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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy, windy rain & storms in south mainly SE. Mostly sunny and warm in the north.

  • Sunday Brisk wind, light showers in south. Dry windy west. Mostly sunny, warm and windy in the north.

  • Monday A few light showers on south coast. Sunny and warm elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Cloudy building in the west mostly sunny elsewhere. Cold start in the southeast, warm in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07

26.5°C

Cocos Island Ap
Hottest

34.4°C

Mardie

34.3°C

Broome Ap

34.0°C

Wyndham Ap

8.6°C

Manjimup
Coldest

4.7°C

York

6.3°C

Mount Elizabeth
 

SE 46km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

107km/h

Forrest

107km/h

Forrest

92km/h

Mount Magnet
-

0.8mm last hr

Red Rocks Point
Wettest

40.0mm

Coppin Rock

118.0mm

Capel North
 
Western Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.0°C at
Kalumburu in 1970
Lowest 5.6°C at
Katanning in 1920
Highest 27.5°C at
Cadjebut in 1998
Lowest -7.2°C at
Eyre in 2008
Highest 287.5mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1956

Western Australia Monthly Summaries

August 2015
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

The month of July was quite dynamic across the nation, with some particularly strong cold fronts which delivered low level snow as far north as the Border Ranges, and spells of prolonged dry and warm conditions, particularly along the east coast.

Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

The Photo Fence: Artists capture Darwin homeowners' love affair with high fences

15:20 EST

Some encase Darwin's homes in a gnarled mesh vestige while others stand like spiked watchmen separating the street from those living inside.