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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday A few showers Kimberley, Interior & on Eucla coast. Mild in the west with cloud increasing.

  • Wednesday Rain and storms over interior. Mild, partly cloudy and dry in the west.

  • Thursday Rain for the Interior & Eucla. Mild, partly cloudy and dry in the north and west.

  • Friday Mostly sunny and warmer in the north and west. Patchy light rain in the Interior, clearing.

  • Saturday Rain and storms in northwest. Cooler with showers across southwest.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05 Mon 30/05

34.9°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

37.6°C

Wyndham Ap

36.9°C

Wyndham Ap

36.0°C

Wyndham Ap

41.7°C

Nyang

12.5°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

2.4°C

Hyden

0.4°C

Salmon Gums

-2.5°C

Salmon Gums

-2.5°C

Salmon Gums

SSE 33km/h

Carnarvon Ap
Windiest

61km/h

Cape Leeuwin

51km/h

Giles

46km/h

Esperance Ap
-

0.6mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

18.6mm

Esperance

23.4mm

Cocos Island Ap

61.0mm

Christmas Island Ap

134.2mm

Mandora
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga in 1990
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.2°C at
Cockatoo Island in 1967
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

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 %
Late shower
10 21 90% 5-10mm Nil N 17 80 NNE 18 57
Mostly sunny
21 31 5% < 1mm Nil E 6 63 W 16 52
Showers increasing
9 20 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 15 86 N 20 71
Mostly sunny
13 24 70% < 1mm Nil ENE 9 64 WSW 15 57
Mostly sunny
9 20 30% < 1mm Nil E 14 69 - -
Late shower
10 23 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 17 78 NW 18 48
Clearing shower
13 24 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 7 72 S 9 52
Mostly sunny
9 20 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 74 NE 16 40
Late shower
7 22 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
10 22 80% 10-20mm Nil NE 18 81 NNE 22 59
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