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Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Hot with showers and storms across the east. Cooler with a few showers in southwest.

  • Sunday Showers and thunderstorms from N to SE. Hot in north and Interior, warm elsewhere.

  • Monday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Widespread thunderstorms north and south.

  • Tuesday Hot with storms in the east. Becoming windy in the southwest later.

  • Wednesday Brisk, cool southerlies in the SW. Storms in North, Very hot in centre.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 30/11 Thu 01/12 Fri 02/12

39.7°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

44.5°C

Wyndham Ap

44.2°C

Roebourne Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

44.8°C

Marble Bar

15.8°C

Shannon
Coldest

6.5°C

Newdegate

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

6.8°C

Jarrahwood

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

SW 44km/h

Forrest
Windiest

83km/h

Curtin Ap

68km/h

Warburton

83km/h

Telfer Ap
-

1.0mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

41.4mm

Christmas Island Ap

41.0mm

Wyndham

38.6mm

Mount Krauss

41.2mm

Truscott
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

Western Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday December 3, 2016
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE 0.4 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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