Fairfax Media Network

Western Australian Weather

WA
Sun 01:49 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Mostly sunny, mild in north. Partly cloudy south. The odd light shower in the southwest.

  • Monday Mostly cloudy with patchy light rain in the south. Mostly sunny and warm in north and central.

  • Tuesday Cool and showery across the southwest. Mild and and mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Showers & the odd thunderstorm crossing the south. Showers clearing the west. Sunny in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 02/07 Fri 03/07 Sat 04/07

25.8°C

Cocos Island Ap
Hottest

33.1°C

Wyndham Ap

33.3°C

Derby Ap

32.0°C

Kalumburu

33.3°C

Wyndham Ap

5.1°C

Warburton
Coldest

2.0°C

Yeelirrie

-1.2°C

Eyre
 

-1.2°C

Eyre

SE 29km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

55km/h

Troughton Island

105km/h

Forrest

105km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

22.5mm

Margaret River

14.8mm

Christmas Island Ap
 

22.5mm

Margaret River
Western Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.6°C at
Wyndham in 1996
Lowest 0.0°C at
Wongan Hills in 2013
Highest 26.9°C at
Cocos Island Ap in 1984
Lowest -6.7°C at
Booylgoo Spring in 1969
Highest 320.6mm at
Bickley in 1996

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
03:50 WST
- 0 0 12.5 12.3 12.5 99 1 1.6 1020.9
03:50 WST
NW 13 15 9.2 9.0 7.2 99 1 0.4 1019.0
03:50 WST
SE 9 9 12.9 12.5 12.2 97 1 0.0 1020.4
03:50 WST
WNW 9 11 8.1 7.5 6.6 96 1 0.0 1020.8
03:50 WST
N 20 28 8.3 4.5 5.2 77 2 0.0 1017.6
03:50 WST
ENE 9 11 12.4 3.4 11.6 54 4 0.0 1016.0
05:20 WST
ENE 6 7 9.4 -1.3 8.8 47 4 0.0 1021.1
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Labor, Greens slam Agriculture White Paper for lack of strategic vision or climate change consideration

15:45 EST

Prime Minister Tony Abbott says his government "wants to back people who are prepared to back themselves", and that a newly released vision for Australian agriculture will do just that.

Federal Government unveils long-awaited plan for Australian agriculture

15:44 EST

The Federal Government has released the long awaited , which it had promised to deliver within 12 months of the 2013 election.

Farmers welcome Agriculture White Paper's vision for the future

15:42 EST

Farm groups have welcomed the Federal Government's plan for Australia's agricultural future, particularly tax reforms and changes to Farm Management Deposits (FMD).