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Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and possible storms developing southwest. Gusty W'ly winds southwest. Very warm in north.

  • Thursday Rain and gusty showers in the southwest. Hot in the north, mild in the south.

  • Friday Cold in the southwest, warm in the north. Gustly SE'ly winds in the southeast.

  • Saturday Windy with showers in the south. Hot in the north, very warm in the centre.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07 Tue 25/07

27.4°C

Browse Is
Hottest

34.3°C

Kalumburu

35.0°C

Kalumburu

35.0°C

Wyndham Ap

35.8°C

Bidyadanga

2.7°C

Southern Cross Ap
Coldest

1.0°C

Jarrahwood

-1.0°C

Eyre
 

-4.0°C

Bulga Downs

NW 50km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

62km/h

Ocean Reef

53km/h

Cocos Island Ap

77km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

0.2mm last hr

Rocky Gully
Wettest

27.4mm

Bickley

9.0mm

Gingin Ap
 

59.0mm

Victor Road
Western Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.3°C at
Kalumburu in 2016
Lowest 0.0°C at
Wongan Hills in 2013
Highest 27.1°C at
Cocos Island Ap in 2016
Lowest -6.7°C at
Booylgoo Spring in 1969
Highest 320.6mm at
Bickley in 1996

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Weather News

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Taxpayer-purchased water intended for rivers harvested by irrigators

18:09 EST

Billions of litres of water purchased by taxpayers to save Australia's inland rivers are instead being harvested by some irrigators to boost cotton-growing operations, in a policy failure that threatens to undermine the $13 billion Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Windy night ahead for NSW, Vic

18:04 EST

It's going to be a blustery night in parts of eastern NSW, Victoria and Tasmania with damaging gusts possible in some areas into tomorrow morning.

Murray-Darling Basin: Angry communities call for inquiry after Four Corners pumping revelations

15:39 EST

Broken Hill's Mayor has joined other angry community leaders in calling for an inquiry into the operation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.