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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Early fog/frost patches in south then mostly sunny. Mild northerly winds in west. Warm in north.

  • Friday Colder, strong winds, rain & storms west & south. Mostly sunny and warm in east and north.

  • Saturday Heavy rain and strong wind in the southwest. Hot and generally dry in the north and east.

  • Sunday Strong wind/showers in south, rain over interior. Cold in southwest, warm in the north.

  • Monday . .

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

33.3°C

Kalumburu
Hottest

36.4°C

Wyndham Ap

34.4°C

Wyndham Ap

35.0°C

Kalumburu

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap

10.7°C

Katanning
Coldest

-5.0°C

Pingelly

-3.3°C

Wandering

-2.0°C

Norseman Ap

-5.0°C

Pingelly

E 42km/h

Legendre Island
Windiest

66km/h

Barrow Island

55km/h

Legendre Island

66km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.2mm

Beaumont West

15.6mm

Beaumont West

4.0mm

Red Rocks Point

4.0mm

Red Rocks Point
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
(group 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
7 17 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 76 NE 16 48
Sunny
14 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 29 19 SE 16 9
Sunny
5 18 10% < 1mm Slight ENE 16 84 NNE 9 56
Sunny
10 27 5% < 1mm Nil E 21 35 NW 14 31
Possible shower
5 17 10% < 1mm Slight SSW 14 58 S 18 63
Sunny
8 23 5% < 1mm Nil E 28 71 NE 18 39
Sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 44 S 18 23
Mostly sunny
4 16 5% < 1mm Slight ESE 14 68 ENE 14 36
Sunny
3 18 10% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Sunny
6 20 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 23 79 NE 19 41
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Weather News

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

11:44 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

Launceston public meeting applauds city flood levees protection

09:14 EST

Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.