Western Australian Weather

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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

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

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

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

  • Thursday Late shower, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Mostly sunny, very warm 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
Fri 23/08 Sat 24/08 Sun 25/08

24.5°C

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

35.6°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

37.0°C

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:

38.0°C

West Roebuck
Avg: Rec:

38.0°C

West Roebuck
Avg: Rec:

-3.3°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-1.2°C

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:

-3.3°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:
 

-3.8°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

37km/h

North Island
Windiest

92km/h

Barimunya

51km/h

Busselton

64km/h

North Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.4mm

Oake Marsh Farm
Avg: Rec:
- -

2.4mm

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
 

47.4mm

Bickley
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 Monthly Summaries

August 2019
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
7.4 -0.9 19.6 +0.5 77.2 63
6.2 -1.4 18.6 +1.0 61.4 52
7.3 - 17.4 - 128.8 -
10.4 -1.2 24.5 +1.4 8.4 48
6.4 +0.7 18.8 +0.1 14.2 65
7.7 +0.2 18.8 -0.6 29.0 107
15.0 +0.1 31.9 +1.6 0.0 0
7.1 -1.6 22.2 -0.5 0.0 0
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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Great looking week ahead for snow resorts

14:12 EST

A mix of sunny and warmer than average days and cold, snowy days will greet skiers and snowboarders at the resorts this week.

QLD forecast summary

12:22 EST

A weak low pressure trough will clip the southeast of Queensland tomorrow, although unlikely to generate any significant rain, with only a few isolated showers expected and mainly coastal.

Menindee jujube and grape growers halt season, while citrus hangs on amid drought and poor water conditions

08:19 EST

Tony Lombardo and his brother Charlie have been growing fruit and vegetables on their land in Menindee for decades.