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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Torrential rain and storms over Gascoyne/Midwest. Very hot in the north and east, mild southwest.

  • Saturday Heavy rain over the northwest and central parts. Mild in the south, hot in the north and east.

  • Sunday Storms in the north/central, showers in southwest. Hot in the north grading to mild in the south.

  • Monday Storms in the north, partly cloudy in the south. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Tuesday Showers & storms in the north & west, dry south. Very hot in the north, mild in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03

38.2°C

Giles
Hottest

39.1°C

Paraburdoo Ap

41.1°C

Warburton

39.3°C

Warburton

44.6°C

Mandora

14.9°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

9.1°C

Gosnells City

11.0°C

Eneabba

11.0°C

Jandakot Ap

2.3°C

Bridgetown

SE 38km/h

North Island
Windiest

77km/h

Perth Airport

70km/h

Rowley Shoals

94km/h

Port Hedland Ap
-

0.8mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

103.2mm

Port Hedland Ap

105.2mm

Port Hedland Ap

93.0mm

Newman Ap

93.4mm

Newman Ap
Western Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.8°C at
Roebourne in 1998
Lowest 10.7°C at
Manjimup in 2005
Highest 34.0°C at
Mardie in 1973
Lowest -0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1946
Highest 438.0mm at
Truscott in 2005

Western Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(group 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
15 19 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 34 66 W 43 57
Thunderstorms
26 34 50% 1-5mm Nil WSW 12 74 NW 18 68
Windy with showers
14 22 20% < 1mm Nil W 32 55 WSW 35 49
Windy
20 28 60% < 1mm Nil S 35 67 S 38 58
Possible thunderstorm
18 36 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 16 44 W 30 53
Possible shower
17 25 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 25 62 SSW 38 53
Mostly sunny
23 39 30% < 1mm Nil NE 11 17 WNW 15 15
Possible shower
17 25 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 21 81 W 27 48
Possible shower
14 22 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
16 22 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 35 68 SW 36 54
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Weather News

Sydney's sodden March

14:34 EDT

Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.

Cyclone preparations step up as tropical low expected to strengthen off north Queensland

14:22 EDT

Authorities are preparing for a potential cyclone that could hit the north Queensland coast in coming days, as the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) tracks a tropical low in the Coral Sea that is expected to strengthen.

Queensland cyclone threat update

11:30 EDT

It's looking more likely that a tropical cyclone will cross the Queensland coast in the coming days.