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Western Australia Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday Hot and stormy in the north and east. Southerly winds in the west and south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12

39.1°C

Morawa Ap
Hottest

41.7°C

Wyndham Ap

41.9°C

Kununurra Ap

43.8°C

Kununurra Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

16.8°C

Eucla
Coldest

9.1°C

Cunderdin Airfield

3.4°C

Bridgetown

5.0°C

Eyre

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

SE 38km/h

Forrest
Windiest

75km/h

Warburton

94km/h

Forrest

83km/h

Kalumburu
-

0.6mm last hr

Halls Creek Ap
Wettest

45.4mm

Fossil Downs

33.0mm

Coolawanyah

28.0mm

Drysdale River

9.2mm

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 %
Mostly sunny
16 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 35 SW 25 35
Mostly sunny
16 28 30% < 1mm Nil S 21 45 SW 30 49
Mostly sunny
12 27 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 52 S 20 42
Possible shower
15 20 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 58 SSE 26 61
Increasing sunshine
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 30 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 23 54 SW 35 56
Possible thunderstorm
20 35 40% < 1mm Nil NE 16 27 ESE 10 15
Sunny
15 29 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
28 34 70% 1-5mm Nil WSW 13 57 WNW 24 61
Sunny
20 35 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 24 20 ENE 14 12
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