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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.

  • Monday . .

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

30.6°C

Meekatharra Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Eucla

40.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap

39.0°C

Paraburdoo Ap

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

13.1°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
(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
14 28 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 46 SW 25 40
Sunny
17 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 24 42 SSW 36 43
Sunny
11 27 5% < 1mm Nil SE 7 52 WSW 17 51
Mostly sunny
14 21 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 7 57 S 17 53
Sunny
13 32 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
20 29 10% < 1mm Nil S 30 54 SW 34 57
Mostly sunny
15 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 56 SSE 12 25
Clearing shower
18 25 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 69 SSE 21 68
Showers
27 31 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 19 73 WNW 23 73
Thunderstorms
22 32 90% 5-10mm Nil N 19 70 N 18 57
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Weather News

Cattle prepare for simulated heatwave for Queensland study into their welfare, performance

10:49 EDT

Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

10:15 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 effect the area within days.

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.