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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Showers and possible storms in the southwest. Warm in the northeast with some thundery showers.

  • Saturday Gusty showers spreading across southwest. Isolated thunderstorms in the northeast.

  • Sunday Gales and brisk showers in the southwest. Mostly dry and sunny in the north.

  • Monday Gusty showers in the south and west. Mostly clear skies and dry in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 25/08 Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08

30.5°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

37.6°C

Warmun

37.0°C

Warmun

36.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Warmun

10.5°C

Northam
Coldest

-0.2°C

Newdegate

0.4°C

Wandering

3.0°C

Forrest

-3.4°C

Eyre

N 38km/h

Esperance Ap
Windiest

53km/h

Bedout Island

103km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.2mm last hr

Collie East
Wettest

7.0mm

Red Rocks Point

0.4mm

Northampton

17.0mm

Rottnest Island

17.0mm

Rottnest Island
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 thunderstorm
12 20 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 18 85 NW 28 69
Possible thunderstorm
11 22 80% 1-5mm Nil N 15 85 WNW 28 64
Possible thunderstorm
11 19 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 19 88 WNW 22 81
Possible thunderstorm
12 20 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 16 77 NNW 24 63
Possible thunderstorm
8 21 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 12 88 NW 22 62
Mostly sunny
13 25 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 67 WSW 26 55
Possible thunderstorm
12 26 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 18 35 NNE 21 19
Possible thunderstorm
7 23 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 26 48 ESE 21 42
Increasing sunshine
16 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 7 71 WSW 24 50
Sunny
11 28 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 24 42 NNE 15 16
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