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Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Hot in north. Very warm in west. Cool in far south. Showers and thunderstorms in north, mainly inland.

  • Friday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in far south. Showers and thunderstorms in north, mainly inland.

  • Saturday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in southeast. Showers & storms in north & west, mainly inland.

  • Sunday Warm west coast then cooler change. Hot elsewhere. Showers and storms in the west and north.

  • Monday Showers/storms most areas, most intense in south. Cool & windy across southwest. Hot in east & north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12

42.4°C

Kununurra Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Newman Ap

41.7°C

Wyndham Ap

42.0°C

Kununurra Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

17.7°C

Esperance Ntc
Coldest

4.5°C

Jarrahwood

9.1°C

Cunderdin Airfield

3.0°C

Bridgetown

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

SSW 33km/h

Carnarvon Ap
Windiest

62km/h

Forrest

75km/h

Warburton

94km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

62.0mm

Cygnet Bay

45.4mm

Fossil Downs

0.4mm

Warburton

3.4mm

Solomon Ap
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

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 thunderstorm
14 26 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 52 S 18 43
Mostly sunny
14 27 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 37 S 26 39
Possible thunderstorm
11 24 30% < 1mm Nil SE 16 58 SSE 13 46
Possible thunderstorm
14 20 50% 5-10mm Nil SE 13 60 SE 22 57
Possible thunderstorm
14 28 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
20 30 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 28 39 SSW 28 46
Possible thunderstorm
16 32 40% < 1mm Nil SE 16 52 SE 19 25
Mostly sunny
15 24 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
29 34 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 15 60 WNW 22 63
Mostly sunny
21 35 20% < 1mm Nil SE 26 29 SE 25 15
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