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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Windy, colder, rain & the odd storm west & south. Heavy falls about west coast. Warm east & north.

  • Sunday Cold, strong winds in west & south with showers. A few showers or storms for north and interior.

  • Monday Cold winds, showers easing in south. Patchy rain in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Light showers in the south clearing early. Becoming dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Strong wind change with rain in the west and south. Warm and dry in the east.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 24/08 Thu 25/08 Fri 26/08

33.2°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Hottest

34.7°C

Kalumburu

35.3°C

Kalumburu

36.1°C

Kalumburu

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap

10.0°C

Manjimup
Coldest

-1.7°C

Norseman Ap

-2.7°C

Eyre

3.4°C

Balladonia

-6.0°C

Pingelly

SSW 57km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

66km/h

Forrest

64km/h

Rottnest Island

90km/h

Rottnest Island
-

1.0mm last hr

Shannon
Wettest

4.2mm

Merivale

0.6mm

Balladonia

58.0mm

Jarrahdale

53.0mm

Karnet
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 %
Possible thunderstorm
8 18 60% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 81 SW 22 55
Showers easing
9 18 70% 1-5mm Nil WSW 21 87 SW 26 63
Possible thunderstorm
7 16 60% < 1mm Nil SSW 11 85 SW 16 64
Possible thunderstorm
9 15 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 16 77 SW 22 65
Possible thunderstorm
6 17 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 23 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 13 57 SW 33 61
Possible shower
6 20 60% 1-5mm Nil N 12 51 WNW 16 39
Late shower
6 22 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
18 30 30% 1-5mm Nil S 5 62 W 21 52
Late shower
8 26 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 15 28 NNW 20 22
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Weather News

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14:44 EST

Police have found the body of a 72-year-old man swept into floodwaters on the New South Wales north coast.

Canberra shakes off a cold and foggy morning

14:20 EST

With spring just around the corner, Canberra will end the remainder of the month on a warmer note.

Cold and wet start to weekend in WA's southwest

14:04 EST

A deep low and associated cold front are crossing southwestern WA as we speak, leading to widespread rain, isolated storms and huge surf.