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Sat 05:22 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Showers in the southwest. Warm in the north. Gusty along west coast, breezy inland.

  • Sunday Showers in the south/southwest. Warm in the north. Isolated showers in the east.

  • Monday Showers in the south/southwest, breezy inland. Warm in the north, mild to cool in the south.

  • Tuesday Showers in the south, isolated in the east. Breezy inland, warm in north grading cool in south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 21/06 Thu 22/06 Fri 23/06

26.4°C

Browse Is
Hottest

33.4°C

Kalumburu

34.0°C

Kalumburu

35.0°C

Kalumburu

35.0°C

Kalumburu

1.1°C

Collie East
Coldest

2.9°C

Forrest

1.1°C

Eyre
 

-5.0°C

Eyre

SE 46km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

81km/h

Rottnest Island

94km/h

Rottnest Island

66km/h

Cocos Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

61.2mm

Perth

132.6mm

Wilgarra
 

132.6mm

Wilgarra
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 28.8°C at
Troughton Island in 2016
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 %
Mostly sunny
4 18 80% < 1mm Slight E 9 83 SE 9 48
Sunny
8 20 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 65 SSE 23 37
Possible shower
5 18 50% < 1mm Slight Calm 91 SW 7 60
Possible shower
9 16 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 7 94 W 8 69
Mostly sunny
2 17 80% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 23 5% < 1mm Nil SE 27 55 SSE 35 49
Possible shower
6 15 20% < 1mm Nil SE 10 78 SSE 10 47
Possible shower
9 17 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 10 71 ESE 14 78
Mostly sunny
16 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 2 60 W 15 45
Rain
12 18 90% 1-5mm Nil E 18 53 ENE 16 55
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Weather News

Dry season in Western Australia forces Wheatbelt farmers to sell off sheep

18:30 EST

The lack of winter rain over much of Western Australia has left many crops to wither and pasture to dry out, with Wheatbelt farmers in particular being forced to sell their sheep.

Late start to winter in Tasmania

12:06 EST

Winter has finally arrived in Tasmania this week after dry and record-breaking warm start to June in Hobart.

Rain drenches Perth but fails to bring many desperate WA farmers relief

16:51 EST

A cold front over the southern half of Western Australia has dumped more than 60 millimetres of rain on Perth, and has given some struggling farmers a boost, but has failed to reach all agricultural areas desperate for a drenching.