Western Australian Weather

WA
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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

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

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

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

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

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

25.3°C

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

34.9°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

34.2°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

34.3°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

34.9°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

1.0°C

Newdegate
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

0.0°C

York
Avg: Rec:

1.7°C

Newdegate
Avg: Rec:
 

0.0°C

York
Avg: Rec:

SE 57km/h

Cape Leeuwin
Windiest

53km/h

North Island

72km/h

Cape Naturaliste

83km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.0mm

Christmas Island Ap
Avg: Rec:

37.2mm

Katanning
Avg: Rec:
 

37.2mm

Katanning
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
10 15 90% 1-5mm Nil SSE 36 94 SSE 31 85
Mostly sunny
15 27 10% < 1mm Nil W 3 69 W 19 52
Possible shower
4 17 30% < 1mm Slight SSE 15 90 S 24 63
Mostly sunny
13 23 40% < 1mm Nil SW 20 61 WSW 29 64
Possible shower
10 22 40% < 1mm Nil E 41 50 E 29 51
Possible shower
11 20 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 20 78 SSW 27 57
Windy
13 28 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 25 9 NW 34 13
Possible shower
4 12 70% < 1mm Slight NNW 7 65 W 8 51
Frost then sunny
1 16 20% < 1mm High - - - -
Mostly cloudy
5 17 20% < 1mm Slight SSE 14 79 SSW 24 64
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South coast farmers have recorded their first significant rainfall in years, with the Bureau of Meteorology warning of potential flooding overnight.