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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday A few light showers on south coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Mild in west. Warm north.

  • Thursday Light showers on south coast & later in west. Dry elsewhere. Mild in south. Warm north.

  • Friday Showers and possible thunder on the west coast. Mostly sunny and mild to warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers spreading east across the south. Mostly sunny in the north and interior.

  • Sunday Cool, showery and blustery in the southwest. Dry, sunny and very warm in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

31.2°C

West Roebuck
Hottest

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap

35.1°C

Derby Ap

35.0°C

West Roebuck

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap

11.1°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

-0.2°C

York

-0.1°C

York

0.3°C

Jarrahwood

-0.2°C

York

ENE 37km/h

Barrow Island
Windiest

57km/h

Bedout Island

105km/h

Forrest

107km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

37.0mm

Kulin

46.0mm

Gingin

10.4mm

Cocos Island Ap

10.4mm

Cocos Island Ap
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
10 19 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 14 84 SW 16 70
Clearing shower
12 21 60% 1-5mm Nil NNE 21 79 W 23 62
Late shower
7 18 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 2 89 NW 6 71
Late shower
10 18 90% 1-5mm Nil N 12 72 NNW 11 60
Rain clearing
9 18 90% 1-5mm Nil NNE 11 83 NW 16 67
Possible thunderstorm
15 24 20% 1-5mm Nil N 8 80 WNW 20 66
Late shower
7 19 60% 1-5mm Nil NNE 19 54 NNW 22 29
Mostly sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight NNE 16 70 ENE 8 46
Sunny
12 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 26 WNW 13 20
Sunny
7 21 5% < 1mm Nil NE 28 31 NE 16 14
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