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Thu 16:02 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in far south. Showers and thunderstorms in north, mainly inland.

  • 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.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12

35.6°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Hottest

41.7°C

Wyndham Ap

41.9°C

Kununurra Ap

44.0°C

Kununurra Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

12.2°C

Jacup
Coldest

9.1°C

Cunderdin Airfield

3.4°C

Bridgetown
 

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

ESE 38km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

75km/h

Warburton

94km/h

Forrest

83km/h

Kalumburu
-
no rain last hr Wettest

45.4mm

Fossil Downs

33.0mm

Coolawanyah
 

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 Monthly Summaries

December 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10.5 - 22.0 - 1.6 -
27.4 +0.9 34.5 +0.6 0.6 1
19 9.5 -4.0 23.4 -3.9 1.4 7
19.2 -1.5 28.2 -1.2 0.0 0
15.5 +0.5 25.4 -0.2 25.4 122
22.3 +0.4 35.5 -0.3 9.0 20
15.6 -1.0 32.2 +0.2 0.0 0
14.4 -2.0 25.2 -3.9 1.8 18
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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