Fairfax Media Network

Western Australian Weather

WA
Wed 04:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers in the southwest, dry elsewhere. Hot in the north, cool in the south.

  • Thursday The odd shower in the far southwest. Dry and clear elsewhere. Warm in the north.

  • Friday Windy with showers in the south. Warm and dry in the north.

  • Saturday Showers and possible storms over southern inland. Warm in the north, cool in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05 Tue 23/05

28.3°C

Browse Is
Hottest

35.6°C

Wyndham Ap

35.9°C

Wyndham Ap

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.4°C

Mandora

3.8°C

Leinster Ap
Coldest

0.4°C

Collie East

1.0°C

Yeelirrie
 

-0.2°C

Salmon Gums

WSW 46km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Leeuwin

55km/h

Cape Leeuwin

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.2mm last hr

Shannon
Wettest

18.5mm

Dongara

8.4mm

Walpole
 

55.6mm

Bremer Bay
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
(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
11 16 70% < 1mm Nil NW 6 86 W 10 60
Mostly sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 47 E 13 30
Mostly sunny
5 19 20% < 1mm Slight E 3 80 SSE 3 52
Sunny
14 28 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 21 45 S 25 50
Possible shower
9 18 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
8 26 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 50 SSE 23 33
Mostly sunny
12 25 40% < 1mm Nil SE 10 37 S 10 31
Sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Slight SE 8 74 ESE 6 39
Sunny
2 20 10% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Sunny
6 20 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 76 SE 12 45
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Perth finally sees string of wet days

16:21 EST

Perth has received more rain during the last four days than the last two and a half months combined.

Foggy starts as winter looms

15:46 EST

Fog is a sure sign that winter is on the way and there was plenty of it across the country this morning.

AuctionsPlus Queensland sheep listings double, due to low rainfall and rising prices

12:16 EST

The number of Queensland sheep offered in online sales has doubled week-on-week this fortnight, as producers respond to dry times and a stronger market.