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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Showers and storms in centre, SW and far NE. Hot in the east and mild on the west coast.

  • Monday Showers and gusty winds in the south. Very hot in the north, warm-to-mild in the south.

  • Tuesday A few storms in the Midwest, showers in the south. Very hot in the north and east, milder elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Showers in the southwest, chance of storm in NE. Hot in north and east, cool in southwest.

  • Thursday Showers in southwest corner. Dry elsewhere. Windy in west. Very hot in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/10 Fri 20/10 Sat 21/10

40.6°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Hottest

45.0°C

West Roebuck

44.6°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

44.0°C

Marble Bar

45.0°C

West Roebuck

14.9°C

Munglinup West
Coldest

6.0°C

Jurien Bay

7.4°C

Wandering

8.0°C

Eyre

-1.2°C

Eyre

E 40km/h

Red Rocks Point
Windiest

72km/h

Gooseberry Hill

77km/h

Wyndham Ap

83km/h

Gooseberry Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Dwellingup

18.0mm

Kimbolton Range Station

31.0mm

Kalumburu

31.0mm

Kalumburu
Western Australia's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.9°C at
Port Hedland Ap in 2002
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1928
Highest 32.7°C at
Old Halls Creek in 1900
Lowest -5.0°C at
Eyre in 2013
Highest 322.6mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1910

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
15 21 80% 1-5mm Nil E 16 79 E 18 62
Mostly sunny
25 34 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 65 WNW 23 61
Possible thunderstorm
15 25 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 68 WSW 11 56
Sunny
17 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 16 66 SW 27 59
Mostly sunny
10 25 50% 1-5mm Nil E 23 51 ESE 24 53
Mostly sunny
14 25 50% < 1mm Nil NW 22 71 W 25 62
Mostly sunny
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 24 15 ESE 13 9
Thunderstorms
18 33 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 28 39 NNW 27 41
Thunderstorms clearing
15 30 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
17 26 40% < 1mm Nil NE 14 63 W 21 53
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Storms strike southwest WA

11:43 EDT

A complex low pressure system has has brought widespread showers and thunderstorms to southwest WA overnight and into Sunday morning, storms producing more than 50,000 lightning strikes.

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

00:01 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.