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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot. Thunderstorms over the interio and extreme north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01

38.1°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

40.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap

39.4°C

Gascoyne Junction

38.9°C

Leonora Ap

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

19.7°C

Esperance Ntc
Coldest

8.7°C

Windy Harbour

9.5°C

Ongerup

6.0°C

Jarrahwood

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

WNW 44km/h

Onslow Ap
Windiest

66km/h

Gooseberry Hill

74km/h

Morawa Ap

66km/h

Esperance Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

77.0mm

Ruby Plains

134.8mm

Telfer Ap

41.8mm

Warmun

44.2mm

Kalumburu
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 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 28 43 S 16 28
Sunny
16 34 30% < 1mm Nil SE 26 31 S 27 36
Sunny
12 30 5% < 1mm Nil E 14 43 SW 12 37
Mostly sunny
13 22 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 9 51 SE 23 44
Sunny
12 33 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
22 37 30% 1-5mm Nil SSE 29 42 SSW 32 48
Sunny
14 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 50 ESE 20 16
Cloudy
17 21 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 31 80% 5-10mm Nil WSW 18 69 W 20 67
Thunderstorms
23 31 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 28 67 SE 27 54
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