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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Generally dry and windy statewide. Heat spreading to the west, mild in the south.

  • Saturday Storms possible in the north and southwest. Very hot in the north grading to mild in the south.

  • Sunday Showers and storms in centre and southwest. Hot in the east and mild on the west coast.

  • Monday Showers and gusty winds in the south. Very hot in the north, warm-to-mild in the south.

  • Tuesday A few storms in the Midwest, showers in the south. Very hot in the north and east, milder elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/10 Wed 18/10 Thu 19/10

36.4°C

Telfer Ap
Hottest

42.4°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

43.3°C

Kununurra Ap

45.0°C

West Roebuck

45.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

12.7°C

Munglinup West
Coldest

3.0°C

Eyre

0.6°C

Collie East

7.0°C

Newdegate

-1.2°C

Eyre

E 38km/h

Red Rocks Point
Windiest

90km/h

Cape Leeuwin

61km/h

Mount Magnet

72km/h

Gooseberry Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.4mm

Pemberton

1.4mm

Barrett Meadows

0.2mm

Dwellingup

2.2mm

Kununurra Ap
Western Australia's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.9°C at
Port Hedland Ap in 2002
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1928
Highest 32.7°C at
Old Halls Creek in 1900
Lowest -5.0°C at
Eyre in 2013
Highest 322.6mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1910

Western Australia Daily Summaries

Friday October 20, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
9 - 21 - 0.0
25.0 +2.6 41 +8 0.0
10 +1 28 +7 0.0
16.5 +0.1 36 +10 0.0
13.6 +2.2 20 -4 0.0
10.8 -0.4 26 +0 0.0
12.9 +1.4 30 +7 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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