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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Isolated light showers in south, mainly southwest. Hot in north and east, milder elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Isolated light showers in south, mainly southwest. Dry elsewhere. Hot in north, cool in south.

  • Thursday Windy with showers in southwest. Dry elsewhere. Very hot in the north, the odd storm in Kimberley.

  • Friday Very hot in the north, grading mild in the south. Windy in the east, light in the west.

  • Saturday Windy with showers in southwest. Dry elsewhere. Very hot in the north, the odd storm in Kimberley.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10 Mon 23/10

36.2°C

Marble Bar
Hottest

44.4°C

Marble Bar

42.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

42.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

45.0°C

West Roebuck

12.7°C

Jacup
Coldest

7.9°C

Eyre

6.0°C

Balladonia

6.1°C

Balladonia

-1.2°C

Eyre

NW 37km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

83km/h

Gooseberry Hill

70km/h

Barimunya

79km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

30.8mm

Kalumburu

14.8mm

Gibb Rock

2.0mm

Rocky Gully

2.0mm

Rocky Gully
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
(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 %
Possible shower
12 20 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 26 69 W 25 61
Mostly sunny
26 34 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 15 60 WNW 27 59
Showers
12 21 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 19 75 WNW 21 68
Sunny
16 26 5% < 1mm Nil S 29 49 SSW 32 45
Increasing sunshine
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 3 59 SSE 16 60
Sunny
11 24 10% < 1mm Nil S 18 50 SW 27 50
Mostly sunny
22 37 30% < 1mm Nil E 14 16 WNW 17 10
Sunny
15 31 5% < 1mm Nil S 6 50 WSW 13 16
Mostly sunny
8 26 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 23 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 17 67 W 24 63
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