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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Gusty showers far southwest. Mild to warm south. Storms for the north. Warm, dry and sunny central.

  • Monday Light coastal showers in the south. Hot, windy and dry in the north.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy and mild in south, showers southwest. Sunny and warm inland, hot in far north.

  • Wednesday Cool, windy in southwest with showers. Very warm inland, hot in northeast.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 18/10 Fri 19/10 Sat 20/10

28.3°C

Wyndham Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

40.5°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Avg: Rec:

40.0°C

Wyndham Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Avg: Rec:

44.1°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Avg: Rec:

8.7°C

Southern Cross Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

3.0°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

1.4°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:
 

0.6°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

WNW 55km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

83km/h

Cape Leeuwin

70km/h

Cape Leeuwin

81km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

1.4mm last hr

Shannon
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

33.4mm

Northcliffe
Avg: Rec:
- -

14.8mm

Ellenbrae
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

73.8mm

Bedford Downs
Avg: Rec:
- -
Western Australia's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.9°C at
Port Hedland Ap in 2002
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1928
Highest 32.7°C at
Old Halls Creek in 1900
Lowest -5.0°C at
Eyre in 2013
Highest 322.6mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1910

Western Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Sunday October 21, 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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Weather News

Man killed by lightning near Dubbo, as electrical storms lash Sydney

21:31 EDT

A man has died after being struck by lightning at Geurie, near Dubbo, in New South Wales' central west, as thunderstorms lashed large areas of the state.

Graziers in far-west NSW digging deeper into debt, and dams, to get out of drought

18:56 EDT

Graziers in far-west New South Wales are using government loans to prepare their properties for the arrival of rain.

Finally. Rain.

18:37 EDT

Unless you live underground, you have probably noticed Sydney is finally having a wet month and the Saturday night storm band is continuing the trend.