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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Gusty showers spreading across southwest. Isolated thunderstorms in the east.

  • Sunday Gales and brisk showers in the southwest. Mostly dry and sunny in the north.

  • Monday Gusty showers in the south and west. Mostly clear skies and dry in the north.

  • Tuesday Showers on the south coast, mainly east. Generally sunny elsewhere. Warm in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

27.0°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

37.0°C

Warmun

36.4°C

Wyndham Ap

36.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Warmun

6.0°C

Southern Cross Ap
Coldest

0.4°C

Wandering

2.0°C

York
 

-3.4°C

Eyre

NNE 25km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

103km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin

62km/h

Mount Keith
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Northampton

16.6mm

Rottnest Island
 

60.0mm

Useless Loop
Western Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.0°C at
Kalumburu in 1970
Lowest 5.6°C at
Katanning in 1920
Highest 27.5°C at
Cadjebut in 1998
Lowest -7.2°C at
Eyre in 2008
Highest 287.5mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1956

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 %
Sunny
8 23 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 62 E 16 33
Sunny
10 23 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 54 SSW 19 40
Sunny
7 20 30% < 1mm Nil NE 11 75 NW 4 54
Mostly sunny
9 19 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 14 73 ENE 16 45
Sunny
5 23 20% < 1mm Slight ENE 16 57 ENE 13 35
Sunny
13 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 49 SW 25 47
Sunny
7 22 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 59 NE 18 21
Clearing shower
8 17 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 46 S 22 34
Sunny
8 24 5% < 1mm Nil E 23 29 E 16 13
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