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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers in the west and south. Very warm in the north. Cool in the south.

  • Wednesday Rain areas developing inland. Very warm in the north, cool in the south.

  • Thursday Rain developing over central parts. Very warm in the north, cooler in the south.

  • Friday Cloud and rain increasing over inland parts. Warm, dry and sunny in the north.

  • Saturday Winds easing throughout the day. Warm in the north. Patchy rain areas over central and south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/08 Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08

30.4°C

Argyle Ap
Hottest

38.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

38.5°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

38.0°C

Wyndham Ap

38.7°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap

8.2°C

Salmon Gums
Coldest

3.8°C

Bulga Downs

0.8°C

Southern Cross Ap

0.3°C

Salmon Gums

-6.0°C

Pingelly

SE 38km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

68km/h

Rottnest Island

74km/h

Forrest

53km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.0mm

Tamar

4.8mm

Roelands

13.2mm

Cape Leeuwin

13.2mm

Cape Leeuwin
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 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 %
Late shower
12 22 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 70 NE 15 50
Possible shower
14 23 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 72 SW 16 51
Mostly sunny
11 20 30% 1-5mm Nil E 8 83 ENE 4 66
Clearing shower
11 20 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 11 86 E 13 63
Late shower
11 23 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
15 27 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 52 SSW 21 55
Mostly sunny
9 22 70% < 1mm Nil E 17 58 ENE 16 34
Mostly sunny
7 20 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 28 SE 22 19
Sunny
11 25 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 16 E 16 11
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Weather News

Hobart longing for rain

16:27 EST

Hobart could be having its first wetter than average month since January tomorrow.

Has the 2017 snow season peaked?

13:30 EST

The current natural snow depth in the alps may be the best we see for the 2017 season.

NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.