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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Showers and possible storms in the southwest. Warm in the northeast with some thundery showers.

  • Saturday Gusty showers spreading across southwest. Isolated thunderstorms in the northeast.

  • Sunday Gales and brisk showers in the southwest. Mostly dry and sunny in the north.

  • Monday Gusty showers in the south and west. Mostly clear skies and dry in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 25/08 Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08

30.9°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

37.6°C

Warmun

37.0°C

Warmun

36.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Warmun

10.5°C

Northam
Coldest

-0.2°C

Newdegate

0.4°C

Wandering

3.0°C

Forrest

-3.4°C

Eyre

NE 38km/h

Forrest
Windiest

53km/h

Bedout Island

103km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Red Rocks Point

0.4mm

Northampton

17.0mm

Rottnest Island

17.0mm

Rottnest Island
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 %
Possible shower
10 17 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 10 78 SW 23 57
Possible shower
10 18 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 8 75 S 21 61
Clearing shower
8 16 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 10 80 SW 19 68
Possible thunderstorm
9 14 80% 1-5mm Nil W 21 75 WSW 27 64
Clearing shower
5 15 90% 1-5mm Slight WNW 7 83 WSW 16 63
Mostly sunny
11 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 23 61 SSW 31 47
Late shower
7 18 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 6 62 WSW 18 28
Late shower
10 20 50% < 1mm Nil S 16 70 S 14 57
Sunny
16 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 9 59 W 27 46
Mostly sunny
14 29 5% < 1mm Nil NE 12 26 NNW 20 12
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