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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Cool change in the southwest, gusty winds. Warm and dry in the north and east.

  • Thursday Showers in north, east and south. Generally warm throughout.

  • Friday Rain increasing in southwest. Mostly dry elsewhere. Warm-hot in the north, cool in southwest.

  • Saturday Showers over the south and west, dry to north. Cool in south, grading to hot in north.

  • Sunday Warm conditions state wide. Chance light isolated showers in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 28/08 Mon 29/08 Tue 30/08

33.7°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

35.5°C

Wyndham Ap

36.5°C

Kununurra Ap

35.9°C

Kununurra Ap

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap

10.5°C

Shannon
Coldest

1.0°C

Goomalling

0.1°C

York

-0.7°C

Eyre

-6.0°C

Pingelly

SSW 42km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

72km/h

Rottnest Island

59km/h

Adele Is

68km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.8mm last hr

Rocky Gully
Wettest

39.6mm

Jacup

41.4mm

Larrawa Airfield

24.0mm

Bunbury

58.0mm

Jarrahdale
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
(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 %
Possible shower
9 18 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 10 72 WSW 9 58
Sunny
16 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 15 46 WNW 16 36
Clearing shower
7 18 20% < 1mm Nil E 3 74 SW 8 63
Possible shower
13 24 10% < 1mm Nil W 12 56 W 27 53
Mostly sunny
8 21 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
12 22 50% < 1mm Nil NE 16 56 W 18 48
Sunny
9 24 30% < 1mm Nil E 32 35 ENE 20 20
Late shower
10 24 30% < 1mm Nil NE 21 44 NNE 17 24
Mostly sunny
8 22 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 21 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 59 WSW 12 47
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