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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Light showers in in south. Rain in far north. Becoming dry and mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Cool change in the southwest, gusty winds. Warm and dry in the north and east.

  • Thursday Rain in far east. Isolated showers in the south. Mostly dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Rain increasing in southwest. Mostly dry elsewhere. Warm-hot in the north, cool in southwest.

  • Saturday Showers over the south and west, dry to north. Cool in south, grading to hot in north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 27/08 Sun 28/08 Mon 29/08

34.4°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

35.9°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

35.5°C

Wyndham Ap

37.0°C

Kununurra Ap

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap

11.1°C

Katanning
Coldest

2.0°C

Ravensthorpe

1.0°C

Goomalling

0.1°C

York

-6.0°C

Pingelly

NW 44km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

83km/h

Cape Leeuwin

72km/h

Rottnest Island

59km/h

Adele Is
-

0.2mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

29.8mm

Rocky Gully

39.6mm

Jacup

32.0mm

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

32.0mm

Fitzroy Crossing 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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Windy with showers
10 15 90% 1-5mm Nil W 16 89 SW 28 77
Possible shower
18 29 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 4 67 WNW 16 56
Showers easing
8 15 80% < 1mm Nil SW 15 88 SSW 23 61
Mostly sunny
13 23 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 61 SW 28 57
Mostly sunny
5 22 80% 1-5mm Slight NNE 13 58 E 8 43
Showers
11 18 90% 1-5mm Nil W 16 88 SSW 30 67
Sunny
7 25 40% < 1mm Nil NE 12 27 NNW 17 18
Possible shower
7 21 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 15 48 WNW 16 35
Showers
7 15 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers easing
10 17 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 13 91 SW 28 61
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Weather News

Flooding to end Victoria's wet winter

13:09 EST

A band of rain sweeping over Victoria may cause flooding in the state's north and northeast in the next 24 hours.

Wet winter almost over for Tasmania

11:25 EST

Parts of northern Tasmania are having one of the wettest winters on record, but it isn't over yet.

Wet end to winter in South Australia

14:57 EST

The final rainband of the season is sweeping across South Australia today, but the heaviest rain is going to fall where it shouldn't.