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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Showers and gusty winds in the south. Very hot in the north, grading cool in the south.

  • Monday Light showers over southern parts, otherwise dry. Dry winds throughout.

  • Tuesday Late showers in the southwest, dry elsewhere. Very hot in the north, grading mild in the south.

  • Wednesday The odd shower over central parts. Very hot in the north, warm in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 17/08 Fri 18/08 Sat 19/08

27.7°C

Telfer Ap
Hottest

38.3°C

Wyndham Ap

38.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

7.1°C

Cunderdin Airfield
Coldest

-4.2°C

Eyre

3.8°C

York
 

-6.0°C

Pingelly

ESE 44km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Leeuwin

66km/h

Cape Naturaliste

68km/h

Rottnest Island
-

1.0mm last hr

Rocky Gully
Wettest

25.2mm

Yoongarillup Tbrg

34.6mm

Ludlow
 

72.4mm

Jarrahwood
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 %
Mostly sunny
9 18 70% < 1mm Nil S 13 79 SSW 16 52
Clearing shower
11 19 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 84 - -
Possible shower
8 16 60% < 1mm Nil SSW 3 83 WSW 5 72
Showers easing
10 16 90% < 1mm Nil SW 17 85 WSW 16 71
Mostly sunny
6 17 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
8 23 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 30 57 SSE 37 46
Cloudy
6 18 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 27 71 SSW 23 47
Windy with showers
11 21 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 32 55 W 38 45
Sunny
16 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 8 63 WSW 20 40
Sunny
19 28 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 28 18 WSW 22 20
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Weather News

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.

Last significant rain for weeks in the nation's southwest

14:25 EST

The rain has tumbled down across southwestern parts of Australia during the past seven weeks, but that trend will finish today.

Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

Damaging surf with waves up to 7 metres in some places are lashing the New South Wales Coast today.