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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Scattered showers in the south. Mostly fine elsewhere. Warm in the north.

  • Thursday Light coastal showers for the southwest. Mostly dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Possible showers in the SW and NW. Mostly dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Saturday Possible showers and storms in the northwest. Warm in the north and west. Cooler in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/06 Mon 27/06 Tue 28/06

27.9°C

Browse Is
Hottest

36.6°C

Wyndham Ap

35.7°C

Kalumburu

35.0°C

Derby Ap

37.4°C

Kununurra Ap

4.2°C

Collie East
Coldest

-2.6°C

Norseman Ap

-2.3°C

Eyre
 

-3.5°C

Eyre

W 31km/h

Cape Naturaliste
Windiest

68km/h

Cape Leeuwin

62km/h

Rottnest Island

61km/h

Rottnest Island
-

0.2mm last hr

Shannon
Wettest

17.8mm

Walpole Forestry

27.0mm

Margaret River
 

159.0mm

Cocos Island Ap
Western Australia's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 39.1°C at
Argyle Ap in 2013
Lowest 6.3°C at
Wongan Hills in 1956
Highest 27.7°C at
Cocos Island Ap in 1999
Lowest -6.0°C at
Collie East in 2006
Highest 478.4mm at
Rocky Gully in 2009

Western Australia Monthly Summaries

June 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
7.7 - 16.2 - 111.8 -
19.1 +3.9 30.9 +1.8 5.6 29
7.7 -0.3 17.5 -0.9 89.8 63
11.5 -0.8 22.5 -0.9 32.6 70
8.4 +0.1 17.7 -1.1 41.0 132
8.9 +0.9 19.1 -1.1 58 115.0 661
6.6 +0.4 15.8 -1.7 23.8 85
9.0 +0.5 18.6 -0.7 91.6 72
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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As much of Australia chills, Darwin sweats

18:00 EST

The cold fronts that have frozen southeastern Australia haven't had the gas to push far enough north to cool Darwin, with heat records for the NT capital.

Tips to stay warm in winter: Feeling cold is all about perception, health scientist says

13:26 EST

As residents in New South Wales emerge from under the rug after their , the question on the blue lips of many is what's the best way to stay warm? While many may feel their insides are rapidly chilling, Dr Ollie Jay from the University of Sydney said little was happening to our bodies internally and the cold was all due to "perception".

WA winter starting cold in south, warm in north

13:24 EST

So far this winter Western Australia has been divided, unseasonably cold in the south and hot in the north.