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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday A few showers and storms in the Kimberley. Generally sunny and warm elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny in the south. Warm in the north with possible storms.

  • Thursday Areas of rain and showers in the north and south. A dry but cool in the west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the north and central parts. Cool, windy and showery in the south.

  • Saturday . .

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05 Mon 02/05

39.4°C

Curtin Ap
Hottest

39.2°C

Wyndham Ap

39.8°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

40.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

40.3°C

Derby Ap

15.4°C

Esperance Ap
Coldest

2.5°C

Southern Cross Ap

0.4°C

Eyre

4.8°C

Southern Cross Ap

0.4°C

Eyre

SSE 37km/h

North Island
Windiest

64km/h

Forrest

50km/h

Cocos Island Ap

61km/h

Cocos Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

85.2mm

Christmas Island Ap

33.0mm

Christmas Island Ap

33.0mm

Christmas Island Ap
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 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
13 22 30% < 1mm Nil SE 10 80 SW 17 62
Mostly sunny
14 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 27 69 S 27 47
Possible shower
12 20 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 6 83 SSW 11 59
Possible shower
13 17 30% < 1mm Nil SW 18 74 SW 18 62
Mostly sunny
11 21 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
19 28 80% < 1mm Nil SSE 24 61 SSW 34 60
Mostly sunny
11 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 13 62 - -
Possible thunderstorm
13 26 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 22 40 SSW 19 59
Possible thunderstorm
23 32 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 6 74 W 18 66
Rain
16 22 90% 10-20mm Nil SSE 11 45 ENE 12 66
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Weather News

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

17:55 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

17:14 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).