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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Early fog/frost patches in south then mostly sunny. Mild northerly winds in west. Warm in north.

  • Friday Colder, strong winds, rain & storms west & south. Mostly sunny and warm in east and north.

  • Saturday Heavy rain and strong wind in the southwest. Hot and generally dry in the north and east.

  • Sunday Strong wind/showers in south, rain over interior. Cold in southwest, warm in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

31.2°C

Kalumburu
Hottest

36.4°C

Wyndham Ap

34.4°C

Wyndham Ap

35.0°C

Kalumburu

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap

7.1°C

Norseman Ap
Coldest

-5.0°C

Pingelly

-3.3°C

Wandering

-2.0°C

Norseman Ap

-5.0°C

Pingelly

E 48km/h

Legendre Island
Windiest

66km/h

Barrow Island

55km/h

Legendre Island

66km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.2mm

Beaumont West

15.6mm

Beaumont West

4.0mm

Red Rocks Point

4.0mm

Red Rocks Point
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 %
Windy with showers
11 16 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 17 84 W 28 70
Showers easing
12 18 90% 5-10mm Nil W 17 99 WNW 24 74
Possible thunderstorm
9 14 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 84 W 24 75
Possible thunderstorm
10 14 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 16 86 NW 16 76
Rain
9 15 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
14 24 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 24 66 W 30 77
Rain clearing
11 17 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 26 31 NW 27 52
Late shower
9 25 30% < 1mm Nil N 27 32 NNW 21 23
Mostly sunny
16 31 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 7 50 NW 26 44
Sunny
8 26 10% < 1mm Nil NE 26 17 NNW 23 10
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Weather News

Late winter soaking causes flooding

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NSW weather: Search resumes for missing man in flash floods near Kyogle

10:48 EST

A search is continuing for a man who went missing in floodwaters near Kyogle during heavy rainfall that hit the New South Wales coast and Sydney.

Launceston public meeting applauds city flood levees protection

09:14 EST

Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.