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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Warn-to-hot in the north and east. Showers in the southwest.

  • Thursday Gusty southerly winds over the Esperance coast. Isolated light showers in the south..

  • Friday Mostly sunny and dry throughout. Hot in the north and mild in the south.

  • Saturday Gusty with showers in the southwest. Hot in the Kimberley and Pilbara.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09 Tue 02/09

26.2°C

Cocos Island Ap
Hottest

36.0°C

West Roebuck

36.5°C

Bidyadanga

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap

10.3°C

Albany Airport
Coldest

-1.0°C

Jarrahwood

-1.5°C

Eyre
 

-1.5°C

Eyre

N 25km/h

Esperance Ap
Windiest

50km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Esperance Ap

57km/h

Esperance Ap
-

0.4mm last hr

Rocky Gully
Wettest

10.0mm

Eyre

4.0mm

Cocos Island Ap
 

10.0mm

Eyre
Western Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
West Roebuck in 2003
Lowest 7.8°C at
Kojonup in 1971
Highest 29.7°C at
Wyndham in 2005
Lowest -4.6°C at
Eyre in 1989
Highest 244.9mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1919

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
12 19 90% 5-10mm Nil W 14 85 WNW 21 56
Possible shower
12 21 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 16 100 WSW 20 66
Possible shower
10 18 90% 5-10mm Nil W 12 84 NW 24 65
Possible shower
10 17 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 20 86 WNW 23 60
Possible shower
11 18 90% 1-5mm Nil W 12 87 WNW 20 61
Possible shower
16 27 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 15 61 WSW 33 70
Possible shower
13 23 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 23 59 WNW 26 44
Possible shower
13 28 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
13 32 5% < 1mm Nil S 6 54 WNW 23 37
Sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil NE 16 12 NW 16 10
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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.