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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

37.6°C

Roebourne Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Eucla

40.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap

39.4°C

Gascoyne Junction

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

17.5°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

7.0°C

Jarrahwood

8.7°C

Windy Harbour

9.5°C

Ongerup

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

SSW 42km/h

Cape Naturaliste
Windiest

77km/h

Rottnest Island

66km/h

Gooseberry Hill

74km/h

Morawa Ap
-

1.0mm last hr

Broome Ap
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 38 SW 28 36
Sunny
17 30 10% < 1mm Nil S 23 45 SSW 33 50
Sunny
14 30 5% < 1mm Nil S 5 46 WSW 21 46
Sunny
14 24 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 4 53 S 21 54
Sunny
16 38 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
21 27 10% < 1mm Nil SW 25 71 SW 34 70
Sunny
18 34 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 15 52 SE 8 21
Clearing shower
18 26 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 19 61 SE 21 66
Clearing shower
27 32 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 19 70 WNW 22 71
Possible shower
22 34 60% 1-5mm Nil N 19 65 N 21 46
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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.