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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

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

  • 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.

  • Tuesday Showers on the south coast, mainly east. Generally sunny elsewhere. Warm in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

27.8°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

37.0°C

Warmun

36.4°C

Wyndham Ap

36.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Warmun

6.0°C

Bridgetown
Coldest

0.4°C

Wandering

2.0°C

York
 

-3.4°C

Eyre

ESE 29km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

103km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin

62km/h

Mount Keith
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Northampton

16.6mm

Rottnest Island
 

60.0mm

Useless Loop
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
6 18 5% < 1mm Nil E 13 72 SE 16 39
Increasing sunshine
8 19 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 77 SSE 23 43
Cloudy
6 16 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 9 78 SE 12 58
Possible shower
8 15 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 67 SE 18 52
Cloud increasing
2 16 5% < 1mm Moderate SSE 11 78 SE 15 47
Sunny
11 24 5% < 1mm Nil SE 27 57 S 32 39
Mostly sunny
6 16 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 22 62 SSE 22 28
Possible thunderstorm
9 16 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 20 70 - -
Sunny
16 30 5% < 1mm Nil S 9 63 W 27 44
Sunny
13 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 29 SW 28 13
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