Western Australian Weather

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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

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

  • Friday Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the southwest. Showers and breezy, cool-to-cold in the south. Mostly sunny, very warm in the north.

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

  • Sunday Sunny, cool-to-mild in the southwest and south. Sunny, very warm in the north.

  • Monday Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Sunny, cool-to-mild 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
Mon 06/07 Tue 07/07 Wed 08/07

27.5°C

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

31.9°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

32.0°C

YAMPI SOUND (DEFENCE)
Avg: Rec:
- -

32.6°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

35.8°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

6.0°C

Jacup
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

1.9°C

Southern Cross Ap
Avg: Rec:

-2.2°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

-2.8°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

-3.4°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

SE 38km/h

North Island
Windiest

98km/h

Cape Leeuwin

70km/h

Cape Leeuwin

53km/h

Cocos Island Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

58.3mm

Walpole Forestry
Avg: Rec:
- -

17.7mm

Walpole Forestry
Avg: Rec:
- -

16.6mm

Dalyup Park
Avg: Rec:
- -

11.0mm

Albany
Avg: Rec:
Western Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 38.3°C at
Kalumburu in 2016
Lowest 0.0°C at
Wongan Hills in 2013
Highest 27.1°C at
Cocos Island Ap in 2016
Lowest -6.7°C at
Booylgoo Spring in 1969
Highest 320.6mm at
Bickley in 1996

Western Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers increasing
10 19 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 20 80 NNW 24 67
Possible shower
10 21 90% 1-5mm Nil NNE 21 76 WNW 23 58
Showers increasing
11 19 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 21 78 NNW 28 66
Possible shower
9 19 90% 1-5mm Nil N 26 82 NNW 29 63
Possible shower
5 18 60% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
11 23 70% 5-10mm Nil ESE 12 65 SW 20 56
Mostly sunny
5 22 40% 1-5mm Slight NNE 12 66 NNW 22 41
Mostly sunny
8 20 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 26 SE 14 13
Sunny
8 23 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 16 ENE 12 9
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Weather News

Launceston council received $10m drought grant for 'creative precinct'

12:16 EST

The Federal Government awarded Launceston, in Tasmania's north, a $10-million drought recovery grant to help build a "creative precinct" in the city's CBD, while knocking back a request for help from an east coast council that suffered one of its driest years on record.

BOM issues La Nina watch, strengthening hopes the drought could end

10:31 EST

A La Nina watch has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology for the first time since February 2018, strengthening evidence that Australia may be heading out of drought.