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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Possibly isolated shower in east. Most dry and partly cloudy elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers/storms over central parts, dry elswhere. Very warm in the N & E, mild in the SW.

  • Friday Some afternoon showers and storms in the SW. Warm in the south, very hot in the north.

  • Saturday Some afternoon showers and storms in the east. Very hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Sunday Scattered storms in the N, mostly dry elsewhere. Very warm in the NW, warm-to-mild in the SW.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04 Tue 24/04

31.4°C

Roebourne Ap
Hottest

40.8°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

41.5°C

Pardoo

41.7°C

Roebourne Ap

43.7°C

Roebourne Ap

9.9°C

Bridgetown
Coldest

8.0°C

Goomalling

5.5°C

York

4.0°C

Jarrahwood

2.6°C

Jarrahwood

SSE 37km/h

North Island
Windiest

88km/h

Forrest

59km/h

Cocos Island Ap

55km/h

Christmas Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

35.7mm

Victor Road

12.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

23.8mm

Cocos Island Ap

44.8mm

Christmas Island Ap
Western Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1928
Lowest 10.0°C at
Mount Barker in 1955
Highest 32.0°C at
Pannawonica in 1981
Lowest -2.2°C at
Wandering in 1954
Highest 439.9mm at
Wyndham Port in 1959

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 %
Cloudy
13 21 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 82 E 21 63
Sunny
23 37 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 39 NNW 12 36
Mostly sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil E 18 75 ESE 7 54
Mostly sunny
17 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 51 SSW 22 50
Possible thunderstorm
15 23 30% < 1mm Nil SE 13 62 - -
Sunny
14 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 57 S 23 40
Mostly sunny
17 30 20% < 1mm Nil E 14 28 SSE 15 18
Mostly sunny
14 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 22 74 ESE 20 41
Increasing sunshine
11 27 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 27 5% < 1mm Nil E 25 73 E 15 48
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