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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday A few showers in the southwest. Warm, sunny and dry for central and northern parts.

  • Tuesday Rain increasing in W, possibly heavy with storms. Hot and dry over the Kimberley.

  • Wednesday Dry and mostly sunny. Noticeable E/NE breeze. Very warm in the north.

  • Thursday Showers and storms over western parts, some heavy. Warm, dry and windy in the north and east.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 25/05 Sat 26/05 Sun 27/05

27.3°C

Browse Is
Hottest

34.7°C

Wyndham Ap

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap

36.0°C

Wyndham Ap

38.3°C

Roebourne Ap

3.6°C

Collie East
Coldest

4.5°C

Brookton

6.7°C

Eyre
 

-2.9°C

Eyre

SW 42km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

114km/h

Cape Leeuwin

83km/h

Cape Leeuwin

79km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.6mm last hr

Esperance Ap
Wettest

67.0mm

Bickley

27.6mm

Bickley
 

93.8mm

Acton Park
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Nyang in 2016
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.6°C at
Troughton Island in 2016
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

Western Australia Monthly Summaries

May 2018
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
8.4 - 21.9 - 23.6 -
16.7 -1.6 31.7 +0.1 0.0 0
8.5 -0.8 21 22.7 +1.7 77.6 78
14.4 -0.4 28.7 +2.4 19.2 57
11.3 +0.6 21.3 +0.1 22.4 70
9.7 -1.7 25.0 +1.3 0.0 0
9.6 +0.9 22.0 +1.3 1.2 5
10.3 -0.2 23 24.4 +2.1 64.2 71
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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