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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Showers and gusty winds in the south. Very hot in the north, grading cool in the south.

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

  • Tuesday Late showers in the southwest, dry elsewhere. Very hot in the north, grading mild in the south.

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

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 17/08 Fri 18/08 Sat 19/08

26.0°C

Browse Is
Hottest

38.3°C

Wyndham Ap

38.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

6.3°C

Leonora Ap
Coldest

-4.2°C

Eyre

3.8°C

York
 

-6.0°C

Pingelly

S 44km/h

Barrow Island
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Leeuwin

66km/h

Cape Naturaliste

68km/h

Rottnest Island
-

1.4mm last hr

Rocky Gully
Wettest

25.2mm

Yoongarillup Tbrg

34.6mm

Ludlow
 

72.4mm

Jarrahwood
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Sunday August 20, 2017
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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Weather News

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.

Last significant rain for weeks in the nation's southwest

14:25 EST

The rain has tumbled down across southwestern parts of Australia during the past seven weeks, but that trend will finish today.

Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

Damaging surf with waves up to 7 metres in some places are lashing the New South Wales Coast today.