Western Australian Weather

WA
Fri 22:00 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the southwest and south. Mostly sunny, very warm in the north.

  • Sunday Windy with rain, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Late shower, cool-to-cold in the south. Late showers, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Monday Windy with showers, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Showers/storms, cool-to-cold in the south. Clearing showers, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Sunny, warm in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Isolated showers, cool-to-cold in the southwest and south. Mostly sunny, hot in the north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 05/08 Thu 06/08 Fri 07/08

26.3°C

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

34.2°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

33.7°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

33.3°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

34.9°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

-1.6°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-0.4°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

-1.2°C

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:
 

-1.2°C

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:

NE 46km/h

Cape Naturaliste
Windiest

66km/h

Esperance

64km/h

Bedout Island

62km/h

Bedout Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

75.0mm

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

9.0mm

Esperance
Avg: Rec:
 

103.6mm

Mettler
Avg: Rec:
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 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
02:20 WST
ENE 9 11 11.7 4.2 8.6 60 3 0.0 1019.3
02:20 WST
ENE 7 7 8.7 4.5 6.0 75 2 0.0 -
02:20 WST
NE 13 15 7.2 6.8 3.9 97 1 0.2 1022.2
02:20 WST
ENE 11 11 17.0 10.4 15.0 65 3 0.0 1015.4
02:20 WST
SE 11 11 4.8 1.1 0.8 77 1 0.0 1022.9
02:20 WST
W 9 11 8.7 7.9 6.4 95 1 4.4 1021.1
02:20 WST
ESE 15 17 15.3 2.5 10.8 42 7 0.0 1014.6
03:50 WST
E 11 11 5.9 1.0 1.9 71 2 0.0 1021.1
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Weather News

Flash flooding tipped as a powerful cold front and cloud band head for WA

18:12 EST

Western Australia is set to be drenched from Sunday as a powerful cold front combines with a cloud band to produce thunderstorms and heavy falls which could lead to flash flooding.

Snow falls over Flinders Ranges, creating alpine scenes in South Australia's north

15:16 EST

Snow has fallen across parts of South Australia including as far north as the upper Flinders Ranges, transforming the usually parched landscape into a scene likened to the North Pole.