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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Cool and showery in the southwest. Hot and stormy in the north. Dry in central parts.

  • Sunday Thundery showers in the north. Gusty cool showers along southern coast.

  • Monday A few showers in the southwest. A few showers/storms in northern Kimberley.

  • Tuesday Showers in the south. Hot north, warm south. Thunderstorms possible over Kimberley.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 28/09 Thu 29/09 Fri 30/09

30.2°C

Argyle Ap
Hottest

41.1°C

Wyndham Ap

41.0°C

Kalumburu

41.0°C

Wyndham Ap

8.3°C

Newdegate
Coldest

-2.4°C

Southern Cross Ap

-4.3°C

Eyre
 

NW 61km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

103km/h

Red Rocks Point

74km/h

Cape Leeuwin

81km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-

1.4mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

76.2mm

Christmas Island Ap

7.4mm

Barrow Island
 
Western Australia's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.9°C at
Port Hedland Ap in 2002
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1928
Highest 32.7°C at
Old Halls Creek in 1900
Lowest -5.0°C at
Eyre in 2013
Highest 322.6mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1910

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 %
Clearing shower
9 18 70% < 1mm Nil SW 31 59 WSW 30 55
Mostly sunny
9 19 5% < 1mm Nil SW 23 59 SW 27 48
Clearing shower
8 17 70% < 1mm Nil WSW 29 62 W 28 57
Windy with showers
8 15 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 40 66 W 41 56
Clearing shower
6 18 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
14 23 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 28 48 S 33 47
Windy
6 19 5% < 1mm Nil W 40 41 WSW 39 25
Possible thunderstorm
10 20 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 46 33 WNW 48 38
Clearing shower
22 30 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 18 72 WSW 17 50
Windy
14 23 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 32 28 WSW 33 9
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23:58 EST

Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.

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22:54 EST

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SA weather: Power outages continue after three nights in the dark

21:53 EST

Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.