Western Australian Weather

WA
Tue 06:20 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the southwest and south. Mostly sunny, warm in the northwest. Sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Wednesday Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Showers increasing, cool-to-mild in the south. Sunny, hot in the north.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Mostly cloudy, cool-to-cold in the south. Sunny, hot in the north.

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

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

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 08/05 Sun 09/05 Mon 10/05

30.6°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

36.6°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

37.1°C

West Roebuck
Avg: Rec:

37.0°C

West Roebuck
Avg: Rec:

38.1°C

Mandora
Avg: Rec:

7.5°C

Collie East
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

2.8°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

4.1°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

12.0°C

Giles
Avg: Rec:

0.2°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

E 48km/h

Bedout Island
Windiest

61km/h

Cocos Island Ap

62km/h

Bedout Island

61km/h

Bedout Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

41.0mm

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:

9.0mm

Hopetoun North
Avg: Rec:

0.0mm

Giles
Avg: Rec:

118.6mm

Roebourne Airport
Avg: Rec:
Western Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.7°C at
Nyang in 2016
Lowest 7.8°C at
Mount Barker in 1908
Highest 29.6°C at
Troughton Island in 2016
Lowest -5.6°C at
Wandering in 1964
Highest 286.5mm at
Cape Leveque in 1949

Western Australia Monthly Summaries

May 2021
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
11.0 +0.6 23.2 +1.0 51.6 59
11.5 +2.4 22.0 +1.0 24.2 25
11.6 - 20.1 - 73.2 -
16.5 +1.7 25.3 -1.1 51.6 159
10.5 +1.8 21.6 +0.8 12.4 50
12.7 +2.1 22.7 +1.6 0.2 1
21.4 +3.2 33.5 +1.9 0.4 1
64 15.6 +4.3 64 27.6 +3.8 8.4 41
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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