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Sat 09:04 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Gusty showers and storms across the southwest. Isolated thunderstorms in the east.

  • Sunday Gales and brisk showers in the southwest. Mostly dry and sunny in the north.

  • Monday Gusty showers in the south and west. Mostly clear skies and dry in the north.

  • Tuesday Showers on the south coast, mainly east. Generally sunny elsewhere. Warm in the north.

  • Wednesday Light showers in southeastern parts . Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere across the state.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

31.0°C

Truscott
Hottest

37.0°C

Warmun

36.4°C

Wyndham Ap

36.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Warmun

8.2°C

Beverley
Coldest

0.4°C

Wandering

2.0°C

York

2.0°C

York

-3.4°C

Eyre

N 42km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

103km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin

62km/h

Mount Keith
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Northampton

16.6mm

Rottnest Island

16.0mm

Mandurah

16.2mm

Mandurah
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

Saturday August 29, 2015
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
PERTH METRO 4 24
BUNBURY 0.2 24
ALBANY AIRPORT 0.2 24
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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