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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot with storms in the east. Becoming windy in the southwest later.

  • Wednesday Brisk, cool southerlies in the southwest. Storms in north. Very hot inland.

  • Thursday Heat increasing in the south. Storms in north and centre.

  • Friday Hot-to-very hot along the coast. Storms in the north, clear in the southeast.

  • Saturday Thunderstorms in the north and west. Very hot inland and west.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 03/12 Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12

40.6°C

Kununurra Ap
Hottest

42.3°C

Laverton Ap

41.1°C

Telfer Ap

40.0°C

Newman Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

18.2°C

Cape Naturaliste
Coldest

5.7°C

Jarrahwood

5.1°C

Salmon Gums

4.5°C

Jarrahwood

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

SSW 40km/h

Shark Bay Ap
Windiest

87km/h

Forrest

77km/h

Giles

62km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

54.0mm

Drysdale River

58.5mm

Kilto

62.0mm

Cygnet Bay

18.4mm

Warburton
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

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
18 31 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 8 51 W 23 48
Mostly sunny
17 28 80% 1-5mm Nil W 13 52 W 27 56
Possible shower
16 29 60% 1-5mm Nil S 7 58 WSW 16 55
Possible thunderstorm
19 26 90% 5-10mm Nil WSW 10 56 SSW 22 64
Possible shower
20 38 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 31 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 65 WSW 30 66
Possible thunderstorm
24 40 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 20 16 NNE 16 10
Sunny
15 32 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
29 34 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 11 58 WNW 19 64
Sunny
19 34 30% < 1mm Nil E 28 15 E 20 10
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.