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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Very hot in the northeast, grading mild south. Showers in the far south. Mainly dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Warm-to-hot and most sunny. Light showers in the southwest.

  • Saturday Showers in the southwest, dry elsewhere. Very hot in the N and central, cooler in the SW.

  • Sunday Cool in the southwest with frontal showers. Warm to hot elsewhere with thunderstorms east.

  • Monday Showers and storms over southern inland/coast. Hot, sunny and dry throughout the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 16/04 Tue 17/04 Wed 18/04

32.4°C

Argyle Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Pardoo

41.5°C

Pardoo

40.0°C

Roebourne Ap

43.7°C

Roebourne Ap

10.8°C

Salmon Gums
Coldest

5.8°C

Ongerup

8.2°C

Windy Harbour

5.8°C

Ongerup

2.6°C

Jarrahwood

W 24km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

53km/h

Gooseberry Hill

51km/h

Munglinup West

50km/h

Jacup
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.4mm

Karri Valley

11.4mm

Swanbourne

7.2mm

Albany

30.0mm

Christmas Island Ap
Western Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1928
Lowest 10.0°C at
Mount Barker in 1955
Highest 32.0°C at
Pannawonica in 1981
Lowest -2.2°C at
Wandering in 1954
Highest 439.9mm at
Wyndham Port in 1959

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 thunderstorm
16 22 80% 5-10mm Nil NNW 25 81 WNW 34 73
Possible shower
15 27 50% < 1mm Nil NW 18 71 W 33 64
Possible thunderstorm
15 22 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 26 82 NW 36 67
Possible thunderstorm
16 22 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 24 84 NW 30 67
Possible thunderstorm
12 24 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
20 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 15 70 SW 23 69
Possible thunderstorm
18 32 60% 1-5mm Nil NNE 22 42 NNW 25 28
Possible thunderstorm
16 30 50% 1-5mm Nil NE 19 47 - -
Sunny
25 36 5% < 1mm Nil SW 9 61 W 15 49
Mostly sunny
20 35 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 25 15 NE 19 10
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Weather News

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13:12 EST

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Drought in eastern Victoria forcing farmers to sell off half their herds as dams run dry

06:31 EST

It is so dry in eastern Victoria that farmer Chris Nixon is considering selling an entire herd of cattle.