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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers along the southern coast. Mostly fine and warm elsewhere. Rain in the NW.

  • Thursday Mostly dry throughout. Hot in the north. Cloud incrasing in the southwest later.

  • Friday Cold and gusty winds in the south. Showers in SW. Showers and possible storms in the NW.

  • Saturday Cool and showery in the southwest. Hot and stormy in the north. Dry in central parts.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 25/09 Mon 26/09 Tue 27/09

31.1°C

Argyle Ap
Hottest

40.8°C

Wyndham Ap

41.8°C

Wyndham Ap

41.0°C

Wyndham Ap

41.8°C

Wyndham Ap

3.7°C

Collie East
Coldest

-2.9°C

Norseman Ap

1.0°C

Goomalling
 

-4.5°C

Eyre

S 50km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Leeuwin

88km/h

Cape Leeuwin

94km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

2.6mm last hr

Esperance
Wettest

138.8mm

Christmas Island Ap

117.4mm

Christmas Island Ap
 

138.8mm

Christmas Island Ap
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 Monthly Summaries

September 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
21 7.7 -1.9 21 18.6 -1.7 63.2 71
18 6.4 -2.3 17.0 -1.5 57.4 66
6.9 - 16.1 - 79.0 -
12.8 -1.1 23.8 -0.6 1.6 27
73 5.8 -2.2 20.3 -2.0 2.0 14
7.8 -1.5 21.0 -0.8 12.6 54
20.6 +2.1 32.0 +0.2 0.2 14
10.5 -2.5 25.6 -1.9 2.6 24
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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