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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Windy with showers and storms in south. Rain and storms in northeast, sunny elsewhere.

  • Sunday Windy in the southeast, storms in the north. Dry and mild elsewhere.

  • Monday Stormy in the north. Showers clearing over south coast.

  • Tuesday Cool and calm in the south. Rain and storms in north Kimberley.

  • Wednesday Warm and dry throughout. Generally light winds.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 04/05 Thu 05/05 Fri 06/05

30.2°C

Troughton Island
Hottest

37.5°C

Marble Bar

36.8°C

Warmun

37.0°C

Kununurra Ap

40.3°C

Derby Ap

9.1°C

Dwellingup
Coldest

4.3°C

Kellerberrin

5.0°C

Hyden

17.0°C

Giles

0.4°C

Eyre

SSW 55km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

81km/h

Broome Ntc

62km/h

Rowley Shoals

79km/h

Rottnest Island
-

0.2mm last hr

Rocky Gully
Wettest

74.0mm

Udialla

73.0mm

Tangadee

5.0mm

Giles

85.2mm

Christmas Island Ap
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
(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 %
Possible thunderstorm
12 17 80% 1-5mm Nil SSW 28 81 SSW 40 75
Possible thunderstorm
22 26 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 19 83 WNW 25 76
Thunderstorms clearing
11 18 70% < 1mm Nil SSW 24 81 S 30 58
Mostly sunny
17 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 26 62 SSW 36 67
Possible thunderstorm
15 24 90% 5-10mm Nil N 20 76 NW 14 78
Possible shower
16 22 70% < 1mm Nil SSW 31 61 SSW 35 55
Heavy rain
16 21 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 23 92 NNE 22 89
Thunderstorms clearing
10 19 90% 1-5mm Nil W 19 77 WSW 31 39
Clearing shower
11 19 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms clearing
13 19 90% 1-5mm Nil SSW 24 80 SSW 32 58
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Weather News

Sydney's smokey start to Saturday

09:41 EST

Sydney-sider's woke to a blanket of haze this morning, primarily in the north as light westerly breezes wafted smoke from hazard reduction burns inland towards the coast.

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09:22 EST

Ignorance is a dangerous thing in a country like Papua New Guinea.

South Australia faces heavy rain, possible flooding over weekend, weather bureau predicts

18:24 EST

Authorities are warning South Australians to brace for widespread heavy rain across the weekend, with the weather bureau forecasting up to 80 millimetres in some areas.