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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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 Windy in the south with showers. Cloudy with showers and storms in the east.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 01/05 Mon 02/05 Tue 03/05

30.2°C

Browse Is
Hottest

39.8°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

40.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

40.0°C

Derby Ap

40.0°C

Derby Ap

4.7°C

Southern Cross Ap
Coldest

0.4°C

Eyre

4.8°C

Southern Cross Ap
 

0.4°C

Eyre

SE 37km/h

North Island
Windiest

50km/h

Cocos Island Ap

61km/h

Cocos Island Ap

53km/h

North Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

85.2mm

Christmas Island Ap

33.0mm

Christmas Island Ap
 

85.2mm

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
(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 %
Possible shower
13 17 40% < 1mm Nil SW 18 74 WSW 18 61
Possible thunderstorm
23 32 90% 5-10mm Nil E 6 72 WSW 15 64
Possible shower
12 20 50% < 1mm Nil S 6 83 SSW 9 56
Mostly sunny
19 28 80% < 1mm Nil S 25 60 SSW 31 60
Possible thunderstorm
13 26 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 19 38 SSW 20 62
Mostly sunny
14 25 10% < 1mm Nil SE 27 69 S 27 47
Rain
17 21 90% 10-20mm Nil SE 10 45 E 13 71
Mostly sunny
11 23 20% < 1mm Nil S 13 62 - -
Mostly sunny
11 21 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
13 22 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 9 80 SW 17 62
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Weather News

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

21:31 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).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 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.