Fairfax Media Network

Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain and storms over interior. Mild, partly cloudy and dry in the west.

  • Thursday Rain for the Interior & Eucla. Mild, partly cloudy and dry in the north and west.

  • Friday Mostly sunny and warmer in the north and west. Patchy light rain in the Interior, clearing.

  • Saturday Rain and storms in northwest. Cooler with showers across southwest.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 29/05 Mon 30/05 Tue 31/05

31.8°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

36.9°C

Wyndham Ap

35.9°C

Kununurra Ap

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap

19.6°C

Giles

2.0°C

Bridgetown
Coldest

0.4°C

Salmon Gums

-2.5°C

Salmon Gums

13.0°C

Giles

7.7°C

Esperance Ntc

ESE 31km/h

Laverton Ap
Windiest

51km/h

Giles

46km/h

Esperance Ap

57km/h

Giles
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.4mm

Cocos Island Ap

60.8mm

Christmas Island Ap

27.0mm

Giles

27.0mm

Giles
Western Australia's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.1°C at
Argyle Ap in 2013
Lowest 6.3°C at
Wongan Hills in 1956
Highest 27.7°C at
Cocos Island Ap in 1999
Lowest -6.0°C at
Collie East in 2006
Highest 478.4mm at
Rocky Gully in 2009

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 %
Late thunder
11 22 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 18 77 NW 23 59
Late shower
11 23 90% 1-5mm Nil N 16 73 WNW 22 54
Possible thunderstorm
9 20 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 15 81 NNW 22 73
Possible thunderstorm
11 20 90% 1-5mm Nil N 22 76 N 20 57
Late shower
7 22 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 24 80% 5-10mm Nil NNE 8 67 W 14 59
Mostly sunny
8 22 30% < 1mm Nil NE 19 68 NNE 19 39
Mostly sunny
8 20 40% < 1mm Nil NE 9 68 ENE 14 58
Mostly sunny
22 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 7 62 W 17 50
Late shower
13 23 40% < 1mm Nil E 12 71 NE 11 51
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Warmer-than-usual dry season on the way as records tumble in May

18:48 EST

People in the Top End have sweltered through one of the hottest wet seasons on record, and can now expect a warmer-than-usual dry season, a weather expert says.

Autumn wrap-up amidst winter's arrival

17:09 EST

Chilly mornings and late season rainfall across NSW is in stark contrast to most of autumn.

Dairy loans might be hard to access, but will help farmers face some hard truths

15:28 EST

Low-interest loans may be difficult to access, but will also help people face some difficult truths, a rural accountant says.