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Thu 11:09 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy, patchy rain across south, mainly west. Cool in south. Mostly sunny and warm in north.

  • Friday Cloudier, windier across south with rain & storms. Mostly sunny and warm in the north.

  • Saturday Cloudy, windy rain & storms in south mainly SE. Mostly sunny and warm in the north.

  • Sunday Brisk wind, light showers in south. Dry windy west. Mostly sunny, warm and windy in the north.

  • Monday A few light showers on south coast. Sunny and warm elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/07 Tue 28/07 Wed 29/07

31.8°C

Derby Ap
Hottest

36.3°C

Wyndham Ap

37.0°C

West Roebuck

35.0°C

Bidyadanga

37.0°C

West Roebuck

11.6°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

-1.5°C

Yeelirrie

5.6°C

Giles

4.7°C

York

-9.7°C

Collie East

ENE 33km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

107km/h

Forrest

74km/h

Rottnest Island

107km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.2mm

Lake Namen

35.0mm

Gingin

23.0mm

Mount Magnet

23.0mm

Mount Magnet
Western Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 37.6°C at
Wyndham in 1996
Lowest 0.0°C at
Wongan Hills in 2013
Highest 26.9°C at
Cocos Island Ap in 1984
Lowest -6.7°C at
Booylgoo Spring in 1969
Highest 320.6mm at
Bickley in 1996

Western Australia Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday July 30, 2015
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
ALBANY AIRPORT 3 24
BUNBURY 2 24
CARNARVON AIRPORT 0.2 -
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 0.2 -
PERTH METRO 0.4 -
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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