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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot with storms in the east. Becoming windy in the southwest later.

  • Wednesday Brisk, cool southerlies in the southwest. Storms in north. Very hot inland.

  • Thursday Heat increasing in the south. Storms in north and centre.

  • Friday Hot-to-very hot along the coast. Storms in the north, clear in the southeast.

  • Saturday Thunderstorms in the north and west. Very hot inland and west.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 03/12 Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12

39.4°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

42.3°C

Laverton Ap

41.1°C

Telfer Ap

40.0°C

Newman Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

16.6°C

Manjimup
Coldest

5.7°C

Jarrahwood

5.1°C

Salmon Gums

4.5°C

Jarrahwood

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

W 40km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

87km/h

Forrest

77km/h

Giles

62km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

54.0mm

Drysdale River

58.5mm

Kilto

62.0mm

Cygnet Bay

19.8mm

Warburton
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

Western Australia Daily Summaries

Tuesday December 6, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
6.9 - 24 - 0.0
25.4 -1.1 34 +0 0.6
7.8 -5.7 22 -5 0.0
17.4 -3.3 - - 0.0
14.6 -0.4 - - 0.2
18.7 -3.2 - - 3.2
16.1 -0.5 34 +2 0.0
12.9 -3.4 25 -4 0.0
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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