Western Australian Weather

 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Showers/storms, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Rain, cool-to-mild in the south. Few showers/storms north, mainly northeast. Mostly sunny, hot over remaining north.

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

  • Saturday Fog then sunny, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, warm in the south. Sunny, warm in the northwest. Late shower, hot in the northeast.

  • Sunday Mostly cloudy, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the south. Sunny, warm in the northwest. Late shower, very warm in the northeast.

  • Monday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest. Mostly cloudy, cool-to-mild in the south. Sunny, warm 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
Mon 01/03 Tue 02/03 Wed 03/03

32.8°C

Giles
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

39.3°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

38.9°C

Argyle Aerodrome
Avg: Rec:

39.9°C

Argyle Aerodrome
Avg: Rec:

39.9°C

Argyle Aerodrome
Avg: Rec:

17.1°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

13.1°C

Ongerup
Avg: Rec:

15.8°C

Forrest
Avg: Rec:

25.0°C

Giles
Avg: Rec:

13.0°C

Windy Harbour
Avg: Rec:

WNW 50km/h

Cocos Island Ap
Windiest

66km/h

Gooseberry Hill

81km/h

Gooseberry Hill

94km/h

CHRISTMAS CREEK
-

5.0mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

85.8mm

Exmouth Town
Avg: Rec:

98.8mm

Hill Springs
Avg: Rec:

0.0mm

Giles
Avg: Rec:

98.8mm

Hill Springs
Avg: Rec:
Western Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.8°C at
Roebourne in 1998
Lowest 10.7°C at
Manjimup in 2005
Highest 35.0°C at
Pardoo in 2016
Lowest -0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1946
Highest 438.0mm at
Truscott in 2005

Western Australia Monthly Summaries

March 2021
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
17.9 +1.2 27 27.3 -2.3 29.8 151
25 18.8 +4.5 25 25.3 -2.4 3.0 15
17.5 - 22.8 - 1.6 -
22.3 +0.1 28.4 -3.3 11.2 69
17.7 +1.6 28.6 -0.9 16.8 66
101 18.2 +2.2 101 21.5 -3.7 6.6 29
24.9 -0.6 32.6 -1.4 0.0 0
23.6 +2.9 37.0 +3.2 0.0 0
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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

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Severe storms hitting WA

15:51 EDT

A mass of tropical air is plunging over Western Australia today, causing heavy rain and severe thunderstorms across the state's western and southwestern inland.

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