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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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
Mon 23/04 Tue 24/04 Wed 25/04

31.1°C

Troughton Island
Hottest

41.5°C

Pardoo

41.7°C

Roebourne Ap

41.0°C

Roebourne Ap

43.7°C

Roebourne Ap

5.9°C

Salmon Gums
Coldest

5.5°C

York

4.0°C

Jarrahwood
 

2.6°C

Jarrahwood

51km/h

Bedout Island
Windiest

59km/h

Cocos Island Ap

55km/h

Christmas Island Ap

62km/h

Telfer Ap
-

0.2mm last hr

Albany Ap
Wettest

12.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

23.8mm

Cocos Island Ap
 

58.2mm

Siddins Creek
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 %
Mostly sunny
15 30 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 83 NNE 19 46
Mostly sunny
23 35 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 36 NNE 16 33
Mostly sunny
15 27 30% < 1mm Nil NE 14 64 N 15 53
Sunny
18 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 16 52 WSW 17 52
Mostly sunny
15 24 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 64 - -
Sunny
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 31 39 NE 16 28
Mostly sunny
18 28 30% < 1mm Nil E 26 28 E 20 20
Mostly sunny
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 62 ENE 18 25
Mostly sunny
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
16 30 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 26 52 NE 18 31
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17:03 EST

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Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

14:41 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.