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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Brisk wind, light showers in south. Dry windy west. Mostly sunny, warm and windy in the north.

  • Monday A few light showers on south coast. Sunny and warm elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Cloudy building in the west mostly sunny elsewhere. Cold start in the southeast, warm in the north.

  • Wednesday Cloudy with occasional showers near the west coast. Mostly sunny and dry in the north. Mild in south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

26.4°C

Browse Is
Hottest

34.3°C

Broome Ap

34.0°C

Wyndham Ap

35.0°C

Wyndham Ap

35.0°C

Wyndham Ap

4.1°C

Perth Airport
Coldest

6.3°C

Mount Elizabeth

-36.5°C

Broome Ap
 

-36.5°C

Broome Ap

ESE 40km/h

North Island
Windiest

107km/h

Forrest

92km/h

Mount Magnet

66km/h

North Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

118.0mm

Capel North

59.4mm

Amrista Park
 

59.4mm

Amrista Park
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
9 20 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 13 94 WSW 22 60
Possible shower
11 21 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 17 76 WSW 26 57
Possible shower
8 18 70% 1-5mm Nil W 3 79 SW 14 70
Possible shower
10 19 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 12 79 W 20 53
Late shower
8 19 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 9 87 WNW 15 56
Sunny
13 23 20% < 1mm Nil SW 12 77 SW 24 57
Mostly sunny
9 20 70% < 1mm Nil N 20 47 NW 23 32
Mostly sunny
5 21 30% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Sunny
13 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 35 SW 11 25
Sunny
7 23 5% < 1mm Nil NE 24 26 N 16 11
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Weather News

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.

Adelaide records coldest July in almost 20 years

11:36 EST

Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.