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Mon 04:32 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Cold winds, showers easing in south. Patchy rain in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Light showers in the south clearing early. Becoming dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Strong wind change with rain in the west and south. Warm and dry in the east.

  • Thursday Rain in far east. Isolated showers in the south. Mostly dry elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 26/08 Sat 27/08 Sun 28/08

27.0°C

Browse Is
Hottest

36.1°C

Kalumburu

35.9°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

35.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap

4.9°C

Coondewanna
Coldest

3.4°C

Balladonia

2.0°C

Ravensthorpe
 

-6.0°C

Pingelly

SSW 38km/h

Hopetoun North
Windiest

90km/h

Rottnest Island

83km/h

Cape Leeuwin

72km/h

Rottnest Island
-

0.8mm last hr

Shannon
Wettest

58.0mm

Jarrahdale

29.8mm

Rocky Gully
 

58.0mm

Jarrahdale
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 %
Mostly sunny
8 19 40% < 1mm Nil E 12 68 ESE 12 49
Mostly sunny
9 21 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 77 SSW 17 52
Mostly sunny
6 17 20% < 1mm Nil E 8 79 W 6 61
Mostly sunny
8 18 40% < 1mm Nil NE 8 76 NE 11 59
Mostly sunny
5 20 40% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 51 SW 26 49
Cloud increasing
10 26 20% < 1mm Nil E 21 44 ENE 18 26
Sunny
10 24 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
17 30 5% < 1mm Nil S 7 49 WNW 18 35
Possible shower
12 24 40% 1-5mm Nil E 29 34 ENE 21 25
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Weather News

Bureau of Meteorology staff begin strike action as 'last resort'

05:22 EST

Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) staff from across the country are set to begin a fortnight of industrial action following failed pay negotiations.

Wet system on track for ski resorts

13:15 EST

Make the most of the next few days on the slopes as the weather is set to take a turn for the worse.

Waves pound southern WA

10:36 EST

A deep low pressure system has sent a wintry blast over southwest WA and has also generated some massive waves along parts of the southern and southwestern coasts.