Western Australian Weather

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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.

  • Wednesday Showers increasing, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Showers, cool-to-cold in the 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

34.0°C

Kalumburu
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:

14.3°C

Jacup
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-0.4°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

-1.2°C

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:

-2.9°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:

-2.9°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:

NE 44km/h

Cape Naturaliste
Windiest

66km/h

Esperance

64km/h

Bedout Island

64km/h

Gooseberry Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

75.0mm

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

9.0mm

Esperance
Avg: Rec:

6.4mm

Eucla
Avg: Rec:

6.4mm

Eucla
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 Monthly Summaries

August 2020
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
7.5 -0.8 17.9 -1.2 24 15.0 12
6.5 -1.1 17.2 -0.4 21 6.4 5
8.2 - 15.3 - 114.8 -
12.4 +0.8 23.6 +0.5 71 0.0 0
6.2 +0.4 16.6 -2.1 76 0.8 4
54 11.2 +3.7 16.8 -2.6 17.8 66
12.8 -2.1 28.2 -2.1 0.0 0
9.4 +0.6 22.2 -0.5 3.2 33
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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