Western Australian Weather

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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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 shower, cool-to-mild in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

28.3°C

Argyle Aerodrome
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

34.2°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

34.3°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

34.4°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

34.9°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

7.9°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

1.7°C

Newdegate
Avg: Rec:

0.2°C

Newdegate
Avg: Rec:

-1.0°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

-1.0°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

S 31km/h

North Island
Windiest

72km/h

Cape Naturaliste

85km/h

Red Rocks Point

83km/h

Red Rocks Point
-

0.2mm last hr

Red Rocks Point
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

37.2mm

Katanning
Avg: Rec:

103.6mm

Mettler
Avg: Rec:

41.2mm

Hopetoun
Avg: Rec:
- -

29.4mm

Hopetoun North
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Wednesday August 5, 2020
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
ALBANY AIRPORT 7.2 24
BUNBURY 0.8 24
GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE 3.2 24
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 0.4 24
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

Rare blanketing for Launceston with more wild weather on the way

17:28 EST

Tasmania's wintry blast continued overnight, with Launceston in the state's north receiving its most significant snowfall since the early 1970s.

Rain looms for some drought-weary parts of Australia

17:22 EST

Useful rain will spread over South Australia, Victoria, NSW, and southern Queensland during the second half of this week.