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Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Cloudier, windier across south with rain & storms. Mostly sunny and warm in the north.

  • Saturday Cloudy, windy rain & storms in south mainly SE. Mostly sunny and warm in the north.

  • Sunday Brisk wind, light showers in south. Dry windy west. Mostly sunny, warm and windy in the north.

  • Monday A few light showers on south coast. Sunny and warm elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 28/07 Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07

26.6°C

Cocos Island Ap
Hottest

37.0°C

West Roebuck

34.4°C

Mardie

34.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.0°C

West Roebuck

8.1°C

Coondewanna
Coldest

5.6°C

Giles

4.7°C

York
 

-9.7°C

Collie East

SE 40km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

74km/h

Rottnest Island

107km/h

Forrest

107km/h

Forrest
-

0.6mm last hr

Shannon
Wettest

35.0mm

Gingin

40.0mm

Woolgorong
 

65.6mm

Tamala
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 Sky Observations

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Weather News

Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia

07:17 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.

Cold snap could see snow fall as low as sea level in Hobart on Monday

06:29 EST

Weather forecasters are predicting snowy conditions across Tasmania over the weekend with the chance of snow falling in Hobart on Monday.

Storm warning for parts of southern WA extended to Perth metropolitan area

23:34 EST

An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.