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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Mostly cloudy with patchy light rain in the south. Mostly sunny elsewhere, warm in the north.

  • Tuesday Showery and breezy across the southwest. Mostly sunny elsewhere, warm in the north.

  • Wednesday Cold, breezy, showers & the odd storm in south. Showers clearing the west. Sunny in the north.

  • Thursday Brisk wind easing & most showers clearing in south. Sunny and breezy in the north.

  • Friday A few showers in the southeast and northwest. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere. Cold in south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 03/07 Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07

28.2°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Hottest

33.3°C

Derby Ap

32.0°C

West Roebuck

33.3°C

Gascoyne Junction

33.3°C

Wyndham Ap

8.8°C

Eucla
Coldest

-1.2°C

Eyre

-3.6°C

Collie East

-0.3°C

Eyre

-3.6°C

Collie East

SE 31km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

105km/h

Forrest

105km/h

Forrest

105km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.8mm

Christmas Island Ap

9.0mm

Karnet

15.4mm

Rottnest Island

15.4mm

Rottnest Island
Western Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.6°C at
Wyndham in 1996
Lowest 0.0°C at
Wongan Hills in 2013
Highest 26.9°C at
Cocos Island Ap in 1984
Lowest -6.7°C at
Booylgoo Spring in 1969
Highest 320.6mm at
Bickley in 1996

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
3 16 20% < 1mm Moderate ENE 17 98 SE 17 47
Sunny
7 19 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 28 68 SE 27 36
Mostly sunny
5 16 10% < 1mm Slight ENE 6 92 NE 9 54
Possible shower
9 15 10% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 72 W 8 56
Mostly sunny
2 15 20% < 1mm Moderate ESE 10 87 SE 13 44
Sunny
10 23 40% < 1mm Nil E 30 49 ESE 34 37
Mostly sunny
3 13 5% < 1mm Moderate E 11 82 SE 13 44
Possible shower
7 15 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Cloudy
16 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 29 E 24 17
Sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Nil E 18 34 ESE 20 18
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