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Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Cool in the southwest. Warm in central and north. Showers in the south, possible storms inland.

  • Monday A few showers over the Interior and on Eucla coast. Mostly sunny and mild in the west.

  • Tuesday Showers possible in the far southwest corner. Rain in the central east. Cloud in the east.

  • Wednesday Clear and cold over most parts. Showers and isolated storms in east.

  • Thursday Rain and and showers easing in the far east. Cool SW'ly winds in the south. Dry in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 26/05 Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05

31.6°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

36.7°C

Wyndham Ap

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Wyndham Ap

41.7°C

Nyang

5.4°C

Wandering
Coldest

-0.5°C

Norseman Ap

-1.1°C

Eyre

2.4°C

Hyden

-1.6°C

Eyre

SW 24km/h

Learmonth
Windiest

55km/h

Esperance Ap

83km/h

Cape Leeuwin

61km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.2mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

10.2mm

The Duke

25.6mm

Northcliffe

18.6mm

Esperance

21.0mm

Windy Harbour
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga in 1990
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.2°C at
Cockatoo Island in 1967
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

Western Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Sunday May 29, 2016
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
PERTH METRO 0.4 24
ALBANY AIRPORT 5.2 24
EUCLA 0.6 24
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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