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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Scattered showers and storms in th east. Very hot over inland Pilbara and Kimberley.

  • Thursday A few storms in the far north, dry in the south. Mild in the south grading to very hot in the north.

  • Friday Storms over the Kimberley. Very hot in northwest. Late-showers in the southwest, otherwise dry.

  • Saturday Scattered storms over the Midwest and Kimberley. Dry elsewhere. Very hot in the northwest.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/11 Mon 20/11 Tue 21/11

33.8°C

Marble Bar
Hottest

41.8°C

Marble Bar

43.0°C

Marble Bar

45.0°C

Telfer Ap

45.0°C

Telfer Ap

7.9°C

Shannon
Coldest

7.2°C

Gingin Ap

8.0°C

Bridgetown
 

1.6°C

Salmon Gums

E 50km/h

Perth Airport
Windiest

72km/h

Wyndham Ap

64km/h

Wyndham Ap

66km/h

Perth Airport
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.6mm

Kalumburu

17.0mm

Christmas Island Ap
 

97.3mm

Styles Tower
Western Australia's Records for November
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.0°C at
Goldsworthy in 1973
Lowest 7.7°C at
Mount Barker in 1992
Highest 38.0°C at
Balgo Hills in 2015
Lowest -2.1°C at
Eyre in 2016
Highest 202.4mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1989

Western Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Wednesday November 22, 2017
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Station
(Group 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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