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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday A few showers on the Eucla Coast. Gusty dry easterly winds across the interior.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny statewide. Gusty easterly winds across the interior.

  • Friday A few showers in the southwest. Generally sunny and mild.

  • Saturday Cold with showers in the southwest. Mild and sunny in the north and east.

  • Sunday Cloudy and showers in the southwest. Sunny in the north, light winds.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 25/06 Mon 26/06 Tue 27/06
Hottest

34.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

33.3°C

Wyndham Ap

33.1°C

Kalumburu

34.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Coldest

-0.9°C

Paynes Find

-1.2°C

Paynes Find

-1.4°C

Paynes Find

-5.0°C

Eyre
Windiest

59km/h

Cocos Island Ap

59km/h

Cocos Island Ap

72km/h

Bedout Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.8mm

Carnegie

50.0mm

Christmas Island Ap

12.0mm

Cocos Island Ap

16.6mm

Christmas Island Ap
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 %
Showers
9 17 90% 5-10mm Nil W 21 87 SW 30 71
Showers easing
10 20 50% 1-5mm Nil SW 17 71 SW 34 56
Showers
6 16 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 15 92 SW 30 60
Windy with showers
8 14 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 22 91 W 28 70
Showers
7 16 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
9 23 40% < 1mm Nil SE 12 56 S 28 57
Possible shower
6 17 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 15 62 WNW 24 45
Mostly sunny
5 20 60% < 1mm Slight N 30 53 NNW 26 42
Mostly sunny
14 30 5% < 1mm Nil E 18 34 SSE 10 25
Sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight NE 17 38 N 11 23
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