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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Storms over the east Pilbara. Cloud across inland. Warm to mild easterly winds throughout.

  • Friday Cloudy over the Pilbara. Rain developing in far N. Warm to mild easterly winds throughout.

  • Saturday Strong winds and rain for Kimberleys. Warm to mild easterly winds throughout.

  • Sunday Strong winds and rain for Kimberleys. Warm to mild easterly winds throughout.

  • Monday Isolated showers and mild in the south.. Warm elsewhere. Possible rain in the Kimberley .

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 24/04 Tue 25/04 Wed 26/04

34.3°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Hottest

38.2°C

Wyndham Ap

37.4°C

Wyndham Ap

39.0°C

Wyndham Ap

40.2°C

Carnarvon Ap

17.6°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

1.5°C

Jarrahwood

1.9°C

Wandering

1.0°C

Eyre

0.5°C

Jarrahwood

ESE 37km/h

Rowley Shoals
Windiest

61km/h

North Island

57km/h

Derby Ap

53km/h

Cocos Island Ap
-

4.2mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

38.0mm

Newman Ap

43.6mm

Christmas Island Ap

3.0mm

Christmas Island Ap

10.8mm

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
(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 %
Mostly sunny
13 20 10% < 1mm Nil NE 10 76 E 16 55
Mostly sunny
20 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 39 ESE 19 26
Mostly sunny
11 24 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 65 E 7 47
Sunny
19 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 22 SSE 19 38
Possible shower
13 19 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
15 30 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 23 33 SE 20 30
Sunny
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 49 SSE 21 29
Mostly sunny
9 20 5% < 1mm Nil E 14 65 E 10 34
Mostly sunny
10 26 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 27 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 21 59 E 12 36
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Weather News

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11:20 EST

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Victoria on track for wet April after wintry blast hits state

15:20 EST

Parts of Victoria have already received almost double the average rainfall this month, and some areas have recorded the wettest April in 16 years.