Western Australian Weather

WA
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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Late shower, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Sunny, cool-to-mild in the south. Sunny, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Sunday Heavy showers, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Showers, cool-to-cold in the south. Showers, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Monday Showers, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Showers, cool-to-cold in the south. Sunny, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Late shower, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Showers, cool-to-cold in the south. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Clearing shower, cool-to-cold in the south. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Sunny, very warm in the northeast.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 12/08 Thu 13/08 Fri 14/08

36.0°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

36.8°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

37.2°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

36.7°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

37.3°C

Wyndham Airport
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14.9°C

Cape Leeuwin
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

1.1°C

York
Avg: Rec:

1.3°C

Cunderdin Airport
Avg: Rec:

0.0°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

-2.9°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:

N 40km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

51km/h

Colpoys Point

50km/h

Wyndham Airport

51km/h

Rottnest Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

31.2mm

Cheyne Beach
Avg: Rec:
- -

21.0mm

Walpole Forestry
Avg: Rec:
- -

8.6mm

Rottnest Island
Avg: Rec:

9.0mm

Rottnest Island
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 Daily Summaries

Saturday August 15, 2020
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
7.2 - 19.3 - 0.2
11.9 -3.0 32.9 +2.6 0.0
11.7 +4.1 19.7 +2.1 2.2
8.6 -3.0 24.3 +1.2 0.0
4.0 -3.5 19.0 -0.4 0.4
8.7 +0.0 21.8 -0.9 0.0
4.5 -1.2 22.1 +3.4 0.0
10.0 +1.7 21.8 +2.7 0.6
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Weather News

Wettest August in years for far western NSW

11:08 EST

After widespread falls last week, another rain band swept much of NSW during Friday, making monthly totals already exceed the average in some places.   Bourke and Cobar collected 13mm from this last rain event, which makes the total rainfall so far this month exceed 30 and 40mm, respectively.

Increasing chances of La Nina rains for Australia

15:52 EST

The prospect of a wet and stormy spring is increasing for large parts of Australia, with the U.S.