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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday Light showers in the south, mostly dry elsewhere. Hot in the north, grading cool in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 25/04 Wed 26/04 Thu 27/04

34.3°C

Mandora
Hottest

37.4°C

Wyndham Ap

38.6°C

Wyndham Ap

36.3°C

Derby Ap

40.2°C

Carnarvon Ap

18.7°C

Red Rocks Point
Coldest

1.9°C

Wandering

1.0°C

Eyre

3.8°C

Newdegate

0.5°C

Jarrahwood

ESE 51km/h

Troughton Island
Windiest

57km/h

Derby Ap

53km/h

Cocos Island Ap

62km/h

Troughton Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

43.6mm

Christmas Island Ap

10.8mm

Cocos Island Ap

54.0mm

Christmas Island Ap

54.0mm

Christmas 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
(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
14 26 20% < 1mm Nil N 17 51 NW 20 44
Sunny
13 28 10% < 1mm Nil NE 20 36 WNW 21 33
Mostly sunny
14 24 50% < 1mm Nil N 12 65 NW 20 66
Mostly sunny
16 23 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 21 61 NW 20 52
Mostly sunny
11 27 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
18 31 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 22 28 S 15 41
Sunny
9 24 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 16 51 N 14 25
Mostly sunny
10 21 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
21 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 27 37 E 20 26
Sunny
8 23 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 46 E 15 25
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Weather News

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