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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Showers/storms in the north, mostly dry elsewhere. Hot in the southeast, very hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Very hot in the E and N. Thunder in the Kimberley. Windy, showers and storms in the south.

  • Sunday Showers and storms for the southwest. fresh winds in the southwest, mostly clear north.

  • Monday Windy, showers and storms in the southwest. Hot in the north grading to mild in the south.

  • Tuesday Very hot over inland Kimberley and Pilbara. Cool in the southwith wind and rain easing.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12

39.8°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

42.9°C

Argyle Ap

43.9°C

Telfer Ap

45.0°C

Telfer Ap

45.1°C

Warmun

16.5°C

Munglinup West
Coldest

8.9°C

Collie East

7.7°C

Jacup

5.0°C

Eyre

2.5°C

Jarrahwood

SSW 40km/h

Garden Island
Windiest

90km/h

Forrest

81km/h

Giles

75km/h

Troughton Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.2mm

Mundrabilla Station

40.0mm

Theda

46.0mm

Kalumburu

46.0mm

Kalumburu
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

Western Australia Daily Summaries

Friday December 15, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
13 - 25 - 0.0
28.6 +2.1 33 -1 0.0
10 -3 25 -2 0.0
21.8 +1.1 29 +0 0.0
9.1 -6.0 25 -1 0.0
19.2 +2.6 36 +4 0.0
16.4 +0.1 29 +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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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.