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Wed 04:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Early fog/frost patches in south, becoming sunnier. Drizzly low cloud in southeast, drier in north.

  • Thursday Early fog/frost patches in south then mostly sunny. Mild northerly winds in west. Warm in north.

  • Friday Colder, strong winds, rain & storms west & south. Mostly sunny and warm in east and north.

  • Saturday Heavy rain and strong wind in the southwest. Hot and generally dry in the north and east.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/08 Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08

25.6°C

Browse Is
Hottest

35.5°C

Warmun

36.4°C

Wyndham Ap

34.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.2°C

Wyndham Ap

-2.9°C

Wandering
Coldest

-1.1°C

Eyre

-5.0°C

Pingelly
 

-5.0°C

Pingelly

SE 42km/h

Bedout Island
Windiest

90km/h

Ocean Reef

66km/h

Barrow Island

55km/h

Legendre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

24.0mm

Porongurups

28.2mm

Beaumont West
 

41.8mm

Jindong
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 Daily Summaries

Wednesday August 24, 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
10  
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Weather News

Green grass and livestock returning but drought not over in Queensland

18:00 EST

After record-breaking winter rainfall, parts of drought ravaged Queensland are starting to see sheep and cattle return.

Squally Weekend for parts of WA

12:02 EST

The start of this week has been dominated by dry and settled weather for the majority of Western Australia, but as we look forward to the end of the working week, conditions are set to deteriorate.

Eastern soaking under way

11:44 EST

A major winter rain event has begun and will continue across eastern states during the next two days.