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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Showers and storms northeast and southwest. Hot and dry inland, gusty southwest.

  • Tuesday Very hot in the north, mild in the southwest. Windy with showers in the south. Dry elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Becoming very warm over west coast. Hot north. Few showers south coast, otherwise mostly dry.

  • Thursday Possible shower southern coasts. Hot and dry elsewhere. Gusty winds west coast.

  • Friday Very hot in the north and west. Thunderstorms over west and central and north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 14/12 Sat 15/12 Sun 16/12

34.2°C

Giles
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

45.4°C

Marble Bar
Avg: Rec:

44.8°C

Marble Bar
Avg: Rec:

44.0°C

Warburton
Avg: Rec:

47.4°C

Marble Bar
Avg: Rec:

13.4°C

Rocky Gully
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

1.2°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

8.1°C

Albany
Avg: Rec:
 

1.2°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

W 55km/h

Bedout Island
Windiest

85km/h

Jandakot Ap

70km/h

Rottnest Island

81km/h

Wyndham Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

34.0mm

Home Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

65.8mm

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
 

65.8mm

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

Western Australia Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
01:50 WST
SSE 19 24 17.8 10.7 14.4 63 4 0.0 1009.7
01:50 WST
SSE 7 9 16.8 12.1 16.0 74 2 0.2 -
01:50 WST
SE 17 19 15.4 12.7 13.0 84 2 2.6 1013.3
01:50 WST
SSW 37 48 20.5 16.1 15.3 76 4 0.2 1011.1
01:50 WST
SE 28 33 17.6 13.3 13.2 76 3 0.0 1002.7
01:50 WST
E 41 52 17.7 15.7 11.6 88 3 0.0 1002.2
01:50 WST
W 24 30 26.3 20.4 25.5 70 5 0.0 1005.9
04:20 WST
NNE 15 19 32.9 -1.2 27.8 11 36 0.0 1004.6
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