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Wed 04:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Thunderstorms in the north and east. Very hot in the north, grading mild in the south.

  • Thursday Showers/storms in the north, mostly dry elsewhere. Very hot in the north, grading warm in the south.

  • Friday Showers/storms in the north, mostly dry elsewhere. Hot in the southeast, very hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Very hot in the east and north. Windy in the S. Becoming cooler in the the southwest.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 10/12 Mon 11/12 Tue 12/12

34.8°C

Argyle Ap
Hottest

42.0°C

Wiluna Airport

42.0°C

Argyle Ap

43.0°C

Argyle Ap

45.1°C

Warmun

14.9°C

Bridgetown
Coldest

11.8°C

Mount Barker

15.0°C

Jacup
 

2.5°C

Jarrahwood

SSE 37km/h

North Island
Windiest

88km/h

Wyndham Ap

88km/h

Leinster Ap

90km/h

Forrest
-
no rain last hr Wettest

25.0mm

Wandering

20.0mm

Bidyadanga
 

104.2mm

Christmas Island Ap
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

Western Australia Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
07:50 WST
SSE 17 24 19.6 11.1 19.6 58 5 0.0 1018.3
07:50 WST
SSW 7 9 18.2 13.0 18.2 71 2 0.0 -
07:50 WST
WSW 24 31 16.1 12.1 16.1 77 3 1.2 1016.9
07:50 WST
SSE 35 48 23.6 15.0 23.6 58 8 0.0 1014.2
07:50 WST
ESE 17 22 19.6 10.3 19.6 55 5 0.0 1015.3
07:50 WST
SW 24 30 19.2 18.0 19.2 93 2 6.6 1010.7
07:50 WST
SW 30 33 32.2 23.4 37.2 59 10 - 1009.4
10:20 WST
SSE 22 26 28.2 13.4 27.8 40 14 0.0 1013.5
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Weather News

Wujal Wujal's new wifi brings vital communication link during wild weather

06:43 EDT

In cyclone-prone far north Queensland, a new community-wide wifi network has been installed in the state's smallest shire in a bid to solve problems during severe storms that often leave the town of Wujal Wujal completely isolated.

New fire danger rating system set to be trialled this summer to cope with new extremes

06:17 EDT

The trusty roadside fire danger signs marking the entrance to every country town are up for a revamp.

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.