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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers in the west and south. Very warm in the north. Cool in the south.

  • Wednesday The odd shower over central parts. Very warm in the north, cool in the south.

  • Thursday Rain developing over central parts. Very warm in the north, cooler in the south.

  • Friday Cloud and rain increasing over inland parts. Warm, dry and sunny in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08

26.4°C

Bayu Undan
Hottest

38.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap

39.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

0.5°C

Salmon Gums
Coldest

3.8°C

Bulga Downs

0.8°C

Southern Cross Ap
 

-6.0°C

Pingelly

WSW 33km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

68km/h

Rottnest Island

74km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.0mm

Tamar

4.8mm

Roelands
 

72.4mm

Jarrahwood
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

Tuesday August 22, 2017
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Station
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Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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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