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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Light showers over southern parts, otherwise dry. Dry winds throughout.

  • Tuesday Showers in the west and south. Very warm in the north. Cool in the south.

  • Wednesday The odd shower over central parts. Very warm in the north, cool in the south.

  • Thursday Rain developing over central parts. Very warm in the north, cooler in the south.

  • Friday Cloud and rain increasing over inland parts. Warm, dry and sunny in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 18/08 Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08

32.2°C

Derby Ap
Hottest

38.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

38.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

10.0°C

Salmon Gums
Coldest

3.8°C

York

3.8°C

Bulga Downs

0.8°C

Southern Cross Ap

-6.0°C

Pingelly

SE 31km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

66km/h

Cape Naturaliste

68km/h

Rottnest Island

74km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

34.6mm

Ludlow

32.0mm

Tamar

3.8mm

Innadong

32.0mm

Mount Barker
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 Monthly Summaries

August 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.6 - 15.6 - 151.0 -
14.5 -0.4 30.9 +0.6 0.2 9
8.6 +1.0 16.6 -1.0 157.2 133
10.8 -0.8 22.7 -0.4 13.2 75
8.9 +1.4 20.8 +1.4 32.8 121
9.6 +0.9 24.9 +2.2 0.0 0
6.0 +0.3 19.0 +0.3 11.0 51
9.2 +0.9 17.7 -1.4 145.0 118
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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