4
19.3 +1.0 31 -1 0.0
8.8 -0.7 18 -3 5.0
20.2 +5.3 - - 1.8
14.2 +3.5 18 -3 4.2
15.9 +4.5 29 +5 0.0
- - 17 -4 -
10.1 -0.5 19 -3 2.6
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

Big surf closes beaches across Sydney, NSW

18:13 EST

Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.

Dampened SA in for more rain but also cold, strong winds

18:01 EST

Rain has fallen across a large part of South Australia during Wednesday and there is more to come, mainly on Friday, coinciding with cold winds.

Wet week for NSW

17:41 EST

Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.