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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday A few showers and storms in the Kimberley. Generally sunny and warm elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny in the south. Warm in the north with possible storms.

  • Thursday Areas of rain and showers in the north and south. A dry but cool in the west.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the north and central parts. Cool, windy and showery in the south.

  • Saturday . .

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05 Mon 02/05

37.7°C

Curtin Ap
Hottest

39.2°C

Wyndham Ap

39.8°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

40.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

40.3°C

Derby Ap

14.8°C

Esperance Ap
Coldest

2.5°C

Southern Cross Ap

0.4°C

Eyre

4.8°C

Southern Cross Ap

0.4°C

Eyre

SSE 38km/h

North Island
Windiest

64km/h

Forrest

50km/h

Cocos Island Ap

61km/h

Cocos Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

85.2mm

Christmas Island Ap

33.0mm

Christmas Island Ap

33.0mm

Christmas Island 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 %
Mostly sunny
7 20 10% < 1mm Nil SE 12 72 S 16 56
Mostly sunny
11 21 5% < 1mm Nil SE 22 71 SSE 26 47
Mostly sunny
7 18 20% < 1mm Nil SE 4 76 S 11 63
Possible shower
11 17 50% < 1mm Nil SSW 18 72 SW 19 65
Mostly sunny
6 17 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 24 5% < 1mm Nil SE 30 58 SSE 35 50
Mostly sunny
8 16 5% < 1mm Nil S 20 59 SSW 19 39
Windy with showers
11 18 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
22 31 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 9 76 S 20 66
Mostly sunny
11 19 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 19 57 SSW 20 49
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Weather News

Victoria weather: Strong winds hit Melbourne, southern parts of state as cold front moves through

18:56 EST

A deep cold front has swept through Melbourne and parts of southern Victoria, uprooting trees and damaging buildings with wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres per hour (kph).

Dry season storm dumps heavy rain on Darwin

18:23 EST

A 90-minute downpour has seen Darwin record more than twice as much rain as usual for the entire month of May.

Wet season wraps up with below average rainfall for many Top End cattle stations

17:53 EST

Despite a promising start to the wet season, many Top End cattle stations are entering the dry season with The bulk of the season's rain came with a monsoon trough which moved over the Northern Territory in , with little follow-up rain throughout January and February.