Fairfax Media Network

Western Australian Weather

WA
Sat 04:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in southeast. Showers & storms in north & west, mainly inland.

  • Sunday Warm west coast then cooler change. Hot elsewhere. Showers and storms in the west and north.

  • Monday Showers/storms most areas, most intense in south. Cool & windy across southwest. Hot in east & north.

  • Tuesday Hot and stormy in the north and east. Southerly winds in the west and south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

31.7°C

Marble Bar
Hottest

41.9°C

Kununurra Ap

43.8°C

Kununurra Ap

44.0°C

West Roebuck

44.8°C

Marble Bar

10.3°C

Jacup
Coldest

3.4°C

Bridgetown

5.0°C

Eyre
 

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

ENE 38km/h

Adele Is
Windiest

94km/h

Forrest

83km/h

Kalumburu

292km/h

Bickley
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.0mm

Coolawanyah

28.0mm

Drysdale River
 

62.0mm

Cygnet Bay
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

Western Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
16 25 30% < 1mm Nil E 22 52 ESE 32 40
Possible thunderstorm
28 38 80% 1-5mm Nil ENE 14 61 NW 17 64
Sunny
16 32 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 32 WNW 16 39
Sunny
22 33 60% < 1mm Nil W 14 58 W 25 57
Sunny
13 27 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 46 SE 24 54
Mostly sunny
16 32 30% < 1mm Nil SW 10 31 SW 23 34
Sunny
19 34 5% < 1mm Nil E 28 17 ESE 16 9
Sunny
19 37 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 21 17 ENE 16 7
Sunny
18 41 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
19 37 30% < 1mm Nil NE 20 22 W 24 28
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

A year of Australian weather captured in a calendar

18:00 EDT

Photographs of weather phenomena around Australia, some of them capturing rare events, have been chosen for the 2017 Australian Weather Calendar.

Temperatures soar in the west

16:36 EDT

Perth is enduring a sweaty end to the week, although a cool change is on the way.

Perfect storm photos: storm chasers give up their tips for taking best pic

15:55 EDT

While most Queenslanders sheltered inside during the past week of severe storms, a breed of professional photographers known as storm chasers were outside, braving the danger to get the best possible shot.