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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Isoalted showers about south coast. Dry elsewhere. Very warm in the Kimberley, milder in the south.

  • Wednesday Showers and possible storms developing southwest. Gusty W'ly winds southwest. Very warm in north.

  • Thursday Rain and gusty showers in the southwest. Hot in the north, mild in the south.

  • Friday Cold in the southwest, warm in the north. Gustly SE'ly winds in the southeast.

  • Saturday Windy with showers in the south. Hot in the north, very warm in the centre.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/07 Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07

28.2°C

Kalumburu
Hottest

33.0°C

Wyndham Ap

34.0°C

Kalumburu

35.0°C

Kalumburu

35.8°C

Bidyadanga

4.5°C

Southern Cross Ap
Coldest

-3.0°C

Eyre

1.0°C

Jarrahwood

13.0°C

Giles

-4.0°C

Bulga Downs

ESE 29km/h

Troughton Island
Windiest

75km/h

Busselton Jetty

62km/h

Ocean Reef

53km/h

Cocos Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.0mm

Donnybrook

27.0mm

Bickley

0.0mm

Giles

59.0mm

Victor Road
Western Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.3°C at
Kalumburu in 2016
Lowest 0.0°C at
Wongan Hills in 2013
Highest 27.1°C at
Cocos Island Ap in 2016
Lowest -6.7°C at
Booylgoo Spring in 1969
Highest 320.6mm at
Bickley in 1996

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 %
Showers
11 21 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 19 88 NNW 31 69
Late shower
10 23 90% 1-5mm Nil NE 20 87 NW 29 49
Windy with showers
8 20 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 21 85 NNW 38 82
Showers increasing
8 19 90% 5-10mm Nil N 17 81 N 32 66
Possible shower
8 21 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
9 27 5% < 1mm Nil E 8 48 W 21 50
Mostly sunny
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 7 79 N 20 31
Mostly sunny
11 21 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 14 64 S 8 64
Sunny
17 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 30 ENE 8 25
Sunny
11 27 5% < 1mm Nil NE 23 12 NNE 12 7
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