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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Showers/storms in the north, mostly dry elsewhere. Very hot in the north, grading warm in the south.

  • Friday Showers/storms in the north, mostly dry elsewhere. Hot in the southeast, very hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Very hot in the east and north. Windy in the S. Becoming cooler in the the southwest.

  • Sunday Showers and storms for the southwest. fresh winds in the southwest, mostly clear north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 11/12 Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12

31.3°C

Telfer Ap
Hottest

41.8°C

Argyle Ap

43.0°C

Argyle Ap

44.0°C

Telfer Ap

45.1°C

Warmun

8.2°C

Collie East
Coldest

14.6°C

Shannon

9.0°C

Collie East
 

2.5°C

Jarrahwood

SSE 40km/h

North Island
Windiest

88km/h

Leinster Ap

90km/h

Forrest

81km/h

Giles
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.2mm

Kojonup

16.0mm

Forrest
 

104.2mm

Christmas Island Ap
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 Monthly Summaries

December 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
11.7 - 24.6 - 14.6 -
77 28.3 +1.8 35.3 +1.4 13.4 22
14.2 +0.7 29.4 +2.2 6.2 34
21.4 +0.7 31.9 +2.5 10.6 196
14.7 -0.4 26.3 +0.6 9.8 46
19.7 -2.2 34.2 -1.6 61 0.2 0
17.1 +0.5 31.4 -0.6 0.4 2
17.4 +1.1 31.0 +1.9 7.4 73
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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