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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday A few showers over the Interior and on Eucla coast. Mostly sunny and mild in the west.

  • Tuesday Showers possible in the far southwest corner. Rain in the central east. Cloud in the east.

  • Wednesday Clear and cold over most parts. Showers and isolated storms in east.

  • Thursday Rain and and showers easing in the far east. Cool SW'ly winds in the south. Dry in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05

28.4°C

Browse Is
Hottest

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Wyndham Ap

37.0°C

Wyndham Ap

41.7°C

Nyang

2.9°C

Bridgetown
Coldest

-1.1°C

Eyre

2.4°C

Hyden
 

-1.6°C

Eyre

S 29km/h

Barrow Island
Windiest

83km/h

Cape Leeuwin

61km/h

Cape Leeuwin

50km/h

Forrest
-

1.4mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

25.6mm

Northcliffe

18.6mm

Esperance
 

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 %
Possible shower
12 16 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 23 76 WSW 27 64
Mostly sunny
21 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 8 64 SW 16 51
Possible shower
11 17 50% 1-5mm Nil WSW 18 79 SW 22 67
Rain
18 22 50% 10-20mm Nil SE 17 73 ESE 23 83
Possible shower
9 20 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
15 19 50% 1-5mm Nil SSW 20 79 SSE 21 63
Mostly sunny
12 22 30% < 1mm Nil NE 15 64 N 11 46
Cloudy
11 16 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 22 66 WSW 21 52
Clearing shower
11 16 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Clearing shower
14 18 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 17 79 SW 23 62
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Weather News

Eastern Australia's frost season starts late but abruptly

18:52 EST

For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.

Summer to winter skipping autumn

12:49 EST

Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.