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Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in far south. Showers and thunderstorms in north, mainly inland.

  • Saturday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in southeast. Showers & storms in north & west, mainly inland.

  • Sunday Warm west coast then cooler change. Hot elsewhere. Showers and storms in the west and north.

  • Monday Showers/storms most areas, most intense in south. Cool & windy across southwest. Hot in east & north.

  • Tuesday Hot and stormy in the north and east. Southerly winds in the west and south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12

41.7°C

West Roebuck
Hottest

41.7°C

Wyndham Ap

41.9°C

Kununurra Ap

43.8°C

Kununurra Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

18.7°C

Eucla
Coldest

9.1°C

Cunderdin Airfield

3.4°C

Bridgetown

5.0°C

Eyre

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

SE 50km/h

Derby Ap
Windiest

75km/h

Warburton

94km/h

Forrest

83km/h

Kalumburu
-
no rain last hr Wettest

45.4mm

Fossil Downs

33.0mm

Coolawanyah

28.0mm

Drysdale River

8.6mm

Coondewanna
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 Sky Observations

Latest Sky Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Vis Cloud Current weather Past weather
m
15:00 WST
25000 2/8 -- Ac Cloud developing Mostly clear  
15:00 WST
25000 clear Haze Mostly clear  
15:30 WST
40000 3/8 -- Ac Ci - Cloudy at times  
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