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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Heavy rain in the far N, showers & storms inland. Hot throughout. Southerlies along the W coast.

  • Wednesday Very hot for central and northern parts. Storms and showers, especally Kimberley.

  • Thursday Showers & storms over central inland and Kimberley. Hot and sunny along west coast.

  • Friday Strong winds across north coast. Showers and storms north, dry south.

  • Saturday Hot to very hot throughout. Gusty showers in the Pilbara, dry elsewhere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 20/01 Sun 21/01 Mon 22/01

39.1°C

Onslow Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Nyang

44.0°C

Wiluna Airport

45.0°C

Nyang

46.2°C

Nyang

17.3°C

Rocky Gully
Coldest

15.0°C

Rocky Gully

9.0°C

Windy Harbour

10.0°C

Rocky Gully

4.6°C

Jarrahwood

NE 35km/h

Meekatharra Ap
Windiest

107km/h

Paraburdoo Ap

77km/h

Norseman Ap

100km/h

Broome Ntc
-

53.0mm last hr

Cocos Island Ap
Wettest

53.0mm

Theda

42.8mm

Paynes Find

26.0mm

Mount Magnet

53.0mm

Cocos Island 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
(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 22 5% < 1mm Nil S 10 58 SSW 18 51
Mostly sunny
26 34 30% 1-5mm Nil WSW 20 73 W 27 68
Increasing sunshine
14 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 56 WSW 23 45
Windy
23 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 34 75 - -
Possible thunderstorm
19 33 50% 1-5mm Nil E 18 49 SE 22 67
Mostly sunny
19 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 30 69 SSW 39 64
Sunny
27 42 20% < 1mm Nil NE 28 18 NE 16 13
Possible thunderstorm
21 34 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 58 S 14 35
Mostly sunny
17 33 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Increasing sunshine
19 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 16 60 SW 30 46
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