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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in the southwest, dry elsewhere. Hot in the north, cool in the south.

  • Thursday The odd shower in the far southwest. Dry and clear elsewhere. Warm in the north.

  • Friday Windy with showers in the south. Warm and dry in the north.

  • Saturday Showers and possible storms over southern inland. Warm in the north, cool in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05 Tue 23/05

28.6°C

Browse Is
Hottest

35.6°C

Wyndham Ap

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.4°C

Mandora

5.3°C

Norseman Ap
Coldest

0.4°C

Collie East

1.0°C

Yeelirrie
 

-0.2°C

Salmon Gums

WNW 31km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Leeuwin

55km/h

Cape Leeuwin

50km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.6mm last hr

Collie East
Wettest

18.5mm

Dongara

8.4mm

Walpole
 

55.6mm

Bremer Bay
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 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 %
Clearing shower
11 20 50% < 1mm Nil N 9 87 W 16 66
Sunny
10 25 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 51 S 24 33
Showers
11 20 40% < 1mm Nil W 6 75 W 12 62
Showers easing
13 19 80% < 1mm Nil NW 16 92 W 18 71
Possible shower
8 21 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
12 27 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 38 S 28 45
Sunny
6 21 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 7 62 WNW 8 35
Sunny
8 23 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 48 NW 4 41
Sunny
19 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 10 47 NNW 12 34
Mostly sunny
12 27 40% < 1mm Nil E 22 39 NE 11 30
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Weather News

Perth finally sees string of wet days

16:21 EST

Perth has received more rain during the last four days than the last two and a half months combined.

Foggy starts as winter looms

15:46 EST

Fog is a sure sign that winter is on the way and there was plenty of it across the country this morning.

AuctionsPlus Queensland sheep listings double, due to low rainfall and rising prices

12:16 EST

The number of Queensland sheep offered in online sales has doubled week-on-week this fortnight, as producers respond to dry times and a stronger market.