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Thu 04:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Patchy rain and thunder developing inland. Very warm in the north, cool in the south.

  • Friday Rain/storms increasing in Goldfields/Interior area. Warm, dry and sunny in the north.

  • Saturday Patchy rain in south and east becoming light. Dry west coast. Cool in south. Warm in north.

  • Sunday Patchy rain and thunder in south. Cool in south. Warm in north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 21/08 Tue 22/08 Wed 23/08

26.2°C

Bayu Undan
Hottest

38.3°C

Wyndham Ap

38.0°C

Derby Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

-1.6°C

Salmon Gums
Coldest

-5.0°C

Kellerberrin

0.3°C

Salmon Gums
 

-6.0°C

Pingelly

SSE 33km/h

North Island
Windiest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin

57km/h

Cocos Island Ap

55km/h

North Island
-

0.2mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

13.2mm

Cape Leeuwin

10.0mm

Warra Jarra
 

72.4mm

Jarrahwood
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 %
Possible shower
11 22 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 79 SSW 13 55
Mostly sunny
13 21 30% < 1mm Nil SE 16 83 SSW 16 60
Possible shower
9 19 10% < 1mm Nil SE 10 88 S 6 63
Possible shower
10 19 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 10 87 SE 14 67
Possible shower
8 22 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 21 60 SSW 26 54
Mostly sunny
8 22 70% < 1mm Nil E 13 72 ESE 10 52
Mostly sunny
8 20 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
17 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 17 28 NE 17 17
Mostly sunny
13 28 5% < 1mm Nil NE 22 13 N 16 13
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Weather News

Near-record August heat in Broome

16:33 EST

Broome experienced its warmest August day in 22 years this week, twice.

Early bushfire season in parts of NSW

10:30 EST

The NSW Rural Fire Service announced this week that nine Local Government Areas will commence their bushfire season early this year, following a run of warm and dry weather during winter.

Hobart longing for rain

16:27 EST

Hobart could be having its first wetter than average month since January tomorrow.