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Thu 20:16 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Warm and windy conditions ahead of rain. Rain about the west, heaviest in the 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.

  • Monday A few early showers in the southwest. Warm and dry for central and northern parts.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 22/05 Wed 23/05 Thu 24/05

27.7°C

Cocos Island Ap
Hottest

32.2°C

Kalumburu

33.2°C

Wyndham Ap

34.0°C

Derby Ap

38.3°C

Roebourne Ap

7.4°C

Forrest
Coldest

-0.1°C

Collie East

1.2°C

Collie East
 

-2.9°C

Eyre

W 62km/h

North Island
Windiest

59km/h

Troughton Island

59km/h

Halls Creek

103km/h

Badgingarra
-

6.4mm last hr

Pearce
Wettest

0.2mm

Eucla

0.2mm

Shannon
 

80.4mm

Christmas Island Ap
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
(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 %
Sunny
11 21 40% < 1mm Nil N 18 67 N 26 42
Sunny
18 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 19 34 E 19 23
Mostly sunny
8 23 60% 10-20mm Nil NE 16 73 NNE 24 50
Sunny
13 29 60% 1-5mm Nil ENE 24 41 N 24 41
Sunny
7 20 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
11 28 70% 1-5mm Nil ENE 32 38 NNE 27 31
Sunny
10 24 5% < 1mm Nil E 29 30 ESE 21 18
Sunny
7 21 10% < 1mm Nil NE 19 55 NE 20 31
Sunny
6 23 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
10 24 60% < 1mm Nil ENE 23 62 NNE 26 42
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.