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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday Mild in west, warm in north. Showers later in southwest. Dry elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Showers, breezy in southwest, later in south. Dry elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Cool with lingering showers in south. Cold morning, becoming warm inland and hot north.

  • Thursday Wind and cloud easing in the southeast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/08 Sat 18/08 Sun 19/08

26.1°C

Adele Is
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

34.5°C

Wyndham Ap
Avg: Rec:

35.8°C

Wyndham Ap
Avg: Rec:

37.0°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

37.0°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

0.8°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-3.7°C

Norseman Ap
Avg: Rec:

-1.1°C

Newdegate
Avg: Rec:
 

-5.0°C

Windy Harbour
Avg: Rec:

ENE 27km/h

Perth Airport
Windiest

59km/h

Norseman Ap

57km/h

Halls Creek

64km/h

Gooseberry Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

13.6mm

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:

0.4mm

Red Rocks Point
Avg: Rec:
 

61.4mm

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:
Western Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.0°C at
Kalumburu in 1970
Lowest 5.6°C at
Katanning in 1920
Highest 27.5°C at
Cadjebut in 1998
Lowest -7.2°C at
Eyre in 2008
Highest 287.5mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1956

Western Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Monday August 20, 2018
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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