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Western Australia Forecast

  • 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 elsewhere. Mild in west. Warm in north.

  • Tuesday A few light showers on south coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Mild in west. Warm north.

  • Wednesday A few light showers on south coast. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Mild in west. Warm north.

  • Thursday Light showers on south coast & later in west. Dry elsewhere. Mild in south. Warm north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

35.2°C

Wyndham Ap
Hottest

34.3°C

Broome Ap

34.0°C

Wyndham Ap

34.9°C

Wyndham Ap

35.5°C

Wyndham Ap

9.7°C

Kalgoorlie
Coldest

6.3°C

Mount Elizabeth

6.4°C

Mount Elizabeth

1.0°C

Bridgetown

1.0°C

Bridgetown

E 29km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

107km/h

Forrest

92km/h

Mount Magnet

66km/h

North Island
-

0.2mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

118.0mm

Capel North

59.4mm

Amrista Park

22.6mm

Cocos Island Ap

22.6mm

Cocos Island Ap
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

Sunday August 2, 2015
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
ALBANY AIRPORT 2 24
EUCLA 4.8 24
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 0.8 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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15:37 EST

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Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.