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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Hot with rain and storms north, heavy inland. 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 and storms inland. Hot west coast & southwest ahead of cooler change.

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

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

29.5°C

Port Hedland Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Eucla

40.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap

39.0°C

Paraburdoo Ap

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

12.0°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

7.0°C

Jarrahwood

8.7°C

Windy Harbour
 

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

S 44km/h

North Island
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
 

160.0mm

Home Valley
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
16 19 40% < 1mm Nil SW 30 63 SW 30 54
Showers
27 31 70% 5-10mm Nil NW 21 81 WNW 22 77
Mostly sunny
14 26 5% < 1mm Nil SW 23 54 SW 23 40
Windy
21 26 5% < 1mm Nil S 37 75 SSW 41 68
Mostly sunny
19 27 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 13 74 S 22 73
Mostly sunny
17 26 5% < 1mm Nil S 38 58 SSW 42 51
Thunderstorms
22 31 90% 10-20mm Nil N 25 77 N 23 57
Mostly sunny
19 33 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 61 SW 23 30
Mostly sunny
14 29 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Increasing sunshine
15 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 26 60 SW 32 48
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Weather News

Severe winds lash Mudgee, causing mass power outage, damage to cars and buildings

08:09 EDT

Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.

Kimberley flooding: Warnings ignored as wild weather lashes WA's north

20:11 EDT

Authorities are growing frustrated with people continuing to drive across fast-moving creek crossings, as hundreds of millimetres of rain swells river catchments across WA's north.

What the UV rating really means for your skin

19:11 EDT

A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.