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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Cool morning across the southwest. Very warm in the north.

  • Friday Mild to warm with chance late showers in west. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm in north, mild SE.

  • Saturday Cold and gusty showers over the south and west. Mostly dry and sunny in the north.

  • Sunday Hot in the north & central, cool in the south. Light coastal showers in southwest, otherwise dry.

  • Monday Cold morning with a mostly sunny day in the south. Warm and dry in the north. Light northerly flow.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 31/08 Tue 01/09 Wed 02/09

37.7°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

37.6°C

Wyndham Ap

37.4°C

Wyndham Ap

37.8°C

Wyndham Ap

38.0°C

Kalumburu

12.3°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

0.6°C

York

-2.0°C

York

-0.9°C

Salmon Gums

-2.0°C

York

WNW 29km/h

Onslow Ap
Windiest

107km/h

Forrest

75km/h

Esperance Ap

55km/h

Gooseberry Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.8mm

Esperance

22.6mm

Quadney

2.0mm

Erinair

2.0mm

Eucla
Western Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
West Roebuck in 2003
Lowest 7.8°C at
Kojonup in 1971
Highest 29.7°C at
Wyndham in 2005
Lowest -4.6°C at
Eyre in 1989
Highest 244.9mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1919

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
11 23 30% < 1mm Nil N 23 58 NNW 18 45
Sunny
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 48 WNW 21 38
Late shower
10 22 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 14 66 NNW 19 57
Sunny
13 28 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 8 65 W 22 46
Mostly sunny
8 25 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
12 25 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 19 60 WNW 22 45
Sunny
12 28 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 29 18 E 15 8
Mostly sunny
12 31 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 23 25 N 20 9
Sunny
6 26 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 19 47 NNW 21 33
Sunny
9 25 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 20 51 NW 24 35
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Weather News

A gusty day for SA

15:31 EST

Yesterday, much of South Australia was being battered by a low pressure system, sending gusty showers onshore.

Thundery start for NSW and southern QLD

11:58 EST

A band of thunderstorms swept across NSW and QLD late last night and into this morning, bringing a thundery alarm.

Canberra experiences wettest winter in 10 years, coldest nights since 1997

15:52 EST

Canberra has shivered its way through the most cold nights since 1997 and its wettest winter since 2005.