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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Warm and windy conditions ahead of rain. Rain about the west, heaviest in the evening.

  • Friday Cool, very windy & heavy rain in the southwest. Drier and warm over north and central parts.

  • Saturday Showers about the southwest corner. Dry and warm in the north, milder in the south.

  • Sunday Showers becoming lighter in the southwest. Dry, sunny and warm in the north.

  • Monday A few early showers in the southwest. Warm and dry for central and northern parts.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 21/05 Tue 22/05 Wed 23/05

32.4°C

Derby Ap
Hottest

33.3°C

Wyndham Ap

32.2°C

Kalumburu

33.2°C

Wyndham Ap

38.3°C

Roebourne Ap

15.9°C

Eucla
Coldest

-0.4°C

Collie East

-0.1°C

Collie East

1.2°C

Collie East

-2.9°C

Eyre

N 61km/h

North Island
Windiest

62km/h

Bedout Island

59km/h

Troughton Island

59km/h

Halls Creek
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.2mm

Christmas Island Ap

0.2mm

Eucla

0.2mm

Shannon

5.6mm

Shark Bay Ap
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Nyang in 2016
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.6°C at
Troughton Island in 2016
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

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 %
Showers increasing
13 21 60% 5-10mm Nil W 23 76 WSW 30 71
Possible shower
12 24 60% 1-5mm Nil W 18 66 WSW 26 61
Showers
10 20 60% 5-10mm Nil WSW 23 87 WSW 26 69
Possible thunderstorm
12 17 50% 5-10mm Nil W 26 80 W 30 64
Showers increasing
9 20 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 24 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 64 S 24 59
Mostly sunny
8 21 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 22 66 W 26 47
Sunny
11 23 10% < 1mm Nil NW 21 52 WNW 20 43
Sunny
15 32 5% < 1mm Nil S 8 57 WSW 12 34
Sunny
11 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 12 38 W 13 23
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Weather News

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front approaches southern WA

16:25 EST

The southern half of Western Australia is set to be hit by a strong cold front later today, bringing dangerous wind gusts of up to 125 kilometres per hour along with heavy rainfall.

Sydney's dry spell continues

14:12 EST

Sydney just had one of its driest June to May periods on record.