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Western Australian Weather

WA
Mon 10:12 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Gusty showers in the south and west. Mostly clear skies and dry in the north.

  • Tuesday Cold and windy with showers in the south. Generally sunny elsewhere. Warm in the north.

  • Wednesday Wind and showers easing in the south. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere across the state.

  • Thursday Cool morning across the southwest. Very warm in the north.

  • Friday Mild to warm with chance late showers in west. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm in north, mild SE.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08 Sun 30/08

36.1°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

36.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

35.5°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

36.4°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Warmun

7.5°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

2.1°C

York

5.8°C

Jarrahwood

1.5°C

York

-3.4°C

Eyre

WSW 42km/h

Garden Island
Windiest

62km/h

Mount Keith

79km/h

Busselton Jetty

105km/h

Forrest
-

2.8mm last hr

Rocky Gully
Wettest

28.0mm

Mundaring

27.4mm

Acton Park

6.8mm

Giles

60.0mm

Useless Loop
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 Sky Observations

Latest Sky Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Vis Cloud Current weather Past weather
m
12:00 WST
- - Recent precipitation -  
12:00 WST
- - Recent precipitation -  
12:00 WST
2500 7/8 Sc Slight shower Cloudy at times  
12:00 WST
- 8/8 - -  
12:00 WST
25000 5/8 Sc -- -- Recent shower Shower
Mostly cloudy
 
12:00 WST
40000 1/8 Cu -- -- Sky unchanged Mostly clear  
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10:28 EST

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