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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Showers clearing over the south. Isolated thunderstorms in the northwest.

  • Monday Generally warm and dry, hot in the north. Gusty in the north inland and along the coast.

  • Tuesday Mostly dry throughout. Warm and dry in the north and west.

  • Wednesday Showers approaching the southwest late. Mostly dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers in the far southwest. Gusty along coast. Warm to hot and dry in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 25/05 Fri 26/05 Sat 27/05

28.6°C

Browse Is
Hottest

36.6°C

Mandora

37.0°C

Mandora

34.9°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

37.4°C

Mandora

5.8°C

Newdegate
Coldest

2.2°C

Norseman Ap

2.6°C

Cunderdin Airfield

0.5°C

Wandering

-0.2°C

Salmon Gums

SE 38km/h

Roebourne Ap
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Leeuwin

55km/h

Esperance Ap

55km/h

Halls Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

9.6mm

Chapman Hill

18.0mm

Greenbushes

6.8mm

Tangadee

9.2mm

Newman Ap
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga in 1990
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.2°C at
Cockatoo Island in 1967
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

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 shower
11 23 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 12 78 WNW 17 60
Increasing sunshine
12 27 30% < 1mm Nil NE 13 60 WSW 21 48
Possible shower
11 23 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 10 80 NW 18 73
Late shower
13 22 30% 1-5mm Nil NNW 14 87 NW 15 56
Possible shower
8 24 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
14 29 5% < 1mm Nil NE 14 44 WNW 21 53
Mostly sunny
12 26 5% < 1mm Nil N 17 40 NNW 17 21
Sunny
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
15 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 26 33 SE 29 15
Sunny
7 20 5% < 1mm Nil E 25 44 E 20 25
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Weather News

A cool, bright night for Victoria

18:29 EST

As autumn draws to an end, another front swept over Victoria last night bringing more rain and blustery conditions.

Thundersnow strikes Thredbo and Perisher

14:03 EST

Early this afternoon a cold front surging across the VIC/NSW border produced the rare combination of both snow and lightning.

Sri Lankan landslides, flooding kills 122, as nation appeals for international help

12:03 EST

The number of people known to have been killed in floods and landslides in Sri Lanka has risen to 122, with the country appealing for international assistance.