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Mon 20:25 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Widespread thunderstorms north and south.

  • Tuesday Hot with storms in the east. Becoming windy in the southwest later.

  • Wednesday Brisk, cool southerlies in the SW. Storms in North, Very hot in centre.

  • Thursday Heat increasing in the South. Storms in North and Centre.

  • Friday Hot-to-Very hot along the coast. Storms in the north, clear in the southeast.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 02/12 Sat 03/12 Sun 04/12

33.6°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

44.8°C

Marble Bar

42.3°C

Laverton Ap

41.1°C

Telfer Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

12.2°C

Munglinup West
Coldest

6.8°C

Jarrahwood

5.7°C

Jarrahwood

5.1°C

Salmon Gums

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

E 46km/h

Forrest
Windiest

83km/h

Telfer Ap

87km/h

Forrest

77km/h

Giles
-

0.2mm last hr

Shannon
Wettest

38.6mm

Mount Krauss

54.0mm

Drysdale River

58.5mm

Kilto

40.6mm

Lombadina
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
20:20 WST
S 9 13 18.2 11.5 18.2 65 3 0.0 1016.4
20:20 WST
SSW 7 9 17.2 12.3 17.2 73 2 0.0 -
20:20 WST
WSW 15 17 14.6 10.6 13.6 77 2 0.0 1016.0
20:20 WST
- 41 52 21.8 14.7 21.8 64 7 0.0 1011.7
16:02 WST
S 13 19 30.4 6.3 28.6 22 22 0.0 1008.3
20:20 WST
ESE 19 24 15.8 13.1 15.8 84 2 0.0 1014.8
20:20 WST
- 0 0 25.8 24.6 27.6 93 1 0.6 1009.9
22:50 WST
NE 7 9 21.0 17.5 21.0 80 2 1.4 1015.0
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17:03 EDT

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