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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning in south then becoming sunnier. Dry in north. warm in northwest. Hot in northeast.

  • Wednesday Warm and breezy in west ahead of cooler change. Dry in east. warm in southeast. Hot in northeast.

  • Thursday Windy with showers in west and south, mainly SW. Hot in east, windy in southeast and interior.

  • Friday Possible showers southwest, dry elsewhere. Cool and windy southwest, hot in the north.

  • Saturday Gusty showers far southwest. Mild to warm south. Storms far northeast. Very warm to hot inland & N.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 13/10 Sun 14/10 Mon 15/10

38.6°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

41.1°C

Wyndham Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.7°C

Wyndham Ap
Avg: Rec:

43.0°C

Wyndham Ap
Avg: Rec:

44.1°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Avg: Rec:

15.1°C

Manjimup
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

5.4°C

Murchison
Avg: Rec:

6.0°C

Bencubbin
Avg: Rec:

3.0°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

3.0°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

E 33km/h

Port Hedland Ap
Windiest

83km/h

Garden Island

105km/h

Forrest

55km/h

Forrest
-

1.8mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

44.6mm

Huntly
Avg: Rec:
- -

26.8mm

Red Rocks Point
Avg: Rec:

2.0mm

Esperance Ap
Avg: Rec:

2.2mm

Esperance Ap
Avg: Rec:
Western Australia's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.9°C at
Port Hedland Ap in 2002
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1928
Highest 32.7°C at
Old Halls Creek in 1900
Lowest -5.0°C at
Eyre in 2013
Highest 322.6mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1910

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
11 20 50% < 1mm Nil SSW 19 56 SW 23 53
Increasing sunshine
12 24 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 53 S 36 45
Possible shower
9 19 20% < 1mm Nil SW 16 59 WSW 18 53
Possible shower
11 17 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 23 65 WSW 28 60
Mostly sunny
7 22 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
15 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 36 59 SSW 37 46
Increasing sunshine
10 23 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 25 50 SW 19 29
Windy
13 21 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
23 34 5% < 1mm Nil SW 20 52 W 26 53
Mostly sunny
21 35 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 20 12 SW 25 7
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Weather News

Drought aid: Where has the money been allocated and what difference is it making on-farm?

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Billions of dollars in government aid, across all tiers, has gone to farmers during the drought this year.

Coles, Aldi blasted by Minister over handling of 10c milk levy for drought-stricken farmers

00:40 EDT

Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud has launched a scathing attack on Coles over its handling of the 10c milk levy for drought relief, calling the supermarket chain's approach "slippery" and saying the extra money may not even go back to the right farmers.

Deluge continues across south-east Queensland as drought-stricken farmers hope for more

21:13 EDT

The sodden weekend across south-east Queensland has delivered some remarkable rainfall totals, with Noosa Heads on the state's Sunshine Coast recording almost half a metre of rain.