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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Cool and windy in the south. Warm inland, hot in the north.

  • Wednesday Possibly isolated shower in east. Most dry and partly cloudy elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers/storms over central parts, dry elswhere. Very warm in the N & E, mild in the SW.

  • Friday Some afternoon showers and storms in the SW. Warm in the south, very hot in the north.

  • Saturday Some afternoon showers and storms in the east. Very hot in the north, warm in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/04 Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04

35.2°C

Marble Bar
Hottest

40.5°C

Pardoo

40.8°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

41.5°C

Pardoo

43.7°C

Roebourne Ap

12.6°C

Manjimup
Coldest

11.0°C

Wongan Hills

8.0°C

Goomalling

5.5°C

York

2.6°C

Jarrahwood

SSE 37km/h

North Island
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Leeuwin

88km/h

Forrest

59km/h

Cocos Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

37.0mm

Ferguson Valley

35.7mm

Victor Road

12.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

12.6mm

Cocos Island Ap
Western Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1928
Lowest 10.0°C at
Mount Barker in 1955
Highest 32.0°C at
Pannawonica in 1981
Lowest -2.2°C at
Wandering in 1954
Highest 439.9mm at
Wyndham Port in 1959

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
16 24 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 14 71 WSW 27 66
Mostly sunny
17 28 60% < 1mm Nil W 16 58 SW 29 59
Possible shower
14 22 70% 1-5mm Nil W 13 77 WSW 26 69
Late shower
16 21 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 23 80 WSW 29 73
Mostly sunny
12 26 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
19 28 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 70 SW 25 69
Mostly sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 16 49 NNW 17 23
Mostly sunny
13 25 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
22 34 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 55 NW 17 49
Mostly sunny
15 28 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 27 ENE 13 17
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Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

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