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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday A few light showers on south coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Mild in west. Warm north.

  • Thursday Light showers on south coast & later in west. Dry elsewhere. Mild in south. Warm north.

  • Friday Showers and possible thunder on the west coast. Mostly sunny and mild to warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers spreading east across the south. Mostly sunny in the north and interior.

  • Sunday Cool, showery and blustery in the southwest. Dry, sunny and very warm in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

31.2°C

West Roebuck
Hottest

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap

35.1°C

Derby Ap

35.0°C

West Roebuck

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap

11.1°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

-0.2°C

York

-0.1°C

York

0.3°C

Jarrahwood

-0.2°C

York

ENE 35km/h

Barrow Island
Windiest

57km/h

Bedout Island

105km/h

Forrest

107km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

37.0mm

Kulin

46.0mm

Gingin

10.4mm

Cocos Island Ap

10.4mm

Cocos Island Ap
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 shower
8 18 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 13 83 WSW 18 66
Sunny
9 19 40% < 1mm Nil NE 12 70 WSW 16 54
Possible shower
8 18 70% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 82 WSW 13 75
Possible shower
10 17 50% < 1mm Nil NW 21 77 WSW 26 64
Mostly sunny
4 17 80% < 1mm Slight NW 9 78 W 13 63
Sunny
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil SE 26 51 SSE 33 31
Sunny
2 16 40% < 1mm Moderate W 17 61 W 17 35
Mostly sunny
4 17 10% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 28 NNE 13 27
Sunny
9 24 10% < 1mm Nil SE 20 30 SSE 12 15
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