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 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 %
Showers
9 16 90% 5-10mm Nil W 32 91 W 29 79
Mostly sunny
17 27 40% < 1mm Nil SW 3 71 WSW 20 54
Showers
9 17 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 22 84 WSW 26 68
Mostly sunny
16 23 60% < 1mm Nil SSW 15 73 SW 22 72
Possible shower
9 20 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
14 19 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 23 80 WSW 25 73
Windy
14 23 30% < 1mm Nil W 19 43 WNW 29 29
Cloudy
10 17 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 32 70 W 34 52
Showers easing
7 17 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Showers
11 19 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 28 77 WSW 30 71
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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.