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Thu 22:19 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Mild northerly winds, strengthening in south. Rain late in southwest. Dry, warm in east & north.

  • Saturday Windy, colder, rain & the odd storm west & south. Heavy falls about west coast.Dry warm east & north.

  • Sunday Cold winds west & south with showers, mainly light. Warm and dry in the northeast.

  • Monday Cold winds, showers easing in south. Clearing in west. Patchy rain in the northeast.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08 Thu 25/08

26.2°C

Browse Is
Hottest

34.4°C

Wyndham Ap

34.7°C

Kalumburu

35.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap

3.5°C

Forrest
Coldest

-3.3°C

Wandering

-1.7°C

Norseman Ap
 

-5.0°C

Pingelly

ESE 42km/h

Bedout Island
Windiest

55km/h

Legendre Island

66km/h

Forrest

62km/h

Bedout Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.6mm

Beaumont West

3.8mm

Red Rocks Point
 

41.8mm

Jindong
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 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 %
Rain developing
11 23 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 22 56 NNW 33 44
Late shower
10 23 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 20 59 NNW 30 54
Rain developing
9 19 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 24 69 N 33 73
Rain developing
9 20 90% 5-10mm Nil N 27 58 NNW 25 47
Rain developing
8 22 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 52 NW 27 53
Mostly sunny
6 20 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 24 49 N 22 26
Mostly sunny
6 20 5% < 1mm Nil NE 12 63 NE 10 40
Sunny
15 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 27 16 ENE 15 15
Sunny
4 20 5% < 1mm Slight E 27 31 ENE 16 12
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Weather News

Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.