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Wed 04:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain areas developing inland. Very warm in the north, cool in the south.

  • Thursday Rain developing over central parts. Very warm in the north, cooler in the south.

  • Friday Cloud and rain increasing over inland parts. Warm, dry and sunny in the north.

  • Saturday Winds easing throughout the day. Warm in the north. Patchy rain areas over central and south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08 Tue 22/08

26.5°C

Bayu Undan
Hottest

38.5°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap

38.0°C

Derby Ap

38.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

0.5°C

Salmon Gums
Coldest

0.8°C

Southern Cross Ap

0.3°C

Salmon Gums
 

-6.0°C

Pingelly

ESE 33km/h

North Island
Windiest

74km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin

57km/h

Cocos Island Ap
-

1.6mm last hr

Hopetoun North
Wettest

4.8mm

Roelands

13.2mm

Cape Leeuwin
 

72.4mm

Jarrahwood
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Wednesday August 23, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

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