Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Showers, cold in the southwest. Showers/storms, cold in the south. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

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

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

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

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the southwest and 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
Thu 29/07 Fri 30/07 Sat 31/07

32.4°C

Argyle Aerodrome
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

38.1°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

38.1°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

37.7°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

37.0°C

Wyndham Airport
Avg: Rec:

6.9°C

Esperance Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

5.0°C

Jurien Bay
Avg: Rec:

1.5°C

Ongerup
Avg: Rec:

-2.1°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

-2.1°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

SSW 48km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

120km/h

Cape Leeuwin

100km/h

Cape Leeuwin

118km/h

Cape Leeuwin
-
no rain last hr Wettest

37.2mm

Shannon
Avg: Rec:

29.0mm

Northcliffe
Avg: Rec:

29.8mm

Huntly
Avg: Rec:

29.6mm

Shannon
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 2021
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
5.3 - 12.3 - 21.2 -
16.6 +1.7 81 27.3 -3.1 0.0 0
9.0 +1.4 25 13.6 -4.1 25 20.6 17
9.7 -1.9 21.2 -2.0 76 0.0 0
96 3.2 -4.4 18.9 -0.4 103 0.0 0
7.8 -0.9 21.3 -1.6 0.0 0
5.7 +0.0 80 14.2 -4.5 79 0.0 0
9.7 +1.4 27 15.1 -4.0 28 8.8 7
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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