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Wed 15:21 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Very warm northerly winds drawing heat south. Sunny day and mostly dry.

  • Thursday Warm and windy conditions ahead of rain. Rain about the west - heaviest evening.

  • Friday Cool, very windy & heavy rain in the southwest. Drier and warm over north and central parts.

  • Saturday Showers about the southwest corner. Dry and warm in the north, milder in the south.

  • Sunday Showers becoming lighter in the southwest. Dry, sunny and warm in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 20/05 Mon 21/05 Tue 22/05

32.1°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

32.3°C

Wyndham Ap

33.3°C

Wyndham Ap

32.2°C

Kalumburu

38.3°C

Roebourne Ap

17.8°C

Eucla
Coldest

-2.9°C

Eyre

-0.4°C

Collie East

-0.1°C

Collie East

-2.9°C

Eyre

E 35km/h

Troughton Island
Windiest

61km/h

Bedout Island

62km/h

Bedout Island

59km/h

Troughton Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

80.4mm

Christmas Island Ap

2.2mm

Christmas Island Ap

0.2mm

Eucla

0.2mm

Eucla
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Nyang in 2016
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.6°C at
Troughton Island in 2016
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 %
Clearing shower
12 21 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 18 79 WSW 23 65
Mostly sunny
11 24 20% < 1mm Nil N 12 72 SSW 20 56
Clearing shower
9 20 60% < 1mm Nil WSW 18 81 SW 20 58
Showers easing
10 16 70% < 1mm Nil W 26 78 WSW 31 58
Mostly sunny
9 19 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
14 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 25 63 SSE 27 47
Mostly sunny
10 19 30% < 1mm Nil WNW 19 72 WSW 22 42
Possible shower
12 22 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
17 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 33 ESE 14 24
Sunny
10 27 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 29 WSW 10 15
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