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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Hot with rain and storms north, heavy interior. Heating up in the west. Mild in far south.

  • Saturday Hot with showers & storms inland, mainly interior. Hot west coast & southwest ahead of cooler change.

  • Sunday Hot with showers and storms inland and east. Cooler change crossing south. Warm west coast.

  • Monday Hot with showers and storms north, heavy interior. Mild & clearing in far south. Heating up in west.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01

29.8°C

West Roebuck
Hottest

40.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap

39.4°C

Gascoyne Junction

39.0°C

Leonora Ap

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

11.6°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

8.7°C

Windy Harbour

9.5°C

Ongerup
 

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

WSW 44km/h

Legendre Island
Windiest

66km/h

Gooseberry Hill

74km/h

Morawa Ap

66km/h

Esperance Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

77.0mm

Ruby Plains

134.8mm

Telfer Ap
 

179.5mm

Kingston Rest
Western Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.8°C at
Mundrabilla Station in 1979
Lowest 13.9°C at
Mount Barker in 1917
Highest 35.5°C at
Wittenoom in 2003
Lowest 0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1921
Highest 504.8mm at
Kuri Bay in 1982

Western Australia Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
07:30 WST
E 9 19 18.6 9.7 18.6 56 4 0.0 1012.7
07:30 WST
ESE 11 17 16.8 9.7 16.8 63 3 0.0 1013.7
07:30 WST
NNW 9 11 17.2 8.9 17.2 58 4 0.2 1013.6
07:20 WST
S 31 39 20.5 15.4 20.5 72 4 0.0 1008.2
07:20 WST
SE 22 30 19.7 11.5 19.7 59 5 0.0 1013.0
07:30 WST
SSE 15 26 20.0 13.0 20.0 64 4 0.0 1011.9
07:20 WST
WNW 19 24 29.5 23.6 33.9 70 5 6.8 1005.0
10:00 WST
NNW 17 19 25.6 23.2 27.0 86 2 0.0 1008.9
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Weather News

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10:45 EDT

Severe weather will spread over parts of eastern Australia today after a wild night in the nation's south.

Pineapple farmers apply 'sunblock' to fruit as Queensland heatwave reaches peak

09:58 EDT

Pineapple farmers on the Sunshine Coast are concerned their fruit will burn and become unsaleable as a heatwave in south east Queensland reaches its peak today.

SA weather: Thousands without power after wild storms cross state

09:45 EDT

About 33,000 properties are without power in South Australia, with Adelaide being the hardest hit, after a storm front crossed the state last night.