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Western Australia Forecast

  • 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
Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12

36.8°C

Telfer Ap
Hottest

43.9°C

Telfer Ap

45.0°C

Telfer Ap

45.0°C

Marble Bar

45.1°C

Warmun

14.0°C

Shannon
Coldest

7.7°C

Jacup

5.0°C

Eyre
 

2.5°C

Jarrahwood

WNW 42km/h

Bedout Island
Windiest

81km/h

Giles

75km/h

Troughton Island

87km/h

Halls Creek
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no rain last hr Wettest

40.0mm

Theda

46.0mm

Kalumburu
 

104.2mm

Christmas Island Ap
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

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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.