Western Australian Weather

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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Sunny, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the south. Sunny, hot in the north.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Sunny, cool-to-mild in the south. Sunny, hot in the north.

  • Friday Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the southwest and south. Sunny, hot in the north.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest and south. Mostly sunny, warm in the northwest. Sunny, hot in the northeast.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 13/10 Mon 14/10 Tue 15/10

30.2°C

Halls Creek
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

42.2°C

Wyndham Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.3°C

Argyle Aerodrome
Avg: Rec:

42.0°C

Fitzroy Crossing Ap
Avg: Rec:

44.1°C

Mardie
Avg: Rec:

4.9°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

3.5°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

0.4°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:
 

0.4°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

40km/h

North Island
Windiest

59km/h

Telfer Ap

66km/h

Telfer Ap

66km/h

Giles
-

0.4mm last hr

Shannon
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

15.6mm

Warra Jarra
Avg: Rec:
- -

11.2mm

Barrett Meadows
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

29.2mm

Jarrahdale
Avg: Rec:
- -
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group 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
00:30 WST
NW 9 13 11.1 10.2 9.4 94 1 2.2 1023.4
00:30 WST
WSW 15 19 27.2 17.9 27.1 57 6 0.0 1010.5
00:30 WST
- 0 0 6.6 6.0 5.7 96 1 0.0 1025.5
00:30 WST
S 31 44 17.9 13.2 12.8 74 4 0.0 1017.4
00:30 WST
SSW 9 13 11.6 8.6 9.5 82 1 1.2 1019.3
00:30 WST
S 20 33 23.9 7.4 19.4 35 13 0.0 1014.0
00:30 WST
S 13 17 12.8 1.2 8.5 45 6 0.0 1021.9
00:30 WST
S 11 17 12.5 8.2 9.9 75 2 0.0 1025.1
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