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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

29.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

40.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap

39.4°C

Gascoyne Junction

39.0°C

Leonora Ap

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

7.0°C

Jacup
Coldest

8.7°C

Windy Harbour

9.5°C

Ongerup
 

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

WSW 42km/h

Legendre Island
Windiest

66km/h

Gooseberry Hill

74km/h

Morawa Ap

66km/h

Esperance Ap
-

0.6mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
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 Daily Summaries

Friday January 20, 2017
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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Weather News

Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

18:03 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

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.