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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

30.9°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

NE 38km/h

Forrest
Windiest

53km/h

Bedout Island

103km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-
no rain last hr 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 %
Clearing shower
11 19 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 18 70 W 23 49
Possible shower
12 19 40% < 1mm Nil S 19 79 S 24 56
Showers easing
10 17 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 17 72 WNW 20 64
Showers easing
10 16 60% 1-5mm Nil W 24 73 W 27 51
Clearing shower
9 17 70% < 1mm Nil WSW 13 83 WSW 19 56
Clearing shower
14 24 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 69 SW 28 56
Mostly sunny
12 21 20% < 1mm Nil SW 17 69 SW 25 33
Possible thunderstorm
12 25 80% 1-5mm Nil N 19 56 W 13 50
Mostly sunny
16 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 12 64 WSW 26 50
Possible shower
14 28 60% < 1mm Nil NE 24 38 N 27 23
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