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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in southeast. Showers & storms in north & west, mainly inland.

  • Sunday Warm west coast then cooler change. Hot elsewhere. Showers and storms in the west and north.

  • Monday Showers/storms most areas, most intense in south. Cool & windy across southwest. Hot in east & north.

  • Tuesday Hot and stormy in the north and east. Southerly winds in the west and south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

33.9°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

41.9°C

Kununurra Ap

43.8°C

Kununurra Ap

44.0°C

West Roebuck

44.8°C

Marble Bar

14.9°C

Eucla
Coldest

3.4°C

Bridgetown

5.0°C

Eyre
 

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

SE 40km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

94km/h

Forrest

83km/h

Kalumburu

292km/h

Bickley
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.0mm

Coolawanyah

28.0mm

Drysdale River
 

62.0mm

Cygnet Bay
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

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
14 23 60% < 1mm Nil SW 22 59 SW 30 53
Clearing shower
14 24 10% < 1mm Nil SW 30 54 SSW 37 51
Showers easing
11 22 60% 1-5mm Nil SSW 16 64 SSW 25 60
Showers
15 19 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 19 74 SSW 29 73
Possible shower
13 24 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Windy
20 28 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 31 57 SSW 40 58
Possible thunderstorm
21 28 50% 1-5mm Nil WSW 20 49 W 25 37
Possible thunderstorm
22 38 70% 5-10mm Nil N 35 16 NW 22 31
Possible thunderstorm
29 34 40% < 1mm Nil SW 16 63 W 24 64
Late shower
20 37 40% < 1mm Nil NE 24 9 N 15 5
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