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Western Australia Forecast

  • Monday A few showers Kimberley, Interior & on Eucla coast. Mostly sunny and mild in the west.

  • Tuesday A few showers Kimberley, Interior & on Eucla coast. Mild in the west with cloud increasing.

  • Wednesday A few showers Kimberley, Interior & on Eucla coast. Mild, partly cloudy and dry in the west.

  • Thursday Rain for the Interior & Eucla. Mild, partly cloudy and dry in the north and west.

  • Friday Mostly sunny and warmer in the north and west. Patchy light rain in the Interior, clearing.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05

28.9°C

Browse Is
Hottest

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap

37.6°C

Wyndham Ap

36.9°C

Wyndham Ap

41.7°C

Nyang

3.7°C

Norseman Ap
Coldest

-1.1°C

Eyre

2.4°C

Hyden

0.4°C

Salmon Gums

-1.6°C

Eyre

SW 27km/h

Barrow Island
Windiest

83km/h

Cape Leeuwin

61km/h

Cape Leeuwin

51km/h

Giles
-

1.4mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

25.6mm

Northcliffe

18.6mm

Esperance

23.4mm

Cocos Island Ap

44.6mm

Christmas Island Ap
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.6°C at
Bidyadanga in 1990
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.2°C at
Cockatoo Island in 1967
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

Western Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Monday May 30, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
ALBANY AIRPORT 0.2 24
GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE 2.0 24
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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Records broken for coldest May morning in eight areas across NSW, BoM confirms

15:37 EST

Eight areas across New South Wales experienced record-breaking cold weather overnight, but the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says the state is still set for a relatively warm winter.