Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in SW. Sunny, warm in south. Wind easing with rain/storms, warm in NW. Showers/storms, very warm in NE.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest and south. Isolated showers/storms, warm in NW. Mostly sunny, hot in NE.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest and south. Mostly sunny, hot in the north, just the odd thundery shower.

  • Friday Sunny, mild-to-warm in SW. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in south. Sunny, very warm in NW. Mostly sunny, hot in NE. The odd thundery shower inland.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest and south. Mostly sunny, hot in the north. The odd thundery shower in western inland.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 23/03 Sun 24/03 Mon 25/03

38.1°C

Telfer Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

41.3°C

Giles
Avg: Rec:

39.7°C

Carnarvon Ap
Avg: Rec:

41.3°C

Gascoyne Junction
Avg: Rec:

48.1°C

Roebourne Ap
Avg: Rec:

19.0°C

Eucla
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

5.1°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

5.5°C

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:

6.4°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:

0.0°C

Wiluna
Avg: Rec:

NNE 44km/h

Onslow Ap
Windiest

157km/h

Legendre Island

153km/h

Roebourne Ap

101km/h

Roebourne Ap
-

4.6mm last hr

Onslow Ap
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

204.4mm

Indee
Avg: Rec:
- -

138.0mm

Marble Bar
Avg: Rec:

459.0mm

Roebourne Ap
Avg: Rec:

458.6mm

Roebourne Ap
Avg: Rec:
Western Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.8°C at
Roebourne in 1998
Lowest 10.7°C at
Manjimup in 2005
Highest 35.0°C at
Pardoo in 2016
Lowest -0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1946
Highest 438.0mm at
Truscott in 2005

Western Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
19 33 10% < 1mm Nil E 10 32 SW 25 32
Mostly sunny
24 36 30% < 1mm Nil E 13 33 SSW 21 41
Mostly sunny
15 30 5% < 1mm Nil S 12 47 SSW 18 38
Cloud increasing
13 24 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 15 67 SSW 21 69
Mostly sunny
18 36 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
27 33 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 19 68 W 19 71
Mostly sunny
16 31 30% < 1mm Nil NE 16 43 NNW 9 27
Mostly sunny
13 25 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 54 ESE 14 56
Mostly sunny
25 36 20% < 1mm Nil SW 17 74 - -
Sunny
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 21 21 SSE 15 7
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Weather News

Cyclone Veronica downgraded, homes evacuated as floodwaters rise near Port Hedland

18:25 EDT

The Army has evacuated homes in WA's north-west which have been cut off by rising floodwaters in the wake of ex-Tropical Cyclone Veronica, which has been downgraded to a low after lingering off the Pilbara coast.

Farmers call drought 'a natural disaster' as daily dust storms, gale-force winds strip farms bare

16:43 EDT

As gale-force winds create huge dust storms in Victoria's Central Gippsland, farmers say it is time to call the drought a natural disaster as the little remaining topsoil is blown away from paddocks.

Cyclone Veronica heralds baby boom in WA's Pilbara, with five bubs born in 24 hours

12:42 EDT

Five babies were born within 24 hours as severe Tropical Cyclone Veronica approached Western Australia's Pilbara coast, bringing destructive winds, torrential rainfall and mass flooding.