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Thu 04:02 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Hot in north. Very warm in west. Cool in far south. Showers and thunderstorms in north, mainly inland.

  • Friday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in far south. Showers and thunderstorms in north, mainly inland.

  • Saturday Very hot in north. Hot in west. Mild in southeast. Showers & storms in north & west, mainly inland.

  • Sunday Warm west coast then cooler change. Hot elsewhere. Showers and storms in the west and north.

  • Monday Showers/storms most areas, most intense in south. Cool & windy across southwest. Hot in east & north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12

37.1°C

Derby Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Newman Ap

41.7°C

Wyndham Ap

42.0°C

Wyndham Ap

44.8°C

Marble Bar

14.2°C

Shannon
Coldest

4.5°C

Jarrahwood

9.1°C

Cunderdin Airfield
 

2.5°C

Salmon Gums

E 40km/h

Geraldton Ap
Windiest

62km/h

Forrest

75km/h

Warburton

94km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

62.0mm

Cygnet Bay

45.4mm

Fossil Downs
 

62.0mm

Cygnet Bay
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
08:40 WST
E 15 19 16.9 6.0 16.9 48 6 0.0 1023.0
08:39 WST
SE 20 24 32.3 21.0 35.2 51 10 0.0 1008.8
08:40 WST
ENE 11 15 17.9 6.7 17.9 48 6 0.2 -
08:40 WST
SSE 20 26 27.6 12.5 27.3 39 13 0.0 1011.0
08:40 WST
S 19 30 19.6 8.0 19.6 47 7 0.0 1020.1
11:10 WST
SE 31 37 26.2 8.3 26.0 32 21 0.0 1016.0
08:40 WST
SE 24 37 17.4 4.0 17.4 41 10 0.0 1021.5
08:40 WST
ESE 13 17 19.1 6.6 19.1 44 7 0.0 1020.3
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