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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Hot with rain and storms north, heavy interior. Warm west & far south, light showers far south.

  • 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
Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01

37.3°C

Roebourne Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Eucla

40.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap

39.4°C

Gascoyne Junction

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

16.9°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

7.0°C

Jarrahwood

8.7°C

Windy Harbour

9.5°C

Ongerup

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

WSW 53km/h

Esperance Ap
Windiest

77km/h

Rottnest Island

66km/h

Gooseberry Hill

74km/h

Morawa Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

98.8mm

Laverton Ap

77.0mm

Ruby Plains

134.8mm

Telfer Ap

135.0mm

Telfer Ap
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
13:10 WST
SW 11 13 23.7 10.4 23.7 43 8 0.0 1011.3
13:10 WST
SSW 15 19 24.9 8.4 24.9 35 12 0.0 -
13:10 WST
SW 31 43 19.3 8.1 19.3 48 10 0.2 1011.6
13:10 WST
SSW 39 50 25.7 16.5 26.5 56 11 0.0 1009.0
13:10 WST
SSW 24 39 34.4 12.1 33.1 26 28 0.0 1005.2
13:10 WST
S 22 28 23.2 17.9 23.2 72 4 0.0 1003.0
13:10 WST
NW 17 30 26.7 25.7 30.2 94 2 5.0 1005.5
15:40 WST
N 31 35 30.5 22.3 34.0 61 9 0.2 1006.1
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Weather News

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.

Climate Council warns Queensland will be hard hit by violent storms as the earth warms up

13:51 EDT

The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.